Know Your Enemy: Tennessee

Opponent: Tennessee Volunteers (University Motto: You will know the truth and the truth will set you free. Which isn't bad. But they also say, "The State Is Our Campus," and is clearly inferior to The Gator Nation which "is everywhere.")

Location: Knoxville, Tennessee

Previous Game Against UF: 2006, lost to UF 21-20 in Knoxville.

This season: 1-1; 24th in the AP poll.

Notable Statistic: Taken directly from the UF game notes...

In 15 of the last 17 meetings, the team that has rushed the ball for more yards has emerged victorious. The 2002 game in Knoxville was an exception to this, when the Gators defeated the Volunteers, 30-13, despite gaining only 94 yards on the ground. The other exception was the 2000 season, when UF won 27-23 despite being out-rushed, 203-29.

Notable Player(s):
RB Arian Foster, taken directly from the UT game notes...

For his all-around efforts this season, Foster ranks tied for fourth in the SEC and tied for 20th among NCAA FBS players with 173.0 all-purpose yards per game. His 107.0-yard rushing average ranks sixth in the league and tied for 34th nationally.

QB Erik Ainge has five TDs and no picks in 83 attempts this season. He has completed 66% of his passes for 273.5 yards per game.

Unconfirmed Rumor About Team: Davy Crockett was a pansy.

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