November 12, 2013

Brice's Off the Beaten Path

It's the sixth year of "Brice's Off The Beaten Path," and 6-6 was the score at the close of the first quarter Saturday of Tennessee's homecoming against Auburn before the wheels fell off.


Auburn then scored six touchdowns during the second and third quarters. Both the Vols and Tigers had six different players record an offensive play of at least 10 yards. But Auburn's defense recorded six tackles for losses while the Vols' defense managed just three.


Rajion Neal notched the sixth 100-yard rushing game of his career on Saturday, with four of those performances coming this season.


Alas, the quest for six remains Tennessee's goal: the Vols need two more wins to get to six and bowl eligibility. The program is mired in a stretch of six consecutive seasons of at least six losses, the worst such streak in program history.


And now … it's on with 'The Path.'


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