By Michael Sisemore
After being defeated by Mississippi State, the Tigers now have two losses on the season in the SEC. Tennessee is coming off their bye week and they know a thing or two about losing, having lost 11-straight conference games. The Vols are going to hope that the rest will do them good as they take on a reeling Auburn team:
Mississippi State proved that it wasn’t so tough to shut down the Auburn offense, particularly the run game, and the good side about that is the Volunteers have an all-junior and senior-laden front seven. They may not have the talent of the Bulldogs but with the Auburn offensive line as beat up as it’s been, an experienced defensive front like the Big Orange has can certainly cause some problems and keep them in the game. It’s hard to believe that the Tigers have now gone three straight games with under 100 rushing yards. And that’s against defenses like Arkansas and Southern Miss.
What to expect: Though Auburn is struggling to run the football and keep the offense balanced, this Tennessee team is prone to making mistakes. I don’t see them breaking their conference losing streak. Tigers by...