No matter what number, statistic or measure you use to determine a professional quarterback’s performance level, you will find the same name near the top of every list.
After surrendering three goals to the Auburn Tigers last Sunday, goalkeeper Julie Eckel and the Tennessee defense turned in a great performance in Starkville to keep Mississippi State off the score sheet.
The Tennessee Titans just can’t seem to get the monkey off their back. They let one slip away, yet again, to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday.
Coming into Saturday’s game at Regal Stadium, goalkeeper Julie Eckel and the Tennessee Volunteers had only allowed one goal on the season. But the Auburn Tigers managed to score three, putting an end to Tennessee’s undefeated season.
The numbers speak for themselves: 13-for-16, 209 yards, and four touchdowns. Marcus Mariota was nearly perfect in his first NFL game, and on Sunday he’ll be hoping to build on that in a battle with the Cleveland Browns.
The Vols take on the Western Carolina Catamounts Saturday. Here are 15 fun facts about the game.