Vols 27, Wildcats 8

In yesterday’s Battle of the Bottomdwellers, Tennessee finally met its match in the Kentucky Wildcats. All season long, the Vols have waited for a team that was as good or better at throwing away a victory, and Kentucky rose to the occasion.

All frustration aside, I was encouraged by Erik Ainge’s performance — as well as the continued success of Arian Foster. The same mistakes that haunted the Vols all year were still present, however, and the Vols have a long way to go and short time to get there until the Sept 2, 2006 game against U Cal Berkeley. Let the staff rearrangement begin…