Vols Drop in Poll Following U.A.B. Scare

Tennessee's performance against U.A.B. earned the Vols a drop in the A.P. Top 25 poll.

U-T is number-6 in the latest poll....that's after starting the year with a Pre-Season Number-3 rating by the Associated Press.

The Vols eked out a 17-10 victory in their home opener, but were 23-point favorites.

U.A.B. had a chance to tie it late in the 4th quarter, but missed a 4th down pass into the end zone.

The Vols Justin Harrell does earn S.E.C. Defensive Lineman of the Week honors.

The Junior Tackle had an interception to kill a Blazers threat deep in UT territory.