Butch Jones met with the media on Monday as he previewed the Vols' game at South Carolina. Jones updated the quarterback situation and more: Media Monday: Jones Previews SC Game.
The Vols won a high-scoring 45-39 contest at LSU on Oct. 28, 1989. More than 900 total yards of total offense were piled up. Chuck Webb ran for 132 yards while Andy Kelly threw for 180.
On Oct. 28, 2000, the Vols upset No. 17 South Carolina, in Columbia, 17-14. Travis Henry's TD with 26 seconds left in regulation gave the Vols the upset win. He ran for 115 yards and both of the Vols TDs in the game.
OCTOBER 28 (13-4)
1899 L, 0-51 University of the South
1905 L, 6-11 University of the South
1911 L, 0-16 North Carolina State
1916 W, 24-0 Florida (N) @ Tampa, Florida.
1922 W, 49-0 MISSISSIPPI
1933 W, 13-6 FLORIDA
1939 W, 17-0 MERCER
1944 W, 26-7 CLEMSON
1950 W, 27-20 WASHINGTON & LEE
1961 W, 20-7 CHATTANOOGA
1967 W, 17-14 LOUISIANA STATE
1972 W, 34-2 HAWAI'I
1978 L, 21-34 Mississippi State (N) @ Memphis, Tenn.
1989 W, 45-39 Louisiana State
1995 W, 56-21 SOUTH CAROLINA
2000 W, 17-14 No. 17 South Carolina
2006 W, 31-24 South Carolina
|Robert Ayers||DE||New York Giants||BYE||BYE|
|Eric Berry||DB||Kansas City Chiefs||Def. St. Louis 34-7||Inactive, injured|
|Tyler Bray||QB||Kansas City Chiefs||Def. St. Louis 34-7||Injured Reserve|
|Britton Colquitt||P||Denver Broncos||Def. San Diego 35-21||4 punts, 40.5 avg., 3 inside the 20|
|Dustin Colquitt||P||Kansas City Chiefs||Def. St. Louis 34-7||4 punts, 45.5 avg., 3 inside the 20|
|Morgan Cox||LS||Baltimore Ravens||Lost to Cincinnati 27-24||Injured Reserve|
|Arian Foster||RB||Houston Texans||Def. Tennessee 30-16||151 yds. rushing, 22 yds. receiving, 3 TDs|
|Ramon Foster||OT||Pittsburgh Steelers||Def. Indianapolis 51-34||Started at LG|
|Zach Fulton||G||Kansas City Chiefs||Def. St. Louis 34-7||Started at RG|
|Parys Haralson||LB||New Orleans Saints||Def. Green Bay 44-23||Played at OLB|
|Justin Hunter||WR||Tennessee Titans||Lost to Houston 30-16||Four receptions for 31 yards, 1 TD|
|Malik Jackson||DL||Denver Broncos||Def. San Diego 35-21||One tackle|
|Ja'Wuan James||OL||Miami Dolphins||Def. Jacksonville 27-13||Started at RT|
|Austin Johnson||FB||New Orleans Saints||Def. Green Bay 44-23||One reception for two yards|
|Peyton Manning||QB||Denver Broncos||Def. San Diego 35-21||25-35-286-3 touchdowns|
|Jerod Mayo||LB||New England Patriots||Def. Chicago 51-23||Injured Reserve|
|Jacques McClendon||OL||Jacksonville Jaguars||Lost to Miami 27-13||Played at G|
|Tony McDaniel||DT||Seattle Seahawks||Def. Carolina 13-9||Two tackles|
|Daniel McCullers||DT||Pittsburgh Steelers||Def. Indianapolis 51-34||One tackle|
|Robert Meachem||WR||New Orleans Saints||Def. Green Bay 44-23||Played at WR|
|Denarius Moore||WR||Oakland Raiders||Lost to Cleveland 23-13||One reception for five yards|
|Cordarrelle Patterson||WR||Minnesota Vikings||Def. Tampa Bay 19-13 OT||6 receptions for 86 yards, 10 yds. rushing|
|Tauren Poole||WR||Carolina Panthers||Lost to Seattle 13-9||Practice squad|
|Antonio Richardson||OL||Minnesota Vikings||Def. Tampa Bay 19-13 OT||Injured Reserve|
|Mychal Rivera||TE||Oakland Raiders||Lost to Cleveland 23-13||7 receptions for 83 yards, one tackle|
|Chris Scott||G||Carolina Panthers||Lost to Seattle 13-9||Practice squad|
|Matt Simms||QB||New York Jets||Lost to Buffalo 43-23||Practice squad|
|Jacques Smith||LB||Atlanta Falcons||Lost to Detroit 22-21||Practice squad|
|Luke Stocker||TE||Tampa Bay Bucs||Lost to Minnesota 19-13 OT||Started at TE|
|James Stone||OL||Atlanta Falcons||Lost to Detroit 22-21||Started at C|
|Dallas Thomas||OL||Miami Dolphins||Def. Jacksonville 27-13||Played at G|
|Scott Wells||OL||St. Louis Rams||Lost to Kansas City 34-7||Started at C|
|Dan Williams||DT||Arizona Cardinals||Def. Philadelphia 24-20||Started at DT, one QH|
|Jason Witten||TE||Dallas Cowboys||MNF||MNF|
Prior to a loss at South Carolina in 2012, the Vols had their most wins on any day without a loss on Oct. 27. Tennessee is 11-1 all-time on Oct. 27.
On Oct. 27, 2007. Tennessee beat South Carolina, 27-24 in overtime. Daniel Lincoln kicked the game-winning field goal in overtime from 27 yards out.
The Vols also beat No. 12 South Carolina on Oct. 27, 2001, 17-10. Travis Stephens ran for the game-winning 1-yard rush in the fourth quarter.
OCTOBER 27 (11-1)
1923 W, 7-3 Mississippi A&M (N)@ Memphis, Tenn.
1928 W, 26-7 WASHINGTON & LEE
1934 W, 14-6 DUKE
1945 W, 33-2 VILLANOVA
1951 W, 68-0 TENNESSEE TECH
1956 W, 34-7 MARYLAND
1962 W, 48-14 CHATTANOOGA
1973 W, 39-7 TEXAS CHRISTIAN
1984 W, 24-21 Georgia Tech
2001 W, 17-10 No. 12 SOUTH CAROLINA
2007 W, 27-24 No. 15 SOUTH CAROLINA (OT)
2012 L, 35-38 No. 17 South Carolina
Over the last 100 years, Oct. 26 is the latest date the Vols and Alabama have played. In 1996, led by Peyton Manning, the Vols beat No. 12 Alabama, 20-13.
OCTOBER 26 (9-4-1)
1901 L, 5-16 Nashville
1907 W, 34-0 MARYVILLE
1912 L, 6-33 University of the South (N)@ Chattanooga, Tenn.
1913 W, 9-0 DAVIDSON
1929 W, 30-0 Washington & Lee
1935 W, 25-14 CENTRE
1940 W, 14-0 FLORIDA
1946 L, 6-19 WAKE FOREST
1957 W, 16-0 Maryland
1963 W, 49-7 CHATTANOOGA
1974 W, 29-28 CLEMSON
1985 T, 6-6 GEORGIA TECH
1996 W, 20-13 No. 12 ALABAMA
2002 L, 14-34 No. 19 ALABAMA