Vols One Of 2 Schools With Players On All 8 NFL Playoff Teams

Tennessee and Miami (Fla.) are the only two schools to have active players on all eight remaining teams in the NFL Playoffs. The Vols (15) are second to the Hurricanes (18) in overall number of active players still competing in the playoffs according to NFL.com's rosters.

Tennessee is guaranteed of having a Super Bowl XLVI champion this year.

The following former Vols are still competing in the postseason: 

Baltimore: Morgan Cox
Denver: Robert Ayers, Britton Colquitt
Green Bay: Chad Clifton, Scott Wells
Houston: Jason Allen, Arian Foster
New England: Shaun Ellis, Jerod Mayo
New York Giants: Deon Grant
New Orleans: Jabari Greer, Aubrayo Franklin, Robert Meachem, Turk McBride
San Francisco: Parys Haralson

Here's a look at the top programs with players still competing in the postseason:

Miami (Fla.): 18
Tennessee: 15
Ohio State: 12
Boston College: 10
Alabama: 9
Notre Dame: 9
Oregon: 9
Texas: 9

Here are the numbers for SEC schools:

Tennessee: 15
Alabama: 9
Florida: 8
LSU: 7
Arkansas: 6
Georgia: 6
Auburn: 5
Mississippi State: 4
Ole Miss: 4
South Carolina: 4
Kentucky: 3
Vanderbilt: 0

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