A lot is being made on the Intertubes about Tennessee’s decision to turn down an opportunity to play Southern Cal in the 2011 opener at the Georgia Dome, but it’s the right call.
And not because it might be too big a challenge.
It’s that UT is no longer in the promote Lane Kiffin business any more. Why should it be providing any sort of opportunity to keep his name out in front?
Besides, why would you want to help do anything which might distract from this story?