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UT football players, recruits and coach react online to George Zimmerman verdict

George Zimmerman (Associated Press photo)

When George Zimmerman was acquitted of all charges after a highly publicized three-week trial, the news provoked angry reaction among some members of Tennessee’s football team.

Junior offensive linemen Antonio “Tiny” Richardson was one of several players to react immediately on Twitter.

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Tennessee football 2013 spring preview: Defensive line

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Tennessee’s first spring football season under new coach Butch Jones begins Saturday.

In the days leading up to the start of practice, we’ll take a position-by-position look at the Vols as they embark on a new season.

The defensive line will have a different look as the Vols transition back to the 4-3, but there are plenty of veterans in this group and it should be drastically improved from 2012. Coaches will be able to experiment with personnel this spring, particularly to see if any linebackers from 2012 are better fits as ends in 2013.

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