Saturday night left many Tennessee fans disappointed after the Volunteers struggled to a 47-26 victory over the Akron Zips.
While the final margin had Tennessee ahead by three scores, the game was much closer for the majority of the contest. Akron actually cut the Tennessee lead to four early in the fourth quarter before the Vols pulled away.
Coming off an emotional loss to Florida and facing a brutal four-game stretch upcoming, this game had trap written all over it. However, Akron was able to expose many of the same problems that Tennessee's previous opponents had.
Some players had great statistical nights, while others struggled.
Here's grades for all 22 starters...