Many Tennessee fans are frantic about the recent news of junior linebacker Herman Lathers fracturing his ankle in seven-on-seven drills.
Lathers, who will miss at least the start of the season due to his impending surgery, was a beast his sophomore season, as he laid many hard hits on the opposition.
Most claim that the linebacking core is UT's thinnest position, and this could be a major blow to the team.
I, however, think there are many players who see this as a chance to step up their game and show the fans what they’re made of.
Here are the top five who are likely to impress this fall.