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11.25.14 sports football jackson
Esther Choo • The Daily Beacon

Junior Marcus Jackson on field during the, 50-16, victory game against Kentucky on Nov. 15.

Vols' line of scrimmage struggles 'a combination of everyone'

Six sacks. 12 tackles for loss.

Both numbers were more than the totals the Tennessee offensive line had allowed in the Volunteers' past two games combined.

On paper, Saturday's contest Missouri was the offensive line's worst outing since they gave up the same number of sacks and tackles for loss against Ole Miss on Oct. 18.

But head coach Butch Jones, however, isn't necessarily buying what that paper is selling.

"All eyes point to the offensive line," said Jones during his weekly Monday press luncheon. "You look at a stat sheet and say you gave up this ...