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AP-Tennessee Sports Digest

November 6, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at (615) 373-9988 or apnashville@ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Central.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The three-game skid is over, and the Tennessee Titans now face a quick turnaround before hosting the New England Patriots in Mike Vrabel’s first chance to coach against his old coach, Bill Belichick. By Pro Football Writer Teresa M. Walker.

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LEXINGTON, Ky. — No. 12 Kentucky is determined not to let the disappointing loss to No. 5 Georgia derail the rest of the season. The Wildcats will look to shake off the setback and try to correct a myriad of issues heading into their SEC matchup this week against Tennessee. By Gary B. Graves.

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — No. 6 Tennessee carries its highest preseason ranking ever into its season opener with Division II program Lenoir-Rhyne, the alma mater of Volunteers coach Rick Barnes.


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