1995 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1995 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Florida Citrus Bowl Champions
Conference Southeastern Conference Eastern Division
Ranking
Coaches #2
AP #3
1995 record 11–1 (7–1 SEC)
Head coach Phillip Fulmer
Offensive coordinator David Cutcliffe
Defensive coordinator John Chavis
Captain Scott Galyon
Captain Jason Layman
Captain Bubba Miller
Home stadium Neyland Stadium
(Capacity: 91,902)[1]
Seasons
« 1994 1996 »

The 1995 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1995 season. Sophomore Peyton Manning was a member of the team. Phillip Fulmer was the head coach.

Season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 7:00 PM East Carolina* #8 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN W 27–7   95,416
September 9 7:45 PM Georgia #8 Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN (Rivalry) ESPN W 30–27   95,797
September 16 3:30 PM at #4 Florida #8 Ben Hill Griffin StadiumGainesville, FL (Third Saturday in September) ABC L 37–62   85,105
September 23 3:30 PM Mississippi State #15 Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN ABC W 52–14   95,232
September 30 4:00 PM Oklahoma State* #12 Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN W 31–0   95,319
October 7 2:00 PM at #18 Arkansas #10 Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR W 49–31   52,728
October 14 7:30 PM at #12 Alabama #6 Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (Third Saturday in October) ESPN W 41–14   83,091
October 28 12:30 PM South Carolina #6 Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN JPS W 56–21   95,426
November 4 1:00 PM Southern Miss* #5 Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN W 30–22   93,433
November 18 12:30 PM at Kentucky #4 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY (Battle for the Barrel) JPS W 34–31   52,300
November 25 1:00 PM Vanderbilt #5 Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN (Rivalry) W 12–7   92,274
January 1 1:00 PM vs. #4 Ohio State* #3 Citrus BowlOrlando, FL (Florida Citrus Bowl) ABC W 20–14   70,797
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Jason Layman Tackle 2 48 Houston Oilers
DeRon Jenkins Defensive Back 2 55 Baltimore Ravens
Shane Burton Defensive End 5 150 Miami Dolphins
Nilo Silvan Wide Receiver 6 180 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Scott Galyon Linebacker 6 182 New York Giants
Steve White Defensive End 6 194 Philadelphia Eagles
Leslie Ratliffe Tackle 7 213 Denver Broncos
Jeff Smith Center 7 241 Kansas City Chiefs

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Awards and honors[edit]

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