Nate Peterman Starting at QB for Tennessee Against Florida

Sep 7, 2013; Knoxville, TN, USA; Tennessee Volunteers head coach Butch Jones on the sideline against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers during the second half at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee won 52-20. Mandatory Credit: Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports

There’s been a lot of speculation throughout the week that, although early on in the season, the Tennessee Volunteers and Butch Jones may want to experiment with some changes in the QB rotation this week against Florida.

After last week’s blowout loss to Oregon on the road is where this talk really started to heat up. It’s not so much that Justin Worley has played terribly, it’s just that many feel freshman Nate Peterman gives them a better shot.

Well, it appears as if Peterman will get his shot today in the Swamp to validate those claims:


A game in the Swamp is certainly a huge test to see how well Peterman can perform for this rebuilding Tennessee squad.

Topics: Butch Jones, College Football, Nate Peterman, Tennessee Volunteers

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