A look at where Lou Holtz ranked Tennessee following second loss

Tennessee (9-2, 4-2 SEC) lost at South Carolina (7-4, 4-4 SEC), 63-38, Saturday.

Tennessee’s 2022 regular-season schedule features home games against Ball State (W, 59-10), Akron (W, 63-6), Florida (W, 38-33), Alabama (W, 52-49), UT Martin (W, 65-24), Kentucky (W, 44-6) and Missouri (W, 66-24).

The Vols’ 2022 schedule features road contests at Pittsburgh (W, 34-27 OT) in the second edition of the Johnny Majors ClassicLSU (W, 40-13), Georgia (L, 27-13), South Carolina (L, 63-38) and Vanderbilt.

2022 Tennessee’s football schedule: Vols Wire’s downloadable schedule wallpaper

The FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll was released Sunday following Week 12 games. Tennessee is ranked No. 9 in the FWAA-NFF Super 16 poll ahead of Week 13.

College Football Hall of Fame head coach Lou Holtz votes in the FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll. Below is Holtz’s ballot following Week 12.

Georgia

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Ohio State

Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Michigan

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

TCU

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

USC

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Clemson

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

LSU

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Alabama

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Penn State

Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

Oregon

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee

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Kansas State

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

UCLA

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Washington

James Snook-USA TODAY Sports

North Carolina

Craig Jones /Allsport

Notre Dame

Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

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