August 5, 2006

Chris Scott Gets Slim; Vols Forced Indoors Again

To say, Chris Scott is a shell of himself is literal statement. Saturday, Scott met the media at Tennessee's annual pre-season media day as a lean offensive tackle. A far cry from a year ago.

Last year at this time, the Georgia native weighed a whopping 360 pounds. Today, he hit the scale at 300 pounds.

"It was pretty hard," Scott said. "There are just a lot of temptations around you. You see a guy with a plateful of food like you normally ate and you can't have it. You are eating a turkey sandwich, some water and a lot of vegetables that is tough. Then you have to do a lot of running that you don't want to do. It was real tough at times."

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