Regardless, Tennessee will be facing all 10 of the SEC players Cirminiello tabbed among the top redshirt frosh in America. Four of them play for the Florida Gators. The 10 SEC players are as follows:
Offensive line: Jim Tartt, Florida: He's projected to start at right guard.
Offensive line: Antoine Caldwell, Alabama: He's a possible starter at left guard.
Defensive line: Derrick Harvey, Florida: He's added 30 pounds and could start at end, since Gator ends combined for just five sacks in 2004.
Defensive back: Jamarca Sanford, Ole Miss: Blessed with 4.43 speed, he looms as the likely starter at strong safety.
Running back: Markus Manson, Florida: He's the Gators' fastest back but may have to wait behind DeShawn Wynn.
Tight end: Brad Allen, Vanderbilt: A pre-med student, he picked the ‘Dores over Miami, Michigan and Ohio State coming out of high school.
Offensive line: Herman Johnson, LSU: This 6-7, 370-pounder is listed No. 2 at right tackle.
Linebacker: Merrill Johnson, Auburn: He's running No. 2 at weakside ‘backer.
Linebacker: Donnell Ellerbe, Georgia: He's added 20 pounds but still has the quickness to play safety (a la Thomas Davis).
Defensive back: Dawayne Grace, Florida: He's ticketed to back up Dee Webb this fall.