Safety Roman Harper works to get his teammates in good spirits at the beginning of the morning practice. Harper said the defense had its best practice since bowl preparation started on Sunday evening.
Sophomore Ramzee Robinson at Monday morning's practice.
Brodie Croyle (left), Tim Castille (sitting) and Clint Johnston (right) were a part of the 118 to make the trip, but will not play in Friday's game. Ray Hudson (not pictured) also made the trpi to Nashville, but will not play.
Theo Townsend, from Antioch, Tenn., received a lot of attention from Nashville media on Sunday. The freshman from Brentwood Academy is working behind Johns at tailback.