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Pernell McPhee

Pernell McPhee got the word in a most interesting, not to say ironic, setting. There he was Monday chatting with his instructor in Football Theory class. "And one of my classmates walked up, he was like ‘congratulations on SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week.' The teacher was like, ‘you won that?!'"

Indeed McPhee did, recognized by the conference for his efforts in State's victory at Vanderbilt. The junior defensive end didn't have huge stats; a solo tackle, two assists, incuding a sack for loss of seven yards. But he also broke up one pass himself and hurried the Commodore passer into a failed pass play. For that the SEC tabbed him as leading lineman from the weekend's results, and word... Recommended Stories

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