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GAME OF THE WEEK: DUKE 7 TENNESSEE 6
Don A. Schanche
October 11, 1954
DURHAM, N.C. Coach Harvey Robinson of Tennessee, who succeeded General Bob Neyland in 1953 and still seems to dwell in the famed old coach's shadow, thought he had it all figured out. "We figured Duke to go wide and to pass," he said after the game. But Duke did neither. Instead, split-T Quarterback Jerry Barger, who is ranked with Notre Dame's Ralph Guglielmi as one of the nation's best, called play after play through the Tennessee line, off right tackle and over the center.
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October 11, 1954

Game Of The Week: Duke 7 Tennessee 6

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He couldn't have been more right. Next week Duke meets Purdue, sharp and confident after drubbing mighty Notre Dame.

DUKE'S SCORING PLAY
Duke scored on wide sweep when Quarterback Jurgensen (38) took ball and skirted along line, faking hand-off to Halfback Bass (34), then pitching out to Halfback Pascal (30) who went wide for touchdown.

TENNESSEE'S SCORING PLAY
Tennessee's double-team block of Duke tackle by left end and Wingback Sweeney (12), while Blocking Back Beutel (27) took out Duke end, left hole for Fullback Tracy (33) led by Tailback Majors (45) to score.

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