Majors, Manning share stories of Vols' 1956 SEC Championship team

Tennessee legends Johnny Majors and Gus Manning talked with the media on Wednesday to share stories about the 1956 Tennessee football team that won the SEC Championship.

Tennessee will celebrate the 60th anniversary of its 1956 SEC Championship team during the Vols-Gators game at Neyland Stadium on Saturday.

Vol legends Johnny Majors and Gus Manning shared stories about the team. See them in the video above.

Majors finished second in the Heisman Trophy voting that season as the Vols went 10-1. The lone loss came in the Sugar Bowl to Baylor.

Manning has been an employee of the Tennessee Athletics Department in various capacities since he was hired by General Neyland in 1951.


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