Reliving Peyton Manning's senior day

Reliving Peyton Manning's Senior Day ceremony at Neyland Stadium in 1997.

Josh Dobbs will play his final game at Neyland Stadium on Saturday against Missouri.

Dobbs is part of an exclusive group of Tennessee quarterbacks that have accounted for more than 8,000 total yards in their careers joining, Erik Ainge, Casey Clausen and Peyton Manning.

Manning's final game at Neyland was a 17-10 over Vanderbilt in 1997 that clinched the SEC East title for the Vols.

The Vol Walk prior to the game was special to Manning.

"The walk was very emotional for me because that's something I've always enjoyed. It was unbelievable, that's the only word I know how to describe it," Manning told reporters after the game.

After the win, Peyton led the conducted the band as it played Rocky Top and he started an "it's great to be a Tennessee Vol" chant.

Manning addressed the fans over the PA system, thanking them for their support and closed by saying, "let's go to Atlanta and get Auburn!"

Tennessee did just that the next week, beating the Tigers 30-29 to win the SEC Championship.


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