Vols QB Justin Worley to be sidelined for Missouri game

Vols QB Justin Worley to be sidelined for Missouri game

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Tennessee quarterback Justin Worley will not play this weekend against Missouri.

6 Sports has learned the starting quarterback will be sidelined when UT faces the nationally ranked Tigers Saturday.

Worley played the first half Saturday in a 45-10 loss at Alabama. He threw two interceptions and no touchdowns.

Worley then stepped in to make a tackle and appeared to re-aggravate an injury to his right hand.

With Worley sidelined, the starting quarterback duties for this weekend could fall to freshman Joshua Dobbs.

He started the second half against Alabama and led the Vols on two scoring drives.

The Vols kick off against Missouri at Faurot Field Saturday at 7 p.m.

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