Volunteers coach Butch Jones said Wednesday that Maggitt's status for the rest of the season remains uncertain but added it's ''a long shot'' that the fifth-year senior would return before a potential bowl game. Jones said Maggitt recently underwent an MRI.
Maggitt recorded 11 sacks last season. He has three tackles for loss this season in just two games.
Phillips had missed two games with a shoulder injury but had returned for Tennessee's last two games.
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