Derek Dooley to coach after surgery

Updated: October 9, 2012, 10:19 PM ET
By Chris Low | ESPN.com

Tennessee coach Derek Dooley will be "playing with pain" Saturday in the Vols' game at Mississippi State.

Dooley, who underwent surgery Tuesday to repair a fractured right hip, will miss Tennessee's practice Wednesday but hopes to return in time for Thursday's workout. He will coach Saturday's game from the coaches' booth in the press box.

It's an injury that has plagued him for the past couple of months. He told reporters Tuesday after practice that he was dealing ...

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