News:Bud Sasser scored on an 85-yard strike from quarterback Corbin Berkstresser in Saturday's 19-15 loss to Vanderbilt.
Analysis: It was the first touchdown of Bud Sasser's career, and just his fifth catch of 2012.
News:Bud Sasser's consistent play has quietly moved him up the depth chart for the Tigers, the Columbia Daily Tribune reports.
Analysis:Bud Sasser saw his playing time all but disappear after a costly fumble on October 15 against Iowa State. However, he said he went into the offseason with a refocused approach and promised himself he wouldn't dwell on last year's disappointments. "We can slide him around because he knows the offense," coach Gary Pinkel said. "He's not thinking. A couple of the young receivers right now, who I think are really good prospects, they're thinking and not playing as fast as they should. But he's kind of beyond that."