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Only 1 College Has Had An Alum On The Last 9 Super Bowl Champions

A high end zone view of the field at Neyland Stadium.

KNOXVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 06: A general view of the Tennessee Volunteers taking the field before the start of their game against the Georgia Bulldogs at Neyland Stadium on October 6, 2007 in Knoxville, Tennessee. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Here's the college that has had a player on each of the last nine Super Bowl champions.

It's been a while since Tennessee's football program won a championship. It hasn't happened this century, actually.

The Volunteers last won the SEC in 1998. They won the national championship that year, too.

The NFL has been a different story, though. There's been a streak of Volunteers winning titles in the league.

Tennessee has had at least one player on the last nine Super Bowl champion teams. That's the longest streak of any school in the country.

Last night, the Vols had former program star and Nashville native Derek Barnett showing out. He made arguably the play of the game.

Barnett was harassing Tom Brady all game and recovered the quarterback's fumble with about two minutes to go. Brady congratulated him after the contest.

Here's the streak stat:

Tennessee football players - champions of life and the Super Bowl.