UT dismisses 2 players charged in armed robbery

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Lane Kiffin has
dismissed two of three freshmen players charged last week in an
attempted armed robbery outside a Knoxville convenience store.

Kiffin says wide receiver Nu'Keese Richardson and defensive back
Mike Edwards have been permanently dismissed from the football

The coach says, "Their actions have no place in our program."

Kiffin says former starting safety Janzen Jackson's status
remains on hold. Kiffin says until he gets more information,
Jackson will remain barred from participating in team activities.