On Saturday, Tennessee will take on Alabama for the 2018 edition of the Third Saturday in October. While this game isn’t as big as it used to be in terms of SEC ramifications, the game should still be interesting. The Vols are coming off a big win against then-No. 21 Auburn, while the Tide roll into Knoxville with a high-powered offense and a No. 1 ranking in the AP Top 25.

SEC Nation is in town for the game, and, on Friday, host Laura Rutledge took part in one of Neyland Stadium’s most revered traditions: painting the checkerboard end zones.

Check out the video below, courtesy of Tennessee football’s Twitter account:

Rutledge got to take part in more Neyland Stadium traditions Friday:

Tennessee takes on Alabama at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, and the game can be viewed on CBS.

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