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Kahlil McKenzie not impressed with Northwestern's grades

Jan 1, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tennessee Volunteers defensive lineman Kahlil McKenzie (1) tackles Northwestern Wildcats running back Justin Jackson (21) during the first half in the 2016 Outback Bowl at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Jan 1, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tennessee Volunteers defensive lineman Kahlil McKenzie (1) tackles Northwestern Wildcats running back Justin Jackson (21) during the first half in the 2016 Outback Bowl at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee true freshman defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie instantly became a fan favorite when he committed to the Volunteers over the summer of 2014. A preseason camp injury hindered his start his to college career, however McKenzie started to flash his potential in the second half of the season during the Vols' six-game winning streak.

The massive 6-foot-3, 344-pound tackle continues to rise in popularity not only for his play, but his amazing social media comments such as this one following Tennessee's domination over Northwestern in the Outback Bowl:

That GPA ain't save Northwestern on the field

— Kahlil McKenzie Jr. (@KM1_Era) January 1, 2016

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In case you missed it, Tennessee won 45-6 over the Wildcats.