2:34 AM EDT, Thu April 02, 2015
Tennessee Volunteers Rumors & News
Knoxville News Sentinel 5 hours ago
Cortez McDowell came to Tennessee as a safety, but has moved to weakside linebacker, following the same path to playing time as Jalen Reeves-Maybin.
Knoxville News Sentinel 11 hours ago
Jonathan Crompton, Former Vol and now Montreal Alouettes QB, joins Vince Ferrara and Mike Strange on the show to discuss his football career with the Vols and the Canadian Football League.
Knoxville News Sentinel 12 hours ago
DECATUR, Tenn. -- A former Tennessee Volunteer football player has been charged with burglary by a Meigs County grand jury.
Knoxville News Sentinel 14 hours ago
KNOXVILLE — Investigators are closing the rape investigation against former University of Tennessee football player Riyahd Jones after the victim told authorities she did not wish to prosecute, according to a Knoxville Police Department spokesman.
Tennessee is trying to use this spring to experiment with star junior Cameron Sutton at nickel back. That becomes a little more difficult now that the Vols are down a man at cornerback.
The Tennessee defensive line coach will have more time to work with some of the players who are healthy, which includes backups and early enrollees.
Tennessee just finished its fourth practice or the spring period. Full coverage to come, but first, some updates.
Tommy Thigpen admits that developing relationships with recruits gets harder the older he gets. The Tennessee linebackers coach is 44, and his job success depends largely on his ability to connect with 16- to 18-year-olds and communicate with them through their preferred mediums.
The Tennessee linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen admits developing relationships with recruits gets harder as he gets older, but he understands the importance of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in connecting with players.
Corey Henderson spent only a couple of hours on Tennessee's campus Saturday afternoon, making the most of his weekend trip to Knoxville to participate in a 7-on-7 tournament.
Jalen Reeves-Maybin might have looked forward to giving Alvin Kamara a welcome-back-to-the-SEC moment Saturday in Tennessee's first practice in pads of the spring.
The transfer running back has impressed in the early stages of spring practice. "You see where he has a lot of potential," UT coach Butch Jones said.
Dustin Dopirak, News Sentinel football reporter, joins Vince Ferrara and Chris Thomas on the show to discuss Tennessee football and the start of spring practice.
Daniel Bituli named Tennessee his leader more than two months ago, and the Vols still are at the top of his list following his visit Saturday for their first spring practice in pads.