Walker, Williams have knee surgery

A pair of Tennessee football players underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on Wednesday.

Defensive end Chris Walker and tailback Toney Williams both had procedures on their left knees at UT Medical Center.

“Both of these players will be ready to participate in off-season workouts beginning in June,” UT head athletic trainer Jason McVeigh said in a statement. “Neither is expected to miss any time during the season.”

Walker, a junior, earned most improved player honors on defense this spring and coaches called him “unblockable” on multiple occasions.

Williams, a true freshman, enrolled early and finished spring practice as the third tailback on UT’s depth chart.

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golfballs03 writes:

Oh no. This seems so prevalent. What gives? I hope they can make a full recovery.

the10sevol writes:

Knew Walker tweaked his knee, didn't know about Toney. They should both be ready by camp, hopefully.

gohawks1 writes:

If these guys performed as well as they did this spring with a bum knee, I can't wait to see how they do when they fully recover. Get well soon, fellas.

chaos001 writes:
HonoluluVol writes:

They just had their knees cleaned up. Minor procedure and will be ready in a couple weeks.

bearbull95#206250 writes:

Gettin' the grit out, that's all, so they're motors will be running at peak in the fall when it counts.

Caveman writes:

Caveman say a little herb from Mother Earth is not bad.

Fire say NUFF SAID!!

atomicvet62 writes:

Where can I find a a list of the cities and dates that the Big Orange Caravan will be at?
Go Vols

imnochumpvol writes:

I had this same procedure and was good to go in a couple weeks.

pdhuff#552644 writes:

in response to gohawks1:

If these guys performed as well as they did this spring with a bum knee, I can't wait to see how they do when they fully recover. Get well soon, fellas.

Great insight, IP.

It is a violent game and this is why we love it so well.

Many won't admit it, but it is a clash!

Volsfanstuckintx writes:

in response to atomicvet62:

Where can I find a a list of the cities and dates that the Big Orange Caravan will be at?
Go Vols

Go to www.3sib.com they have a list of all the stops.

NoChildLeftaDime writes:

in response to biggestutfan:

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I understand that cannabis can be detected in your system up to six months or more.

proudtn writes:

in response to NoChildLeftaDime:

I understand that cannabis can be detected in your system up to six months or more.

shorter than a month if they are smart

GeneralNeylandsReturn writes:

in response to Caveman:

Caveman say a little herb from Mother Earth is not bad.

Fire say NUFF SAID!!

Caveman Tru

richvol writes:

Kinda makes you wonder if Urban tolerates this and does nothing...if Harvin is dumb enough to have drugs in his system right before the combine then he most likely had them in his system the entire time at Flordia.

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