The receiving corps is depleted. The offensive line is loaded. There are question marks and opportunities at every position.
When Tennessee opens the first spring football practice of the Butch Jones era on Saturday morning, the Vols will be playing real football for the first time since last year’s 5-7 season ended without a bowl game.
New position-by-position previews are going live throughout the day on Evan’s Eleven blog. Check out new breakdowns of the quarterbacks, running backs, receivers, tight ends, offensive line, defensive line, linebackers and defensive backs.
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