West's Cody Underwood and Grace Christian's Devin Smith to walk-on at Tennessee

Grace quarterback Devin Smith (15) throws to a receiver during their game against Rockwood Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. 
 (Photo by Wade Payne, Special to the News Sentinel)

Photo by Wade Payne, © 2013 The Knoxville News Sentinel

Grace quarterback Devin Smith (15) throws to a receiver during their game against Rockwood Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. (Photo by Wade Payne, Special to the News Sentinel)

Twitter proved to be a popular place Saturday afternoon for a pair of local high school football standouts.

Subscribe to read the full story

Current Subscribers - Activate Now

Already subscribe to the News Sentinel? Unlimited access to KnoxNews.com on the web, your smartphone, tablet, Knoxville.com and GoVolsXtra.com is included with your subscription. All you need to do is ACTIVATE now!

Activate Now

New Subscribers - Subscribe Now

Want to keep reading?
KnoxNews now offers Premium and Digital Subscriptions. Subscribe now and select how you want to keep up-to-date on local news, reader comments, photos, videos, blogs and more.

Subscribe Now

© 2014 govolsxtra.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Discuss
  • Print

Comments » 2

OrangePride writes:

WOW! these are two VERY high quality players as anyone who has seen them play will readily attest. To get them as walk-ons is a real coup. As far as I'm concerned these guys are numbers 36 and 37 in the 2014 class. I'm stoked!

oldster writes:

If this photo is typical of Smith's passing technique, it needs work. He looks like a javelin thrower in this pic.

Want to participate in the conversation? Become a subscriber today. Subscribers can read and comment on any story, anytime. Non-subscribers will only be able to view comments on select stories.

Features