John Adams: Former Vol coaches thriving elsewhere
Published 11/21/2013 at 9:23 p.m. 14 comments
Tennessee football coaches have come and gone at such a dizzying pace the last few years, it’s hard to keep up.
John Adams: Recruiting will trump what UT does its next two games
Published 11/19/2013 at 7:40 p.m. 11 comments
Recruiting rarely has been so important to a Tennessee football coach in November.
John Adams: Judge Vanderbilt by how it wins, not how it looks
Published 11/18/2013 at 5:20 p.m. 13 comments
Kentucky and Vanderbilt brought back fond memories for Tennessee fans last Saturday. Both played dreadfully in a 22-6 Vanderbilt victory.
John Adams: UT may not be able to keep versatile Carter out of lineup
Published 11/17/2013 at 11:12 p.m. 5 comments
Holly Warlick’s substitution rate matched the tempo of a fast-paced women’s basketball game Sunday night at Thompson-Boling Arena.
John Adams: Dobbs has settled UT's quarterback transition, for now
Published 11/16/2013 at 6:33 p.m. 5 comments
Tennessee took three quarterbacks on its Florida road trip in September. Joshua Dobbs wasn’t one of them.
John Adams: Gamecocks may not be able to shake UT loss
Published 11/15/2013 at 9:41 p.m. 0 comments
Tennessee is far from being a championship contender, but it at least has impacted a contender. South Carolina is the expert on that subject.
John Adams: Bashaara Graves, Meighan Simmons step up in second half
Published 11/14/2013 at 11:13 p.m. 4 comments
Tennessee’s Bashaara Graves made it look so easy when she spun around a defender near the basket for a left-handed layup in the early moments of the second half.
John Adams: Stakes are high against Vanderbilt
Published 11/11/2013 at 9:17 p.m. 15 comments
Too bad only Tennessee has an open date this week, and Vanderbilt has to play at Kentucky on Saturday.
John Adams: A UT senior class defined by losses can finish with winning streak
Published 11/10/2013 at 8:15 p.m. 8 comments
Butch Jones can be uplifting even in the most miserable times.
Hands-off basketball will be better for Lady Vols and the game
Published 11/9/2013 at 7:27 p.m. 1 comment
The Tennessee women’s basketball team will face two challenges in Chapel Hill, N.C., on Monday night.
John Adams: UT defense dips below Sunseri line
Published 11/9/2013 at 5:50 p.m. 25 comments
Just for the record, it should be noted that Auburn’s mascot never circled Tennessee’s perimeter for a significant gain Saturday afternoon. Neither did one of its tuba players.
John Adams: Auburn could be in a rush to extend streak
Published 11/9/2013 at 12:51 a.m. 0 comments
Tennessee has so many streaks in play, some get overlooked. For example, take the one against Auburn.
John Adams: Vols have a chance to surpass their bowl goal
Published 11/5/2013 at 9:12 p.m. 13 comments
Tennessee players haven’t been bashful about expressing their goal for the 2013 season.
John Adams: Mercedes Russell takes first shot at expectations
Published 11/4/2013 at 11:09 p.m. 4 comments
The Mercedes Russell era of Tennessee women’s basketball got off to an inauspicious start in Monday night’s 115-31 exhibition victory over Carson-Newman at Thompson-Boling Arena. It began on the bench.
John Adams: Gus Malzahn has turned around Auburn at a dizzying pace
Published 11/3/2013 at 8:30 p.m. 5 comments
Tennessee fans were climbing on coach Butch Jones’ bandwagon before he won his first game.