John Adams: Dave Hart about to leave his mark on another UT sport
Published 4/19/2014 at 4:23 p.m. 0 comments
Tennessee fans greet coaching changes with a shrug. What’s one more hire for an athletic program that always seems to be looking for a new something?
John Adams: Pay raise proves UT football isn't all about winning
Published 4/17/2014 at 6:46 p.m. 12 comments
For those who think college football is all about winning, allow me to introduce Tennessee linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen.
Mike Strange: Hire a guy who can prove the joke's not on Tennessee any more
Published 4/16/2014 at 9:36 p.m. 30 comments
Cuonzo Martin was not Bruce Pearl. Now the joke is on Tennessee. Ridiculous petition. Good for Cuonzo. I’m sure you’ve run across all of the above if you’ve been reading the national reaction to Cuonzo Martin’s Tuesday flight to California.
David Climer: Cuonzo Martin-Tennessee split was inevitable
Published 4/16/2014 at 8:32 a.m. 5 comments
Enough of the self-righteous indignation about how Tennessee's fans ran off Cuonzo Martin. Give it a rest. If ever there was a coach who was ready and willing to be run off, it was Martin.
John Adams: UT's next move needs to be as good as Cuonzo Martin's was
Updated 4/15/2014 at 7:58 p.m. 27 comments
Cuonzo Martin’s great turnaround had a surprise ending.
John Adams: Team 118 should incur fewer mismatches
Published 4/13/2014 at 6:26 p.m. 4 comments
Spring football games invariably provoke more speculation than conclusions. No matter what you might have gleaned from Tennessee’s Orange and White Game on Saturday, an opponent is required to lend perspective.
Mark Wiedmer: Vols' Dobbs displays dual skills
Published 4/13/2014 at 8:18 a.m. 5 comments
KNOXVILLE — Josh Dobbs for the Heisman. OK, it's a little early. Heck, it's not even the preseason. But when was the last time a Tennessee quarterback looked as good as the rising sophomore Dobbs in Saturday's Orange and White ...
John Adams: UT's defense is a quarterback's best friend
Published 4/12/2014 at 8:32 p.m. 0 comments
Tennessee fans might not know who their starting quarterback will be. But judging from Saturday’s Orange and White spring football game, he’s apt to be sensational — at least when he’s throwing against his own defense.
Mike Strange: Without Stokes, Vols have no sun to orbit around
Updated 4/11/2014 at 8:02 p.m. 9 comments
In UCLA’s heyday, John Wooden replaced one All-America big man with another. The 30-point romps just kept coming.
John Adams: Jalen Hurd standing tall in spring drills
Published 4/10/2014 at 5:01 p.m. 3 comments
Jalen Hurd looks out of place on Tennessee’s practice field.
Mike Strange: Bobby Denton was so much more than a voice
Published 4/9/2014 at 6:47 p.m. 2 comments
There was so much more to Bobby Denton than met the eye. Or, in Bobby’s case, the voice.
John Adams: No matter who starts, UT will be better at quarterback
Published 4/8/2014 at 6:47 p.m. 7 comments
Suppose Justin Worley begins next season as Tennessee’s starting quarterback.
John Adams: SEC basketball should heat up next season ... for coaches
Published 4/7/2014 at 5:53 p.m. 5 comments
The basketball season ended with three SEC teams in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament, two in the Final Four and one playing for the national championship.
John Adams: UT baseball celebrates Saturday, dominates Sunday
Published 4/6/2014 at 9:04 p.m. 3 comments
You can’t fully grasp the significance of Tennessee’s 7-0 baseball victory against Vanderbilt on Sunday unless you know what preceded it.
John Adams: Right sales pitch could keep UT quarterbacks on board
Published 4/5/2014 at 7:31 p.m. 18 comments
Butch Jones has done a masterful job of making fans feel more involved in the Tennessee football program. But the coach still could do more.
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