Mark Wiedmer: Replay Man latest Vols villain for late-game overturn
Published 11/24/2013 at 1:12 p.m. 5 comments
KNOXVILLE — When it comes to whom the Big Orange Nation views as Public Enemy No. 1 for its struggling football program, former Tennessee coaches Lane Kiffin and Derek Dooley and former athletic director Mike Hamilton now have some company.
Vols' lineman Ja'Wuan James will match record for longevity in his final home game
Published 11/19/2013 at 9:30 p.m. 5 comments
Ja’Wuan James barely remembered the first time he stepped onto the field at Neyland Stadium.
Vandy has chance to knock Vols out of bowl for 2nd year in a row
Published 11/17/2013 at 9:13 p.m. 22 comments
The teams have played 107 times in their history and every season since 1945. But it wasn’t until recently that Vanderbilt and Tennessee started to feel like a rivalry.
GVX By the Numbers: Vols signed in February already playing larger role than dwindling 2012 class
Published 11/17/2013 at 1:53 p.m. 0 comments
As expected, the 2010 and 2011 signing classes account for more than half of the team’s snaps on offense and defense. More surprising, however, is the limited contribution from the Class of 2012
Tennessee's crowded recruiting class still growing
Published 11/16/2013 at 6:13 p.m. 4 comments
One year ago today, Tennessee was thrashed by Vanderbilt in Nashville, cementing a third consecutive losing season and a second without a bowl trip.
GVX By the Numbers: A look at Tennessee's youth movement, and the challenge of replenishing the roster in 2014
Published 11/13/2013 at 3:11 p.m. 0 comments
The News Sentinel reviewed its snap-by-snap database of Tennessee football games this year to determine where the Vols are most experienced, where they’re youngest and what that could mean for 2014.
NCAA report shows Tennessee football team graduates more student athletes than before
Published 10/31/2013 at 8:41 p.m. 8 comments
The University of Tennessee football team has taken a step forward in its effort to graduate student athletes, according to the NCAA’s most recent Graduation Success Rate Study.
Vols tight end Justin Meredith placed on medically exempt status, but plans to continue helping out team
Published 10/28/2013 at 3:20 p.m. 4 comments
The redshirt freshman from Anderson, S.C., has been officially transferred to medical exemption status because of a recurring hamstring injury, his father told the News Sentinel.
Bowl-hungry Vols have mixed track record in recent Novembers
Published 10/27/2013 at 10:10 p.m. 11 comments
When one of Tennessee’s players trotted out a variation on the line, “Everyone remembers what happens in November” after the Vols’ loss to Alabama on Saturday night, he was paying a possibly inadvertent homage to former coach Derek Dooley.
GVX Audio: Important for Butch Jones to get big win in Year 1
Published 10/21/2013 at 3:45 p.m. 0 comments
A so-called signature win eluded former Tennessee coach Derek Dooley for his entire three-year tenure, which is one of the reasons it was important for Butch Jones to get the distinction in year one.
Vols believe they're on the verge of big things
Published 10/11/2013 at 12:39 p.m. 1 comment
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has reached the midway point of its season with the same 3-3 record it had at this time last year.
John Adams: Vols are playing like it's 2010 again
Published 10/7/2013 at 8:00 p.m. 13 comments
Tennessee began this football season with a new coach (Butch Jones). It also began the 2010 season with a new coach (Derek Dooley).
Derek Dooley enjoying fresh start in Dallas; Georgia-UT week different this year
Published 10/3/2013 at 7:53 a.m. 39 comments
Orange pants aren’t a requirement for the new Cowboys wide receivers coach, who ditched that sideline look when he was fired last November before the final game of his third season at Tennessee.
Mike Strange: Tennessee's defense is taking small steps forward
Published 9/23/2013 at 8:08 p.m. 2 comments
You remember the epitaph of the 2012 Tennessee defense:
Mike Strange: So far, Vols coming up dry trying to make splash
Published 9/16/2013 at 7:09 p.m. 2 comments
The 2012 Tennessee defense would have loved to play the 2013 Tennessee offense.
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