UT's offseason off to troubled start with Downs' arrest
Updated 11/25/2012 at 4:38 p.m. 91 comments
KNOXVILLE — Tennessee sophomore tight end Brendan Downs was arrested for underage consumption of alcohol and public intoxication outside a Knoxville bar early today, police said.
Naz Oliver makes debut for Tennessee
Published 11/24/2012 at 7:28 p.m. 36 comments
Tennessee defensive back Naz Oliver had his first career tackle on Saturday against Kentucky.
At least history is kind to Tennessee offense
Updated 11/24/2012 at 8:16 p.m. 35 comments
Tennessee ended the year just 84 yards short of the school's seemingly unbreakable offensive record.
A season that was a loss ends with a win for Tennessee, 37-17
Updated 11/24/2012 at 8:32 p.m. 19 comments
Two teams winless in the SEC filed into Neyland Stadium on Saturday behind lame-duck coaching staffs. The Tennessee-Kentucky border rivalry has seen better days over its 108-game history.
Fifth-year seniors get off 'roller coaster'
Published 11/24/2012 at 7:04 p.m. 3 comments
They arrived as the first responders to the new era of Tennessee football.
Brendan Quinn: Kentucky's struggling offense vs. UT's struggling defense a matchup to watch
Published 11/23/2012 at 7:48 p.m. 16 comments
Kentucky offense vs. UT defense: Kentucky's bumbling offense is ranked 111th nationally in passing yards (170.0), 94th in rushing yards (136.2) and 116th in points per game (18.0).
Last year's Kentucky loss set stage for Tennessee's dismal 2012 season
Published 11/23/2012 at 7:24 p.m. 59 comments
The end of the Derek Dooley era came last Sunday, shortly after Tennessee was stomped by Vanderbilt in a loss that guaranteed the Vols would finish with a losing record for the third consecutive season.
John Adams: UT-Kentucky goes best with a sense of humor
Published 11/23/2012 at 5:32 p.m. 4 comments
A coach named "Joker" has to have a sense of humor — even if he is about to become unemployed (effective, end of the game). So how cool would it be if outgoing Kentucky coach Joker Phillips started a wide ...
Kentucky, Tennessee facing coaching transitions
Published 11/21/2012 at 2:13 p.m. 12 comments
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Saturday's Kentucky-Tennessee matchup can be summed up in one word:
Tough to read Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray when it comes to his NFL plans
Updated 11/21/2012 at 12:25 a.m. 96 comments
When Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray walks onto the field at Neyland Stadium on Saturday, will it be his last game as a Vol?
Jim Chaney: Vols still a little lethargic in practice
Published 11/20/2012 at 12:29 p.m. 43 comments
Tennessee interim head coach Jim Chaney said the Vols were still a bit lethargic in practice Tuesday, two days after coach Derek Dooley's dismissal.
Tennessee players take news of Derek Dooley's firing in stride
Published 11/19/2012 at 7:08 p.m. 39 comments
If nothing else, Jim Chaney has his players' attention.
Tennessee interim coach Jim Chaney says he'll learn on the job this week
Published 11/19/2012 at 6:59 p.m. 40 comments
Jim Chaney started his coaching career at Cal State-Fullerton in 1985.
Vols take coaching change in stride
Published 11/19/2012 at 11:56 a.m. 32 comments
Players practicing Monday for the first time since the firing of head football coach Derek Dooley handled the changes in stride.
Jim Chaney takes over as interim coach, focused on Kentucky
Published 11/19/2012 at 11:42 a.m. 86 comments
Jim Chaney has spent almost 30 years coaching football but his first time running an entire team will come in five days.