Eric Berry endorses Jones' approach
Published 6/16/2013 at 6:51 p.m. 24 comments
Eric Berry is on board with the direction of Tennessee football under new coach Butch Jones.
John Adams: How the Vols could rise to top in SEC East
Published 6/6/2013 at 7:12 p.m. 94 comments
A preseason magazine has offered hope to the rest of college football by projecting scenarios that could end Alabama’s dynasty, now comprised of three national championships in four seasons.
SEC coaches plan to avoid offseason jabs, jokes
Updated 5/29/2013 at 8:42 p.m. 20 comments
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier fondly recalled one of his best jabs.
Lane Kiffin, USC strive for drama-free 2013
Published 5/13/2013 at 2:50 p.m. 42 comments
LOS ANGELES — Lane Kiffin has an idea.
Mike Strange: Lane Kiffin's Tennessee recruiting haul not reflected in draft
Published 4/24/2013 at 9:26 p.m. 36 comments
They come on signing day, all with a dream. Time flies and then comes draft day, but for only a few.
Vols atwitter for a turnout for spring game
Published 4/17/2013 at 8:20 p.m. 28 comments
Senior safety Byron Moore is so confident that Tennessee fans will break the school’s record for spring game attendance on Saturday, he’s threatened to leave Twitter forever if the crowd falls short.
John Adams: The next recruiting class for Butch Jones is crucial, and the clock is ticking
Published 2/9/2013 at 7:20 p.m. 76 comments
Former Tennessee coach Derek Dooley referred to his first season as "Year Zero." Although his assessment didn't catch on with the general populace, it had merit. Dooley wasn't hired until January, and the program was reeling from the sudden departure ...
Tennessee, Butch Jones plan post-Signing Day celebrations across the state
Published 1/18/2013 at 7:00 p.m. 36 comments
Butch Jones is bringing back Tennessee's traditional post-National Signing Day statewide celebrations.
Cowboys hire Monte Kiffin to replace Rob Ryan
Updated 1/11/2013 at 9:45 p.m. 40 comments
IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys hired former Tampa Bay defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin as the replacement for Rob Ryan on Friday.
John Adams: Fan mail contradicts negative posts
Published 12/25/2012 at 6:48 p.m. 90 comments
Readers say the posts after my columns indicate I have an approval rating of about 3 percent. And friends sometimes say, "Why do they write such horrible things about you?"
USC gave Lane Kiffin loan for house, but there's a catch
Published 12/25/2012 at 7:33 a.m. 71 comments
The website TMZ reports that the University of Southern California could demand repayment with interest of a $500,000 loan made to football coach Lane Kiffin so he could buy a luxury home in Southern California.
John Adams: Assistant coaches best judged on results, not resumes
Published 12/19/2012 at 10:48 p.m. 25 comments
Serious SEC football fans aren't much different from hard-core music fans.
John Adams: The right quarterback could speed up UT turnaround
Published 12/15/2012 at 5:32 p.m. 138 comments
Tennessee's goal for its football program is obvious. It wants to get better fast.
Tee Martin to remain USC assistant
Published 12/11/2012 at 9:52 p.m. 7 comments
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California wide receivers coach Tee Martin said Tuesday that he'll remain at the school instead of returning to Tennessee to join new Vols coach Butch...
John Adams: Martin homecoming will have to wait
Updated 12/11/2012 at 7:45 p.m. 55 comments
Lane Kiffin has stuck it to the Vols again. That's how some fans might view the job turndown from former Tennessee quarterback Tee Martin.