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Tennessee football: Top 10 former Vols in the NFL for 2018

Tennessee football NFL staples Peyton Manning and Jason Witten are gone. Here are the 10 former Volunteers likely to have the best NFL seasons in …

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Tennessee Vols morning report: 11th practice, Phillip Fulmer on Al Wilson

The Tennessee Vols hitting the midway point of fall camp and Phillip Fulmer on Al Wilson lead our Volunteers news for Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.<p>Happy …

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Tennessee Vols morning report: Practice position changes, Ryan Tice leaves

Tennessee Vols position changes in practice and news on JJ Peterson and Ryan Tice lead our Volunteers news for Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.<p>We are two …

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Tennessee football: Stop attributing Vols 1998 national title to Chris Weinke injury

Tennessee football beat the Florida State Seminoles to win the 1998 national championship. But the Volunteers don’t get credit for that due to one …

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Fall Address from Director of Athletics Phillip Fulmer - University of Tennessee

Tennessee Director of Athletics Phillip Fulmer offers an in-depth preview of the upcoming semester on Rocky Top.

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Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski: No ‘plan of execution’ for NCAA hoops reforms

Mike Krzyzewski<p>The Hall of Fame coach doesn’t believe the NCAA went far enough with its reforms after a high-profile corruption scandal in college basketball. He said he approves the intent behind the changes but the Duke coach added that “they don’t have a plan of execution. ... I don’t think it’s …

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Lady Vols coach Holly Warlick receives contract extension

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick has received a three-year contract extension as well as a $25,000 raise.<p>Athletic director Phillip Fulmer announced Friday that Warlick's contract now runs through the 2021-22 season. Warlick's deal was set to expire at the end …

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Tennessee football: 5 mistakes by previous Vols coaches Jeremy Pruitt must avoid

Jeremy Pruitt is the fifth Tennessee football coach in 11 years. Here are mistakes previous Volunteers coaches made that he must avoid.<p>It’s no secret …

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Neyland Stadium<p>One of college football's most iconic landmarks, Neyland Stadium is the fifth-largest stadium in the nation.<p>What's on this …

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Tennessee football 2018 preview by position: Vols offensive line

Tennessee football has numerous questions on the offensive line heading into 2018. Here is a preview of the Volunteers at that position.<p>Heading into …

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Tennessee football: Vols legends give Jeremy Pruitt stamp of approval

Tennessee football legends Johnny Majors and Robert Neyland Jr. spoke about Jeremy Pruitt. The Volunteers gave him a stamp of approval.<p>Jeremy Pruitt …

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Tennessee to honor 1998 championship team on Sept. 22

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee plans to honor its 1998 national championship team Sept. 22 when the Volunteers host Florida.<p>Players, coaches and support staff members from the 1998 team will be in Knoxville that weekend for a reunion honoring the 20th anniversary of the title-winning season. The …

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Former Georgia coach Jim Donnan says he recommended Jeremy Pruitt to Phil Fulmer

Former Georgia coach Jim Donnan appeared on “The Paul Finebaum Show” Friday in a phone interview. During the interview, host Paul Finebaum brought up …

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The SEC media poll: There’s Bama and UGA and nobody else

As if four days of the SEC’s media convocation weren’t enough, the no-success-without-excess league delayed the announcement of the results of its …

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Jeremy Pruitt has tools, but needs time to win at Tennessee

Atlanta — Jeremy Pruitt knows the challenge he faces at Tennessee.<p>How could he not? Since 2013, he has seen what makes a championship-caliber team, …

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WATCH: Jeremy Pruitt’s full press conference from 2018 SEC Media Days

Here’s the whole thing if you missed it.Jeremy Pruitt addressed the SEC Media for the first time today in Atlanta, Georgia. If you missed it, or just …

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Jeremy Pruitt: UT Vols football lineman Trey Smith, linebacker JJ Peterson to be in camp

Jul 19,2018<p>ATLANTA — Tennessee offensive lineman Trey Smith will be available for the first day of fall camp, coach Jeremy Pruitt said Wednesday at SEC Media Days.<p>Pruitt also said he expects highly touted signee JJ Peterson, a four-star linebacker, to enroll at Tennessee and participate in camp …

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Paul Finebaum: Tennessee finally on right track after ‘pathetic, carny barker’ Butch Jones

Paul Finebaum did not hold back when recounting Butch Jones’ final season at Tennessee.<p>After Tennessee’s first-year head coach Jeremy Pruitt spoke …

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Tennessee’s Pruitt ‘excited to get this era started’

Perhaps no SEC team is more eager to turn the page to a new season than Tennessee, which last year went winless in the league (0-8) for the first …

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Tennessee Vols morning report: UT takes the stage SEC Media Days

Jeremy Pruitt and the Tennessee Vols football team taking the stage at SEC Media Days for 2018 leads our Volunteers news for Wednesday, July 18, 2018.<p>…

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UT Vols go generic with 2018 media guide cover

Jul 16,2018<p>ATLANTA — Tennessee went generic with its 2018 media guide cover.<p>Each SEC team's media guide was released Sunday night in advance of the conference's four-day media days, which begin Monday. The Vols will take their turn in the spotlight on Wednesday.<p>UT's media guide cover features the …

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Episode 12: Looking at Phillip Fulmer and Jeremy Pruitt's attempt to improve Tennessee together

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Here's what Tennessee will air during its SEC Network takeover

Jul 14,2018<p>Tennessee fans can relive the glory of the 1998 football season when UT takes control of the SEC Network on July 26.<p>For the fourth straight year, the network is dedicating a full day of coverage to each of its 14 teams.<p>The 14-day series runs July 23 through Aug. 5.<p>UT's day in the …

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Tennessee Vols 13 most unlucky breaks between firing, bringing back Phillip Fulmer

On this Friday the 13th, here are the most unlucky breaks for the Tennessee Vols between firing Phillip Fulmer and bringing him back as Volunteers …

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Tennessee QB commit Brian Maurer recruiting for Vols at top prospects event

Jul 16,2018<p>Now that quarterback Brian Maurer has decided on his college destination, he wants to help bring other talented prospects into the fold.<p>Maurer, of West Port High School in Ocala, Fla., committed to Tennessee last week. He’s rated a three-star prospect by the 247Sports composite.<p>Maurer …

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Phillip Fulmer’s $90,000 bonus is a complete embarrassment and joke

Phillip Fulmer receives a $90,000 bouns from the Learfield Directors’ Cup. We think that money would be better off elsewhere.<p>America, the land where …

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Mapping out the 2019 UT Vols recruiting class

Jul 10,2018<p>Tennessee's 2019 recruiting class features 13 commitments. Georgia is the hub of the class, with five commitments attending high schools in that state.<p>Seven states are represented in this class.<p>The geographic midpoint of the class is Ashland, Ala., located 105 miles south of Rainsville, …

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John Ward tribute: Late broadcaster 'brought life and feeling to our living rooms'

Jun 28,2018<p>John Ward provided the soundtrack for Tennessee football and men’s basketball as the “Voice of the Vols” for more than 30 years.<p>Ward’s friends, former coworkers and Vols fans paid tribute to the late broadcaster and listened to memorable highlights from Ward’s soundtrack during a …

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Tennessee pays tribute to late broadcaster John Ward, the 'Voice of the Vols'

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — John Ward provided the soundtrack for Tennessee football and men’s basketball as the “Voice of the Vols” for more than 30 years.<p>Ward’s friends, former coworkers and Vols fans paid tribute to the late broadcaster and listened to memorable highlights from Ward’s soundtrack during a …

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Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt proving he can recruit offense as well as defense

Jun 22,2018<p>The most surprising aspect of Jeremy Pruitt’s recruiting isn’t his early success. It’s the balance.<p>Half of the 2019 commitments to the first-year UT football coach are on offense. That’s impressive for a defensive coach.<p>Pruitt’s football reputation stems mainly from his work as a …

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