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White Outscores Orange, 129-100, In O&W Game

April 13, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On a sun-splashed day in front of 68,548 fans, Tennessee fans were treated to a day to remember. The White team of the Vols’ offense outlasted the Orange, of the defense, 129-100. Future stars were on display, one-on-one drills showcased power and speed was plentiful. […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: What’s At Steak On Saturday

April 10, 2014 by UT Sports Information
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – In addition to pride, finely prepared steaks will be on the line for the ‘Winner Dinner’ at Saturday’s DISH O&W Game. Butch Jones has set up the dinner where the winning team will have a top-notch supper served on fine china while the losing team […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Vols Hold NFL Pro Day

April 2, 2014 by UT Sports Information
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Height Weight Bench Press Broad Jump Vert Jump 40-yd Dash 3 cone 20-yd shuttle 60-yd shuttle Alex Bullard 6-3 1/4 326 31 7’5″ 24 5.64/5.69 8.53 5.02 – J.R. Carr 5-8 7/8 231 21 8’4″ 24 5.22/5.27 – 4.66 – Maurice Couch 6-1 1/2 323 31 7’10″ […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Opportunity Knocks

April 1, 2014 by UT Sports Information
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – - Butch Jones has made it clear every position is up for grabs. No one has taken more advantage of that than Jacob Gilliam.   Since he was seven years old, Gilliam has been cheering on the Tennessee Volunteers, dreaming about what it would be […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Back To Work

March 25, 2014 by UT Sports Information
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Team 118 enjoyed a week of vacation last week but hit the ground running Tuesday with what head coach Butch Jones said was their most physical practice so far.   “We spoke prior to spring break that I thought the maturity of our football team […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Scrimmaging Into Break

March 14, 2014 by UT Sports Information
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Vols held their first scrimmage of the spring season on Friday afternoon at Neyland Stadium prior to the heading out for spring break.   “Very productive day today,” said Jones. “Anytime you can go and scrimmage with no coaches present, being on the sidelines […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Assistants’ Insight

March 14, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Vols assistant coaches met with the media for the first time this spring. Here are their impressions after four practices. DEFENSIVE BACKS (Coach John Jancek on Justin Coleman) “He has improved size, I like the way he can run, cover number 2 receivers. When […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Cracking The Pads

March 11, 2014 by UT Sports Information
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Vols put the pads on for the first time this spring. Despite being fully-outfitted, Butch Jones said his young team has a long way to go.   “First day of pads,” said Jones, “(it was) pretty evident that we have a long way to […] Read the full article...

Jones To Grand Marshal Food City 500 Again

March 10, 2014 by UT Sports Information

University of Tennessee football coach Butch Jones and Virginia Tech head man Frank Beamer, whose teams meet in the Battle at Bristol in two years, serve as co-Grand Marshals for NASCAR’s Sprint Cup stop in Bristol this week. BRISTOL, Tenn.  – While not scheduled to meet in the […] Read the full article...

5 VFLs On 2013 NFL All-Fundamentals Team

January 16, 2014 by UT Sports Information

Five former Tennessee football stars have been named to the 2013 NFL All-Fundamentals Team. Honored this season are safety Eric Berry of the Kansas City Chiefs, punter Dustin Colquitt of the Kansas City Chiefs, quarterback Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos, return specialist Cordarelle Patterson of the Minnesota Vikings and tight end Jason Witten of […] Read the full article...