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Tennessee Vols Football

Vols’ Derek Barnett Named SEC Defensive Lineman Of Week

November 17, 2014 by VolNation Staff

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Tennessee freshman defensive end Derek Barnett has been named the SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week. The Nashville native had seven tackles, 4.0 TFLs and 2.0 sacks in the win over Kentucky. Barnett is the first Tennessee player to be named Defensive Lineman of the Week since Corey […] Read the full article...

Media Monday: Missouri Game

November 17, 2014 by UT Sports Information

Head Coach Butch Jones (Opening Statement) “Good afternoon. Before we start, I want to make sure everyone knows this, that I am aware of the alleged incident that occurred over this weekend. Right now we are in the process of gathering all the information. Once we have that […] Read the full article...

Vols Whack Wildcats, 50-16

November 16, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee beat Kentucky at Neyland Stadium for the 15th consecutive time on Saturday as the Vols downed the Wildcats, 50-16. Overall, the Vols have now won 29 of the last 30 meetings with Kentucky, dating to 1985. With its second win a row, Tennessee (5-5, 2-4 SEC) […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Vols Up For UK Challenge

November 12, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Heading into Saturday’s match-up with Kentucky, Tennessee’s defensive coaching staff is spending plenty of time attempting to devise a game plan to slow down the Wildcats’ offense, specifically quarterback Patrick Towles. “We are going to bounce back against Kentucky,” said Jancek on the heels of […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Jones Pushes Dobbs Daily

November 11, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – While sophomore quarterback Joshua Dobbs has inflicted plenty of damage to the two opposing defenses he has faced this season, Butch Jones still would like to see more consistency from Dobbs in practice. “I never said he didn’t practice well, I said consistency in performance which he hears every […] Read the full article...

Media Monday: Kentucky Week

November 10, 2014 by UT Sports Information

Head Coach Butch Jones (Opening Statement) “It is good to see everyone, thanks for coming out. Update you on our team a little bit and then move forward. Josh Smith had an exploratory procedure where they go in and determine if you need surgery or not. My definition of surgery […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Bajakian On Dobbs’ Improvements

November 5, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – After accounting for five touchdowns and nearly 500 yards of total offense in Saturday’s win at South Carolina, Joshua Dobbs took the college football world by storm, garnering multiple national “player of the week” honors. Offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian says the sophomore quarterback’s elevated level […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Worley Out For Year

November 4, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee head coach Butch Jones announced that senior quarterback Justin Worley will undergo surgery for a torn labrum in his throwing shoulder and will miss the remainder of the season. The injury likely ends his Tennessee career. Worley had started the first seven games of the 2014 season before […] Read the full article...

Vols Rally For 45-42 OT Win At SC

November 2, 2014 by UT Sports Information

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Tennessee rallied from down 35-21 in the fourth quarter to post a stunning 45-42 overtime victory at South Carolina. The comeback equaled the third largest fourth-quarter comeback in Tennessee’s storied history. With the overtime win, it marks the second year in a row that the […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Vols Ready For Gamecocks

October 29, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Head coach Butch Jones updated the media on the Vols’ quarterback situation following Tuesday’s practice. After Justin Worley was sidelined for Saturday’s game vs. Alabama, Nathan Peterman started and was relieved by Joshua Dobbs, who played the final three quarters of the game. This week Jones is listed all three as “or” […] Read the full article...