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Tennessee Vols Football

#VolReport: ‘Amazing’ Feeling Bonds Newcomers

January 13, 2015 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The five offensive players in Tennessee’s mid-term class met with the media for the first time on Tuesday afternoon and brought a familiar theme to the event: How amazing it was to be at Tennessee The feeling was nothing new for offensive lineman Chance Hall. To […] Read the full article...

BOWL CHAMPS: Vols Slay Iowa, 45-28

January 3, 2015 by UT Sports Information

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Vols are champions again! Tennessee won its first bowl game since the 2008 Outback Bowl as the Vols dominated Iowa, 45-28, in the 70th TaxSlayer Bowl on Fridayafternoon at EverBank Field. The victory give the Vols their first winning season since 2009 as Tennessee closes […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Healing Time Benefits Vols

December 31, 2014 by UT Sports Information

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – When the Vols hit EverBank Field on Friday afternoon, it will be 34 days since they last played a football game. Those nearly five full weeks will be a major benefit to Team 118 as Butch Jones explained on Tuesday. “Some individuals are still nursing some nagging […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Football Time In Jacksonville

December 29, 2014 by UT Sports Information

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – It was finally football time … in Jacksonville for the Vols on Monday afternoon. After arriving in the Sunshine State on Sunday, Team 118 went to work under sunny skies and 80-degree temperatures at Hodges Stadium at the University of North Florida. “It’s great to […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Pre-Christmas Neyland Practice

December 21, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Butch Jones had a holiday version of “Sudden Change” for Team 118 on Sunday afternoon. The Volunteers held practice in Neyland Stadium, providing a big-time atmosphere for the final full day of on-campus preparation for the TaxSlayer Bowl before breaking for Christmas. “Obviously it’s very […] Read the full article...

#VolReport: Eyes On The Prize

December 18, 2014 by UT Sports Information

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – While a record of 6-6 and a January bowl bid have marked huge accomplishments for the Tennessee football program, Team 118 is far from complacent. With each bowl practice this week, the players have used the opportunity to work toward their new goal, taking the […] Read the full article...

RB Alvin Kamara Signs With Tennessee

December 17, 2014 by freak

Butch Jones is pleased to welcome running back Alvin Kamara to the Tennessee football family. Kamara signed with the Vols on JUCO Signing Day, Wednesday, after a standout season at Hutchinson Community College in Kansas. ALVIN KAMARA R-Sophomore • Running Back • 5-11 • 200 Norcross, Ga. • Norcross […] Read the full article...

Vols to Play Bowling Green in 2015 Season Opener in Nashville

December 9, 2014 by UT Sports Information

The University of Tennessee football team will open the 2015 season on Sept. 5 at Nashville’s LP Field against Bowling Green State University of the Mid-American Conference. Bowling Green replaces the original opponent for the Vols for next year’s season opener, UAB, who announced the discontinuation of […] Read the full article...

#MediaMonday: TaxSlayer Bowl 

December 8, 2014 by UT Sports Information

Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Dave Hart (Opening Statement) “Good morning everybody, I came down with some exciting news and after we talk about this for a little bit then we will let Butch get to his normal press conference topics. But today I wanted to […] Read the full article...

BOWL BOUND: Vols Beat Vandy, 24-17

November 30, 2014 by UT Sports Information

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Vols are headed back to a bowl game for the first time since 2010 after defeating Vanderbilt, 24-17, on Saturday night. Tennessee (6-6, 3-5) will return to the postseason for the first time since playing in the 2010 Music City Bowl. The Vols will make […] Read the full article...