VFLs Manning, Jackson, Colquitt Win Super Bowl 50

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —VFLs and Denver Broncos Peyton Manning, Malik Jackson and Britton Colquitt are Super Bowl 50 champions. The Broncos took a 24-10 win over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday in Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. VFL Chris Scott is on the Panthers and saw action at left guard. Manning went 13-of-23 for 141 yards and one interception in his fourth Super … Continue reading

#TSD16: Vols Welcome Newcomers

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Jeff George R-Junior • WR • 6-6 • 200 Leavenworth, Kan. • Leavenworth Senior H.S. • Southwestern Oklahoma State • Dodge City C.C. (Kansas) Prospect Rankings 247 Sports: 3-star (No. 38 overall JUCO prospect, No. 6 JUCO wide receiver, No. 8 JUCO prospect in Kansas ESPN: 4-star (No. 26 JUCO prospect, No. 7 JUCO wide receiver) Rivals: 4-star Scout: 3-star … Continue reading

Butch Jones #TSD16 Press Conference

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Feb. 3, 2016 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee head coach Butch Jones capped a successful National Signing Day by hosting a press conference at the Ray & Lucy Hand Digital Studio on Wednesday afternoon. Jones discussed the construction of this year’s signing class and gave plenty of acclaim to his assistant coaches and program support staff that aided throughout the recruitment process. A full … Continue reading

VFLs Berry, Cox To Play In 2016 Pro Bowl

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – VFLs Eric Berry and Morgan Cox will play in the 2016 Pro Bowl on Sunday at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. The game will air on Sunday at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. Berry is on Team Rice after Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Rice selected him with his 15th pick in the two-day draft. Cox is on Team Irvin. Berry … Continue reading

VOLS RANKED #22 IN FINAL AP POLL

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Volunteers are ranked #22 in the final Associated Press Poll of the season. Riding a six-game winning streak to close the season, capped by a 45-6 win over Northwestern in Outback Bowl, the Vols (9-4) are ranked at the end of the season for the first time since 2007, when the Vols finished 12th With the … Continue reading

TENNESSEE ANNOUNCES STAFF CHANGE

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — University of Tennessee head football coach Butch Jones and defensive coordinator John Jancek have mutually agreed to part ways, Jones announced Wednesday. “John and I had a long discussion this morning and we both came to the conclusion that it was best to part ways,” Jones said. “I want to thank Coach Jancek for his contributions to … Continue reading

BARNETT, BERRY, KERBYSON ON ESPN’S ALL-SEC BOWL TEAM

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Three Vols were named to ESPN’s All-SEC Bowl Team after Tennessee’s dominating 45-6 win over Northwestern in the Outback Bowl. Safety Evan Berry, defensive end Derek Barnett and offensive lineman Kyler Kerbyson were all recognized. Here’s what ESPN’s Greg Ostendorf wrote about the honored Vols DL — Derek Barnett, Tennessee: On paper, Barnett might have regressed from his freshman year. But the sophomore looked as … Continue reading