Vols’ Season Opener Moved Ahead to Thursday, Sept. 1

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Dave Hart announced Friday that Tennessee football’s season opener against Appalachian State has been moved ahead two days to Thursday, Sept. 1. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. ET on Thursday and will air nationally on the SEC Network. The game marks the first-ever meeting between the Vols and Mountaineers. Hart … Continue reading

Ellis Named Muscle Milk Male Athlete of the Year

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee football VFL Alex Ellis has been named the 2016 Muscle Milk Male “Athlete of the Year,” as announced at the CPSDA Annual Conference Awards Banquet this past weekend. The Muscle Milk “Athlete of the Year” Award recognizes one male and one female collegiate, Olympic, professional or tactical (military, police or fire) athlete whose athletic accomplishments, in the opinion of … Continue reading

Orange Tops White, 70-63, in 2016 Spring Game

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A strong defensive second half that kept the Volunteer offense out of the endzone gave the Orange a 70-63 win over the White in the 2016 DISH Orange and White Game at Neyland Stadium Saturday. The Orange used six tackles for loss, including three sacks, in the second half to hold the White scoreless by traditional standards in … Continue reading

Vol Report: Perseverance Through 15

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The Vols began their final week of spring football on Tuesday, with eyes towardsSaturday’s DISH Orange & White Game. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee ushered in its final week of spring practices with a two-hour session under sunny skies Tuesday at Haslam Field. Following the end of Tuesday’s practice session, head coach Butch Jones, quarterback Joshua Dobbs, and running back Jalen Hurd spoke to reporters about … Continue reading

Butch hints at “special announcement” on Saturday

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On Vol Calls Monday night, Butch Jones revealed that a “special announcement” will be made during the Orange and White Game on Saturday. “We’re going to a make a special announcement at the game. It’s something that we not done before and you’ll be able to hear from our players regarding this special announcement as well.” That doesn’t really give … Continue reading

FOOTBALL CENTRAL: DISH Orange & White Game

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The DISH Orange & White Game is set for 2 p.m. ET on Saturday, while Fan Day festivities begin at 11:30 a.m. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee will conclude its spring season with the DISH Orange and White Game on Saturday, April 16, at 2 p.m. ET inside Neyland Stadium. Along with the traditional spring practice format, the Vols are scheduled to … Continue reading

Spring Football Wraps Up Week 4

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The Vols have just two more practices before wrapping up the spring season withnext Saturday’s DISH Orange & White Game. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Week Four of Tennessee’s spring season came to a closeSaturday as the Vols took to Neyland Stadium for a two-hour practice session in full pads. Much of Saturday’s session featured scrimmage elements as Team 120’s offense and defense … Continue reading