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Hourly forecast for Tennessee-Vanderbilt game (Hint: cold, but no rain)

Neyland Stadium last week (photo by Evan Woodbery)

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — It’s sunny and pleasant right now, but temperatures should start to drop dramatically as the sun goes down and the wind picks up.

Here’s the hourly forecast courtesy of The Weather Channel.

5:23 p.m. — sunset, 47 degrees, feels like 43

7 p.m. — kickoff, 43 degrees, feels like 38

8 p.m. — 41 degrees, feels like 35

9 p.m. — 40 degrees, feels like 33

10 p.m. — 38 degrees, feels like 31

11 p.m. — 37 degrees, feels like 29

The wind will be consistently northwest at 9-11 mph. There is no chance of rain until late in the game and even then, it’s only 10 percent.

Vols wrap up Wednesday practice in chilly weather (photo gallery)

Running backs coach Robert Gillespie talks to running back Deanthonie Summerhill on Wednesday. (Photo by Evan Woodbery)


KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Tennessee practiced for a couple of hours late Wednesday afternoon in Knoxville.

There’s a freeze warning tonight, and it’s already starting to get chilly.

No word on if that’s why a portion of practice was indoors, but as a native Michigander, Butch Jones seems unlikely to worry about a mild chill.

We didn’t get to see much today, but here’s a photo gallery. More notes and quotes coming after we talk to assistant coaches this evening.

Running backs coach Robert Gillespie looks on as running back Marlin Lane (15) goes through drills.

Defensive backs Willie Martinez coaches during a drill on Wednesday (Photo by Evan Woodbery)

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