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Tennessee football practice wrap: Butch Jones says Day 3 is ‘step forward’

Tennessee football practice

Tennessee players warm up before practice on Aug. 4, 2013, at Haslam Field in Knoxville. (Photo by Evan Woodbery)

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — More teammates raved about freshman receiver Marquez North on Sunday and during his post-practice press conference, head coach Butch Jones backed them up.

“In three short practices, he’s proven he’s going to be one of our play-makers,” Jones said.

More notes and quotes from Day 3:

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Tennessee football 2013 spring preview: Tight ends

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Tennessee’s first spring football season under new coach Butch Jones begins Saturday.

In the days leading up to the start of practice, we’ll take a position-by-position look at the Vols as they embark on a new season.

The tight ends will get two new faces this summer, but for now a healthy Brendan Downs leads the way.

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