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Tennessee practice wrap: Butch Jones says Vols answered call on 2nd day


KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Tennessee coach Butch Jones was critical of his team’s intensity after Friday’s camp opener, but he was much more upbeat Saturday night — even if his lost voice still hadn’t returned.

“Today was very productive,” he said. “This group is extremely prideful.”

Jones singled out the freshmen wide receivers for praise, saying the group had “improved our football team” from the spring.

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Tennessee football post-practice report: Preparing for Orange & White game


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KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Two days before the Orange & White game, Tennessee went through every possible in-game scenario at Neyland Stadium on Thursday.

Even the basics — like pre-game warmups and post-game procedures — were outlined by the staff.

Both coordinators said to expect a fairly vanilla look. With a first-year coaching staff, the Vols have no desire to give away secrets to opponents.

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