Monthly Archives: July 2010

Vol Stuff (7/31/10)

Vols add 2 more verbals to commitment list
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/31/bristol-mates-commit-vols/

 

Vol recruiting news
http://www.tonybasilio.com/next_level_news_center.php?page=x_recruiting

 

Eric Berry becomes highest paid safety in the league
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/31/berry-tweets-his-deal-done/

 

Dooley denies release to Bryce Brown
http://sports.espn.go.com/ncf/news/story?id=5424622

 

Past, present & future Vol football
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/427565-tennessee-volunteers-past-present-the-future

 

Football ramblings with Mr. College Football
http://blogs.ajc.com/barnhart-college-football/2010/07/30/memo-to-masoli-just-say-that-youre-sorry/?cxntfid=blogs_barnhart_college_football

 

Former Vol commitment Glen Stanley leaves USC & lands at FSU
http://sports.espn.go.com/ncf/news/story?id=5423327

 

Fisher calls Kiffin’s claim of location being behind Titans lawsuit “absurd”
http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=5424152

 

Kiffin spent years gearing up to coach but he’s still not equipped
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/stewart_mandel/07/29/kiffin/index.html

Vol Stuff (7/30/10)

Rating the SEC special team units
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12187/sec-position-rankings-special-teams-2

Rating the strongest positions in the SEC
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12199/best-position-in-the-sec

Kiffin believes Titan lawsuit is related to him leaving Vols
http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/38478407/ns/sports-college_football/

Captain Confidence Kiffin shows his spin skills off on PAC 10 road show
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/story/13681622/kiffin-puts-positive-spin-on-tough-situation?tag=coverlist_active;coverlist_footer

Vol Stuff (7/29/10)

Dooley picks up commitment #8 with verbal from Georgia DB
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/29/georgia-player-picks-tennessee/

http://tennessee.scout.com/a.z?s=7&p=8&c=1&nid=4232270

Football Vols participate in community service
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/072810aaa.html

Getting to know incoming Lady Vol Lauren Avant (video)
http://www.utladyvols.com/sports/w-baskbl/spec-rel/072810aac.html

Hoops critic says Scotty Hopson is capable of much more
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/seth_davis/07/28/vegas.stars/index.html

Rating the SEC defensive backfields
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12159/sec-position-rankings-defensive-backs-2

SEC fall practice team start times
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12178/sec-practice-start-dates

SEC proves repeatedly that defense wins championships
http://collegefootball.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1107153

Should Auburn receive the 04 championship vacated by USC
http://blogs.ajc.com/barnhart-college-football/2010/07/29/should-the-football-writers-bcs-make-auburn-their-2004-champions/?cxntfid=blogs_barnhart_college_football

SEC preview – South Carolina
http://cfn.scout.com/2/987294.html

NCAA sanctions will take their toll on USC program
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/29/sports/29usc.html?_r=2&ref=sports

Lane Kiffin making Al Davis look like a smart guy
http://msn.foxsports.com/collegefootball/story/lane-kiffin-lawsuit-what-it-really-means-72810

Vol Stuff (7/28/10)

Derek Dooley addresses Knoxville Rotary Club (video)
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/986940.html

Bryce Brown apparently text it in & leaves
http://content.usatoday.com/communities/campusrivalry/post/2010/07/bryce-brown-sends-text-message-to-tell-derek-dooley-he-is-leaving-tennessee/1

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/28/brown-leaves-without-talking-dooley/

SEC ramblings
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/986930.html

PAC 10 officially changing name
http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/football/news?slug=ap-pac10-nyc

Kiffin surprised by Titans lawsuit
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/story/13675939/usc-coach-kiffin-didnt-anticipate-lawsuit-by-titans?tag=headlines;collegefootball

Everybody wondering how long it will take Haden to deal with Kiffin
http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/38435092/ns/sports-college_football/

Vol Stuff (7/27/10)

Brown sightings and rumors point to Bryce being a Vol this fall
http://tonybasilio.com/index.php?page=tony

Can Tennessee really finish below Kentucky in the SEC East?
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/425388-why-tennessee-will-finish-higher-than-kentucky-in-the-sec-east

Vols & Montana to tee it up in 2011
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/072610aaa.html

Checkerboard license plates go on sale
http://www.utsports.com/tnfund/2010-ut-license-plate.html

Goodfriend tennis factility construction photo gallery
http://www.utladyvols.com/view.gal?id=73466

Rating the SEC linebacker units
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12133/sec-position-rankings-linebackers-2

Titans get mad, file law suit against Kiffin & USC for coach poaching
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20100727/SPORTS01/7270335/Titans++anger+at+Kiffin+spurs+lawsuit

http://collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2010/07/26/karma-calls-as-tennessee-titans-file-lawsuit-against-kiffin-usc/

Lane Kiffin is the Lindsay Lohan of college football
http://jay-mariotti.fanhouse.com/2010/07/27/lane-kiffin-wont-last-long-at-scrubbed-up-usc/

A story of perserverance with Mr. College Football
http://blogs.ajc.com/barnhart-college-football/2010/07/27/why-you-should-pull-for-mark-herzlich/?cxntfid=blogs_barnhart_college_football

Vol Stuff (7/26/10)

It’s mostly about recruiting (Marvin West)
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/aWest.aspx

 

Brown & Dooley finally to meet & settle things
http://www.govolsxtra.com/news/2010/jul/25/brown-saga-might-be-nearing-end/

 

#2 most painful Vols loss in last 20 years
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2010/7/25/1587163/20-losses-in-20-years-2-the-worst

 

Ranking the SEC from Bama to Vandy
http://blogs.ajc.com/jeff-schultz-blog/2010/07/25/ranking-the-sec-from-bama-to-vandy-and-georgia-no-4/?cxntfid=blogs_jeff_schultz_blog

 

SEC Media Days Top 5 moments (video)
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2010/7/26/1587985/top-five-moments-from-sec-media

 

SEC preview – Bama

http://cfn.scout.com/2/986380.html

 

Kiffin must be stopped
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/26/wiedmer-kiffin-must-be-stopped/

Vol Stuff (7/25/10)

Dooley’s unique recruiting perspective
http://www.volnation.com/2010/07/24/dooley-tennessees-unique-recruiting-perspective/

 

Vols well represented with high character at SEC media days
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/986089.html

 

Interview with Vol Chris Walker (video)
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/986080.html

 

SEC rumblings
http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/jul/25/proposed-rule-would-curb-early-offers/

 

Gators & Tide expected own SEC again
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20100724/COLUMNIST0201/7240338/2165/SPORTS0601/Joe+Biddle++Bama++Florida+will+reign+atop+SEC

 

Tennessee mad at Kiffin again
http://sports.yahoo.com/nfl/blog/shutdown_corner/post/Lane-Kiffin-angers-everyone-in-Tennessee-slight?urn=nfl-257961

 

Lame Lane stirs it up again in the Volunteer state
http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2010/07/24/lane-kiffin-poorly-tries-to-explain-poaching-fishers-coach/?related=1

 

What’s wrong with college basketball?
http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/columns/story?columnist=oneil_dana&id=5398415

Vol Stuff (7/24/10)

Dooley calmly moves from one fire to the next as Vol coach
http://blogs.ajc.com/jeff-schultz-blog/2010/07/23/derek-dooley-calmly-moving-from-one-fire-to-next-at-tennessee/?cxntfid=blogs_jeff_schultz_blog

 

Dooley fits the mold & it’s all about winning
http://collegefootball.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1105709

 

Derek Dooley is a summer hit, will it carry over into the fall
http://espn.go.com/ncf/notebook/_/page/2010SECMediaDays3/2010-sec-media-days

 

Will Vols be an extension of their head coach’s personality?
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20100724/SPORTS0601/7240339/2166

 

Vols personify class at SEC media days
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/424151-sec-media-days-tennessee-vols-personify-class

 

Derek Dooley interview (video)
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/986059.html

 

Nick Reveiz interview (video)
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12090/video-low-talks-to-nick-reveiz

 

Mike Slive discusses Derek Dooley (video)
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/985949.html

 

Bryce Brown remains a mystery
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/24/brown-still-mystery/

http://collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2010/07/24/vols-bryce-brown-situation-close-to-being-settled/

 

SEC media day 3 recap
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/985944.html

 

Media doesn’t think to highly pre-season of 2010 Vols
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/24/vols-no-5-east-sec-media-votes/

 

Lane Kiffin went out to Cali
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/424371-lane-kiffin-went-out-to-cali

 

Vol Stuff (7/23/10)

Day 3 SEC Media Day Schedule, Vols up at 12:10pmEST
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/12055/sec-media-days-lineup-day-3

 

SEC Media Day live blog for Dooley’s segment
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2010/7/23/1583889/sec-media-days-derek-dooley-live

 

Dooley is all about discipline
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20100723/SPORTS0601/7230344/2166

 

Bryce Brown reportedly working out in Vol weight room
http://www.tonybasilio.com/index.php?page=tony

 

A few fall predictions for Vols
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/423685-four-bold-predictions-for-tennessee-football-2010

 

Most annoying fans, Tennessee makes a Top 5 list
http://www.elevenwarriors.com/2010/07/the-most-annoying-fans.html

 

Vol tennis team paces Vols in academics
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/072110aaa.html

 

Day 2 SEC Media Day recap
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/985700.html

 

Spurrier believes SC doing well academically
http://blogs.ajc.com/jeff-schultz-blog/2010/07/22/spurriers-lament-team-is-better-academically-than-on-field/?cxntfid=blogs_jeff_schultz_blog

 

Can SC make one good run for Spurrier?
http://blogs.ajc.com/barnhart-college-football/2010/07/23/does-spurrier-have-one-more-big-run-left-in-him/?cxntfid=blogs_barnhart_college_football

 

Richt has learned to expect issues
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/23/georgias-coach-says-hes-learned-expect-issues/

 

Vandy coach has sense of humor
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/23/comical-caldwell/

 

Saban & coaches can’t stop rogue agents
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/andy_staples/07/22/agents/index.html

 

SEC goes to war with rogue agents
http://ncaafootball.fanhouse.com/2010/07/21/the-sec-goes-to-war-against-agents-and-the-ncaa/

 

Expect a year of parity in D1 ball this fall
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/stewart_mandel/07/21/parity/index.html

 

Kiffin might want to watch his step with new sheriff in town at USC
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/andy_staples/07/21/usc-changes/index.html

Vol Stuff (7/22/10)

Fresh faces at Tennessee (video)
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/11902/video-fresh-faces-tennessee

 

Slive happy to have Dooley at Tennessee
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/22/kiffin-ole-miss-topics-limits/

 

Meyer doesn’t bite on Kiffin
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/11940/meyer-not-biting-on-kiffin

 

Vols in MLB update
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/072110aaa.html

 

UGA latest program for NCAA to investigate over player/agents activity
http://blogs.ajc.com/jeff-schultz-blog/2010/07/21/georgia-joins-the-wrong-party-ncaa-seeks-inquiry/?cxntfid=blogs_jeff_schultz_blog

 

Slive & Saban address agent issues at SEC media days
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/football/ncaa/07/21/sec-agents.ap/index.html

 

Agent-gate dominating topic at SEC media days
http://cfn.scout.com/2/985523.html

 

With conference expansion on temporary hold, what teams will SEC go after when it does expand?
http://dennis-dodd.blogs.cbssports.com/mcc/blogs/entry/6270202/23338600?tag=headlines;collegefootball

 

SEC media days ramblings
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/985430.html

http://www.volnation.com/2010/07/21/sec-media-days-slive-welcomes-dooley-to-the-sec/