Monthly Archives: April 2013

Vol Stuff (4/30/13)

Early surprise of 2014 SEC football recruiting – Tennessee Volunteers
http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/SEC-Aggies-Vols-LSU-UF-UK-Ole-Miss-Vandy-Bama-Auburn-Mizou-UGA-128688  

BuTch taking a page out of the General Neyland book
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/042913aaa.html  

#1 NFL draft pick Eric Fisher another reason to trust BuTch
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/29/4281566/eric-fisher-another-reason-to-trust-butch-jones  

Will freshman QB Josh Dobbs mobility make the difference in Vol QB competition this fall?
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1619546-tennessee-volunteers-football-could-josh-dobbs-be-starting-quarterback-in-2013  

Vols hold annual hoops banquet
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/042913aaa.html  

Lady Vols make 21st straight NCAA golf tourney
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-golf/spec-rel/042913aab.html  

Vols-MTSU today, first pitch 6pmET
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/042913aab.html  

Tennessee extends Vol AD Dave Hart’s contract
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/30/contract-extended-for-tennessees-hart/?sportscollege  

The Herman Lathers story
http://www.utsports.com/blog/2013/04/the-herman-lathers-story-from-wvlt.html  

Cordarrelle Patterson glad to be a Viking
http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2013/04/27/vikes-1st-round-pick-patterson-i-feel-like-a-superhero/  

Bray snub one of NFL draft’s biggest surprises
http://www.nooga.com/161287/brays-snub-one-of-the-drafts-biggest-surprises/  

NFL draft rewind, SEC power shifts over 2 decades
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/nfl-draft-rewind-the-secs-power-shifts-over-two-decades/  

NFL draft proves it again, SEC simply the best
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/playoff-committee-needs-to-remember-what-they-see-every-april/  

New SEC TV won’t entice league to move to 9 conference games
http://aol.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/story/2013-04-29/sec-schedule-nine-conference-games-mike-slive-nick-saban-steve-spurrier  

How much better will SEC hoops be next season?
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/how-much-better-will-sec-hoops-be-next-season-uh-probably-not-much/  

Duke on the way up with Cutcliffe
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/college-football/news/20130429/duke-david-cutcliffe/?sct=uk_t11_a5  

Ohio State ranked #1 in way to early pre-season poll
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63608/alabama-drops-to-no-2-in-early-poll  

The next NFL draft class
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1287378.html  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-4292013/  

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Vol Stuff (4/29/13)

Vol 2014 commitments ranked highly
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/28/jones-ut-commitments-high-ranked/?sportscollege  

Catching up with Vol safety Brian Randolph
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63503/video-tennessee-safety-brian-randolph  

Catching up with Vol signee Ryan Jenkins
http://www.ajc.com/weblogs/college-recruiting/2013/apr/29/recruiting-rewind-torn-between-clemson-and-tenness/  

Vols turn to jucos for help at receiver
http://www.nooga.com/161273/vols-turn-to-the-junior-college-ranks-for-help-at-receiver/  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/27/4276468/tennessee-recruiting-juco-wide-receivers-kameel-jackson-and-jonathan  

Recruiting is football heartbeat (Marvin West)
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/columnTemplates/west.aspx  

Several former Vols find NFL homes
http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Several-former-Tennessee-Vols-find-NFL-homes-128482  

Stokes confident in his decision to pass on NBA
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/28/stokes-passes-on-nba-to-stay-at-ut/?sportscollege  

A great weekend for Volniacs
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/28/wondrous-weekend-for-volniacs/?sportsColumns  

Lady Vols conduct special softball draft
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/26/softball-holds-special-draft/  

Zach Godley has solid day on mound as Vols win 4-2 over UF
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/042813aab.html  

Can Bray mature enough to make it in the NFL?
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/29/bray-must-mature-to-make-it-in-the-nfl/?sportsColumns  

SEC rules NFL draft
http://aol.sportingnews.com/nfl/story/2013-04-26/nfl-draft-2013-first-round-draft-picks-by-conference  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-4282013/  

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Vol Stuff (4/24/13)

Vol Stuff/The List is taking a break until late Sunday.  Be back then with the latest links on Tennessee & SEC athletics. 

Vols’ spring camp in review – Offense
http://www.nooga.com/161186/ut-spring-practice-review-offense/  

BuTch search for playmakers carries on past spring camp
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1615219-tennessee-football-jones-search-for-playmakers-carries-on-past-spring-game  

Vols pick up another 4 star commitment
http://www.nooga.com/161196/jones-adds-second-top-tight-end-to-2014-recruiting-class/  

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/23/4259082/tennessee-recruiting-daniel-helm-rounds-out-vols-tight-end-class  

BuTch to speak in Chattanooga
http://www.nooga.com/161187/butch-jones-to-speak-at-orange-grove-center-in-chattanooga/  

A few bad calls on Vol football over the last 6 years
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/23/4256050/alas-sbns-new-editable-comments-cant-fix-everything  

BuTch names Director of Player Personnel
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/042313aaq.html  

Lady Vol Lauren Gibson named National Softball Player of the Week
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/042313aaa.html  

Lauren Gibson reflects on Lady Vol career
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/24/gibson-reflects-ut-career/  

Vol netters ranked #1 doubles team in country
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/042313aaa.html  

Pat Summitt documentary to air on ESPN in July
http://www.nooga.com/161184/summitt-documentary-to-air-on-espn-july-9/  

MTSU smacks Vols 11-5
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/042313aaa.html  

Diamond Vols prepare for future seasons
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/24/vols-seek-excellence-prepare-future-seasons/  

How do SEC football coaches shake out in national rankings?
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63398/ranking-the-secs-head-coaches  

Mark Richt voted most underappreciated coach in SEC
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63411/richt-secs-most-underappreciated-coach  

D.J. Fluker says he took cash from agents while playing for Tide
http://www.ajc.com/weblogs/the-hater/2013/apr/23/dj-fluker-says-he-took-cash-agents-bama-agent-says/  

NFL draft will include several players from in-state
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20130424/SPORTS01/304240130/2072/SPORTS  

Bama & UGA could total 20 NFL draft picks
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/24/alabama-uga-could-total-20-nfl-picks/?sportscollege  

Replacement for BCS named…..College Football Playoff
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/blog/dennis-dodd/22122872/no-im-not-kidding-college-football-playoff-replaces-bcs  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-42313/  

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Vol Stuff (4/23/13)

Grading the Orange & White game
http://www.nooga.com/161150/grading-the-orange-and-white-game/  

Vols’ spring game provides hope to Vol fans heading into the off-season
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/22/4251736/orange-and-white-game-offers-hope-to-vols-fans  

Vol running back Alden Hill focuses on ways to improve in the off-season
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/23/vols-hill-focuses-on-ways-to-improve/?sports  

Vol spring game TV replay schedule
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/042213aad.html  

Pat Summitt’s life & career chronicled in film
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/23/coach-pat-summitts-life-career-chronicled/?sportscollege 

Lady Vol Lauren Gibson named SEC softball player of the week
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/042213aac.html  

Lady Vol softball games for Wednesday cancelled
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/042213aaf.html  

Diamond Vols try to bounce back against MTSU
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/23/vols-look-bounce-back-mtsu/  

SEC spring game recaps
http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/2013/sec-spring-game-recap-4-20/  

http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63325/recapping-the-spring-games  

SEC spring game attendance numbers
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/final-sec-spring-game-attendance-numbers-are-out/  

Impact early enrollees
http://247sports.com/Article/Early-enrollees-make-impact-in-spring-practice-SEC-Big-10-Pac-12-127647   

Auburn denies any NCAA allegations
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/blog/eye-on-college-football/22115994/auburn-review-denies-allegations-of-academic-fraud  

ACC Grant of Rights may stop conference expansion for now
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/acc-grant-of-rights-deal-could-end-realignment-madness-for-a-while/  

Firing a coach not an easy decision for FBS schools
http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/2013/04/22/kentucky-joker-phillips-colorado-jon-embree-southern-miss/2105131/  

2013 NFL Draft Boom or Bust picks
http://cfn.scout.com/2/1286031.html  

’13 NFL Draft Central
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1283044.html  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-42213/  

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Vol Stuff (4/22/13)

Summer a chance for Vol QB’s to work on leadership skills
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/22/ut-qbs-must-lead/?sports  

Vols connect with BuTch
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/22/vols-connect-jones-look-leaders/  

Orange & White post-game notes
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/042113aaa.html  

Orange & White game winners & losers
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1611687-tennessee-football-winners-and-losers-of-2013-spring-game  

Vols’ spring game provides excitement & belief
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/22/spring-game-provides-excitement-belief/  

Defensive adjustments Vols need to make following spring game
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1611987-tennessee-football-2013-spring-game-defensive-adjustments-vols-must-make  

Chancellor awards, Vandy coach & other tidbits  (Marvin West)
http://www.shoppernewsnow.com/columnTemplates/west.aspx  

Lady Vols sweep Ole Miss
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/042113aac.html  

Vols fall to UGA in SEC tennis title match
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/recaps/042113aaa.html  

Ole Miss sweeps Vols
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/22/diamond-vols-swept-rebels/  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-4212013/  

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Vol Stuff (4/21/13)

Spring game proves things have changed for Tennessee football
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/21/vols-embrace-renewed-fun/?sportscollege  

Let the BuTch era of Vol football begin
http://www.foxsportstennessee.com/story/vols-fans-get-first-glimpse-of-ut-under-?blockID=894469&feedID=3732  

BuTch is the big winner of Vols’ spring game
http://www.nooga.com/161146/jones-the-big-winner-in-orange-and-white-game/  

Defense is a good sign Vols are headed right direction
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/21/vols-have-work-to-do-but-defense-a-good-sign/?sportsColumns  

Big turnout for Vols spring game
http://www.tennessean.com/viewart/20130420/SPORTS0601/304200073/Give-them-61-000-Fans-flock-Vols-coach  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/recaps/042013aab.html  

Justin Worley has upper hand at QB heading into summer off-season
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1611977-tennessee-football-updating-vols-qb-battle-post-2013-orange-and-white-game  

Post-game video Vol video clips
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1285437.html   

Vols pick up another 2015 in-state commitment
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/20/4246882/tennessee-recruiting-jaylond-woods-gives-vols-no-2-for-15  

http://www.nooga.com/161148/jaylond-woods-becomes-uts-second-2015-commitment/  

Vols battle Dawgs today at 2pmET for SEC tennis title
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/042113aaa.html  

Lady Vols go for sweep of Ole Miss today at 2pmET
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/042013aaa.html 

Yemi Makanjuola is leaving Vol hoops program
http://www.nooga.com/161145/ut-center-yami-makanjuola-seeks-transfer/  

Vols try to avoid sweep, battle Ole Miss today at 2pmET – ESPNU TV
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/042013aaa.html  

Vols struggle to move up leaderboard at SEC golf tourney
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-golf/recaps/042113aaa.html  

SEC spring camp fresh faces
 East
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63302/springs-fresh-faces-eastern-division  
 West
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63304/springs-fresh-faces-western-division 

David Shaw using uncoventional recruiting in building Stanford into national football power
http://sports.yahoo.com/news/ncaaf–david-shaw-building-stanford-into-a-perennial-power-with-unconventional-recruiting-mandate-044557382.html  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-4202013/  

 

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Orange & White Gameday Vol Stuff

BuTch’s Vols get public introduction today at Neyland
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/20/jones-vols-get-public-introduction/?sports  

BuTch carries momentum into spring game
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041913aae.html  

Coaches will do scoring in today’s Vol spring game
http://www.tennessean.com/viewart/20130420/SPORTS0601/304200025/Coaches-will-do-scoring-UT-spring-game  

Orange & White Gameday info
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041813abb.html  

Vols’ spring game will be Orange & White & Vanilla
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/19/4242382/orange-white-vanilla  

Orange & White game previews
http://www.nooga.com/161134/preview-uts-orange-and-white-game/  

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1609818-tennessee-spring-game-2013-date-start-time-tv-info-and-more  

Opportunity knocks for Vols in spring camp finale
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041913aaj.html  

New Vol football training center dedicated
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041913aam.html  

Lady Vols roll over Ole Miss 12-4
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/041913aaa.html  

Vols top Vandy to move into SEC tennis tourney semis
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/recaps/041913aaa.html  

Vols fall to Ole Miss in series opener
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-basebl/recaps/041913aab.html  

Vol golfers struggle early in SEC tourney
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-golf/recaps/041913aad.html  

Lady Vols fall in SEC tennis tourney
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-tennis/recaps/041913aaa.html  

Cordarrelle Patterson projected to Vikings with 23rd draft pick
http://247sports.com/Article/247Sports-NFL-mock-draft-127222  

Vol NFL Draft preview
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1608526-tennessee-football-2013-nfl-draft-preview  

NFL all-pro Arian Foster returns to Rocky Top
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041913aac.html  

Mr. College Football – Vandy no longer SEC doormat
http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/story/22105430/doormat-no-more-vanderbilt-sets-sights-on-challenging-in-sec-east  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-4192013/  

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Vol Stuff (4/19/13)

Vols look to show progress in Orange & White game tomorrow
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/19/vol-players-look-progress-orange-and-white-game/  

Vol defenders say foundation is there for this fall
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/19/vols-defenders-say-foundation-laid/?sportscollege  

Justin King working hard to make position change work
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/19/king-works-hard-tackle-change/ 

Vol Offensive Coordinator Mike Bajakian satisfied with spring camp progress
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/19/bajakian-says-play-installation-sufficient-for-now/?sportscollege  

Vols thin at running back for spring game
http://www.tennessean.com/viewart/20130419/SPORTS0601/304190102/Marlin-Lane-s-status-leaves-Vols-thin-RB  

Q&A with Vol QB Justin Worley  (video)
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63218/video-tennessee-qb-justin-worley 

Vols practice reports
http://www.nooga.com/161116/tennessee-spring-practice-day-14-blitz/  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041813aab.html  

Vols pick up early in-state 2015 football commitment
http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2013/4/18/4240248/tennessee-recruiting-2015-lineman-zach-stewart-picks-tennessee  

http://www.nooga.com/161123/offensive-lineman-zach-stewart-is-uts-first-2015-commitment/  

Another in-state offensive lineman getting Vols’ attention
http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Judo-champ-Bruno-Reagan-finds-football-USF-Vanderbilt-Tennessee-127052  

Vols making early Top 10 noise in 2014 recruiting rankings
http://insider.espn.go.com/college-sports/football/recruiting/classrankings/_/class/2014/date/20130418  

Tyler Bray, a buyer beware draft pick?
http://www.tennessean.com/article/20130419/COLUMNIST0202/304190097/2072/SPORTS  

Martin gets 2nd hoops signee of spring signing class
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/041813aaa.html  

Lady Vols at Ole Miss for weekend series
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/041813aaa.html  

Vols take on Vandy in SEC tennis tourney
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-tennis/spec-rel/041813aac.html  

Lady Vols take on Bama in SEC tennis tourney
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-tennis/spec-rel/041813aad.html  

Vols host Ole Miss for weekend series
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/19/vols-return-home-prep-three-game-weekend/  

Ranking the SEC football coaches
http://aol.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/story/2013-04-18/college-football-coaches-rankings-2013-sec-nick-saban-steve-spurrier-miles-richt  

Can SEC set a NFL draft record?
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63266/sec-poised-to-break-nfl-draft-record  

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Vol Stuff (4/18/13)

Tiny Richardson a very large Vols spring camp spectator
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/18/tiny-watching-for-now/?sportscollege  

Vols practice reports
http://www.nooga.com/161093/tennessee-spring-practice-day-13-blitz/  

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041713aad.html  

Door remains open for Marlin Lane to return
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63214/door-remains-open-for-vols-lane-to-return  

Vols spring camp notebooks
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/18/rajion-neal-carrying-load-vols-tailbacks/?sportscollege  

BuTch is one of the most active coaches in college football  (video)
http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/041713aaa.html  

http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/18/vols-hold-final-practice-orange-and-white-game/  

Hoopster Darius Thompson inks LOI with Vols
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/18/vols-sign-murfreesboro-guard/?sportspreps  

Lady Vols looking to scorch the diamond this weekend
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/18/lady-vols-look-scorch-upcoming-weekend/  

Athletics not central to VFL experience
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/18/athletics-not-central-vfl-experience/  

Kentucky sits on top of the national hoops recruiting rankings again
http://247sports.com/Article/Breakdown-of-top-10-teams-in-247Composite-Team-Ranking-126900  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-4172013/  

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Vol Stuff (4/17/13)

Vol QB Nathan Peterman holding his own in spring camp
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/17/peterman-holding-own-in-vols-qb-work/?sportscollege  

Freshman Alden Hill making some noise at running back for Vols
http://tennessee.scout.com/2/1283782.html  

Some Vol fans are vicious about upcoming Saban visit to Athens
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2013/apr/17/overboard-vols-fans-vicious-on-sabans-visit/?sportsColumns  

Vols pick up a juco hoops post player
http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Junior-college-post-player-Rawane-Ndiaye-commits-to-Tennessee-126756

http://www.nooga.com/161081/tennessee-adds-juco-big-man-rawane-ndiaye/  

Lady Vols romp by Appy State 9-0
http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-softbl/recaps/041613aaa.html  

Vols peaking at right time for SEC tennis tourney
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/17/vols-ready-join-fun/   

Diamond Vols squeak by VT 5-4
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/17/vols-steal-one-against-hokies/   

Lady Vol netters try to turn things around in SEC tourney
http://utdailybeacon.com/sports/2013/apr/17/lady-vols-look-right-ship-sec-championship/  

John Chavis enjoying rebuilding LSU’s defense
http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/63139/lsus-john-chavis-relishes-rebuilding-job  

New SEC-ESPN partnership is much more than a TV network
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/the-new-sec-espn-partnership-is-about-much-more-than-a-tv-network/  

SEC Headlines
http://www.mrsec.com/2013/04/sec-headlines-41613/  

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