Monthly Archives: December 2014

New Year’s Eve Vol Stuff

Tennessee’s top recruiting stories of 2014

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Tennessee-Vols-top-recruiting-stories-of-2014-34229404

 

5-star Tennessee defensive tackle commitment anxious to compete in all-star game

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Five-star-DT-Shy-Tuttle-eager-to-compete-at-Under-Armour-game-34250996

 

Future Vol McKenzie continues to impress at all-star game camp

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Video-McKenzie-in-action-at-Army-Bowl-34246514

 

The blueprint on how Vols can win bowl game

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/30/blueprint-tennessee-can-beat-iowa/

 

Will fresh legs help the Vols

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1497178-will-fresh-legs-make-vols-more-productive?s=7

 

Pig Howard big for Vols’ bowl game plans

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Little-Pig-Howard-big-for-Tennessee-Vols-football-34242396

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/123014aae.html

 

Vol offensive tackle Gilliam now playing with arm cast

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Gilliam-practices-with-clubbed-hand-34237655

 

Tennessee practice reports

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Fast-Five-Tuesday-practice-34238908

 

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1720325

 

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/30/taxslayer-bowl-defensive-practice-notes-1230/

 

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/30/taxslayer-bowl-offensive-practice-notes-1230/

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/123014aab.html

 

Vols enjoy a beach party in Jacksonville

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/123014aal.html

 

Iowa has success history in bowls against SEC

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/iowas-bowl-success-vs-sec/

 

Tennessee tips it up with ETSU today at 1pmET, SEC Network TV

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/122914aaa.html

 

Vols-ETSU preview

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/31/7471355/tennessee-vs-etsu-preview

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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Tennessee 5-star commitment one of top performers at all-star game camp

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Video-McKenzie-overpowers-No-1-center-34212157

 

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/29/kahlil-mckenzie-impressive-army-american-practice/

 

What can Tennessee expect from 2015 recruiting class?

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/video-can-tennessee-expect-recruiting-class/

 

Physical stats for Vol commitments and recruiting prospects at Army Bowl

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Official-measurements-for-UT-commits-targets-at-Army-Bowl-34204769?utm_medium=thc_4&utm_campaign=thc&utm_source=thc_default

 

Tennessee’s Top 5 returning players for 2015

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessees-5-best-returning-players-2015/

 

Who has most to gain from bowl game, Vols or Hawkeyes?

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/29/7457611/tennessee-vs-iowa-the-most-to-gain

 

Vols glad to be in sunny Florida

http://www.thedailytimes.com/sports/we-need-this-vols-kick-off-preparation-for-florida-weather/article_5b76f802-8fb8-11e4-8dd7-df236742075e.html

 

Tennessee once turned down a Gator Bowl invitation (Marvin West)

http://shoppernewsnow.com/marvin-west/tennessee-once-rejected-a-gator-bowl-bid/

 

Tennessee bowl practice reports

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Fast-Five-Monday-practice-34209413

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122914aae.html

 

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/29/taxslayer-bowl-offensive-practice-notes-12-29/

 

Tennessee practice photo gallery

https://tennessee.rivals.com/photofeature.asp?sid=879&fid=48048

 

Two more players leave Vols

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Miller-Payne-leaving-Vols-34206789

 

Tennessee bowl week notebook

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1719967

 

VFL Big John Henderson visits Tennessee bowl practice

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/John-Henderson-talks-to-Tennessee-Vols-football-before-practice-34205636

 

Kiffin says he would’ve paid Saban for chance to be on his staff

http://www.foxsports.com/college-football/story/alabama-crimson-tide-ohio-state-buckeyes-sugar-bowl-lane-kiffin-press-conference-122914

 

Has Kiffin now turned into an underdog that fans support?

http://www.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/story/2014-12-29/sugar-bowl-alabama-vs-ohio-state-semifinal-lane-kiffin-alabama-offensive-coordinator-nick-saban

 

SEC Headlines

http://mrsec.com/articles/sec-headlines-12-28-2014

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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Tennessee recruiting commitments and targets arrive at All-Star game camps

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/vole-recruits-targets-arrive-at-all-american-games/

 

Tennessee 5-star defensive tackle commitment has something to prove in all-star game

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Elite-DT-Kahlil-McKenzie-has-something-to-prove-at-Army-Bowl-34188473

 

Tennessee elite instate defensive end target close to decision

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/kyle-phillips-has-good-idea-of-decision/

 

Vol punter commitment looking forward to official visit

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Townsend-100-percent-committed-to-Vols-34179257

 

Vols arrive in Jacksonville

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122814aaa.html

 

What Iowa wants to know about Tennessee

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1493133-getting-to-know-vols-with-inside-tennessee?s=7

 

Vol QB Josh Dobbs is Tennessee’s comfort zone

http://thegazette.com/subject/sports/dobbs-is-tennessees-comfort-zone-20141228

 

Breaking down Vol bowl opponent Iowa

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1495228-beat-to-beat-breaking-down-iowa?s=7

 

Tennessee bowl week central

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/120714aac.html

 

BCS versus playoff, Vols would have beaten Buckeyes in ’98 title game

http://www.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/story/2014-12-28/bcs-vs-playoffs-looking-back-1998-tennessee-florida-state-ohio-state-kansas-state

 

Vols in the NFL report

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1719746

 

Lady Vols take down another Top 10 opponent

http://www.utsports.com/sports/w-baskbl/recaps/122814aaa.html

 

Tyndall wanting fans to bring the energy for Vols home games

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/28/tyndall-coaches-fans-bring-energy-back-tba/

 

Role reversal in Sugar Bowl, Big 10 speed versus SEC size

http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/writer/jon-solomon/24920330/ohio-state-speed-vs-alabama-strength-flipping-the-big-ten/sec-stereotypes

 

SEC Headlines

http://mrsec.com/articles/sec-headlines-12-28-2014

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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Tennessee recruiting targets making college choice as a package?

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Top247-CB-Amadi-says-Phillips-going-with-me-34166650

 

Tennessee offers 2016 offensive lineman

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Tennessee-offers-Ga-offensive-tackle-34158663

 

Tennessee bowl week storylines

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Five-Tennessee-Vols-football-storylines-for-TaxSlayer-Bowl-week-34162185

 

Does bowl prep favor offense?

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1495212-does-bowl-prep-favor-the-offenses?s=7

 

Iowa players for Tennessee fans to know

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Iowa-Hawkeyes-players-Tennessee-Vols-football-will-get-to-know-34145952

 

Tennessee bowl week central

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/120714aac.html

 

Vols pull away from Tennessee State 67-46

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1496141-ut-s-big-finish-tames-tigers-67-46?s=7

 

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Tennessee-Vols-basketball-tames-Tennessee-State-Tigers-67-46-34164294

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/recaps/122714aaa.html

 

Tennessee hoops post-game observations

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/27/5-observations-uts-67-46-win-tsu/

 

Tyndall has confidence in Hubbs

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1495796-hubbs-faces-hype-tsu?s=7

 

Lady Vols tip it up with Oregon today State at 1pmET – SEC Network TV

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/28/7430625/lady-vols-vs-oregon-state-1-pm-eastern

 

SEC Headlines

http://mrsec.com/articles/sec-headlines-12-27-2014

 

$10M college coach is getting close

http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/writer/dennis-dodd/24918949/harbaugh-move-may-put-schools-on-brink-of-10m-a-year-coach

 

Does defense still win titles?

http://espn.go.com/college-football/bowls14/story/_/id/12083109/will-defense-make-difference-team-wins-season-college-football-playoff

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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Vol QB commitment Jauan Jennings named player of the year in Tennessee

http://www.tennessean.com/story/sports/high-school/2014/12/26/jauan-jennings-tennessean-football-player-year/20702571/

 

BuTch works on 2016 class on Christmas Day

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/butch-jones-spends-christmas-recruiting-2016-qb-prospect/

 

Running back decommits from Tennessee

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/26/rocky-reid-decommits-tennessee/

 

Tennessee needs bowl win to avoid setting an unwanted school record

http://www.tennessean.com/story/sports/college/vols/2014/12/26/butch-jones-tennessee-vols-losing-seasons-taxslayer-bowl/20930403/

 

5 unsung heroes for Tennessee

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Five-unsung-heroes-for-Tennessee-Vols-football-in-2014-34117349

 

Tennessee all about youth but seniors should be appreciated

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessee-seniors-that-should-be-appreciated/

 

Skill position injuries were a big challenge for 2014 Vols

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Skill-position-injuries-made-2014-a-fight-for-UT-Vols-football-34129577

 

Vols tip it up with Tennessee State tonight at 8:30pmET – SEC Network TV

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/122614aaa.html

 

SEC Headlines

http://mrsec.com/articles/sec-headlines-12-26-2014

 

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Tennessee instant impact recruit

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessee-instant-impact-commit/

 

National signing day predictions for BuTch & Vols

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/national-signing-day-predictions-tennessee/

 

Vol freshmen that outperformed their rankings

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2308790-tennessee-football-freshmen-who-out-performed-their-rankings-in-2014

 

Will a good offensive line quiet the questioning of Vols’ play calling?

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/is-mike-bajakian-the-weak-link-on-uts-staff/

 

The Top 10 Tennessee bowl games

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/26/7449905/ranking-tennessees-50-bowls-the-top-10

 

Today is the 10 year anniversary of the passing of the Minister of Defense

http://www.foxsports.com/nfl/story/green-bay-packers-philadelphia-eagles-reggie-white-hall-of-fame-tennessee-volunteers-122614

 

SEC Headlines

http://mrsec.com/articles/christmas-day-headlines-12-25-2014

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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Christmas Day Vol Stuff

Merry Christmas from BuTch and Team 118

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122414aaa.html

 

BuTch and Tennessee writing a new chapter of an illustrious football history

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessee-writing-new-chapter-history-2014/

 

Redshirts that can help Tennessee in 2015

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/redshirts-who-can-help-vols-in-2015/

 

Tennessee target Phillips one of top instate uncommitted recruits

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/top-uncommitted-sec-target-kyle-phillips/

 

Tennessee recruiting target discusses picture that’s gone viral

http://recruiting.blog.ajc.com/2014/12/24/atlanta-linebacker-explains-picture-that-went-viral/

 

Brother of Vol Ethan Wolf walking on at Tennessee

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1718958

 

BuTch and staff take short Christmas break

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Butch-Jones-Tennessee-Vols-football-staff-enjoy-holiday-break-34111760

 

Tennessee DE Barnett ready to cap big freshman season

http://collegefootball.ap.org/article/tennessee-de-barnett-ready-cap-huge-freshman-year

 

Tennessee’s 2014 position group rankings

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/rank-2014-position-groups-tennessee/

 

Tennessee’s biggest recruiting miss

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessees-biggest-recruiting-misses-from-2014/

 

Ranking Tennessee’s bowl games

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/25/7444277/ranking-tennessees-50-bowls-20-11

 

SEC commitment comparator

http://mrsec.com/articles/sec-commitment-comparator-12-24-14-christmas-eve-edition

 

SEC recruiting gone global

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/alabama-football/sugar-bowl-rosters-demonstrate-new-reality-recruiting/

 

SEC Christmas presents

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/sec-christmas-gifts-each-team/

 

5 SEC teams losing the most talent after 2014

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/sec-five-teams-losing-talent-2014/

 

College football quotes of the year

http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/12036303/steve-spurrier-art-briles-dominate-college-football-quotes-year

 

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Christmas Eve Vol Stuff

Tennessee’s Top 5 recruiting needs by position

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/ranking-tennessees-top-5-recruiting-needs-by-position/

 

Tennessee makes elite receivers’ Top 3 list

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Vols-in-top-three-for-four-star-WR-34098955

 

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/24/vols-top-3-ryan-newsome/

 

The TaxSlayer Bowl edition of Twas the Night Before Christmas

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/17/twas-the-night-before-christmas-taxslayer-bowl-edition/

 

Ranking Tennessee’s top 2014 freshmen redshirts

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2309555-tennessee-football-ranking-the-5-best-redshirt-freshmen-for-the-vols

 

Tennessee has undergone culture change on defense

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1718423

 

Vol D-lineman Barnett ready for a bowl game challenge

http://www.tennessean.com/story/sports/college/vols/2014/12/23/tennessee-vols-derek-barnett-iowa-outland-trophy/20829605/

 

Ranking Tennessee’s bowl games

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/24/7440601/ranking-tennessees-50-bowls-30-21

 

Vol seniors have big opportunity

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1718733

 

VFL’s Manning and Foster headed to Pro Bowl

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122314aaa.html

 

Tyndall believes Vols are ahead of schedule so far

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Donnie-Tyndall-Tennessee-Vols-basketball-ahead-of-schedule-34090222

 

Tyler Summitt easing into being a head coach in college

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/sports/college/story/2014/dec/24/pat-summitts-son-easing-head-coaching-career/279572/

 

Plenty of coaching jobs available around the SEC

http://mrsec.com/articles/plenty-of-jobs-still-open-around-the-sec

 

Saban & Meyer together again

http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/95818/nick-saban-vs-urban-meyer-is-playoff-matchup-to-watch

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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Tennessee getting in early on in-state talent

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1494917-vols-in-early-on-tee-higgins?s=7

 

In-state Tennessee defensive lineman target discusses finalists

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1718212

 

Will 5-star Tennessee commitment make an immediate impact in 2015?

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/will-preston-williams-make-immediate-impact-vols-wr/

 

Neyland Stadium simply the best

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122214aac.html

 

Tennessee back into the Top 10 of nation’s most valuable teams

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/22/tennessee-jumps-forbes-list-cfbs-valuable-teams/

 

5 key moments that sent Tennessee bowling

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Five-key-moments-that-sent-Tennessee-Vols-football-bowling-34043700

 

Evan Berry developing into a kickoff return weapon

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/detailed-analysis-tennessee-special-teams/

 

BuTch awards walk-on Alex Ellis a well deserved scholly

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1718246

 

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Video-Vols-place-Ellis-on-scholarship-34061045

 

Future Tennessee uniform concepts

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/2015-tennessee-nike-uniform-helmet-concepts/

 

Ranking Tennessee’s bowl appearances

#49-41

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/22/7426981/ranking-tennessees-50-bowls-49-41

#40-31

http://www.rockytoptalk.com/2014/12/23/7435717/ranking-tennessees-50-bowls-40-31

 

Money now trumps tradition with bowl game names (Marvin West)

http://shoppernewsnow.com/marvin-west/money-trumps-tradition/

 

Vols pull away from Mercer 64-54

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1495048-fantastic-baulkman-leads-vols?s=7

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/recaps/122214aaa.html

 

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Vols-outlast-Mercer-64-54-34075594

 

Baulkman comes up big for Vols

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Devon-Baulkman-coming-up-big-for-Tennessee-Vols-basketball-34077649

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/122214aaf.html

 

Tennessee post-game observations

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/22/5-observations-tennessees-64-54-win-mercer/

 

Tennessee is overachieving on the basketball court 10 games into season

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/23/ten-games-vols-overachieving/

 

VFL All-American hoopster Paul Walther passes away

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/122214aaa.html

 

UGA coordinator named new coach at Colorado State

http://www.ajc.com/news/sports/college/colorado-state-wants-ugas-mike-bobo-as-head-coach/njYjW/

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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A look by position at BuTch’s recruiting at Tennessee

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/look-butch-jones-recruiting-ut-position-position/

 

10 quotes that sum up Tennessee’s up & down year

http://www.tennessean.com/story/sports/college/vols/2014/12/21/tennessee-vols-football-season-memorable-quotes/20736371/

 

Tennessee speed versus Iowa power on tap for bowl game

http://tennessee.scout.com/story/1494121-vol-speed-versus-iowa-power?s=7

 

BuTch please with pre-Christmas bowl practices

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Butch-Jones-pleased-with-Tennessee-Vols-pre-Christmas-work-34046236

 

Tennessee adjusts bowl offense to smaller wideouts

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Bolt/Vols-adjusting-to-smaller-wideout-size-34046725

 

The future is bright for Tennessee with Dobbs at QB

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/a-closer-look-at-josh-dobbs/

 

Tennessee defensive linemen will have a challenge against Iowa O-line

http://tennessee.247sports.com/Article/Iowas-Brandon-Scherff-a-large-obstacle-for-Tennessee-Vols-34032311

 

Can Vols get to the QB against Iowa?

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1717959

 

Tennessee defense stepped it up in 2014

http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tennessee-defensive-analysis/

 

Tennessee practice reports

http://www.rockytopinsider.com/2014/12/21/bowl-practice-defensive-notes-12-21/

 

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122114aaa.html

 

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1717926

 

VFL’s in the NFL update

https://tennessee.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1718022

 

Tennessee tips it up with Mercer tonight at 7pmET, SEC Network TV

http://www.utsports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/122014aaa.html

 

SEC Headlines

http://mrsec.com/articles/sec-headlines-12-21-2014

 

Complete CFP and 2014-15 bowl schedule

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