Monthly Archives: July 2019

Vol Stuff (8/1/19)

Tennessee offers elite west coast defensive tackle

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/31/vols-offer-elite-defensive-tackle-from-california/

 

Recruiting analyst predicts Tennessee will land 2 more defensive lineman commitments

https://atozsportsnashville.com/national-recruiting-analyst-predicts-tennessee-vols-land-defensive-linemen/

 

College football pundit believes Tennessee will make a significant jump in 2019

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/31/phil-steele-sees-vols-making-a-large-jump-in-2019/

 

Local Vol signee grew from wide receiver to very large defensive lineman

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/darel-middleton-volunteers-progress-315-pounds-high-school-receiver/

 

What if elite Vol defenders play up to their potential?

https://gamedayonrockytop.com/tennessee-volunteers-football/what-if-highly-ranked-vols-on-defense-play-to-their-ranking/

 

2019 Tennessee Vols position preview –

   Quarterback

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/31/2019-fall-camp-position-preview-quarterbacks/

   Linebacker

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/30/tennessee-football-2019-preview-lb/

 

Does Tennessee football do better with all home non-SEC games?

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/31/tennessee-football-past-years-non-conference/

 

Where will VFL Alvin Kamara rank among NFL Vols?

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/31/tennessee-football-alvin-kamara-vols/

 

Mike Leach details what happened with his interview with Tennessee

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/31/mike-leach-details-what-happened-with-his-interview-at-ut/

 

The top quarterbacks Tennessee will face this fall

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/30/top-10-quarterbacks-tennessee-will-face-in-2019/

 

Lady Vols hoops report

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/31/womens-basketball-lady-vol-hoops-report-7-31-19.aspx

 

LVFL’s in the WNBA report

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/31/womens-basketball-lady-vols-in-the-wnba-update-july-31.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (7/31/19)

5-star 2021 QB has Tennessee in his Top 10

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/30/20747179/tennessee-vols-football-recruiting-five-star-2021-quarterback-jake-garcia-top-ten

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Jake-Garcia-Tennessee-Vols-Football-Recruiting-2019-Top-Ten-Five-Star-QB–134031192/

 

Memphis prospect back in Knoxville visiting Vols

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/dallan-hayden-enjoys-his-second-summer-visit-to-rocky-top

 

Early, early Tennessee commitment out to prove himself this fall

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/2023-vol-commit-out-to-prove-he-s-that-dude-this-fall

 

Tennessee’s Top 10 2019 players – #9

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/30/20731397/tennessee-volunteers-vols-football-most-important-players-of-2019-ty-chandler-sec

 

Tennessee second year surge

   Bryce Thompson

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Second-Year-Surge-Tennessee-Vols-football-cornerback-Bryce-Thompson-134050555/

   Alontae Taylor

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Second-Year-Surge-Tennessee-Vols-football-cornerback-Alontae-Taylor-134020586/

 

2019 Tennessee preview by position – offensive line

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/6/17/18662996/tennessee-vols-football-what-does-the-ideal-offensive-line-look-like

 

Tennessee preseason primer – inside linebacker

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-2019-season-preseason-preview-inside-linebacker-Daniel-Bituli-Will-Ignont-Henry-Too-Too-Quavaris-Crouch-Shanon-Reid-134046874/

 

Jon Gruden still has faith in VFL Nathan Peterman

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Jon-Gruden-Nathan-Peterman-Oakland-Raiders-growing-on-me-Tennessee-Vols-Football-134056376/

 

College basketball pundit believes it’ll be a stretch for Vols to make tourney this season

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/30/20747270/bracketology-tennessee-vols-basketball-bubble-team-ncaa-tournament-projection

 

26 Tennessee swimmers heading to National Championships

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/30/swimming-diving-tennessee-sends-26-swimmers-to-phillips-66-national-championships.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (7/30/19)

Top-rated 5-star outside linebacker in Knoxville for visit with Vols

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/29/five-star-outside-linebacker-visits-vols/

 

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/savell-smalls-volunteers-jeremy-pruitt-outside-linebacker-five-star/

 

https://atozsportsnashville.com/are-the-tennessee-vols-poised-to-land-one-of-the-nations-top-2020-recruits/

 

Tennessee de-commitment should not worry Tennessee fans

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/29/tennessee-football-antonio-johnson-decommit/

 

Vol defensive lineman enters the transfer portal

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/29/report-vol-defensive-lineman-enters-transfer-portal/

 

Don’t bet big (Marvin West)

https://www.knoxtntoday.com/free-advice-dont-bet-big/

 

10 seasons that Tennessee basketball was much better than football

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/29/tennessee-vols-years-basketball-football/

 

What’s the holdup with VFL Eric Berry’s contract signing?

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/29/eric-berry-signed/

 

Watch TV trailer for VFL Peyton Manning’s “Peyton Places”

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/peyton-manning-peytons-places-volunteers-espn-show-trailer/

 

Tennessee could get visits from 5-star and 4-star hoops prospects

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/27/vols-could-get-official-visit-from-5-star-pf-and-4-star-pg/

 

Tennessee recruiting targets have impressive showing at USA basketball camp

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/29/vol-targets-impress-at-usa-basketball-camp/

 

Vols in summer league ball update

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/29/baseball-summer-ball-update-7-playoffs-in-full-swing.aspx

 

VFL Christian Coleman captures US outdoor track title

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/29/track-field-xc-coleman-captures-us-title-four-vfls-qualify-for-2019-world-championships.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (7/29/19)

Tennessee picks up weekend commitment from speedy 4-star wide receiver

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/27/8933250/vols-football-recruiting-speedy-2020-receiver-jalin-hyatt-commits-to-tennessee

 

Tennessee among top contenders for 5-star linebacker

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-football-recruiting-Vols-among-top-contenders-for-five-star-LB-Noah-Sewell-133995457/

 

4-star instate defensive lineman has big visit with Tennessee

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/jay-hardy-talks-latest-trip-to-tennessee-connection-with-fellow-commits

 

Tennessee moves up in recruiting rankings after weekend commitment

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Football-Recruiting-Vols-climb-back-into-top-25-in-recruiting-rankings-133981850/

 

2021 defensive lineman enjoys return trip to Tennessee

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/2021-lineman-target-enjoys-third-trip-to-tennessee-this-summer

 

Another analyst has high expectations for Vol QB Guarantano

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/27/8932872/tennessee-vols-college-football-analyst-likes-quarterback-jarrett-guarantano

 

Tennessee 2019 position preview

   Wide Receiver

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/26/8931545/2019-tennessee-vols-football-positional-preview-wide-receivers

   Defensive Line

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-2019-season-preseason-preview-defensive-line-Emmit-Gooden-Aubrey-Solomon-Savion-Williams-Matthew-Butler-Tracy-Rocker-133993498/

 

2019 Tennessee opponent preview – Mizzou

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/27/8905456/2019-tennessee-volunteers-vols-football-opponent-preview-missouri-tigers

 

4-star instate shooting guard hoopster has Vols in final 2 in advance of August decision

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/28/8934062/vols-basketball-recruiting-keon-johnson-two-schools-tennessee-ohio-state

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Keon-Johnson-Tennessee-Vols-Basketball-Recruiting-2019-down-to-two-schools-as-decision-date-nears-133989710/

 

Vol’s pitching staff looks to lead a Tennessee baseball resurgence

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/anderson-s-pitching-staff-looks-to-lead-way-for-vols-rebuild

 

Lady Vol golfer has big finish in Tennessee’ Women’s Open

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/28/womens-golf-summer-update-williams-finishes-as-low-amateur-at-tennessee-womens-open.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (7/27-28/19)

Tennessee’s unique recruiting pitch stands out to 5-star Tight End prospect

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/26/vols-unique-pitch-make-them-stand-out-to-five-star-te/

 

Tennessee football recruiting commitments are already building chemistry

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-commits-are-already-building-chemistry/

 

ESPN analysts believes Guarantano can lead Tennessee offense

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/26/espn-analyst-lauds-guarantanos-ability-to-lead-offense/

 

Vols start fall camp next Friday

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/25/tennessee-vols-morning-report-fall-camp-start-date/

 

Tennessee fall camp is almost here

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/26/insider-mailing-fall-camp-is-almost-here-edition/

Could 2019 mirror 2006 for Tennessee football?

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/25/tennessee-football-2019-2006/

 

2019 Tennessee position preview – wide receivers

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/25/tennessee-football-2019-preview-wrs/

 

Ranking the 17 Tennessee SEC Championship football teams

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/26/tennessee-football-ranking-conference-championship/

 

Defining Tennessee football history by Disney animation eras

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/25/tennessee-football-disney-animation/

 

David Cutcliffe has major respect for Phillip Fulmer

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/david-cutcliffe-phillip-fulmer-leadership-volunteers-duke-hang-on/

 

Tennessee national champions Kellie Harper and Tee Martin tour UT campus

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/tee-martin-kellie-harper-volunteers-1998-campus-drive/

 

TBA is one of the biggest and brightest college basketball venues

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/25/mens-basketball-vols-fans-fed-the-floor-at-an-elite-rate-at-thompson-boling-arena.aspx

 

LVFL’s sweep WNBA all-star competition awards

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/26/LVFLs-sweep-wnba-all-star-friday-night-competitions.aspx

 

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Vol Stuff (7/26/19)

Where does Tennessee stand on landing playmaker running back?

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/where-does-tennessee-stand-in-the-race-to-land-playmaker-caziah-holmes-

 

Vols’ wide receiver commitment very comfortable with Tennessee

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/vol-pledge-jimmy-calloway-comfortable-with-tennessee

 

Tennessee’s Top 10 players for 2019 – #10

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/25/20727266/tennessee-vols-football-most-important-players-2019-darrell-taylor

 

Tennessee 2019 position preview

   Quarterback

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/3/18/18271662/tennessee-vols-football-positional-preview-quarterback-jarrett-guarantano-2019

   Running Back

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/24/20708436/2019-tennessee-vols-football-positional-preview-running-backs-ty-chandler-tim-jordan

   Wide Receiver

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-2019-season-preseason-preview-wide-receiver-Jauan-Jennings-Marquez-Callaway-Josh-Palmer-133894921/

   Tight End

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/25/8929979/2019-tennessee-vols-football-positional-preview-tight-end-dominick-wood-anderson

 

Tennessee offensive line taking on bigger role this year

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Jarrett-Guarantano-Tennessee-Vols-Football-offensive-line-taking-on-bigger-role-this-season-133905118/

 

More Vols named to national pre-season award watch lists

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/25/football-ryan-johnson-and-trey-smith-named-to-wuerffel-trophy-watch-list.aspx

 

Tee Martin and Kellie Harper tour campus and talk titles

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Football-2019-Lady-Vols-Basketball-Tee-Martin-Kellie-Harper-Video-133909786/

 

Tennessee ranks 4th in basketball attendance for 2018-19 season

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/25/8930614/tennessee-vols-rank-4th-ncaa-mens-basketball-attendance-for-2018-19-season

 

SEC-Big 12 2020 matchups set

https://www.secsports.com/article/27255695/2020-big-12-sec-challenge-matchups-set

 

SEC and former NFL QB handicaps the 2019 SEC QB’s

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/gary-danielson-handicaps-sec-qbs-shares-his-biggest-concern-for-2019/

 

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Vol Stuff (7/25/19)

Pruitt’s confidence in assistant coaches more warranted than predecessor

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/24/column-pruitts-confidence-in-staff-more-warranted-than-butchs/

 

Seven Vols that could elevate to all-SEC caliber players this fall

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/24/seven-vols-who-could-make-all-sec-teams-at-seasons-end/

 

The secret word with 2019 Tennessee football is quiet

https://gamedayonrockytop.com/tennessee-volunteers-football/the-secret-word-is-quiet/

 

2019 Tennessee position preview – Running Backs

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/23/tennessee-football-2019-preview-rbs/

   Offensive Line

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/24/2019-fall-camp-position-preview-offensive-line/

 

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/24/tennessee-football-2019-preview-ol/

 

Pre-season hype is growing for Vol Darrell Taylor

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/23/tennessee-football-vols-darrell-taylor-preseason/

 

How important is each game on Tennessee’s 2019 schedule?

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/24/tennessee-football-ranking-schedule-importance-2019/

 

10 memorable games that helped Tennessee in SEC title chase

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/23/tennessee-football-15-memorable-games/

 

VFL Terry Brown to be inducted into Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/24/football-vfl-and-current-nfl-official-terry-brown-set-to-be-inducted-into-greater-knoxville-sports-hall-of-fame.aspx

 

Barnes offers 5-star point guard prospect

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/23/vols-extend-offer-to-five-star-point-guard/

 

Drew Pember brings huge upside to Tennessee basketball

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/24/drew-pember-brings-huge-upside-with-versatile-offense-and-defense/

 

VFL’s in the MLB update

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/24/baseball-vols-in-the-pros-update-july-24.aspx

 

The most critical non-QB player on each SEC East team

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/most-critical-non-qb-on-every-sec-east-team/

 

How each SEC fan base is feeling following SEC Media Days

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/how-every-sec-fan-base-is-feeling-after-media-days/

 

Ranking the SEC uniforms

https://athlonsports.com/college-football/sec-football-ranking-2019-uniforms

 

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Vol Stuff (7/24/19)

Tennessee commitments and targets on the move in latest recruiting rankings

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/LongFormArticle/Tennessee-football-recruiting-Vols-commits-targets-in-updated-Top247-for-2020-class-133858446/

 

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Top247-Tennessee-Vols-Football-Cooper-Mays-Keshawn-Lawrence-Harrison-Bailey-Antonio-Johnson-133856679/

 

Reviewing Tennessee’s 2020 commitments

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/LongFormArticle/Tennessee-football-recruiting-Every-commitment-in-Vols-2020-recruiting-class-133850901/#133850901_1

 

Guarantano’s confidence grows in Chaney’s summer school

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/guarantano-s-confidence-growing-thanks-to-chaney-s-summer-school

 

Vol QB Guarantano apologizes to fans for Tennessee’s recent football struggles

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Guarantano-apologizes-to-fans-for-Vols-recent-struggles-133849452/

 

Vol Darrell Taylor named to another national award watch list

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-Football-Darrell-Taylor-named-to-Nagurski-Award-watch-list-133871575/

 

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/23/football-taylor-earns-third-preseason-honor-named-to-nagurski-trophy-watch-list.aspx

 

Darrell Taylor looking for a more consistent senior season

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-football-Vols-Darrell-Taylor-looking-to-be-more-consistent-as-senior-133846124/

 

Inside the Tennessee offensive passing playbook

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/22/20703122/inside-the-tennessee-vols-football-offense-playbook-snag-jim-chaney

 

Tennessee pre-fall camp primer – quarterback

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Tennessee-Vols-2019-season-preseason-practice-preview-quarterbacks-Jarrett-Guarantano-JT-Shrout-Brian-Maurer-133848783/

 

Ranking Tennessee’s non-conference games

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Report-ranks-Tennessees-non-conference-schedule-game-by-game-133848591/

 

Looking back at Tennessee’s last 10 season openers

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/LongFormArticle/Tennessee-Vols-Football-season-openers-over-the-last-10-years-133846343/

 

Vols to play Kansas in SEC-Big 12 Challenge

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/23/20707639/tennessee-vols-basketball-set-to-face-kansas-jayhawks-in-sec-big-12-challenge

 

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Vol Stuff (7/23/19)

4-star defensive back has Tennessee among top teams

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/22/four-star-corner-lists-vols-among-top-teams/

 

Tennessee recruiting target sets commitment date

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-recruiting-target-sets-commitment-date/

 

Tennessee among top schools for elite Tight End

https://atozsportsnashville.com/tennessee-vols-among-top-schools-for-elite-tight-end/

 

Vol Darrell Taylor named to another national award watch list

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/22/darrell-taylor-named-to-another-preseason-award-watch-list/

 

Can Tennessee turn having the most returning starters into SEC success

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/22/vols-have-most-returning-starters-in-sec-in-2019/

 

If Vol offensive lineman has big year, so could Vols

https://allfortennessee.com/2019/07/20/tennessee-football-brandon-kennedy-rimington/

 

Tennessee position preview – defensive line

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/22/2019-fall-camp-position-preview-defensive-line/

 

Jeremy Pruitt is saying more (Marvin West)

https://www.knoxtntoday.com/jeremy-pruitt-is-saying-more/

 

5-star hoops prospect talks why Tennessee appeals to him

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/22/20703698/tennessee-vols-basketball-recruiting-jaden-springer-top-five

 

Vols in summer league baseball update

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/22/baseball-summer-ball-update-6-lipscomb-scott-shining-bright-in-cali.aspx

 

3 players and 3 teams that stood out at SEC Media Days

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/3-teams-3-players-changed-my-mind-during-sec-media-days/

 

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Vol Stuff (7/22/19)

How Jarrett Guarantano responded to Peyton Manning’s challenge

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Jarrett-Guarantano-Peyton-Manning-Tennessee-Vols-quarterbacks-2019-season-challenge-133820297/

 

Pruitt believes the top thing Vols need is confidence

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/21/pruitt-reveals-top-thing-vols-need-confidence/

 

Second year surge – JJ Peterson

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/Article/Second-Year-Surge-Tennessee-Vols-football-linebacker-JJ-Peterson-133810334/

 

What change Pruitt has made for Year 2

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/jeremy-pruitt-s-biggest-lesson-from-year-1-and-what-he-decided-to-change

 

Tennessee opponent preview – UAB

https://www.rockytoptalk.com/2019/7/21/20696366/2019-tennessee-volunteers-vols-football-opponent-preview-uab-blazers

 

Tennessee position preview – Tight End

https://tennessee.rivals.com/news/2019-positional-preview-te

 

Tennessee position preview – linebackers

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/21/2019-fall-camp-position-preview-linebackers/

 

Two Vols snubbed from per-season all-SEC teams

https://www.rockytopinsider.com/2019/07/20/column-two-vols-got-snubbed-from-all-sec-teams/

 

Captain of 1951 Tennessee national championship team passes away

https://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/tennessee-football/former-tennessee-star-bert-rechichar-captain-of-1951-title-team-passes-away-at-age-89/

 

https://utsports.com/news/2019/7/21/rechichar.aspx

 

Tennessee hoops mailbag

https://247sports.com/college/tennessee/LongFormArticle/UT-Hoops-Mailbag-More-questions-than-answers-surrounding-Vols-133779175/

 

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