Develop “The Forgotten”

There’s no denying that Butch Jones can recruit and he’s known for getting some of the top high school talent in the country. Next season Butch will enter his 5th season as Tennessee’s head coach, and some would say this is a make or break season for Jones. He’s recruited at a top level, but…

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Tennessee basketball: Every possible path to the postseason

Tennessee will be in a postseason tournament. But which one? After Tennessee basketball easily defeated Missouri on Saturday, fans seem to be thinking at least mildly positively about the Vols again. Apparently, national bracketologists feel even stronger. Per Lunardi, pic.twitter.com/OSCsf4aIQv — Dane Bradshaw (@DaneBradshaw) February 19, 2017 I outlined previously why Tennessee, with a good enough…

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Six Vols invited to NFL Draft Combine

This includes two projected first round picks. It’s possible that Tennessee’s 2017 draft class is its best in over a decade. If nothing else, they’re sending six members of it to the 2017 NFL Draft Combine, starting on February 28th. Those six players? The usual suspects: Derek Barnett, Alvin Kamara, Cameron Sutton, Joshua Dobbs, Jalen…

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Why won’t Tennessee talk to David Blackburn?

No, really: what’s the issue here? Tennessee’s Athletic Director search is the butt of jokes across the Southeast. It’s for good reason: we’re now on Day 181 since Dave Hart’s retirement, and Tennessee is nowhere close to hiring a replacement. If you’re keeping score at home, Tennessee is two days from going half a year…