Tennessee Position Grades: Kentucky

Tennessee beat the No. 11 team in the country on Saturday! Okay, okay, Kentucky probably shouldn’t have been ranked that high, but still, it was a good win for the Volunteers. Here are the game grades by position group: Quarterbacks: B+ Jarrett Guarantano deserves more credit from Vol fans than he has been getting lately.…

It’s November, The Vols Are 2-0

As the clock was ticking towards zero on Saturday night in Neyland Stadium, Tennessee players were anxiously awaiting the chance to head towards the student section.  “Rocky Top” was being played and the Vols were soaking in a very big win over No. 11 Kentucky, one that looked even bigger outside the southeast. A big…

Snap Reaction: Tennessee Beats Down Kentucky

Tennessee’s victory on Saturday against the Kentucky Wildcats was one for the ages. Whoever thought that such a statement would apply to football? Picking up wins against the Wildcats on the football field used to be light work. An occasional upset in basketball was just a bonus. Things are a bit different in the rivalry,…

Staff Predictions: How Will The Vols Finish?

The stretch of the next three games for the Tennessee Volunteers will define their season. At 4-5, the Vols need to win two more games to become bowl eligible. With games against No. 11 Kentucky, Missouri and Vanderbilt to go, how will Tennessee fare? Let’s see what some staff members of FOX Sports Knoxville think:…

By The Numbers: Kentucky

Tennessee hosts the No. 11 Kentucky Wildcats this Saturday at Neyland Stadium. It is a crucial game for the Vols, as they need to win two of their final three regular season games to become bowl eligible. Tennessee is currently a 5.5 point underdog according to Vegas, but there’s more to this matchup than meets…

Show Me My Opponent: Kentucky

Underdog stories are generally supposed to be fun, cute things. Some people find themselves annoyed by these stories very quickly; myself, I enjoy just about anything that upsets the apple cart in college athletics. Butler’s dual championship runs? Loved ’em! Boise State’s Statue of Liberty play? Cheered it on in real time. UConn winning the…

Show Me My Basketball Opponent: Louisiana-Lafayette

Some fun tidbits: This is the first time Tennessee has played Louisiana-Lafayette since December 29, 2008. Louisiana-Lafayette’s mascot is still the Ragin’ Cajuns. THE RAGIN’ CAJUNS If you think Tennessee’s 2017-18 was a thrill ride with a crushing disappointment at year’s end, talk to Louisiana-Lafayette. They were an absurdly fun story for the entirety of…