Vols Add Former Major Leaguer J.P. Arencibia to Baseball Staff

Former Vol and Major Leaguer J.P. Arencibia to join @Vol_Baseball staff come January pic.twitter.com/yScXY1LsQo — Boomer Dangel (@boomerdangel) October 5, 2017 Tennessee baseball adds former Major Leaguer J.P. Arencibia to the 2018 coaching staff, as first reported Thursday by FOX Sports Knoxville. “I think we’re slowly putting together the best assistant coaching staff in the…

SEC Games To Watch In Week 6

The midway point of the regular season is upon us, and the SEC landscape is starting to take shape. In this past week of action we saw: The total dismantling of Tennessee and Butch Jones at the hands of Georgia The beginnings of another failed Ed Orgeron experiment Nick Saban and the Alabama train keep…

John Kelly Named To Maxwell Award Watch List

In the midst of all the negativity surrounding the Tennessee football program, one shining light remains as junior running back John Kelly has been added to the watch list for the 81st Maxwell Award. The Maxwell Football Club made the announcement early Friday morning. Selections were previously made based on 2016 performances, but late-bloomers in…

Vols Basketball: Toughness the Missing Element

It’s not lost on Rick Barnes that his roster is guard-heavy. Only three players stand taller than six foot eight inches. Last season’s best rebounder, Grant Williams, finished 14th in the SEC. Nearly every other school had a player averaging more rebounds per game. The team’s second best rebounder disappeared with Robert Hubbs III. Again…

Quart’e Sapp and Vols Back on Practice Field

Tennessee finds itself refocused during this bye week. “Everybody’s not happy about how the game played out,” sophomore linebacker Quart’e Sapp said Tuesday. “We’ve got to make some big adjustments. So everybody has the attitude – we want to address the elephant in the room – and prepare for South Carolina.” Sapp’s battled injuries in…

Todd Kelly Jr. Undergoes Season-Ending Surgery

Tennessee safety Todd Kelly Jr. underwent season-ending knee surgery Tuesday at renowned sports orthopedic surgery facility, the James Andrews Institute. The senior has been been battling a knee injury since last season. He will have surgery and redshirt — Boomer Dangel (@boomerdangel) September 15, 2017 Kelly participated against Georgia Tech and Indiana State, meaning he…

SEC Stocks: Week 6

After Week 5 in the SEC, a few teams are starting to separate themselves from the rest of the conference, which is looking pretty below-average this year as a whole. Here are our SEC stocks as we head into Week 6. ALABAMA — STOCK RISING Their first team will crush you. Their second team will beat you.…