All over the football field, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones is looking for Volunteers to step up and seize control of various up-for-grabs positions.
There hasn't been a spring in recent memory where so many jobs were experiencing wide-open battles.
With UT coming off four consecutive losing seasons, replacing numerous seniors and welcoming 14 newcomers into a program desperately needing a new jolt of excitement, change is welcome—refreshing, even.
Everybody around the college football world knows about the Vols' four-man quarterback battle. But there is way more uncertainty than that in Knoxville.
Even though some of the position battles such as strong safety won't truly heat up until injuries heal and all 31 of Tennessee's commitments get to campus, there is plenty of competition brewing elsewhere this spring.
Let's take a look at the most hotly contested wars being waged for starting spots.