Bleacher Report - Tennessee Volunteers Football http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report Tennessee Volunteers Football en-us 30 Greg Schiano Had $27.7M Contract with Tennessee Before Social Media Protest Scott Polacek Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano reportedly had a proposed $27.7 million contract on the table had he become Tennessee's head coach. Darren Rovell of ESPN.com reported the news Tuesday, noting the deal was for "six-plus years...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2748856-greg-schiano-had-277m-contract-with-tennessee-before-social-media-protest">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:22:44 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2748856-greg-schiano-had-277m-contract-with-tennessee-before-social-media-protest http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2748856-greg-schiano-had-277m-contract-with-tennessee-before-social-media-protest http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2748856-greg-schiano-had-277m-contract-with-tennessee-before-social-media-protest Jeremy Pruitt Named Tennessee Head Coach on Reported 6-Year Contract Joseph Zucker Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban has lost another defensive coordinator to an SEC rival after the Tennessee Volunteers hired Jeremy Pruitt...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747933-jeremy-pruitt-reportedly-finalizing-contract-to-become-tennessee-head-coach">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 22:22:27 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747933-jeremy-pruitt-reportedly-finalizing-contract-to-become-tennessee-head-coach http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747933-jeremy-pruitt-reportedly-finalizing-contract-to-become-tennessee-head-coach http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747933-jeremy-pruitt-reportedly-finalizing-contract-to-become-tennessee-head-coach Tennessee Reportedly Trying to Finalize Contract with Alabama DC Jeremy Pruitt Tim Daniels The Tennessee Volunteers are trying to finalize a deal with Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt, ESPN's Chris Low reported Wednesday...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747895-tennessee-head-coach-rumors-alabama-dc-jeremy-pruitt-a-strong-candidate">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:56:20 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747895-tennessee-head-coach-rumors-alabama-dc-jeremy-pruitt-a-strong-candidate http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747895-tennessee-head-coach-rumors-alabama-dc-jeremy-pruitt-a-strong-candidate http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747895-tennessee-head-coach-rumors-alabama-dc-jeremy-pruitt-a-strong-candidate Report: Tennessee Wants to Dismiss John Currie with Cause over 'Insubordination' Rob Goldberg A disastrous coaching search led to the dismissal of Tennessee athletic director John Currie. Now the program is looking to fire him for cause...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747626-report-tennessee-wants-to-dismiss-john-currie-with-cause-over-insubordination">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 17:48:52 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747626-report-tennessee-wants-to-dismiss-john-currie-with-cause-over-insubordination http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747626-report-tennessee-wants-to-dismiss-john-currie-with-cause-over-insubordination http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747626-report-tennessee-wants-to-dismiss-john-currie-with-cause-over-insubordination Tennessee HC Rumors: Phil Fulmer Has Contacted Les Miles About Opening Alec Nathan Newly appointed Tennessee Volunteers athletic director Phillip Fulmer has reportedly started his search for the program's next head football coach...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747322-tennessee-hc-rumors-phil-fulmer-has-contacted-les-miles-about-opening">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 03 Dec 2017 00:24:25 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747322-tennessee-hc-rumors-phil-fulmer-has-contacted-les-miles-about-opening http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747322-tennessee-hc-rumors-phil-fulmer-has-contacted-les-miles-about-opening http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747322-tennessee-hc-rumors-phil-fulmer-has-contacted-les-miles-about-opening Report: Phillip Fulmer Will Replace John Currie as Tennessee Athletic Director Adam Wells The University of Tennessee has acted swiftly to find a new athletic director to replace John Currie, reportedly hiring longtime head football coach Phillip Fulmer for the position...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747121-report-phillip-fulmer-will-replace-john-currie-as-tennessee-athletic-director">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:11:21 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747121-report-phillip-fulmer-will-replace-john-currie-as-tennessee-athletic-director http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747121-report-phillip-fulmer-will-replace-john-currie-as-tennessee-athletic-director http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747121-report-phillip-fulmer-will-replace-john-currie-as-tennessee-athletic-director Tennessee Suspends Athletic Director John Currie, Hires Phillip Fulmer Mike Chiari The University of Tennessee C hancellor Beverly Davenport announced athletic director John Currie has been suspended after just eight months on the job, per Jill Martin of CNN...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747064-tennessee-reportedly-fires-athletic-director-john-currie">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 09:59:53 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747064-tennessee-reportedly-fires-athletic-director-john-currie http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747064-tennessee-reportedly-fires-athletic-director-john-currie http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747064-tennessee-reportedly-fires-athletic-director-john-currie Mike Leach Reportedly Working on Contract to Be New Tennessee Head Coach Alec Nathan The Tennessee Volunteers are reportedly "working on a deal" with Washington State's Mike Leach to fill their head coaching vacancy, according to NBC 5's Newy Scruggs ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747022-mike-leach-reportedly-working-on-contract-to-be-new-tennessee-head-coach">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:54:51 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747022-mike-leach-reportedly-working-on-contract-to-be-new-tennessee-head-coach http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747022-mike-leach-reportedly-working-on-contract-to-be-new-tennessee-head-coach http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2747022-mike-leach-reportedly-working-on-contract-to-be-new-tennessee-head-coach Tennessee HC Rumors: Volunteers Targeting Kevin Sumlin After Dave Doeren Snub Timothy Rapp The Tennessee coaching-search carousel keeps on turning. According to Adam Rittenberg of ESPN...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746929-tennessee-hc-rumors-volunteers-targeting-kevin-sumlin-after-dave-doeren-snub">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:21:40 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746929-tennessee-hc-rumors-volunteers-targeting-kevin-sumlin-after-dave-doeren-snub http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746929-tennessee-hc-rumors-volunteers-targeting-kevin-sumlin-after-dave-doeren-snub http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746929-tennessee-hc-rumors-volunteers-targeting-kevin-sumlin-after-dave-doeren-snub Tennessee HC Rumors: Dave Doeren Will Stay at NC State Amid Vols' Interest Mike Chiari Dave Doeren has reportedly agreed to return as the head football coach at NC State for the 2018 season despite interest from Tennessee...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746860-tennessee-hc-rumors-dave-doeren-will-stay-at-nc-state-amid-vols-interest">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:54:51 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746860-tennessee-hc-rumors-dave-doeren-will-stay-at-nc-state-amid-vols-interest http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746860-tennessee-hc-rumors-dave-doeren-will-stay-at-nc-state-amid-vols-interest http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746860-tennessee-hc-rumors-dave-doeren-will-stay-at-nc-state-amid-vols-interest Dave Doeren Reportedly Meeting with Tennessee over Head Coaching Job Rob Goldberg Tennessee continues to look for new candidates to fill its football head coaching job, and NC State coach Dave Doeren appears to be the newest target...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746813-dave-doeren-reportedly-meeting-with-tennessee-over-head-coaching-job">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 22:50:13 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746813-dave-doeren-reportedly-meeting-with-tennessee-over-head-coaching-job http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746813-dave-doeren-reportedly-meeting-with-tennessee-over-head-coaching-job http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746813-dave-doeren-reportedly-meeting-with-tennessee-over-head-coaching-job Tennessee HC Rumors: Vols 'Closing In' on Deal with Purdue's Jeff Brohm Timothy Rapp The Tennessee Volunteers are reportedly "closing in" on a deal with Purdue head coach Jeff Brohm , according to Jimmy Hyams of 99.1 Sports Radio WNML...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746694-tennessee-hc-rumors-vols-closing-in-on-deal-with-purdues-jeff-brohm">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 11:51:46 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746694-tennessee-hc-rumors-vols-closing-in-on-deal-with-purdues-jeff-brohm http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746694-tennessee-hc-rumors-vols-closing-in-on-deal-with-purdues-jeff-brohm http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746694-tennessee-hc-rumors-vols-closing-in-on-deal-with-purdues-jeff-brohm Mike Gundy Turns Down Reported 6-Year, $42 Million Offer from Tennessee Alec Nathan Mike Gundy reportedly declined a six-year, $42 million offer to become the Tennessee Volunteers' new head coach following a face-to-face meeting in Dallas on Tuesday, according to college football insider Brett McMurphy ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746599-mike-gundy-turns-down-reported-6-year-42-million-offer-from-tennessee">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 21:40:26 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746599-mike-gundy-turns-down-reported-6-year-42-million-offer-from-tennessee http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746599-mike-gundy-turns-down-reported-6-year-42-million-offer-from-tennessee http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746599-mike-gundy-turns-down-reported-6-year-42-million-offer-from-tennessee Mike Gundy Rumors: Peyton Manning Called OK State Coach About Tennessee Job Joseph Zucker A Tennessee Volunteers legend is doing what he can to help the school find a new head football coach. According to college football insider Brett McMurphy , Peyton Manning tried ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746518-mike-gundy-rumors-peyton-manning-called-ok-state-coach-about-tennessee-job">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:16:11 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746518-mike-gundy-rumors-peyton-manning-called-ok-state-coach-about-tennessee-job http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746518-mike-gundy-rumors-peyton-manning-called-ok-state-coach-about-tennessee-job http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746518-mike-gundy-rumors-peyton-manning-called-ok-state-coach-about-tennessee-job Tennessee HC Rumors: Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy Interviewed with Vols Mike Chiari Oklahoma State head football coach Mike Gundy reportedly interviewed for the head coaching vacancy at the University of Tennessee, according to Jimmy Hyams of Sports Radio WNML in Knoxville, Tennessee...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746451-tennessee-hc-rumors-oklahoma-states-mike-gundy-interviewed-with-vols">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 10:35:02 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746451-tennessee-hc-rumors-oklahoma-states-mike-gundy-interviewed-with-vols http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746451-tennessee-hc-rumors-oklahoma-states-mike-gundy-interviewed-with-vols http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746451-tennessee-hc-rumors-oklahoma-states-mike-gundy-interviewed-with-vols Greg Schiano's Contract Agreement Wasn't Signed by Tennessee's Chancellor Rob Goldberg Tennessee could have a legal battle on its hands after backing out of a deal for Greg Schiano to be the school's next football coach...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746363-greg-schianos-contract-agreement-wasnt-signed-by-tennessees-chancellor">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 20:12:18 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746363-greg-schianos-contract-agreement-wasnt-signed-by-tennessees-chancellor http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746363-greg-schianos-contract-agreement-wasnt-signed-by-tennessees-chancellor http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746363-greg-schianos-contract-agreement-wasnt-signed-by-tennessees-chancellor Jason Witten Shoots Down Rumors He'll Leave Cowboys to Become Tennessee Coach Rob Goldberg Tennessee is still looking for its next football coach, but Cowboys tight end Jason Witten is not considering taking the job...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746350-jason-witten-shoots-down-rumors-hell-leave-cowboys-to-become-tennessee-coach">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 18:33:01 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746350-jason-witten-shoots-down-rumors-hell-leave-cowboys-to-become-tennessee-coach http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746350-jason-witten-shoots-down-rumors-hell-leave-cowboys-to-become-tennessee-coach http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746350-jason-witten-shoots-down-rumors-hell-leave-cowboys-to-become-tennessee-coach How a Fan Revolt Took Down a Million-Dollar Deal Joon Lee Based purely on football merits, Greg Schiano probably didn't deserve to be the head football coach at the University of Tennessee...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746275-how-a-fan-revolt-took-down-a-million-dollar-deal">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 15:57:10 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746275-how-a-fan-revolt-took-down-a-million-dollar-deal http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746275-how-a-fan-revolt-took-down-a-million-dollar-deal http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746275-how-a-fan-revolt-took-down-a-million-dollar-deal Albert Haynesworth: Tennessee Won't Hire Tee Martin as HC Because of His Race Rob Goldberg While Tee Martin would be a great fit as the next head football coach at Tennessee, former Volunteers star Albert Haynesworth doesn't see it happening due to his race...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746307-albert-haynesworth-tennessee-wont-hire-tee-martin-as-hc-because-of-his-race">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 15:53:29 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746307-albert-haynesworth-tennessee-wont-hire-tee-martin-as-hc-because-of-his-race http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746307-albert-haynesworth-tennessee-wont-hire-tee-martin-as-hc-because-of-his-race http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746307-albert-haynesworth-tennessee-wont-hire-tee-martin-as-hc-because-of-his-race Tennessee AD John Currie Issues Statement on Backing Out of Greg Schiano Hire Tyler Conway Tennessee athletics director John Currie issued a statement Monday on the university's decision to back out of a memorandum of understanding with Greg Schiano , who was set to become the Volunteers' next head football coach...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746247-tennessee-ad-john-currie-issues-statement-on-backing-out-of-greg-schiano-hire">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 11:54:52 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746247-tennessee-ad-john-currie-issues-statement-on-backing-out-of-greg-schiano-hire http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746247-tennessee-ad-john-currie-issues-statement-on-backing-out-of-greg-schiano-hire http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746247-tennessee-ad-john-currie-issues-statement-on-backing-out-of-greg-schiano-hire Report: Greg Schiano Tennessee Deal Off After Jerry Sandusky Scandal Protests Scott Polacek The University of Tennessee has reportedly decided against hiring Greg Schiano as its next football coach after the potential move was met with a number of protests regarding the Ohio State defensive coordinator...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746166-report-greg-schiano-tennessee-deal-off-after-jerry-sandusky-scandal-protests">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 26 Nov 2017 20:07:15 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746166-report-greg-schiano-tennessee-deal-off-after-jerry-sandusky-scandal-protests http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746166-report-greg-schiano-tennessee-deal-off-after-jerry-sandusky-scandal-protests http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746166-report-greg-schiano-tennessee-deal-off-after-jerry-sandusky-scandal-protests WWE Star Kane Tweets at Tennessee AD Asking Him Not to Hire Greg Schiano Joseph Zucker WWE star Kane, whose real name is Glenn Jacobs, joined the outcry of Tennessee Volunteers fans who don't want the football team to hire Greg Schiano ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746158-wwe-star-kane-tweets-at-tennessee-ad-asking-him-not-to-hire-greg-schiano">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:02:07 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746158-wwe-star-kane-tweets-at-tennessee-ad-asking-him-not-to-hire-greg-schiano http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746158-wwe-star-kane-tweets-at-tennessee-ad-asking-him-not-to-hire-greg-schiano http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746158-wwe-star-kane-tweets-at-tennessee-ad-asking-him-not-to-hire-greg-schiano Greg Schiano Rumors: Tennessee Hoping to Finalize Deal with Ohio State DC Timothy Rapp Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano has reportedly " emerged as the focus of Tennessee's search" for a new head coach, according to Dan Wolken of USA Today ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746090-greg-schiano-rumors-ohio-state-dc-is-focus-of-tennessees-hc-search">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 26 Nov 2017 12:49:57 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746090-greg-schiano-rumors-ohio-state-dc-is-focus-of-tennessees-hc-search http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746090-greg-schiano-rumors-ohio-state-dc-is-focus-of-tennessees-hc-search http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746090-greg-schiano-rumors-ohio-state-dc-is-focus-of-tennessees-hc-search Tennessee Finishes Winless in SEC for 1st Time Since Joining Conference in 1933 Daily Facts Fact: Tennessee finished winless in the SEC for the first time since joining the conference in 1933, recording its first eight-loss season in the process...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746087-tennessee-finishes-winless-in-sec-for-1st-time-since-joining-conference-in-1933">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 26 Nov 2017 12:21:54 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746087-tennessee-finishes-winless-in-sec-for-1st-time-since-joining-conference-in-1933 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746087-tennessee-finishes-winless-in-sec-for-1st-time-since-joining-conference-in-1933 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2746087-tennessee-finishes-winless-in-sec-for-1st-time-since-joining-conference-in-1933 Dan Mullen Reportedly Expected to Be Targeted by Tennessee for HC Job Adam Wells The University of Tennessee is reportedly turning its attention toward Dan Mullen to be its next head football coach. ESPN...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745974-dan-mullen-reportedly-expected-to-be-targeted-by-tennessee-for-hc-job">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sat, 25 Nov 2017 13:13:02 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745974-dan-mullen-reportedly-expected-to-be-targeted-by-tennessee-for-hc-job http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745974-dan-mullen-reportedly-expected-to-be-targeted-by-tennessee-for-hc-job http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745974-dan-mullen-reportedly-expected-to-be-targeted-by-tennessee-for-hc-job Jauan Jennings Dismissed by Tennessee After NSFW Rant on Instagram About Staff Scott Polacek Tennessee Volunteers wide receiver Jauan Jennings is no longer with the program. On Wednesday, Josh Ward of Sports Radio WNML reported interim coach Brady Hoke said on 104...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745701-jauan-jennings-dismissed-by-tennessee-after-nsfw-rant-on-instagram-about-staff">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:23:51 -0500 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745701-jauan-jennings-dismissed-by-tennessee-after-nsfw-rant-on-instagram-about-staff http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745701-jauan-jennings-dismissed-by-tennessee-after-nsfw-rant-on-instagram-about-staff http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2745701-jauan-jennings-dismissed-by-tennessee-after-nsfw-rant-on-instagram-about-staff