Bleacher Report - Tennessee Volunteers Football Bleacher Report Tennessee Volunteers Football en-us 30 Tennessee Football: Vols' Top 2017 NFL Draft Prospects Brad Shepard After snapping a streak that saw at least one Tennessee football player taken in every NFL draft since 1963 a season ago, the Volunteers extended the latest dubious streak this past weekend...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Mon, 02 May 2016 06:00:58 -0400 Tennessee Football: 8 Sleepers Who Will Play Key Roles for the Vols in 2016 Brad Shepard The top end of the Tennessee Volunteers' talent totem pole is awfully impressive, but few teams ever won anything significant because of a few elite players. You need a good bit of star power, sure...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:00:45 -0400 Tennessee Football: 5 Things We Learned About the Volunteers This Spring Brad Shepard The fourth spring under Tennessee football coach Butch Jones is in the books, and the lessons learned are far-reaching for a program possibly on the brink of some big things...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Mon, 25 Apr 2016 07:00:27 -0400 Tennessee Football Recruiting: Breaking Down Top 2017 Targets at Each Position Brad Shepard You'd think with all the hype surrounding the Tennessee football program, the Volunteers would be one of the hottest teams on the recruiting trail...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 23:56:06 -0400 Alexis Johnson False Imprisonment Charge Dropped, Assault Charge Reduced Tim Daniels Tennessee defensive lineman Alexis Johnson had a felony count of aggravated assault reduced to misdemeanor domestic assault as part of an agreement reached Thursday. If he stays out of trouble for six months, the lesser charge will be dropped as well...<p><a href="">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:16:04 -0400 The One Position Unit That Can Help Push Tennessee to Playoff Contention Barrett Sallee On Nov. 1, 2014, Tennessee roared back from a late two-touchdown deficit to stun South Carolina on the road 45-42 in overtime. Since that point, the program has been on the brink of something special...<p><a href="">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:11:19 -0400 Tennessee Football: 5 Things Standing in the Way of an SEC Championship Brad Shepard This 2016 Tennessee football team is deep enough, talented enough, experienced enough and has enough top-end star power to win the program's first SEC championship since 1998. But will it? Eighteen long years could come to an end this season...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 23:31:34 -0400 Tennessee Football: Projecting Vols' Post-Spring, 2-Deep Depth Chart Brad Shepard When you take a glimpse of Tennessee's two-deep football roster, the spoils of coach Butch Jones' recruiting labors are oozing from all corners. Entering his fourth year as the head of the program, there's been a complete roster flip on Rocky Top...<p><a href="">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sun, 17 Apr 2016 23:21:29 -0400 Tennessee Football: Winners and Losers from Vols' 2016 Spring Brad Shepard Tennessee's 2016 spring practice didn't exactly go the way everybody wanted, as more than 20 players missed key repetitions throughout the course of the past month. But several important questions were answered, despite the setbacks...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 18:34:15 -0400 Tennessee Spring Game 2016: Live Score, Top Performers and Analysis Brad Shepard There were plenty of injured players who didn't play, but the Tennessee spring football finale was still a whole lot of fun for a SEC Network television audience as well as more than 67,000 fans who watched in Neyland Stadium...<p><a href="">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:00:00 -0400 Tennessee Football: 5 Injured Vols We'll Miss Watching in Saturday's Spring Game Brad Shepard The old cliche says teams with bad luck are snake-bit, but that's seemingly about the only injury the Tennessee football team hasn't suffered since last season...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Thu, 14 Apr 2016 07:00:01 -0400 Tennessee Football: Players to Watch in Vols' 2016 Spring Game Brad Shepard Tennessee's spring-ending Orange and White Game won't be a full-tilt game environment thanks to all the injuries knocking a dent in the depth chart...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 07:00:00 -0400 Tennessee Football: Freshmen Who Will Play Significant Snaps in 2016 Brad Shepard Tennessee football coach Butch Jones harps all the time on the idea that the Volunteers haven't yet built a program that is as stocked with depth and talent as any of their peers around the country...<p><a href="">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:00:00 -0400