1. Tennessee Football Recruiting: Looking Ahead to 2017 Class

    Despite a rocky start to the the 2017 recruiting cycle on Rocky Top, it would be unwise to bet against Tennessee head coach Butch Jones building yet another stellar group...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 day ago 8,278 reads 12 comments

  2. Tee Higgins Decommits from Tennessee: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Less than five months after committing to the University of Tennessee, football and basketball star Tee Higgins has decided to reopen his recruiting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 days ago 32,389 reads 51 comments

  3. Tennessee Football Recruiting: Meet the Volunteers' 2016 Class

    Right about the time Thompson-Boling Arena was erupting as Tennessee's victorious Volunteers basketball team was upsetting Kentucky on Tuesday night, super-athlete Tyler Byrd settled ...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 6 days ago 12,487 reads 39 comments

  4. Tennessee National Signing Day 2016: 5 Takeaways from Vols' Class

    Two lockdown defensive backs locked up another strong finish for Tennessee's football recruiting efforts, and by the time the nation's top-ranked JUCO player pledged to the Volunteers ...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 6 days ago 1,635 reads 0 comments

  5. Tennessee Volunteers Recruiting 2016: National Signing Day Grades and Analysis

    The Tennessee Volunteers rounded out the 2016 national signing day with a strong class, landing Jonathan Kongbo and Jarrett Guarantano , according to 247Sports . These commits will have a big impact on the future of the Vols...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 6 days ago 6,418 reads 15 comments

  6. Jonathan Kongbo to Tennessee: Volunteers Land 4-Star DE Prospect

    According to 247Sports' Ryan Callahan , 4-star JUCO defensive end prospect Jonathan Kongbo has signed with the University of Tennessee on national signing day. Per 247Sports , Kongbo is the No...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 days ago 14,470 reads 46 comments

  7. Tennessee Football Recruiting: Predicting All the Recruits Who Will Sign on NSD

    Tennessee football coach Butch Jones is trying to stick the landing. As the final few frames wind down before Wednesday's annual recruiting extravaganza of twists and turns comes ...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 8 days ago 18,756 reads 21 comments

  8. Why Derrick Brown Is the Most Important Target Remaining for the Tennessee Vols

    Peachtree Ridge High School 4-star safety Nigel Warrior may be the highest-profile prospect remaining on Tennessee's recruiting board because of his family ties to the Volunteers...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 12 days ago 19,966 reads 41 comments

  9. Tennessee Football: Volunteers' Top Remaining Recruiting Targets for NSD 2016

    With a handful of highly ranked targets remaining on the board, a huge weekend worth of official visitors on tap and still three or four open spots, it's shaping up to be a potential sterling finish to the 2016 recruiting for the Tennessee football team.

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 13 days ago 12,477 reads 46 comments

  10. Tennessee Football: 5 Biggest Offseason Goals for the Volunteers

    During much of the past decade, the Tennessee football program had so many needs in the offseason to compete for championships that they could be sorted by chapters rather than checklists...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 15 days ago 9,901 reads 46 comments

  11. What New Tennessee Commit Marquez Callaway Brings to Vols

    The Tennessee Volunteers' 2016 recruiting class added a major piece to its puzzle when 4-star athlete Marquez Callaway announced his decision to commit to the Volunteers on Thursday...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 19 days ago 15,263 reads 21 comments

  12. Marquez Callaway to Tennessee: Volunteers Land 4-Star ATH Prospect

    The class of 2016 is stacked with high-quality athletes, but one of the very best is officially off the market, as Marquez Callaway committed to play for Tennessee on Thursday: ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 14,077 reads 24 comments

  13. Tennessee Football: Predicting the Starters for Each Volunteers Position in 2016

    Opposing groups of fans loved to mock Tennessee football followers in recent years with the Volunteers' often-empty "wait till next year" refrains. Well, next year is coming...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 19 days ago 15,977 reads 56 comments

  14. Tennessee's 2016 National Signing Day Wish List

    Tennessee's 2016 recruiting class won't be as highly ranked as its last two, but it has the opportunity to wind up filling needs and roles exactly the way coach Butch Jones set out to do...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 21 days ago 16,568 reads 26 comments

  15. Defensive Recruits Who Could Fortify Bob Shoop's Inaugural Defense at Tennessee

    New Tennessee Volunteers defensive coordinator Bob Shoop received two huge bits of good news in the six days since he's been on the job with outside linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin ...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 25 days ago 20,410 reads 53 comments

  16. Tennessee Football: Why Hiring Bob Shoop Is a Gamble, but One Worth Taking

    Earlier this week, Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart told GoVols247's Wes Rucker that new defensive coordinator Bob Shoop's decision to take care of his buyout with Penn State was a "very, very loud statement" about how much he wanted to be at UT.

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 28 days ago 5,266 reads 2 comments

  17. Tennessee Landing Defensive Coordinator Bob Shoop a Home Run for Vols

    Go big or go home. That appears to be the mantra of Tennessee head coach Butch Jones in 2016 after pulling off one of the most impressive coaching-staff coups of the offseason...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 29 days ago 18,997 reads 19 comments

  18. Tennessee Football: 5 Reasons Why the Volunteers Should Be Optimistic About 2016

    It was a strong conclusion to the season for the Tennessee football program, and 2016 started with a sizzle as well. After the Volunteers won five consecutive games to end the regular season, they pummeled Northwestern 45-6 in the Outback Bowl...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 29 days ago 11,451 reads 56 comments