1. Photo: Tennessee Apparently Has a New Mascot, It's Terrifying

    Tennessee's classic mascot is a Bluetick Coonhound named Smokey. Since the school's nickname is the Volunteers–what's a Volunteer look like?–the university held a student poll in 1953 to select a mascot, and the coonhound was chosen...

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  2. Butch Jones: Vols Fans' Patience Will Be Rewarded

    Coach Butch Jones said he was appreciative of the more than 900 fans who came to Tennessee's 48th annual all-sports picnic Tuesday at Lipscomb's Allen Arena in Nashville...

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  3. CFB AM: Two Vols Dressed Their Kids in Pimp Suits for SEC Media Days

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  4. SEC Media Days: 'More Than 10' True Freshmen Will Have Huge Impact for Vols

    Day 2 of SEC media days is in the books, with Tennessee head coach Butch Jones and some notable Vols taking center stage. Tennessee's freshman class was the hot topic of the day...

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  5. Butch Jones Says QBs Will Be Strength for Tennessee, and He's Absolutely Right

    Butch Jones took the SEC media day podium Tuesday as the coach of a Tennessee football team without a clear-cut starting quarterback a season removed from finishing ranked 13th in the league in passing...

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  6. Vols WR Pig Howard Back on Team (Updated)

    Tennessee Volunteers wide receiver Pig Howard hasn't been cleared to return to the team yet, but things are looking up for the beleaguered Vol...

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  7. Archie Manning Compliments Vols QB Justin Worley

    Justin Worley, who recently participated at the Manning Passing Academy in Louisiana, was the subject of legendary former Ole Miss quarterback Archie Manning's praise...

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  8. Jones Lauds Vols' WR Corps at Media Day

    -- Expects big things from freshman WR Josh Malone, who had an impressive spring game. "Tennessee is the original Wide Receiver U," Jones said...

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  9. GKSHOF to Honor Helton, Manning, Johnson

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee legends Todd Helton, Peyton Manning and Inky Johnson will be honored with Special Awards at the 2014 Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony on July 24 at the Knoxville Convention Center...

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  10. SEC Media Days: (Almost) Never a Dull Moment

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  11. Tyler Bray to Push for Backup Role with Kansas City Chiefs

    When the Kansas City Chiefs selected former Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Aaron Murray in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft, most assumed it spelled the end for former Tennessee Volunteers quarterback Tyler Bray's tenure in Kansas City...

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  12. Lane Kiffin Scarecrow Gets National Attention

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  13. Re-Evaluating Tennessee's Recruiting Class After the 2014 Opening

    Thanks to Tennessee coach Butch Jones' dogged pursuit of the nation's top players, the Volunteers are prominently on the minds of many who participated in The Opening last week...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 12,910 reads 31 comments

  14. Tennessee Football: 8 Best Recruits from the BCS Era

    Elite defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie's commitment to Tennessee on July 10 was a huge get for the Volunteers, and he joins a long list of standout athletes who chose to spend their college careers in Knoxville...

    Reid Akins Written by Reid Akins about 1 month ago 7,023 reads 8 comments

  15. The Biggest Takeaways from Tennessee's Recruits' Performance at The Opening

    It would be difficult to script a much better result from The Opening for the Tennessee Volunteers, who went into the event with two commitments and had three by the time everybody left Beaverton, Oregon...

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  16. Vols DL Commit Kahlil McKenzie Dominates the Opening, 'Future 1st Rd Draft Pick'

    The Tennessee Volunteers should be stoked to have these two playmakers in the future in wide receiver Preston Williams and defensive lineman Kahlil McKenzie...

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  17. 5-Star Kahlil McKenzie Commitment Will Be Program-Defining Pledge for Tennessee

    Forget bricks . Tennessee added a big ol' pillar to its rebuilding project Thursday night when 5-star defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie committed to the Volunteers...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 26,254 reads 61 comments

  18. 5-Star DT Kahlil McKenzie Commits to Vols, 'All-SEC-Type Player'

    Kahlil McKenzie is a monster 5-star defensive tackle in the 2015 class. He is the No. 7 defensive tackle in the country, according to 247Sports composite. McKenzie has just committed to the Tennessee Volunteers out at The Opening...

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  19. Butch Jones to Visit Nashville Twice in Next Week

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  20. Vols 2014 Stat Projections: Jason Croom

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  21. Video: X Factor for Tennessee

    ESPN.com writer Jeff Barlis talks about junior linebacker Curt Maggitt and what makes him the Volunteers' X factor in 2014...

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  22. Vols Welcome Two Walk-on QBs

    KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Two in-state walk-ons are the latest additions to the Tennessee football roster...

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  23. Welcome to Team 118: Aaron Medley

    In the newest 'Welcome to Team 118' get to know the latest kicker to wear #25 on Rocky Top as freshman Aaron Medley tries to follow in the footsteps of his mentor James Wilhoit...

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  24. Tennessee Football: 5 Freshmen Who Must Shine in Fall Practices

    In order for Tennessee to reach its first bowl game since 2010, the Volunteers need several freshmen to make major contributions this season—starting with the first fall practice in August...

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  25. Report: Tennessee's Charles Mosley “Lucky to Be Alive”

    Tennessee freshman defensive tackle Charles Mosley was involved in an automobile accident over the weekend. The accident resulted in a broken leg, which had been reported earlier while Tennessee head coach Butch Jones awaited more information...

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