1. In Shredding Mizzou, Jalen Hurd Is Present and Future Workhorse for the Vols

    In a game where Tennessee knew it was going to have to play big-boy football to win against a rugged Missouri defense, Jalen Hurd produced a grown-man effort for the Volunteers...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 9 months ago 9,524 reads 79 comments

  2. Tennessee Football: Why Future Star Darrin Kirkland Needs to Keep Shining Now

    Tennessee freshman middle linebacker Darrin Kirkland Jr. isn't the Volunteers' most valuable defensive player. That honor would go to the man standing directly to his right, Jalen Reeves-Maybin, or potentially sophomore end Derek Barnett...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 9 months ago 7,951 reads 15 comments

  3. Tennessee Football: 5 Most Important Recruits for the Volunteers' 2016 Season

    After two jam-packed recruiting classes the past two seasons, the Tennessee Volunteers likely won't take the full allotment of 25 players in this year's haul. But that doesn't mean the 2016 class of players is any less important...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 9 months ago 14,654 reads 20 comments

  4. Tennessee Volunteers vs. Missouri Tigers Complete Game Preview

    You'd never know it by the grumbles around Rocky Top, but Tennessee is on a three-game winning streak and needs to close out Missouri and Vanderbilt for an eight-win season...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 9 months ago 12,116 reads 181 comments

  5. Debate: Who's Vols' Best NFL Prospect?

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  6. Tennessee Football: 5 Volunteers Who Must Improve Down the Stretch

    As Tennessee uses this weekend against North Texas as a tuneup for the season's remaining two games and subsequent bowl, the Volunteers will be looking for several players to take things up a notch...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 8,423 reads 47 comments

  7. Tennessee Volunteers vs. North Texas Mean Green: Complete Game Preview

    Well, it isn't a bye week per se , but the Tennessee Volunteers will get a breather this weekend when North Texas comes to Neyland Stadium for homecoming...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 10,354 reads 44 comments

  8. Tennessee Defense Flipping the Season's Script with Fourth-Quarter Heroics

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —As a nervous Neyland Stadium looked on, waiting and worrying about South Carolina having the ball down just three points with a minute to go, Tennessee's defenders brimmed with belief that they'd make a play...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 6,362 reads 51 comments

  9. Tennessee Football: 6 Breakout Players to Watch for Remainder of 2015 Season

    Several Tennessee football players are becoming usual suspects on the stat sheet for coach Butch Jones and a Volunteers team that is finally beginning to play like it's capable...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 11,153 reads 22 comments

  10. Tennessee Volunteers vs. South Carolina Gamecocks: Complete Game Preview

    Even during the lean times of coach Butch Jones' Tennessee tenure, the Volunteers found a way to beat South Carolina. This weekend, they'll try to do so as the favorite...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 13,144 reads 78 comments

  11. Tennessee's Arsenal of Weapons Has Vols Ready for Stretch Run After Kentucky Win

    Against Alabama last week, Tennessee showed a national audience that it had the team speed and talent to hang with a quality opponent. On Saturday, the Volunteers proved they could run away from a mediocre one...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 10,834 reads 59 comments

  12. Tennessee vs. Kentucky: Live Score and Highlights

    After a gauntlet of early-season games against quality opponents, Tennessee got a bit of a reprieve against Kentucky on Halloween night...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 10,637 reads 25 comments

  13. Tennessee Football: Will the Volunteers Win Every Remaining Game?

    Tennessee needs to run the table the rest of the way to have a successful football season, even though that table isn't exactly spread with cupcakes and cream puffs...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 11,340 reads 83 comments

  14. Tennessee Football: Ranking the Volunteers' 5 Most Impactful Injuries in 2015

    Tennessee's football season still holds plenty of promise despite the Volunteers currently sitting at 3-4, but coach Butch Jones' team has been forced to run an early-season gauntlet short-handed...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 1,462 reads 3 comments

  15. Tennessee Volunteers vs. Kentucky Wildcats: Complete Game Preview

    The Tennessee-Kentucky football rivalry could reside next to the word "ownership" in the dictionary. Even these past couple of years when the game has been played a little earlier in the season than normal, it hasn't changed the outcome...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 10,814 reads 66 comments

  16. Tennessee Shows It's on the Right Track in Close Loss to Alabama

    If you were to ask Tennessee head coach Butch Jones if he would have been happy to have the ball with 2:24 to play and two timeouts in hand at Alabama with a chance to win the game, he'd have probably taken it...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 8,875 reads 122 comments

  17. Tennessee Football: 5 Players Volunteers Will Rely on Most vs. Alabama

    In order for the Tennessee football team to finally force the big crimson elephant in the room into the loser's column, the Volunteers are going to have to get some monumental individual efforts...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 5,506 reads 17 comments

  18. Tennessee Football: Midseason Grades for Each Volunteers Positional Unit

    Tennessee's top-heavy first half of the football season is over, and after this week's Alabama game, the rest of the year looks manageable...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 6,443 reads 32 comments

  19. Joshua Dobbs Is Tennessee's Key to Upsetting Alabama

    When Tennessee hits the road after last week's bye to take on the eighth-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide, will it be the same old song and dance? The Vols have lost eight straight to the Crimson Tide, having been outscored 283-95 in the process...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 8,445 reads 66 comments

  20. Tennessee Volunteers vs. Alabama Crimson Tide: Complete Game Preview

    For many of the past few years, the famed "Third Saturday in October" rivalry between Tennessee and Alabama hasn't been played on the third Saturday, much like this season...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 months ago 22,751 reads 356 comments

  21. Shy Tuttle's Season-Ending Injury Causes Tennessee D-Line Dilemma

    Promising Tennessee freshman defensive tackle Shy Tuttle 's season is over, and the lingering effects of his loss will cause ripples throughout the Volunteers depth chart for the remainder of the year...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 11 months ago 10,551 reads 83 comments

  22. Shy Tuttle Injury: Updates on Tennessee DT's Leg and Recovery

    Tennessee star defensive tackle Shy Tuttle suffered a broken fibula and an ankle ligament injury in the team's 38-31 win over Georgia on Saturday, per Josh Ward of Sports Radio WNML...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 8,052 reads 29 comments

  23. What Tennessee Can Use from Win over Georgia for Rest of 2015 Season

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Ever since last year's dramatic, come-from-behind overtime win over South Carolina, the Tennessee Volunteers football team has been waiting on that version of Joshua Dobbs to return...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 11 months ago 9,517 reads 49 comments

  24. Georgia vs. Tennessee: Game Grades, Analysis for Bulldogs and Vols

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — All week long and for much of the first five weeks of the season, Tennessee fans vocalized their frustrations with the 2-3 Volunteers and their coaches across every form of media...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 11 months ago 19,727 reads 60 comments

  25. Tennessee Keeps Slim SEC East Hopes Alive in Epic Comeback Win vs. Georgia

    Tennessee was supposed to be dead. With just a few minutes left in the first half Saturday, the Volunteers were staring down a 24-3 deficit to No. 19 Georgia...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 11 months ago 9,292 reads 30 comments