1. 2011 Tennessee Volunteers: Is Derek Dooley Recruiting Better Than Lane Kiffin?

    In years past the University of Tennessee could be mentioned in the same breath as Alabama, Penn State, USC, and Florida when it came to recruiting prowess but, with the departure ...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 4,105 reads 31 comments

  2. WWE & Beyond: Does The Rock's 'Mania Return Mean He's Finished in Hollywood?

    It's no surprise that as of late, whenever you hear Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson mentioned in any conversation there is enough speculation to keep Jerry Lawler and Michael Cole both talking from RAW-start to RAW-end...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 3,352 reads 30 comments

  3. The Rock, AKA Dwayne Johnson: Last Action Hero or Returning Herald?

    While Dewayne Johnson pummeled offensive linemen at the University of Miami, I'm sure the only thing he anticipated was a national championship with the lauded Hurricanes, and potentially a modest NFL career...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 1,712 reads 26 comments

  4. 2011 Tennessee Volunteers' Spring Spirit Meter: What the Fans Are Saying

    Fans are notorious for setting the overall mood, year-in and year-out. Tennessee fans are no different, as the usual notes this spring begin to creep into conversation. "It's going to be a good year!" or "Oh, I can't bear to watch...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 1,822 reads 14 comments

  5. Tennessee's Woes and Lane Kiffin: Who's Really to Blame?

    If you're on the farm, you ask logical questions about your day-to-day problems. For instance: Why is my garden destroyed? Answer : Someone let the goats out...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 967 reads 9 comments

  6. Talent WWE Should Add

    John Cena is spoiled and gets all the attention. Why? Why is the Miz getting the push he's getting? Randy Orton should get more of a push. The Big Show is sucking wind in the heel department...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 6,651 reads 111 comments

  7. 2011 2nd Annual Tennessee Volunteers Football Blue-Collar Vol Awards

    It was a year of haves and have-nots...well, mostly have-nots, unless you are an optimist, and you may then choose to believe that everything was peachy...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 1,357 reads 6 comments

  8. 2010 Christmas Guest List: Cool Sport Personalities To Liven Up The Holidays

    Christmas has always been my favorite holiday, at least it was when I was a kid. Family, friends, and neighbors filter through your house depositing fruitcakes and sweets; then spend ...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 750 reads 1 comments

  9. 2011 National Signing Day: Can Tennesee's Dooley Land Blue Chips?

    On your mark, get set-, GO! As national signing day approaches every major university that takes the field on Saturday have already been sharpening their talons perched atop their Athletic Director's roost, that includes Tennessee...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 3,494 reads 22 comments

  10. Tennessee Volunteers' Reasons To Be Thankful and a Few Things To Change

    As the year rolls to a fortunate end, I thought now would be a good time to reflect on the things we are thankful for and reflect on the things we would like to change. Things could have been worse for the Vols, but a bowling we shall go...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 820 reads 28 comments

  11. WWE 2010 Wrestlemania Hall of Fame Inductees: Bill Goldberg Deserves a Bid

    Okay, so the biggest argument is the fact that Bill Goldberg spent only one year on the roster. After that, what is there to argue about? Did Goldberg accomplish anything in his year with WWE? Yes...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 4,276 reads 61 comments

  12. Tennessee Volunteers: Backup QB Doak Raulston Arrested DUI

    Saturday morning Raulston was arrested by the Knox county sheriff's department for driving while impaired; he later posted a $1000 bond and was released. He is scheduled to appear in Knox county general sessions court on Monday...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 162 reads 6 comments

  13. Back To School: Which Wrestlers Would Make The Best Professors?

    Take the turnbuckle with effect, hit the ropes so hard your lat muscles cry in disgust, a chest slap here, belly to belly suplex there, now kick-out at two...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 1,904 reads 34 comments

  14. The Legends Who Made Wrestling Fun

    Sunday afternoon after returning home from church my first stop was the TV. Sitting there in my miniature three-piece suit complete with cheesey clip on tie, I adjusted the rabbit ears sitting atop our Flintstone-sized boob tube...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 2,217 reads 16 comments

  15. The End of Wrestling Fandom: Why I (We) Change The Channel To Football

    In a word, wrestling never sucked, but time does strange things to great pastimes. Excellence makes people complacent, and they forget what made them great in the first place...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 1,212 reads 59 comments

  16. NCAA Bowl Speculation: A Long Strange Trip for the Tennessee Volunteers

    It was a long-overdue setting; it should have happened in the bayou, but, alas, head coach Derek Dooley has his first SEC win...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 2,294 reads 9 comments

  17. Tennessee Volunteers' Tyler Bray: Can He Be The Next Peyton Manning?

    The Tennessee Vols really haven't had any high points, except making the first half of their games interesting, giving us glimpses of what may come. Aside from that, several things became abundantly clear Saturday night...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 5,805 reads 29 comments

  18. Volunteer Fans Need To Laugh

    I was at a family dinner once upon a time, enjoying a pot roast dinner and listening to conversation that always grabbed my attention, some more than others...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 298 reads 0 comments

  19. Tennessee Volunteers: Can They Ride Out Derek Dooley's Storm?

    The expected grumblings were heard from the beginning when Tennessee athletic director Mike Hamilton named Derek Dooley the new head coach of the Tennessee Volunteers...

    John  White Written by John White about over 3 years ago 2,693 reads 26 comments

  20. Tennessee Volunteers and Georgia Bulldogs: Both Need To Win

    Saturday under an afternoon sun Derek Dooley returns to the hedges that Vince built; a bittersweet time for the Dooley family, regardless of the outcome...

    John  White Written by John White about almost 4 years ago 2,701 reads 12 comments

  21. Is Tennessee's AD Mike Hamilton Derek Dooley's Arch Nemisis?

    Mike Hamilton will be the Lex Luthor to Derek Dooley's Clark Kent. Sadly, because of this Coach Dooley may never have the chance to duck into the phone booth and show us the big "S" on his chest...

    John  White Written by John White about almost 4 years ago 1,691 reads 10 comments

  22. Derek Dooley and Tennessee Volunteers' Shutout Gets No Love From Press

    Aside from Lou Holtz making a "Tazmanian Devil" like comment about how the Vols have returned to running the ball, the 50-0 pounding on poor UTM goes largely unnoticed...

    John  White Written by John White about almost 4 years ago 1,203 reads 56 comments

  23. Tennessee Volunteers: Past, Present, the Future?

    It was 1999 when the Vols beat FSU 23-16 for the national championship and solidified their place in history to win the first BCS Coaches trophy...

    John  White Written by John White about almost 4 years ago 1,942 reads 13 comments

  24. More Trouble With The Vols: Here We Go Again

    Good grief! Is it something in the Knoxville water that makes Vols go crazy? I am not judging, but I think most fans are incredibly frustrated by the recent events surrounding the accusations involving Da Rick Rogers and Darren Myles...

    John  White Written by John White about 4 years ago 801 reads 12 comments

  25. God Bless the Tennessee Volunteers

    From Kingsport, Tennessee to Flowery Branch, Georgia I encounter fellow Vols everywhere I go. I spent a little time traveling and even managed to see orange "T's" in Singapore, Berlin, and Glasgow...

    John  White Written by John White about 4 years ago 830 reads 13 comments