1. Tennessee Football: Why Vols Rushing Attack Needs to Dominate Bowling Green

    During Tennessee's 38-7 season-opening dismantling of Utah State last year, an ugly reality was glossed over by such a commanding, dominating win. The Vols could not run the football...

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  2. TCU Still Title Contender Despite Shaky Win, but Boykin's Heisman Hopes Take Hit

    TCU's 23-17 road win over Minnesota in front of a rowdy crowd at TCF Bank Stadium on Thursday night is going to wind up like a fine wine: It'll age well...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 7 hours ago 12,090 reads 77 comments

  3. TCU vs. Minnesota: Live Score and Highlights

    Minnesota may have earned some respect Thursday night, and No. 2-ranked TCU may have gotten a wake-up call as the Horned Frogs escaped Minneapolis with a ulcer-inducing, 23-17 win...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 16 hours ago 21,967 reads 149 comments

  4. Ranking the Best SEC Matchups of Week 1

    It's been two years since an SEC football team hoisted the national championship trophy, a drought that seemed unthinkable during the conference's seven-year run of dominance...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 22 hours ago 1,186 reads 10 comments

  5. Tennessee Volunteers vs. Bowling Green Falcons Complete Game Preview

    The Tennessee Volunteers will finally end all this hype and speculation when they take the field Saturday in a neutral-site season opener that will still have a hometown feel...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 2 days ago 13,122 reads 28 comments

  6. Tennessee Football: Top Takeaways from 2015 Fall Camp

    Game week is upon us, and for the Tennessee football team and its fans, it couldn't come soon enough. Maybe if the Vols get to beat up on another team, they'll quit beating up on each other (more on that in a minute)...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 4 days ago 7,156 reads 23 comments

  7. Tennessee's 2017 Recruiting Class Has Potential to Be Best of Butch Jones Era

    For all of those Tennessee football fans who may be concerned that 2016's recruiting class is ranked 15th following head coach Butch Jones bringing in two top-10 classes, fear not...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 8 days ago 13,481 reads 24 comments

  8. Tennessee Football: Depth-Chart Analysis, Complete 2015 Preview and Prediction

    Expectations are both exciting and dangerous endeavors for a long-suffering program like Tennessee football...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 10 days ago 13,095 reads 65 comments

  9. Tennessee Football: Week 3 Fall Camp Stock Report

    Rashaan Gaulden went from sterling special teams star as a freshman to winning the Most Improved Defensive Player award this spring to a surefire starter at nickelback for Tennessee as a sophomore...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 11 days ago 7,331 reads 13 comments

  10. SEC Football: Biggest Injuries That Could Impact 2015 Season

    Injuries are an unfortunate reality in football, and the old bug already has bitten several SEC football teams since last season...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 13 days ago 31,829 reads 54 comments

  11. Tennessee Football: 2015 Game-by-Game Schedule Predictions

    Now that Tennessee has been in the throes of fall camp for a couple of weeks, everybody has a better idea of the Volunteers' strengths and weaknesses...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 15 days ago 19,759 reads 118 comments

  12. Tennessee Football: Week 2 Fall Camp Stock Report

    Once upon a time, the Tennessee football team struggled to convince any highly rated defensive linemen to come to Knoxville, and the Volunteers defense plummeted to the bottom of the league because of it...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 18 days ago 10,301 reads 32 comments

  13. SEC Football Recruiting: Each Team's Top Remaining 2016 Target

    Nearly two weeks into preseason practice, SEC football teams are sick of going against each other and ready to beat up on somebody else. In recruiting, however, they're always battling one another...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 20 days ago 43,855 reads 120 comments

  14. Tennessee Football: Biggest Surprises in Vols' Camp so Far

    The first few practices of fall camp are in the books, and the Tennessee football team has enjoyed its share of headlines—not all of them positive...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 21 days ago 13,402 reads 14 comments

  15. Tennessee Football: Why Tight End Could Be a Major Concern for Vols

    The news that A.J. Branisel is leaving the Tennessee football program was announced this week and met with little fanfare, but the fallout from his departure may cause ripple effects throughout the season...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 23 days ago 9,007 reads 12 comments

  16. Tennessee Football: Week 1 Fall Camp Stock Report

    Once Von Pearson was reinstated to the Tennessee football team and picked up where he left off before his suspension, the entire tone surrounding the Vols receiving corps changed...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 25 days ago 7,882 reads 32 comments

  17. SEC Football: Which Teams Are Trending Up and Down Heading into 2015 Season?

    SEC football is so difficult to predict this year because of the parity in the league and the lack of definite juggernauts. There are few guarantees when it comes to who's going to be good and who's going to have a difficult time...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 26 days ago 11,993 reads 122 comments

  18. Tennessee Football Recruiting: Biggest Needs Remaining in Vols' 2015 Class

    One characteristic of this year's Tennessee football team as it opened fall camp that's been glaringly absent over the past near-decade is the Vols passing the proverbial eyeball test...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 28 days ago 6,448 reads 10 comments

  19. Tennessee Football: First Impressions from 2015 Fall Camp

    After the offseason crept by like a funeral procession, the Tennessee football team raced onto the field for its first practice of the fall Tuesday night. It may have been the slowest the Volunteers were the entire evening...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 10,542 reads 82 comments

  20. Tennessee Football: Which WRs Need to Step Up in Fall Camp?

    When the Tennessee football team officially opens fall camp Tuesday, two talented wide receivers won't be among the Vols on the practice field...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 6,621 reads 21 comments

  21. Every SEC Team's 1 Position Group That Could Make or Break 2015 Season

    Every year, every SEC football team has question marks entering the season, but the 2015 campaign seems to bring an even more worrisome list than usual...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 29,348 reads 165 comments

  22. Tennessee Football: Biggest Storylines Heading into Fall Camp

    The wait is almost over, and on Tuesday the Tennessee football team will take the practice field for perhaps the most highly anticipated season in a decade...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 9,942 reads 23 comments

  23. Tennessee Football: Volunteers Who Will Break out in 2015

    If 2015 is going to be painted orange, the Tennessee football team needs superstars to emerge. Not only must the Vols get championship-quality play from some new faces or previously ...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 6,969 reads 35 comments

  24. Tennessee Football: Games That Could Ruin Volunteers' 2015 Season

    Everybody knows that when you play in the SEC, the schedule is riddled with land mines that could blow up a season, and Tennessee's 2015 football schedule is no different...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 28,950 reads 6 comments

  25. SEC Football: 15 Transfers Who Will Make an Impact in 2015

    SEC football programs are known for their ability to recruit, and every season's top-10 rankings are evidence of that fact. But there's more to recruiting than scouring high schools...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 1 month ago 64,803 reads 154 comments