Tennessee hit the one-third mark of its spring camp Friday, and positional groups as well as individuals are fully emerging. Before we dive into that, however, let’s note a couple quick things on the early movements of new Vice Chancellor/Director of Athletics John Currie, who was in Knoxville Thursday night for the Vols’ NFL Pro… Continue reading Views from practice, Currie’s moves & more
Here’s a brief slideshow from our 15 minutes on Haslam Field today as Tennessee hit the one-third mark of its fifth spring camp under coach Butch Jones. Tennessee works again Saturday in a closed session, and wraps up spring with the April 22 Orange & White Game. Included in the gallery is Robert Meachem, who… Continue reading Snapshots From #5: Vols back to work
(Author’s note: The brand-new Furman University football staff welcomed me into all components of the program and Saturday’s spring game. While I typically write mostly about the SEC/Tennessee, I hope you’ll find this a compelling glimpse into life at the FCS level & the quality people looking to rebuild the Paladins’ program.) GREENVILLE, S.C. —… Continue reading Inside The Rebuild: Embedded with the staff at Furman University’s spring game
It is, without question, especially in this time of college football, almost an embarrassment of riches for the University of Tennessee at the quarterback position. Can or will it remain that way? Hard to determine a scant week into a QB derby that’s not going anywhere and features two gritty competitors, Quinten Dormady and Jarrett… Continue reading Experts praise Vols’ QB status; Super Bowl coach checks in; Hoke urges “tougher, more physical” D-Line
As Tennessee donned pads for the first time on Saturday in the Volunteers’ fifth spring camp under coach Butch Jones, working in shells on Day 3 of the NCAA-allowed 15 dates, it again was the offense that shined most, according to onlookers at practice. Specifically, Latrell Williams continued his breakout spring — yes, I’m calling… Continue reading Brice’s Views: Vols’ Saturday Buzz
Admittedly, media were on Haslam Field Tuesday or a combination of there and inside the Neyland-Thompson/Anderson Training Center through stretch and four periods — which seemed to be a solid 25 minutes or so of seeing collegiate football players in cleats and helmets and coaches in coaching gear — with, as I’d noted in the… Continue reading Day 1: The Noise Not Heard
Here’s some pictures from Tuesday’s opening session of Tennessee’s fifth spring camp under coach Butch Jones.