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BasketVols 2020 Record Prediction

BasketVols 2020 Record Prediction

I realize I am setting especially lofty goals for these men from Rocky Top, but I believe they are capable of achieving Barnes’ high standards on the road to the Final Four. Here’s wishing you the best, Tennessee.

It’s Clearly Harrison Bailey Time On Rocky Top

It’s Clearly Harrison Bailey Time On Rocky Top

The offense struggled to score points, the defensive issues were still there, and coaching mistakes certainly did not help either. In the position the Vols have put themselves in with the performances on the field, this season looks to be lost. The time is now for head coach Jeremy Pruitt to look towards the future and turn this team over to the players he brought in to help bring this program out of the pit of despair it has been stuck in for years. This starts with Harrison Bailey taking over as the starting quarterback for the remainder of the season and beyond.

UT vs Alabama Preview

UT vs Alabama Preview

This week’s task is much more taunting. Besides the fact this is the biggest game on the schedule every year, Alabama boasts one of the best offenses in the country.

UT vs UGA Complete Preview

UT vs UGA Complete Preview

The Tennessee Vols head into Athens, Georgia for a highly anticipated matchup with the #3 Georgia Bulldogs. The 14th-ranked Vols will be up against their toughest opponent since starting their 8-game winning streak, which is the longest active streak in all of college football.

Tee Martin and Jay Graham Finding Success After Returning Home

Tee Martin and Jay Graham Finding Success After Returning Home

It was not that long ago that Tennessee football was in a precarious position. After the failed Butch Jones era, former athletic director, John Currie, found himself bogged down in an exhaustive search for Tennessee’s next head football coach. Little did Currie know that false reports and failed attempts would seal his fate and make him the ex-AD. What other misfortunes could plague this once illustrious and prominant football powerhouse?

Alontae Taylor: A Comeback Story

Alontae Taylor: A Comeback Story

Alontae Taylor came to Tennessee from Coffee County as a promising Four-Star athlete ranked in the top 150 high school players in the country. Despite being listed as a probable wide receiver, Coach Pruitt saw Taylor as being on the defensive side of the ball and placed him at cornerback. 

Where Jarrett Guarantano Can Improve vs. Mizzou

Where Jarrett Guarantano Can Improve vs. Mizzou

Tennessee’s week one win against South Carolina got the 2020 season off on the right foot for the Vols as they are 1-0 heading into week two’s matchup against Missouri. If you watched the game last Saturday, you saw a much-improved JG. He wasn’t perfect by any means, but he looked like a different quarterback than what we saw for most of last season.

ICYMI: Breakdown Of Jeremy Pruitt’s New Contract

ICYMI: Breakdown Of Jeremy Pruitt’s New Contract

Tennessee Athletic Director Phillip Fulmer announced on Thursday that Tennessee has reached an agreement with head coach Jeremy Pruitt on a contract extension through the 2025 season. The extension will bump Pruitt’s yearly earnings from $3.8 million in 2020, to $4.2 million starting in 2021.

Bryce Thompson Looking To Paint South Carolina Orange on Saturday

Bryce Thompson Looking To Paint South Carolina Orange on Saturday

A little over a year ago, the University of Tennessee’s talented cornerback, Bryce Thompson, was in hot water when a misdemeanor charge of domestic violence sidelined his promising career. Fans wondered if his future would be hampered by character issues. Despite some backlash, Head Coach Jeremy Pruitt determined that suspending Thompson for the first two games of the 2019 season would be sufficient, as long as the sophomore defensive back learned from the experience and kept his nose clean. It didn’t take long for Thompson to prove to his coach and team that he could walk the straight and narrow.