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.
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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.
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Tennessee landed its 2nd commitment of the day in Cody Brown, a 4-star running back from Georgia, on Sunday afternoon.
Terrence Lewis officially announced his commitment to the University of Tennessee on Thursday afternoon.
Tennessee has been on fire from the recruiting trail in the last few days with the additions of 5-star defensive end Dylan Brooks, 4-star cornerback Kamar Wilcoxson, and 4-star wide receiver Julian Nixon.
Not even 24 hours after the Vols landed a huge cornerstone for Jeremy Pruitt’s future defense, they’ve struck gold again
When 5-star edge-rusher Dylan Brooks exited Neyland Stadium to conclude his visit to Tennessee, most fans of the Vols believed that their chances at landing him were practically zero.
Tennessee’s Yves Pons has declared for the 2020 NBA Draft, according to Jeff Goodman.
Darrell Taylor became the first Tennessee player to be selected in the 2020 NFL Draft on Friday evening
The University of Tennessee made a classy move on Friday evening, as they elected to light up Neyland Stadium in honor of the Class of 2020.
One of the biggest surprises of the College Football offseason occurred on Thursday afternoon when USC quarterback J.T. Daniels announced that he would enter his name into the NCAA Transfer Portal and weigh his options.
Tennessee overachieved along the defensive line last season despite the group being perceived during the preseason as one of the Vols’ biggest weaknesses.
Tennessee’s coaching staff has been quickly racking up momentum on the recruiting trail over the last week.