Is anyone surprised that the NCAA has just made former Tennessee Vols quarterback Josh Dobbs, he of the aerospace engineering degree, the poster boy for student-athletes? Anyone? Okay, then.
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With Joshua Dobbs heading to the NFL after leading a prolific offense the past couple of years for Tennessee, it’s only natural to want things to stay fairly close to the same. Why fix something that isn’t broken, after all? That’s one of the reasons we’ve all heard so much about […]
It’s Gameday. Tennessee will hold its annual Orange and White Game today at 4:00 p.m. You can catch video coverage of the game on the SEC Network or WatchESPN, and you can listen to the Vol Network on your radio or through your computer or phone. It’s not going to be an actual scrimmage, […]
Tennessee already sits in prime shape with a lot of its top prospects for the 2018 recruiting class, but there are few bigger needs than impact running backs. The Vols certainly grabbed one of those on Friday afternoon on Orange & White Game eve, when Melbourne, Florida, running back Jashaun […]
Bill Anderson, long-time color analyst and broadcast partner with John Ward, passed away this past Tuesday at the age of 80. In honor of him, the Vol Network put together this eight-minute compilation of audio highlights from the time he and Ward spent as the voices in our heads on Gamedays. […]
Gameday Today: Injury situation “not so hotsy-totsy,” but at least nerds are in charge of the spring game
Except for the Orange and White “Game,” spring practice is in the books for Tennessee. So how did it go? Well, defensive end Deandre Johnson is having a really good spring, according to defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. His opinion counts, you know. And he thinks that cornerback Justin Martin […]
Alvin Kamara scored a 24 on his Wonderlic test, the highest among running back prospects, while Dalvin Cook and Leonard Fournette each scored 11. Source: Report: Alvin Kamara scores high, Leonard Fournette and Dalvin Cook low on Wonderlic There are so many jokes here: Our running back is twice as […]
Much of the talk around spring practice has centered on Tennessee’s quarterbacks battle as Quinten Dormady and Jarrett Guarantano vie to replace Joshua Dobbs as the Volunteers’ signal-caller of the future. But just as intriguing of a storyline as camp comes to a close is who the Vols will tab […]
Football That quarterback competition between Quinten Dormady and Jarrett Guarantano? It’s still a competition and probably will be for much longer than you want it to be. Meanwhile, Trey Smith is looking like he’s well on his way to becoming only the fifth true freshman to start a season opener on […]
Listening to NFL Draft experts discuss former Tennessee Vol defensive end Derek Barnett is like taking a college seminar entitled “Case Studies in Overthinking Things.” No offense to Todd McShay — because he’s saying great things about Barnett — but he’s also a pretty good example of the overthinking on Barnett. […]