Lots of points up for grabs in this week’s edition of the Gameday on Rocky Top Guessing Game with Mario Kart-ish rules.
This one feels a bit like the Tennessee-Kentucky basketball rivalry through the mid-90’s. The Cats, fueled by Antoine Walker, Ron Mercer, and Nazr Mohammed among others, won the NCAA Tournament in 1996, lost in the title game in 1997, and won it again in 1998. During a stretch of 11 […]
When I was younger, there were no games I looked forward to more than Alabama. Your really could throw out the records, and the streaks were even fun because you knew it could go either way any year. Nick Saban has sucked the joy out of that. Well, him […]
We’ve analyzed the numbers and comps so far this year, last year’s numbers and comps, and added in a big, fat gut feeling to come up with a statsy preview prediction for the Tennessee-Alabama game this weekend.
We’ve sorted through all of the college football games and TV times to compile a recommended viewing plan for Vols fans this week.
The Vols are in the middle of The Gauntlet, but so far, many of their national stat rankings are holding up pretty well.
Time to update your projected win total for the Vols. Use our GRT Expected Win Total Machine to calculate your own updated projection.
A few more observations on this fine Sunday: This was Tennessee’s biggest win as an underdog since Florida in 2001. Covers.com has the closing line from that night in The Swamp at +16.5. The line closed at +14.5 yesterday, just ahead of other classic upsets like 2003 Miami (+12.5) and […]
After a late-game collapse made a close Georgia loss a virtual runaway a couple of weeks ago, Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt nearly was moved to tears talking about how much better his guys were getting when talking in the postgame press conference. Perhaps expecting a little more emotion from Pruitt, […]
So I allowed myself to dream this week, and went back to read what we wrote when Butch Jones and the 2013 Vols beat #11 South Carolina in his first season. Much has changed since then: the full buy-in language of five years ago reflected the exhaustion of trying to […]