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A Message to Tennessee Fans

The announcement of the hiring of John Currie as Tennessee’s next athletic director, no doubt, sent many Vol fans up the wall. I have been a Vol fan all of my life and remember some of the best days of…

2017 Masters Picks

This is the time of year when people start getting excited about golf’s upcoming majors. The NFL season ended, college football finished, and college basketball doesn’t have much time left. This is the time of year when all of the…

Welcome, Beverly Davenport.

Dear Mrs. Davenport, Welcome to The University of Tennessee, Knoxville! We are wholeheartedly thrilled to have you here, and it appears you’re excited to be here with us. We know it seems like you are coming into a firestorm here…

Super Bowl LI Preview: Patriots vs. Falcons

Patriots vs. Falcons, February 5, 6:30 PM ET, FOX The big game is upon us. That’s right, Super Bowl LI is almost here. This year’s match-up is between the proverbial year-in-year-out favorite, the New England Patriots, and the Atlanta Falcons. Quite…

NFL Wildcard Weekend Preview

“Playoffs? Don’t talk about — playoffs? You kidding me? Playoffs? I just hope we can win a game! Another game.” Little did Jim Mora know that his rant would go down in infamy whenever playoff football approached. With that, the…

Vols Fall Short Against Arkansas

Recap The Tennessee men’s basketball team lost a close game at home Tuesday night against Arkansas 82-78. The Vols jumped out to a 13 point lead in the first half, but the lead disappeared quickly just before halftime. Tennessee remained…

Mike DeBord Leaving Vols

The Scoop Tennessee offensive coordinator Mike DeBord is out of Knoxville. He accepted the same position at Indiana University on Tuesday morning. DeBord often received the ire of Tennessee fans over his two years as offensive coordinator for what many…

Tennessee Shines in Music City Bowl Victory

The Tennessee Volunteers came into today’s Music City Bowl match-up as favorites against another one of college football’s historic programs, the Nebraska Cornhuskers. They didn’t let off the gas pedal in this game in route to a 38-24 victory. Tennessee…

Tennessee Gets Big Win Over A&M

The Tennessee men’s basketball team started SEC play with a big 73-63 win over Texas A&M on the road Thursday night. Lamonte Turner led the Vols with 14 points and 4 assists. Detrick Mostella chipped in 13 points off the…

Music City Bowl Predictions

The Tennessee Volunteers face-off against the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the Music City Bowl on December 30 at 3:30 P.M Eastern time. The game pits two teams that saw their high hopes crumble over the final month and half of their…

Tennessee Party Crashers

EXCERPT FROM: CampusSports.net At the Alabama vs. USC game this past week, some insightful fans brought some much needed orange to Atlanta. The orange-clad comrades rented one of the suites for the game in order to cause a little havoc…

How Colin Kaepernick is Right

Recently, the NFL San Fransisco 49ers  quarterback refused to stand for “The Star-Spangled Banner” before a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers because, he said, “There are bodies in the street.” Here is a confession that may surprise you:…

The Vols Decide on a Uniform

EXCERPT FROM: SEC COUNTRY WRITTEN BY: ROGER KUZNIA   The Virginia Tech Hokies unveiled the uniforms they’ll wear for the Battle at Bristol on Sept. 10 against the Tennessee Volunteers, choosing a unique black and gray scheme. The Volunteers, meanwhile,…

One More Reason to Despise Lame Kiffin

If the former Judas Tennessee coach had not already done enough to “stir the pot” for Vols fans, his latest tweet is an outright declaration of war. https://twitter.com/Lane_Kiffin/status/760171727846420480?lang=en Talk is cheap, especially from a little boy who has ridden to…