Defense wins the day in Tennessee spring game

KNOXVILLE, TN - APRIL 16, 2016 - during spring practice in Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, TN. Photo By Donald Page/Tennessee Athletics
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee concluded its 2016 spring practice Saturday with the defense beating the offense 70-63 in the Orange and White game. There was an announced crowd of 67,027; that ranks third all-time for an Orange and White games, and gives Butch Jones-coached teams four of the top five
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Tennessee spring review: Injuries put a damper on things

Spring practice is over for Tennessee, and the word of note during spring camp for Butch Jones’ Vols was “injury.” More than 20 Vols missed all or a portion of spring camp for health reasons. But that didn’t stop the able-bodied players from working on their craft and improving
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Leadership is Now Here

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – In the week leading up to the Orange and White Game, Tennessee coach Butch Jones said that there would be a major announcement at halftime of the spring game. Speculation ran rampant as to what it could be
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Thumbs up: 3 positives from Tennessee’s spring practice

KNOXVILLE, TN - JANUARY 12, 2016 - Tennessee Volunteers Defensive Coordinator Bob Shoop talks to the Media at the press conference in Knoxville, TN. Photo By Donald Page/Tennessee Athletics
Every year, there are positive and negative things that one can take away from spring ball. Maybe it’s a player or position group that is stepping up or falling back; maybe there’s a new coach, and the response to him was positive
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Butch Jones on football, window shopping and Prince

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — I recently sat down with Butch Jones for a one-on-one interview. Given the occasionally tense history between Jones and myself, I’ll admit being a bit shocked when the “OK” email arrived
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