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Heupel, coaches spend spring speeding up Tennessee Vols

Apr. 24, 2021 02:44 AM EDT

The new operating speed for the Tennessee Volunteers is fast. Not as speedy as new coach Josh Heupel wants once the season starts, but pretty quick for April. Offensive linemen like Heupel's new offense because they're snapping the ball and lining up again fast enough...

Starting spring practice allows Vols to hit reset button

Mar. 26, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

Being back on a football field gives the Tennessee Volunteers to hit the reset button after a rough few months. The list of setbacks and disappointments is long. The Vols received a bowl invitation despite a 3-7 record, then lost it a day later due...

Tennessee fires Kevin Steele less than 2 months after hiring

Mar. 05, 2021 18:48 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has fired Kevin Steele, and the longtime football coach could be paid up to $860,870 in severance for a job he had for seven weeks. Steele was fired Tuesday without cause. He was given until Friday to turn in any university property...