Latest Tennessee Volunteers football News

Tennessee's top tackler transferring to rival Alabama

May. 08, 2021 13:48 PM EDT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Tennessee's leading tackler Henry To’o To’o is heading to rival Alabama. The junior linebacker announced Saturday on social media that he was transferring to the defending national champions. To'o To'o would likely be a candidate to replace...

West Virginia, Tennessee will open 2028 season in Charlotte

Apr. 27, 2021 10:54 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — West Virginia and Tennessee will meet in their 2028 season opener in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Charlotte Sports Foundation announced in a statement Tuesday that the Mountaineers and Volunteers will play in the Duke's Mayo Classic at Bank of...

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...

Manning receiving Liberty Bowl Distinguished Citizen Award

Apr. 07, 2021 18:38 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Retired NFL quarterback and Tennessee standout Peyton Manning will receive the Liberty Bowl Distinguished Citizen Award on June 6. Manning called it a “tremendous honor” to be given the award, which his father, Archie Manning, also received in...

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...