A Look at the Vols’ 2018 Early Signing Period Class

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    College football’s first ever early signing period in recruiting is now over, and the Vols were able to pick up signatures from 13 prospects during the period.

    Tennessee added five newcomers to their early signing period class who weren’t previously committed, and they signed eight of their 11 commitments prior to the signing period. And we have the full list of Tennessee’s 2018 early signing period class.

    Here is who the Vols signed early in their 2018 class with a brief bio of each signee.

    All rankings are via the 247Sports Composite rankings unless noted otherwsie


    Tanner Antonutti, OL
    3-star offensive tackle, No. 742 overall, No. 58 offensive tackle
    6-foot-5, 260 pounds
    Nashville, TN

    Paxton Brooks, K/P
    3-star kicker/punter, No. 8 kicker/punter
    6-foot-5, 170 pounds
    West Columbia, SC

    Ollie Lane, OL
    3-star offensive guard, No. 851 overall, No. 33 guard
    6-foot-5, 285 pounds
    Corryton, TN

    Jeremy Banks, RB
    3-star running back, No. 536 overall, No. 24 running back
    6-foot-2, 215 pounds
    Cordova, TN

    Jerome Carvin, OT
    4-star offensive tackle, No. 367 overall, No. 25 offensive tackle
    6-foot-4, 330 pounds
    Cordova, TN

    J.T. Shrout, QB
    3-star quarterback, No. 683 overall, No. 26 pro-style quarterbck
    6-foot-3, 190 pounds
    Newhall, CA

    Kingston Harris, DL
    3-star defensive tackle, No. 1147 overall, No. 77 defensive tackle
    6-foot-4, 272 pounds
    Orlando, FL

    Jacob Warren, TE
    3-star tight end, No. 694 overall, No. 33 tight end
    6-foot-6, 211 pounds
    Knoxville, TN

    Brant Lawless, DT
    4-star defensive tackle, No. 255 overall, No. 8 defensive tackle
    6-foot-3, 285 pounds
    Nashville, TN

    Greg Emerson, DT
    4-star defensive tackle, No. 114 overall, No. 7 defensive tackle
    6-foot-3, 280 pounds
    Jackson, TN

    Dominick Wood-Anderson, TE
    4-star JUCO tight end, No. 11 JUCO overall, No. 1 JUCO tight end
    6-foot-5, 245 pounds
    Spring Valley, CA

    Jordan Allen, DE
    3-star JUCO defensive end, No. 25 JUCO overall, No. 2 JUCO weakside defensive end
    6-foot-4, 230 pounds
    Fairfield, CA

    Alontae Taylor, WR/ATH
    4-star wide receiver/athlete, No. 118 overall, No. 22 wide receiver
    6-foot, 184 pounds
    Manchester, TN