Two of Tennessee’s more talked about assistant coaches met with the media on Thursday afternoon to discuss the progress of their units and how UT is preparing for the 2019 season.
Both offensive line coach Will Friend and tight ends coach and reigning National Recruiter of the Year Brian Niedermeyer had a media availability session with the local media on Thursday. RTI staff writer Ben McKee was there to capture both media sessions on camera.
Here’s everything Will Friend and Brian Niedermeyer had to say on Thursday.
Offensive line coach Will Friend talked about offensive lineman Marcus Tatum’s comments from Wednesday, the adjustment of true freshmen Wanya Morris and Darnell Wright, and much more.
Tight ends coach Brian Niedermeyer talked about his skill as a recruiter, how the tight end room is progressing right now, Jim Chaney’s influence, and a lot more.