Nathanael Rutherford

Nathanael Rutherford
Nathanael Rutherford is the managing editor and social media manager for Rocky Top Insider. Nathanael graduated from the University of Tennessee and cultivated a passion for the Vols while growing up in Knoxville a mere 10 minutes from Neyland Stadium. He's been a part of the RTI team since November of 2015 and has been the editor of RTI since June of 2017. If he's not talking or writing about Tennessee athletics, he's probably talking about Star Wars.

Butch Jones has helped usher in a revitalization of in-state recruiting for the Vols. But just how much better at it is he than Derek Dooley?

Two Vols were named to the Maxwell Award watch list, and three Vols were named to the Bednarik Award watch list on Tuesday.

After major changes to Tennessee's 2017 recruiting class, we take a look where the Vols are ranked in every major recruiting service.

After bringing in over half a dozen commitments in a single day on Saturday, the Vols picked up a commitment from an Alabama legacy on Monday.

Butch Jones and the Vols picked up over half a dozen commitments in a single day on Saturday thanks to Orange Carpet Day.

Despite visiting Clemson for three days this week, five-star wide receiver Tee Higgins claimed the Vols are still No. 1 on his list right now.

The days of youth and inexperience are over for Tennessee, as the 2016 Vols will be Butch Jones' most experienced squad since he's been here.

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