Reed Carringer

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The Vols hosted dozens of the nation's top recruits this weekend in their second "Orange Carpet Day" of the summer. Here are a few details on some of the big names on campus.

A.J. Johnson is a man on a mission who is ready to lead the Vols back to postseason play.

After months away from the team, Pig Howard is back and better than ever.

Curt Maggitt hasn't played a down of competitive football since 2012. He's healthy and ready to bring his "reckless" style of play back to the field.

The result of a decade of decline along the defensive front, Tennessee ranked dead last in the SEC in sacks the last two seasons. It'll be up to several newcomers to right the ship.

The Vols face another daunting schedule this season. Here's a look at how every game on Tennessee's 2014 schedule ranks, from easiest to toughest.

Kevin Punter's explosive scoring ability may make him Tyndall's biggest recruiting victory.