VFLs In NFL: New Orleans Defenders Shine

The NFL season is underway with week 15 coming to a close Monday night. Let’s see how active Vols performed at the highest level of football this week. VFLs in NFL — Week 15 San Fransisco @ Seattle Jauan Jennings — SF WR Three catches for 31 yards in 21-13 win 84% of offensive snaps […]

VFLs In NFL: Alontae Taylor Shows Out On Monday Night Football

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The NFL season is underway with week four coming to a close Monday night. Let’s see how active Vols performed at the highest level of football the opening weekend of December. VFLs in NFL — Week 13 Tennessee @ Philadelphia Morgan Cox — Ten LS 31% of special teams snaps in 35-10 loss Pittsburgh @ […]

VFLs In NFL: Alvin Kamara Dominates Las Vegas In Week Eight

The NFL season is in full swing with week eight coming to a close Monday night. Let’s see how active Vols performed at the highest level of football the final weekend of October. VFLs in the NFL — Week Eight Chicago @ Dallas Velus Jones Jr. — Chi WR One catch for five yards in […]

Alvin Kamara Forces Tyrann Mathieu to Don Tennessee Gear For Bet Payoff

We’ve seen great bet payoffs so far this year with former Volunteers playing across the NFL. Which, frankly, is something that hasn’t happened too often in the last few seasons. After Tennessee’s victory over Florida in week four, VFL Cordarelle Patterson had Atlanta Falcons tight end and former Gator Kyle Pitts wear some orange-and-white checkerboard […]

WATCH: Trey Smith, Josh Palmer Impressing at Sophomore NFL Camps

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Former Tennessee Vols Josh Palmer and Trey Smith are gearing up for their sophomore seasons in the NFL – Palmer with the Chargers and Smith with the Chiefs. With NFL camps in the middle of training camps, both former Tennessee players have been collecting attention on social media due to strong plays on the field. […]

Cedric Tillman Is Tennessee Football’s New Cookie Monster

Tennessee receiver Cedric Tillman is taking the torch as Knoxville’s cookie monster from Alontae Taylor. The former Vol cornerback is off to the NFL but his NIL deal with Moonshine Mountain Cookies lives on with the redshirt senior receiver. Any game Tillman catches two or more touchdowns this season, the Knoxville based cookie shop will […]

LOOK: Saints Show Off VFL Alontae Taylor in Full Uniform

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Goodbye “2”, Hello “27” Former Tennessee defensive back Alontae Taylor is preparing for his rookie season in the NFL with the New Orleans Saints. On Monday morning, the Saints’ official Twitter account dropped a new video of Taylor dressed out in his Saints uniform. 🙌 @taeetaylor pic.twitter.com/8KB44MRRRn — New Orleans Saints (@Saints) July 25, 2022 […]

Former Vols Taylor, Jones Jr Excelling With New NFL Homes

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Four former Tennessee Volunteers were selected in the 2022 NFL Draft in April. The New Orleans Saints took Alontae Taylor with a second-round selection, followed by the Chicago Bears taking Velus Jones Jr with a third-round pick. In addition, Matthew Butler was taken by the Las Vegas Raiders in the fifth round and Cade Mays […]

Josh Heupel, Tennessee Produce Most Draft Picks Of First Year Head Coach

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A year after producing just one NFL Draft selection, Tennessee and first year head coach Josh Heupel produced five players drafted in the 2022 NFL Draft. The five former Tennessee players selected marked the most of any program led by a first year coach and the 11th most by any collegiate program. Tennessee trained 📈#GBO […]

Social Media Reaction and Grades for Tennessee’s Draft Picks

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Five former Tennessee players were selected in the 2022 NFL Draft, resulting in the most selections from Tennessee in the draft since 2017. The Vols sent two to the league in both 2021 and 2020, none in 2019, and three players in 2018. Below are social media reactions and expert grades for all five of […]