WATCH: Rodney Garner Meets With Media Tuesday

Rodney Garner

Tennessee defensive line coach Rodney Garner met with the local media Tuesday ahead of the Vols’ SEC opener at Florida. Garner discussed Florida’s highly touted offense and how SEC games are different than non conference clashes. The longtime SEC defensive line coach went into detail about how his unit has been able to be successful […]

Tennessee Announces Uniforms For Tennessee Tech Game

Tennessee Bowl Projection

Tennessee football will wear its classic orange jerseys and white pants in Saturday’s matchup with Tennessee Tech, the team announced on its Twitter Thursday. T R A D I T I O N . Saturday's uni combination.#DICKSHouseofSportKNX — Tennessee Football (@Vol_Football) September 16, 2021 The Vols are 1-0 in their classic home jerseys this […]

RTI Podcast Week 3: QB Questions and Season Debuts Ahead of Week Three

Rocky Top Insider

The Rocky Top Insider Podcast is back for week three as Ric Butler and Ryan Schumpert are getting you ready for week three. The Volunteers are looking to redeem themselves after a loss to Pittsburgh. Meanwhile, the visiting Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are looking for their first win of the season. Tennessee will have defensive […]

Everything Josh Heupel Said During SEC Coaches Teleconference

Tennessee Josh Heupel

Tennessee head coach Josh Heupel was on Wednesday’s SEC Coaches Teleconference where he discussed his quarterback situation, provided injury updates and more. Here’s everything the first year head coach said. Heupel opening statement: I’m excited about what our guys have done here this week since getting back in the building. I said it after the ball […]

RTI Mailbag: Quarterback Controversy Returns To Tennessee

Tennessee Quarterback Hendon Hooker

Tennessee is looking to rebound from the first loss of the Josh Heupel era Saturday against a bad Tennessee Tech team. There’s another quarterback controversy brewing in Knoxville after Hendon Hooker replaced an injured Joe Milton in the second quarter against Pitt. The RTI team tackles your questions on the quarterbacks and more in this […]

Tennessee Football Week 3 Practice Highlights

Tennessee Football Practice

The Tennessee Volunteers (1-1) hit the practice field on Tuesday morning to prepare to host Tennessee Tech on Saturday. The video footage from Tuesday, courtesy of Tennessee Athletics, highlights some key Volunteers. The video shows Tennessee defensive lineman Matthew Butler going through drills and defensive end Byron Young. Young will make his season debut this […]

Key Tennessee Defender Set To Debut After Eligibility Troubles

Tennessee Football Practice

The Tennessee football team’s defense will receive a significant addition for week three against Tennessee Tech. Transfer defensive end Byron Young will make his Tennessee debut after missing the first two weeks with eligibility troubles. Tennessee’s defensive line has been one of the bright spots through two games in the season. However, it is also […]

Everything Josh Heupel Said During Wednesday’s SEC Coaches Teleconference

Tennessee Season Opener Win

Josh Heupel and the rest of the SEC head football coaches talked to the media Wednesday during the SEC’s weekly coaches teleconference. Here’s everything the Vols’ first year head coach had to say ahead of the Pitt game. Question: How important is time of possession in Heupel’s offense Heupel: “I think the biggest thing is controlling […]

Heupel Updates Health, Eligibility Of Team

One week into the season and Tennessee’s football team is as healthy as any coach or fan could hope. Still that doesn’t mean the Vols are without injuries and Josh Heupel updated the status of a few of his players Monday. Tennessee center Cooper Mays went down with an injury on the third drive of […]

Report: Tennessee Defensive End To Miss Season Opener

Byron Young Tennessee

Tennessee defensive end Byron Young will miss tonight’s season opener against Bowling Green due to eligibility concerns, reported Thursday. Young arrived in Knoxville this winter via Georgia Military Academy and immediately popped as one of Tennessee’s best pass rushers in spring practice. That buzz continued into fall camp where Young impressed as one of […]