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Tennessee Football Eyeing ‘Best Year Yet’ At Vacant Position

Tennessee Football

Former Tennessee return man Dee Williams was an electric player for the Vols last season and had home-run potential each time he fielded a kick. But with Williams out of the program now, Tennessee’s return position is left vacant heading into the 2024 season. Williams returned 20 of 21 punts last season for Tennessee and […]

Everything Mike Ekeler, De’Rail Sims Said At Tennessee Training Camp

Mike Ekeler

Tennessee completed their last full pads workout on Thursday, leaving only a Friday walkthrough between them and the 2024 Orange & White spring game on Saturday afternoon in Knoxville. Tennessee has rotated assistant coaches and position groups throughout spring camp with the specialists and running backs as the final two groups on Thursday. In addition […]

Tennessee Football Coaches Hit The Recruiting Trail During Off Week

Mike Ekeler

The open date presents plenty of opportunities and good things for a football program. For the 2023 Vols, the early October open date gives them a needed opportunity to get healthy and continue the growth of a number of young players looking to break into the rotation. Each year’s open date is almost as important […]

How Tennessee is Using Former Vols to Set the Right Mindset and Culture

Princeton Fant

If you ask Tennessee assistant Mike Ekeler about what it takes to play special teams, he will tell you that “the standard is to be the damn best.” “Special teams as a whole, this is year three,” Ekeler said over the weekend. “Our guys understand the techniques, they understand the teaching progression. So, where we […]

Everything Mike Ekeler Said About Tennessee’s Special Teams Unit

Mike Ekeler

Tennessee outside linebackers/special teams coach Mike Ekeler spoke to the media on Saturday morning in Knoxville as the Vols draw closer to the season-opening game on Sept. 2 in Nashville’s Nissan Stadium. Ekeler is known as one of Tennessee’s best personalities with the media. Ekeler gives great details and delivers his comments with passion. Whether […]

Tennessee Football’s Forgotten Man Entering 2023 Season

Shane Beamer Dee Williams

It took five games until defensive back Dee Williams made his Volunteer debut after transferring from junior college to Tennessee ahead of the 2022 season. Williams made his mark during his first play, returning a punt against LSU 58 yards to set the Vols up in a prime scoring position. It was the first of […]