Tennessee fans have known about Jauan Jennings’ knack for memorable moments from his time playing college football on Rocky Top. Whether it was the hail mary catch against Georgia, helping the Vols break the streak against Florida with a touchdown pass to Josh Dobbs, or just one of countless Ford F250-type runs that shook off […]
Former Tennessee Vol and Tennessee native Trey Smith won the Super Bowl on Sunday night with the Kansas City Chiefs, marking his second straight World Championship. The Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers by a score of 25-22 on Sunday night in an overtime thriller. Smith was on the field for the final plays of […]
With VFL Trey Smith winning his first Super Bowl with the Kansas City Chiefs last year, the Tennessee football program added another big name to its long list of Super Bowl winners. According to a post on social media on Wednesday, Tennessee has the second-most Super Bowl-winning players across the nation, headlined by names such […]
The shirt says it all. Trey Smith’s shirt, that is. During Wednesday’s Super Bowl parade in Kansas City, VFL and Super Bowl champion Trey Smith donned an impressive t-shirt. It wasn’t so much a troll to Philadelphia, but rather just a definitive winning statement. The Chiefs’ offensive line did not allow a single sack to […]
Peyton Manning was back at it again on Sunday night. While the Hall of Fame quarterback and former Volunteer is done playing in the NFL’s biggest game of the year, Manning is undoubtedly still attached to the big game through the world of commercials. With a partnership tied to Bush’s Beans, Manning released a pre-Super […]
Coming out of the Reese’s Senior Bowl last week in Mobile, Alabama, VFL and former Tennessee quarterback Hendon Hooker is now moving back and forth between California and Arizona while preparing for the NFL Draft in April. While making the rounds at the Super Bowl’s Radio Row event in Arizona on Wednesday, Hooker stopped by […]
The competition may very well be over before it even starts. No, not the Super Bowl itself, but the ongoing commercial competition during the Big Game. And that’s where VFL Jerod Mayo comes in to play. Teaming up with Hellmann’s Mayonaisse, Jerod Mayo is the spotlight star of a brand new Super Bowl commercial that […]
It didn’t take long for one local native to reach the final game of the NFL’s season. In his second NFL season, former Oak Ridge High School graduate and current Cincinnatti Bengals’ wide receiver Tee Higgins is officially heading to Super Bowl LVI after a win on Sunday. Higgins’ Bengals took down the reigning AFC […]
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