As the Vols secondary continues working on getting better, before the season opener against Bowling Green, Coach Martinez is loving the effort from his group. This is an experienced group that can really on guys who’ve got a better footing on what the coaches are asking, while some of the younger DB’s continue to work […]
To say the offseason in Knoxville was hectic would be a serious understatement, it was downright turmoil on the hill. As players decided to leave Tennessee for a myriad of reasons, it was never a thought that Alontae Taylor seriously entertained. The senior had been through enough turnover, so there was no reason to do […]
The tragic passing of 27-year-old LaDarrell McNeil, a former defensive back at the University of Tennessee, has reminded the Volunteer community of something that McNeil himself tightly held on to. “Every single day, every single game, I’m going to give my all,” McNeil said in a VFL Films production. “And I’m not going to take […]
The community of Knoxville has joined together with fans, former Tennessee staff, and former Tennessee players all over the country to mourn the loss of former Tennessee defensive back LaDarrell McNeil. “We are mourning the loss of VFL LaDarrell McNeil,” the Tennessee Football account posted to Twitter on Friday morning. “Our thoughts and prayers are […]
The Tennessee football program has once again found themselves a playmaker from the outside. The Vols added JUCO CB Ro Torrence on Monday night. The 6-foot-3, 195 pound defensive back comes to Knoxville from Hutchinson Community College, in Kansas. Torrence is from Bessemer, Alabama, and played at Bessemer City High School. I spoke with Ro […]
We get you ready for the start of Tennessee’s spring practices with our position preview series. First up is a look at the defensive backs!
Vols head football coach Josh Heupel introduced his defensive coaching staff on Monday afternoon.
Tennessee’s defensive coaching staff met with the media on Monday to discuss their transition to Rocky Top.
We discuss Tennessee’s defensive coaching staff on the latest Rocky Top Insider podcast!
Here’s how much Willie Martinez and Rodney Garner will make as defensive assistant coaches with the Vols.