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Ambitious long-term goal for Tennessee AD Hart

Ambitious long-term goal for Tennessee AD Hart

August 22nd, 2015 7:55 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Now that Tennessee has started making progress in its rebuilding process, athletic director Dave Hart believes a much bigger jump is around the corner. "We want all of our teams in the Top 25."

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UT hoops dealing with preseason issues at point guard

UT hoops dealing with preseason issues at point guard

August 21st, 2015 9:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee men's basketball coach Rick Barnes will try to solve the Vols' point guard issue ahead of his debut season in Knoxville.

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Tennessee guard Sanders out for season with biceps injury

Tennessee guard Sanders out for season with biceps injury

August 21st, 2015 9:28 am by Associated Press

Tennessee reserve guard Austin Sanders will miss the season because of a biceps injury that will require surgery. Volunteers coach Butch Jones announced Sanders' injury Thursday.

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Vols' open practice draws 40,000 spectators

Vols' open practice draws 40,000 spectators

August 15th, 2015 9:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Butch Jones believes holding one open practice each year helps prepare his Vols for the Neyland Stadium environment. Of course, it helps when that workout draws the type of crowd that many programs can't attract during the regular season.

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Vols OG Jackson needs surgery, could miss season

Vols OG Jackson needs surgery, could miss season

August 11th, 2015 6:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee guard Marcus Jackson will undergo potential season-ending surgery, leaving the Vols without the most experienced member of an offensive line that allowed the most sacks in the SEC last year.

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Reserve TE Branisel leaving UT program

Reserve TE Branisel leaving UT program

August 10th, 2015 7:40 pm by Associated Press

Reserve tight end A.J. Branisel is leaving the Tennessee football program, coach Butch Jones confirmed Monday.

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Vols seeking middle LB to help lead talented defense

Vols seeking middle LB to help lead talented defense

August 9th, 2015 6:35 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The biggest question facing Tennessee's defense is whether it can solve its riddle in the middle: Just who will replace A.J. Johnson at middle linebacker?

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Tennessee reinstates WR Pearson to football team

Tennessee reinstates WR Pearson to football team

August 7th, 2015 4:45 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee reinstated wide receiver Von Pearson to the team on Friday, two days after prosecutors declined to file criminal charges against him in connection with a rape investigation.

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Tennessee receiver Von Pearson won't face criminal charges

Tennessee receiver Von Pearson won't face criminal charges

August 5th, 2015 5:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee wide receiver Von Pearson won't face criminal charges in connection with the rape investigation in which police had named him as a suspect.

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Vols open preseason facing higher expectations

Vols open preseason facing higher expectations

August 4th, 2015 10:50 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee ended a string of four straight losing seasons last year and enters training camp trying to live up to expectations that it can compete for a Southeastern Conference East Division title.

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