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Vols: Record doesn't reflect marked improvement this season

Vols: Record doesn't reflect marked improvement this season

October 11th, 2013 7:19 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee has reached the midway point of football season with the same 3-3 record it had at this time last year. The Volunteers believe the similarities end there.

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Vols RB Neal thriving amid heavy workload

Vols RB Neal thriving amid heavy workload

October 11th, 2013 3:00 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's Rajion Neal seems intent on ending his college career by maturing into the running back the Volunteers have sought the last couple of years. "He's been a warrior for us," offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian said.

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Vols’ Hart, Jones going to Bristol news conference

Vols’ Hart, Jones going to Bristol news conference

October 10th, 2013 6:04 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee has announced that athletic director Dave Hart and football coach Butch Jones will attend a press conference Monday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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UT, Va. Tech could smash attendance records at BMS

UT, Va. Tech could smash attendance records at BMS

October 10th, 2013 7:15 am by Evan Woodbery, Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee will play Virginia Tech in 2016 in a football game that could shatter every major attendance record for team sports in the United States.

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AP source: Vols-Hokies to play at Bristol Motor Speedway

AP source: Vols-Hokies to play at Bristol Motor Speedway

October 9th, 2013 6:06 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, Associated Press

The Bristol Motor Speedway Commission announced plans for a news conference Monday for what it called a major announcement, but gave no details.

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Vols’ Howard thankful for positive feedback

Vols’ Howard thankful for positive feedback

October 8th, 2013 10:31 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee wide receiver Alton “Pig” Howard says he has received only positive feedback since fumbling in overtime Saturday while trying to stretch the ball across the goal line in the Volunteers’ 34-31 loss to No. 7 Georgia.

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Secondary coach Willie Martinez: Tennessee's improvement showing

Secondary coach Willie Martinez: Tennessee's improvement showing

October 8th, 2013 9:16 am by Evan Woodbery Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee coach Butch Jones said he didn’t have to say much in the aftermath of Saturday’s 34-31 overtime loss to Georgia. The Vols’ leaders did the talking for him.

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Vols discover playmakers in heartbreaking loss

Vols discover playmakers in heartbreaking loss

October 6th, 2013 1:32 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

After struggling to establish any kind of rhythm on offense in its first two losses, Tennessee found some answers Saturday in a 34-31 overtime loss to Georgia, which dropped a spot to No. 7 in the Top 25 on Sunday.

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No. 6 Georgia rallies past Tennessee 34-31 in OT

No. 6 Georgia rallies past Tennessee 34-31 in OT

October 5th, 2013 7:42 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Marshall Morgan kicked a 42-yard field goal in overtime after No. 6 Georgia scored a tying touchdown with 5 seconds left in regulation as the Bulldogs beat Tennessee 34-31 on Saturday.

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Vols aim to ambush 6th-ranked Dawgs

Vols aim to ambush 6th-ranked Dawgs

October 4th, 2013 5:55 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray likely will become the SEC's all-time leader in career yards passing Saturday at Tennessee. The Vols will try to make sure he remembers this game for an entirely different reason.

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