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Jones: Vols must earn right to speak to media

Jones: Vols must earn right to speak to media

August 4th, 2014 9:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee football coach Butch Jones isn't allowing his players to speak to the media until they improve their practice performance.

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DirecTV reaches deal to carry SEC Network

DirecTV reaches deal to carry SEC Network

August 4th, 2014 8:02 pm by Associated Press

DirecTV has reached a deal with ESPN to carry the SEC Network when it launches. The announced agreement Monday means the network will be available in 87 million households when it goes on the air on Aug. 14.

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Vols expect to be 'splashier' this season

Vols expect to be 'splashier' this season

August 3rd, 2014 3:17 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's offense is better equipped to make the kind of splash it failed to produce last season when the Vols had only 11 plays from scrimmage that went at least 40 yards, down from 19 in 2012.

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Tennessee lacks experience on both sides of line

Tennessee lacks experience on both sides of line

August 1st, 2014 5:41 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Volunteers begin preseason camp Friday night without any offensive or defensive linemen who started more than three games last season.

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Vols enter preseason camp relying on newcomers

Vols enter preseason camp relying on newcomers

August 1st, 2014 12:59 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee football coach Butch Jones says he occasionally feels as though he's running an expansion team because the Volunteers have altered their roster so much since the end of last season.

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QB questions abound in SEC with big stars gone

QB questions abound in SEC with big stars gone

July 31st, 2014 7:04 am by JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports Writer

Quarterback battles and signal-caller questions abound in the Southeastern Conference going into preseason camps around the league. Big names, not so much.

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Tyndall's Vols lose guard Lopez to torn ACL

Tyndall's Vols lose guard Lopez to torn ACL

July 29th, 2014 2:58 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee guard Brandon Lopez has a torn right anterior cruciate ligament that will prevent him from playing in the 2014-15 season.

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Vols to face West Virginia in Charlotte in 2018

Vols to face West Virginia in Charlotte in 2018

July 22nd, 2014 2:04 pm by Associated Press

The Charlotte Sports Foundation on Tuesday announced the first meeting between the schools. The game will be played Sept. 1, 2018.

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Warlick seeking better finish from Lady Vols

Warlick seeking better finish from Lady Vols

July 21st, 2014 12:37 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Lady Vols headed into last season's NCAA tournament on a roll but couldn't maintain that momentum and lost in a regional semifinal. Warlick says Tennessee's bid to get back in national title contention is more a mental hurdle than physical test.

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Tennessee AD Hart sees progress, preaches patience

Tennessee AD Hart sees progress, preaches patience

July 19th, 2014 2:14 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Athletic director Dave Hart sees signs of progress around the Tennessee campus and in the classroom. Now it's a matter of the Volunteers making similar strides on the field.

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