The headline is a bit misleading, but here's the prompt: Could the NCAA’s ruling, which allows collegiate players to profit from their likeness, signal the return of the Tennessee Volunteers to national prominence? Aside from the ruling likely signaling a return of NCAA Football to gaming consoles, the NCAA opening the door for athletes to … Continue reading Charted: Tennessee’s Return to National Prominence
Tennessee basketball, it’s great to have you back. We sure have missed you. Yes, the boys over on the gridiron have really improved throughout the season and are keeping Vol Nation intrigued, but it was nice to get back inside Thompson-Boling Arena. This 2019-2020 Vols basketball team came in with many questions marks. And … Continue reading Welcome Back Vols Basketball
*SIIIIIIIIIIIIGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHH* "What in the hell did we do to deserve this" was a caption I read that had been written on a Titans fans sign while sitting at Nissan Stadium. I'm sure it's been passed around and I believe it's from years ago, but somehow, this same feeling lingers here still in 2019. It's been … Continue reading Taking Off The Two-Tone Lenses..
GUEST WRITER: ANDY SIMMS OF The Boys are Back, ready to kick the door to the World Series right off the hinges. Usually when a team takes on the mantle of “underdog” and claims to have been disrespected all season it’s mostly bluster mixed with a fair amount of B.S. For the Atlanta Braves, however, the … Continue reading ChopTober is Back!
I would say for most Vols fans, beating Florida makes up for all the shortcomings of the 2019 season. A road rivalry win is something that can undo a lot of hate and question marks for this program. We all know the history of the 2000s and Florida looks at this game as an automatic … Continue reading The Volunteer Road to Gainesville
After the loss to Georgia State I’m sure we all made promises such as: “I’m not giving a dime to the University of Tennessee the rest of this Season!” And “I promise you this, I’m not stepping foot in Neyland Stadium until we start winning football games!” So, last Friday, right after work, I get … Continue reading Lost to BYU & 0-2, what now?…
Everyone is thinking it. How in the heck does a program with the resources and fan base of Tennessee go out and lay an egg against a relatively new Georgia State Panthers team? How does a team coming off a 2-10 season in a weak conference upset a SEC team with the alleged amount of … Continue reading Tennessee is Trash
It’s funny how the good Lord gives you life teasers, in the right ways. Throughout this entire week, my morning walk out to the car heading to work has been met with the cool crisp East Tennessee air. The type of air and type of mornings that remind you of Saturdays of Fall and that … Continue reading The Overly Emotional Initial Reaction: Georgia State
Aubrey is here. Trey is back. It's Football Time in Tennessee. almost. It's the most wonderful time of the year. The college football landscape is ripe with hope, opportunity and possibilities for the upcoming season. There is no doubt that the players and the staff have lofty expectations for this upcoming season, despite coming off … Continue reading Vol News, New Faces, and What to Expect
The 2019 Season is almost here, folks, and it's so close we can nearly taste it. Today, the Tennessee Titans rookies and others have reported for training camp which includes probably the most controversial position group: the Quarterbacks. As many have discussed for months now, the Titans have one of the more complicated to-do lists … Continue reading The Tennessee Titans Ideal Quarterback Scenario After The 2019 Season