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UT Fires Dooley

by @ Sunday, November 18th, 2012. Tags: , ,
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  Dooley out as head coach; official release and comments

Trying to shake off loss, Tennessee faces Terry Bowden’s Akron Zips

by @ Friday, September 21st, 2012. Tags: , , , ,
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As Neyland Stadium emptied out and Tennessee players tried to digest last Saturday’s dismal loss to Florida, the mood was starkly different in Akron, Ohio.

Vols looking in the mirror

by @ Wednesday, September 19th, 2012. Tags: , ,
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After the team’s pre-practice stretching session on Tuesday, Tennessee head coach Derek Dooley huddled his troops and gave an impassioned speech.

Vols Fall to No. 18 Florida, 37-20

by @ Saturday, September 15th, 2012. Tags: , ,
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During its 2-0 start to the season, No. 23 Tennessee made a habit of scoring points in a flash. Against No. 18 Florida on Saturday night, its fortunes changed just as quickly.

UT To Retire Johnny Majors’ No. 45 Jersey

by @ Saturday, September 15th, 2012. Tags: , , ,
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The University of Tennessee announced today that the No. 45 jersey of Johnny Majors will be retired before the Tennessee-Florida game on Saturday evening based on his accomplishments as a player. Majors’ No. 45 is the eighth jersey all-time to be honored by the Vols.

A Friday on Rocky Top

by @ Friday, September 14th, 2012. Tags: , ,
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ESPN’s college football world has converged on Knoxville and the University of Tennessee this weekend, and a Friday of interviews and activity set the stage for a Saturday on the Hill.  

Painting the Rock: ESPN Gameday Edition

UT welcomes fans to campus this Saturday for the Volunteers’ game against the University of Florida. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:00 p.m., with gates opening at 4:00 p.m. ESPN will televise the game. Follow @UTGameday on Twitter for the latest updates on traffic, weather, gate information, and game day events such as the Vol Walk […]

No. 23 Vols try to end skid against No. 18 Gators

by @ Thursday, September 13th, 2012. Tags: , ,
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The Vols will be trying to end a long losing streak against the Gators when the teams meet Saturday in Knoxville.

Gators, Vols downplaying importance of rivalry

by @ Wednesday, September 12th, 2012. Tags: , , ,
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One of them will have to lose. Will it be Tennessee or Florida?

Through the Lens: College GameDay at UT

by @ Tuesday, September 11th, 2012. Tags: , ,
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Follow us “Through the Lens” as we provide periodic photo updates during ESPN College GameDay’s stay at Rocky Top this week. Gallery 1 Gallery 2