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Senior linebacker Herman Lathers sees a ''night and day'' difference in how the Volunteers are adjusting to the new 3-4 scheme installed by Tennessee first-year defensive coordinator Sal Sunseri.
Lathers said players had trouble in the spring just lining up correctly, but a summer's worth of film study and visiting with position coaches has Sunseri pleased with the defense's progress.
Sunseri still wants players developing toughness and working on fundamentals.
The Vols struggled to get pressure on opposing quarterbacks last season and Sunseri said the pass rush ''isn't where it needs to be'' but is improving.
Wednesday is Tennessee's first full two-a-day practices of fall camp. The Vols took to the field in the morning and will have another practice session in the evening.
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee linebacker Herman Lathers sees a bigger difference now in first-year defensive coordinator Sal Sunseri's 3-4 scheme than he did in the spring.
Lathers said that in the spring, players had trouble just lining up correctly, but a summer's worth of film study and visiting with position coaches has Sunseri pleased with the defense's progress...
The hits keep on coming for Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray. He was in court addressing an issue over the way he was riding a Jet Ski.
Tyler Bray, recently in the news for apartment complex bro moves, appeared in court today as a result of some Fourth of July jet ski bro moves. From one article on that day's bro moves:
"According to Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officer Dewayne Williams, Bray was driving a Jet Ski with a woman passenger when he was observed by Williams "hot dogging"...
Tennessee star quarterback Tyler Bray is back in the news for all the wrong reasons again. This time Bray, who recently got in trouble for throwing beer bottles off his apartment balcony, is going to court on Wednesday for an incident involving a jet ski on July 4. With a female passenger.
"According to Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officer Dewayne
Tennessee will hold preseason practice at Milligan College in Elizabethton for the next six days.
The school, located about 110 miles east of Knoxville, disbanded its football program in 1950.
The Vols boarded school buses shortly after practice ended on Thursday to make the two-hour trip. The week away from Knoxville lines up with the move of all the football offices and operations...
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Bray's day in court.
Tennessee star quarterback Tyler Bray won't be getting behind the wheel of a boat (or presumably a jet ski) for about a year as part of a deal with the Loudon County District Attorney to settle charges against Bray for...
Watch this free video from InsideTennessee as Tennessee Volunteers head coach Derek Dooley addresses the media before departing for camp at Milligan College. Be sure to come to IT for all the latest in Tennessee athletics.
Earlier today, the Tennessee Volunteers received their 16 commitment of the 2013 class from CB/WR, Cameron Sutton. Sutton is a 6’0” 175lb CB/WR from Jonesboro, GA that attends Jonesboro High School. He is currently holding offers from Arkansas, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Ole Miss, Mizzou, North Carolina, North Carolina St., South Carolina and Virginia Tech among others...