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Crystal Ball Run:
2011 did not go the way the Volunteers wanted or expected it go. The Vols faithful knew it would be a trying year but they still expected to head to bowl game in December and have hope for the future. However, that did not happen as Justin Hunter and then Tyler Bray went down early, hamstringing the Volunteer offense. Games against LSU, Alabama, South Carolina, Georgia and Arkansas didn’t make things any easier.
This year Derek Dooley is sitting firmly on the hot seat and Vols fans are thirsty for some sort of success. The spring game will be there chance to get a good look at a lot of the pieces that will be going into their 2012 campaign, including the big debut of their new defensive coordinator, Sal Sunseri. The game is set for Saturday at 3pm and you can watch all the action on ESPN3.
Here are five things to watch for in Tennessee’s spring game.
1. How does Sal Sunseri’s defense look?
Tennessee was average, at best, on the season in their defensive production. How...
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MILWAUKEE -- Tyler Summitt, the son of iconic Tennessee head women's basketball coach Pat Summitt, has been named as an assistant for the Marquette women. Marquette head coach Terri Mitchell announced the hiring Thursday. At Marquette, Tyler Summitt will be responsible for the development of the Golden Eagles' guards, in addition to recruiting and on-court coaching. "...
The news keeps getting worse for one of the greatest coaches the game of basketball has ever seen. It was reported Wednesday that long-time head coach of the Tennessee Volunteers, Pat Summitt, will step aside as head coach and now serve as an adviser for the team. Summitt was diagnosed with dementia in 2011 and split coaching duties Holly Warlick this past season.
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You can now add Phil Fulmer to the list of coaches that have spoken to the Arkansas Razorbacks about their head coaching vacancy. The former Tennessee coach has been out of a job since 2008, his final season in Knoxville. He spent 17 seasons as their head coach and won a National Title in 1998. [...]
Watch as InsideTennessee brings you video coverage of coordinators Sal Sunseri and Jim Chaney following the Tennessee Volunteers Wednesday practice.
(Welcome to the Fallout is the SWRT off-season weekend wrap-up of college football related news.)
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