Scripts Set For Patriots' Undrafted Free Agents; Vereen, King, Travis Primed To Steal Roster Spots

It's a tradition in New England for at least one undrafted free agent to make the 53 man roster - but the way the Patriots are handing out guaranteed cash to them, it might be more than one.The problem is, this team is so loaded with talent, what chance does any of them have to break into the best roster, top to bottom, in the NFL?  Some would say slim-to-none, but don't tell that...
Via Foxborough Free Press
May 04, 2017

3 Takeaways from Former Tennessee Vols DE Corey Vereen Signing With New England Patriots After NFL Draft

The New England Patriots signed former Tennessee Volunteers defensive end Corey Vereen after the NFL Draft. Here are 3 takeaways from the Pats’ signing. Tennessee Vols defensive end Derek Barnett was the star in the NFL Draft, but his shine pushed his partner on the line, Corey Vereen, out of the limelight. As a result, […] 3 Takeaways from Former Tennessee Vols DE Corey Vereen...
Via All for Tennessee
April 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Top 5 Landing Spots for Former Tennessee Vols DE Corey Vereen in 2017 NFL Draft

Former Tennessee football lineman Corey Vereen could be a steal in this NFL Draft. Here are the five best landing spots for the Volunteers defensive end. For the past few months, all the talk of Tennessee football defensive linemen in the NFL Draft has surrounded Derek Barnett. That’s fair. Barnett is one of the greatest Vols ever, […] Top 5 Landing Spots for Former Tennessee...
Via All for Tennessee
April 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Tennessee DE Corey Vereen open to position change in NFL

Tennessee DE Corey Vereen was a productive player during his career in Knoxville, totaling 112 tackles, 26 TFL, and 13 sacks. The NFL may bring change to one of the SEC’s more consistent players, however, as several teams are scouting him as an outside linebacker. “Some teams see me strictly as a 4-3 defensive end,” Vereen said at Tennessee’s Pro Day on Friday (via Rocky...

WATCH: Music City Bowl Postgame - Tennessee - LaTroy Lewis, Corey Vereen, Jashon Robertson (12.30.16)

Tennessee seniors LaTroy Lewis and Corey Vereen and junior Jashon Robertson spoke to reporters after the Vols 38-24 win over Nebraska on Dec. 30, 2016, in the 2016 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl at Nissan Stadium.
Via Tennessee Volunteers Athletics
December 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Corey Vereen emerging as a productive pass rusher opposite Derek Barnett

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Since Derek Barnett showed up on campus three years ago, Tennessee senior defensive end Corey Vereen can’t recall facing a double-team off the edge. Not once. “At times, you’ll see him being double-teamed, or even tripled-teamed,” Vereen said of his pass rushing counterpart. “I see that and I’m like, if I don’t get a sack it’s ridiculous. Like...
Via SEC Country
November 16, 2016

WATCH: Players Postgame Media Session vs. Tennessee Tech (Nov. 5, 2016)

Quarterback Joshua Dobbs, wide receiver Josh Malone, defensive end Corey Vereen and running back John Kelly speak to reporters following Tennessee's 55-0 win over Tennessee Tech on Nov. 5, 2016.
Via Tennessee Volunteers Athletics
November 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Massive Jacob Eason mistake gives Tennessee the late lead

Tennessee took its first lead of the game thanks to this strip sack of Georgia freshman quarterback Jacob Eason. Barnett/Vereen/Shoop magic — Rocky Top Insider (@rockytopinsider) October 1, 2016 As you can see in the clip, after being hit by two defenders, Eason fumbles the ball. Tennessee defensive end Corey Vereen recovered the football to give Tennessee...

WATCH: Tennessee Football: Vereen, Abernathy, Croom (Sept. 19, 2016)

Tennessee's Corey Vereen, Micah Abernathy, and Jason Croom speak to reporters ahead of the Vols meeting with Florida on Sept. 19, 2016.
Via Tennessee Volunteers Athletics
September 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Vols aiming for revenge against No. 12 Georgia

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee defensive end Corey Vereen believes the Volunteers have some unfinished business to take care of Saturday at No. 12 Georgia. The Vols lost a 34-31 thriller to Georgia last year after allowing a tying touchdown with five seconds left in regulation and having an overtime touchdown overturned via replay. Tennessee (2-1, 0-0 Southeastern Conference) is...
Via Associated Press
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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