Tennessee received some unexpected news this week when it was learned senior safety LaDarrell McNeil's playing career was not over, as originally feared. McNeil returned to the practice field Tuesday for the Vols and according to his coach, he will be back on the field is just over a week's time. "LaDarrell McNeil, we fully expect him to be ready for next week's game," Butch Jones...
A surprising face showed up on the practice field for Tennessee Tuesday as senior safety LaDarrell McNeil participated in the team's lead up to the Oklahoma game, albeit in a green non-contact jersey.McNeil was feared to have been lost for the season just as Tennessee wrapped up fall camp, however after gaining a second opinion on his neck injury, the senior returned to the field...
Bad news kept coming from left and right in Knoxville, Tennessee this Thursday as one of their offensive weapons receives a suspension. This day brought a one-game suspension for Pig Howard as well as LaDarrell McNeil, who is sidelined indefinitely for “neck instability”. Head coach Butch Jones said that their safety could miss an undesirable amount of time this season for this...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee safety LaDarrell McNeil is out indefinitely and receiver Alton ''Pig'' Howard has been suspended for the season opener, continuing a series of preseason hits to the Volunteers' depth. Vols coach Butch Jones said Thursday that McNeil was undergoing evaluation for ''neck instability'' and would miss ''an extended period of time.'' Jones said Howard...
Via Associated Press
August 27, 2015 | Discuss
As the Vols entered the offseason, they could rest easy knowing they had two safeties returning with three seasons of starting experience in Brian Randolph and LaDarrell McNeil as well as arguably their best player in corner Cam Sutton with two years of starting experience under his belt. Behind these players was where the question existed entering the spring. Following the Orange...
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