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Will Pig Howard play against Florida?

The Vols leading returning receiver coming into the season has yet to make his presence felt on the field as Pig Howard has only recorded one catch for eight yards in his first two games of 2015. During his Wednesday press conference, Butch Jones revealed his senior receiver has been battling an unspecified injury. "Alton Howard is an individual who, as the week progresses, we see...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee Freshman Lineman Arrested For Underage Drinking, Other Charges

On Sept. 5, the Tennessee Volunteers will strap up the shoulder pads and rush out onto the field at Neyland Stadium against Bowling Green. I don’t want to claim to be psychic, but the consensus is that Tennessee will handle Bowling Green without any problems. The Vols will look to notch their first win of the season without their top playmaker Pig Howard, and now they’ll probably...
Via Gamedayr
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee loses WR to suspension, DB to injury

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...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Pig Howard suspended for Vols’ season opener

Tennessee Volunteers head coach Butch Jones announced today that senior wide receiver Alton “Pig” Howard has been suspended for the team’s September 5 season opener against Bowling Green for an unspecified violation of team rules. The university broke the news on the football team’s official Twitter page. JONES: Alton Howard will be suspended for Bowling Green — Tennessee...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 25 Vols lose McNeil to injury, suspend Howard for 1 game

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 AP on Fox
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Football: Could Pig Howard lose his job?

A year ago Alton “Pig” Howard led the Vols in receiving. He finished off the 2013 season with 44 receptions, 388 yards and three touchdowns. However, in 2014 he may have a limited role in the Vols’ offense. Butch Jones and staff brought in an impressive recruiting class for the 2014 season, including junior college transfer Von Pearson, and in-state five star commitment Josh...
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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