Yahoo report: Bray, 4 other SEC stars received payouts

College football programs from the talent-rich Southeastern Conference are having to defend themselves in the wake of allegations of money being funneled to players. Yahoo Sports reported Wednesday that five SEC players received improper benefits during their college careers, including former Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray -- now with the Kansas City Chiefs -- and former Alabama...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Fluker, Bray among five SEC players who took money

Four former and one current SEC player have all been discovered to have accepted payment from a "concierge" while still in school.
Via Gamedayr
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Worley named Vols' starting QB

Tennessee coach Butch Jones has chosen junior Justin Worley the Volunteers' starting quarterback for the season opener Saturday against Austin Peay. Jones called it a ''very, very tight race,'' but said Worley's experience and ability to take care of the ball put him ahead. Worley has been competing with redshirt freshman Nathan Peterman and freshmen Joshua...
Via Fox Sports
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee Vols 2013: Why They Finish 2nd In The SEC East

After head coach Derrick Dooley was fired, Volunteers have witnessed the first step towards a rebound. Anything besides Dooley could've been an improvement. New head coach, Butch Jones will be more decisive.With Tyler Bray gone, Jones can concentrate on a more mistake free game. As head coach of the Cincinnati Bearcats, Butch Jones used a two quarterback system and a balanced...
Via Football Nation
July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee head coach Butch Jones pimps recycling while taping commercial.

Tennessee football's twitter account posted the following Vine video of first Volunteers head football coach Butch Jones taping a commercial for Eastman & Good Sports. There is apparently an angle involved with this ad involving recycling, as Jones stands near a recycling bin labeled "Good sports always recycle," and is seen tossing a plastic bottle behind his back...
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June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

The most improved college football teams

Tennessee Volunteers (1-7/5-7) The Vols, in the 2012 season, tried to win games by throwing the football with Tyler Bray. The Volunteers lost quarterback Tyler Bray, wide receivers Cordarrelle Patterson, and Justin Hunter. The past will prove this is a good situation for the Vols.Learn from your past: In 1998, Tennessee won a title with the rushing game of Travis Henry and Jamal...
Via Football Nation
June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee Volunteers Can Be The SEC Surprise Team of 2013

Before 2008, it wasn’t considered a surprise for Tennessee to be in the SEC title game any year.In fact, in 11 years from 1997 through 2007, Tennessee appeared in the SEC title game five times (97, 98, 01, 04 and 07) and won the title twice (97 and 98).Since their last appearance in the 2007 championship game - a 21-14 loss to soon-to-be BCS Champion LSU - the Vols have fallen...
Via Football Nation
May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Father Of Tennessee QB Tyler Bray Is Mad That Steelers Didn’t Draft His Son

In probably one of the funniest stories that you will read all day, Jeff Bray, the father of former Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, who went undrafted and eventually signed with the Kansas City Chiefs as a free agent, told WWLS Radio that draft day was brutal for his son and that the Pittsburgh Steelers were one of two teams that said they would draft his son. "Nobody wants...
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May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs agree to terms with 13 rookie free agents

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, who left school after his junior season only to go undrafted, is among 13 rookie free agents who have agreed to terms with the Kansas City Chiefs. Bray's big arm and prototypical size at 6-foot-6, 215 pounds left many expecting him to be a mid-round choice. But his stock plummeted amid concerns about his maturity and work...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Tyler Bray Signs With Chiefs, Da’Rick Rogers Joins Bills After Shockingly Going Undrafted

After 254 picks were announced at Radio City Music Hall on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, there were some surprising names omitted. Among those shocking undrafted players were former Tennessee Volunteers Tyler Bray and Da’Rick Rogers. Both had reported off-the-field issues coming into the draft, but those were expected to drop both players a couple rounds, not completely out of...
Via NESN.com
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

The Fallout: NFL Draft, Tyler Bray, recruiting, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout - Sunday edition. Kansas City, here I come? Former Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, who went underrated during this weekend's 2013 NFL Draft, has reportedly signed with the Kansas City Chiefs as a free agent. (ESPN) Alabama dominates the NFL Draft.  Alabama breaks the modern school record for number of players selected in the NFL Draft with...
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April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs sign undrafted quarterback Tyler Bray

With a new coaching staff coming to Tennessee, Tyler Bray opted to enter the NFL Draft after his junior season. After three days and seven rounds of picks the 21-year-old was left undrafted. That changed hours after the draft completed as the Kansas City Chiefs signed Bray. Despite having arguably the best arm strength of anyone in the draft, Bray was not one of the 11 quarterbacks...
Via Tireball.com
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Plenty of questions surround Bray's pro potential

Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray heads into the NFL draft facing many of the same questions that followed him around during his college career. If arm strength were all that mattered to NFL scouts, Bray likely would be a first-round selection. But a lack of team success and a perceived lack of maturity during his college career have made him more likely to get taken somewhere in...
Via AP on Fox
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: Top Ten Prospects with Character Concerns

When preparing for the draft, there’s only so much an NFL team can gain from watching film. They already know that nearly all of the players they’re looking at are elite players that were some of the best on their team. Why then to so many draft picks fail to succeed at the next level? In many cases, it’s a matter of character. Success at the highest level requires strong...
Via Optimum Scouting
April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Q&A with Tyler Bray

Few sources around bring as much coverage of Volunteer football like InsideTennessee. Check out this free article on a conversation IT had with soon-to-be NFL quarterback Tyler Bray.
Via tennessee.scout.com
March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers Braintrust Have Dinner With Tennessee QB Tyler Bray Prior To Pro Day

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin and offensive coordinator Todd Haley have been spotted at the Tennessee pro day on Wednesday. Adam Schefter of ESPN also reports on Twitter that the Steelers braintrust had dinner with Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray before attending his pro day. Is there anything to get excited about here? Not really. Last year the Steelers had dinner...
Via Steelers Depot
March 20, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: Cordarrelle Patterson Scouting Report

Much of the talk about Tennessee heading into the NFL Draft was about their quarterback Tyler Bray. While Bray will garner some of that talk because of his position, people need to focus on his receiver, Cordarrelle Patterson. He made people take notice at the NFL Combine and help push himself up draft boards. Patterson separated himself from the rest of the receiving group with...
Via Queen City Sports
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: Da’Rick Rogers to Workout at Tennessee Pro Day, According to Sources

Just seven months after being forced out of the Tennessee program for a violation of team rules and transferring to Tennessee Tech, a source has told me says receiver Da’Rick Rogers will be returning to Tennessee to workout with former teammates Justin Hunter, Cordarelle Patterson, and Tyler Bray. Rogers, who tested well at the NFL Combine, is looking forward to working out...
Via Optimum Scouting
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Combine: Quarterbacks

The NFL Combine always grows more interesting when the skills players step on the field in day four. The quarterbacks were one of the groups everyone wanted to see and that’s because there are numerous questions surrounding each one this year. With the Bills interested in a young quarterback, let’s take a look at which quarterback prospects stood out after day four of the NFL...
Via Queen City Sports
February 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Bray Ready To Go

Tyler Bray had an up and down career at the University of Tennessee. But this strong armed quarterback said he has moved on and ready to make the jump to the NFL.
Via profootball.scout.com
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Combine Preview: Prospects With the Most to Lose in Indianapolis

The Combine, for some players, can be like America: "The Land of Opportunity", where a lesser player can make a name for himself, or a poor season can be redeemed by a good 40 yard dash or an impressive interview. However, for some players, it's all about maintain expectations and doing damage control just to not "hurt" their draft value. Here are 10 prospects...
Via Optimum Scouting
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee signee Riley Ferguson

This 6-foot-3, 180-pounder from Matthews, N.C., projects to compete for Tennessee's quarterback job now that three-year starter Tyler Bray has opted for the NFL Draft.
Via tennessee.scout.com
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyler Bray and 3 other Vols entering NFL draft

New Tennessee Volunteers head coach Butch Jones will have to find his own quarterback and receivers for next season. Vols quarterback Tyler Bray and receivers Justin Hunter and Cordarrelle Patterson announced they would be leaving for the NFL draft along with defensive lineman Darrington Sentimore. Tyler Bray’s draft stock dropped a bit this season, but he should still be a high...
Via College Football Section
January 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee players to enter NFL Draft

Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, wide receivers Justin Hunter and Cordarrelle Patterson and defensive end Darrington Sentimore are bypassing their senior seasons to enter the NFL draft. The university announced their decisions in a release Wednesday. Patterson caught 46 passes for 778 yards and five touchdowns this fall as a first-team all-Southeastern Conference all-purpose player...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Bray, 3 other Vols leaving early for NFL draft

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, wide receivers Justin Hunter and Cordarrelle Patterson and defensive end Darrington Sentimore are bypassing their senior seasons to enter the NFL draft. The university announced their decisions in a release Wednesday. Patterson caught 46 passes for 778 yards and five touchdowns this fall as a first-team all-Southeastern...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
January 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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