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Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt glad to add Heisman Trophy winner Chris Weinke to staff

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Chris Weinke was hired by Tennessee football in December, and then he wasn’t, and for a while no one knew exactly what was going on. Vols first-year football coach Jeremy Pruitt has come a long way since then, polishing off a top-20 recruiting class that has recently been sprinkled with impact graduate transfers such as quarterback Keller Chryst and tailback Madre...
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1 day ago

Jeremy Pruitt explains why Chris Weinke’s QB background will help Tennessee’s RBs

For the past five seasons, Tennessee running backs had a former running back, Robert Gillespie, as their position coach. But when the dust settled on Tennessee’s staff under new head coach Jeremy Pruitt, Chris Weinke was assigned the role of running backs coach. Weinke has been a coach since 2010, but the 2018 season will be his first focusing on the running back position. At Florida...

Tennessee football: 5 reasons Chris Weinke is a perfect hire for Vols

  Tennessee football head coach Jeremy Pruitt hired Chris Weinke to replace Robert Gillespie. Here are five reasons he is a home run for the Volunteers. It didn’t take long for Tennessee football to fill its coaching vacancy left by the departure of running backs coach and recruiting coordinator Robert Gillespie. In one day, Jeremy […] Tennessee football: 5 reasons Chris Weinke is...
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February 15, 2018  |  Discuss

Tennessee Vols morning report: Chris Weinke to Knoxville, Fulmer on Gillespie

Chris Weinke joining the Tennessee Vols football team and Phillip Fulmer comments on Robert Gillespie lead the Volunteers news for Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Well we’ve certainly got some drama surrounding the Tennessee Vols football team for today. And it’s not all good news, but it all centers around one main story: the attrition at […] Tennessee Vols morning report: Chris Weinke...
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February 15, 2018  |  Discuss

Best games and moments in Sugar Bowl history

The Sugar Bowl is second only to the Rose Bowl in age and one of the most revered bowl games in college football. Played in the Deep South where football is king and in one of the biggest event cities in the world, it continually makes the Sugar Bowl one of the must-see games on many people's bucket lists.The game has literally weathered some storms, like when the site was moved...
December 26, 2017  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every 49ers starting quarterback since Steve Young

The San Francisco 49ers have started 13 different quarterbacks at various points since Steve Young's retirement in 1999. How many can you name? Clue: Years active
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams hire Chris Weinke as quarterbacks coach

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams have hired Chris Weinke as quarterbacks coach. Weinke played seven NFL seasons after winning a Heisman Trophy and leading Florida State to a national championship. He had been director of the IMG Academy program in Bradenton, Florida, helping college prospects including Teddy Bridgewater, Cam Newton and Russell Wilson prepare for the NFL draft. The...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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