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Vols seeking middle LB to help lead talented defense

Vols seeking middle LB to help lead talented defense

August 9th, 2015 6:35 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The biggest question facing Tennessee's defense is whether it can solve its riddle in the middle: Just who will replace A.J. Johnson at middle linebacker?

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Tennessee reinstates WR Pearson to football team

Tennessee reinstates WR Pearson to football team

August 7th, 2015 4:45 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee reinstated wide receiver Von Pearson to the team on Friday, two days after prosecutors declined to file criminal charges against him in connection with a rape investigation.

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Tennessee receiver Von Pearson won't face criminal charges

Tennessee receiver Von Pearson won't face criminal charges

August 5th, 2015 5:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee wide receiver Von Pearson won't face criminal charges in connection with the rape investigation in which police had named him as a suspect.

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Vols open preseason facing higher expectations

Vols open preseason facing higher expectations

August 4th, 2015 10:50 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee ended a string of four straight losing seasons last year and enters training camp trying to live up to expectations that it can compete for a Southeastern Conference East Division title.

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Russell to continue comeback on Lady Vols' tour of Italy

Russell to continue comeback on Lady Vols' tour of Italy

August 4th, 2015 7:45 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee center Mercedes Russell finally gets to play with her Lady Vols teammates again this week as she continues her comeback from foot surgeries. UT leaves Wednesday for a three-game exhibition tour of Italy.

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Vols enter preseason camp without full freshman class

Vols enter preseason camp without full freshman class

August 3rd, 2015 4:28 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee will start preseason football practice Tuesday without some members of its highly touted freshman class. The Vols already had lost receiver Jocquez Bruce and tight end Kyle Oliver over the offseason.

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Chiefs' Berry cleared to return after lymphoma treatments

Chiefs' Berry cleared to return after lymphoma treatments

July 29th, 2015 2:17 am by By DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Chiefs safety Eric Berry is returning to the practice field, less than eight months after a stunning cancer diagnosis threatened to derail the former University of Tennessee star's Pro Bowl career.

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Catchings ready for All-Star Game finale

Catchings ready for All-Star Game finale

July 25th, 2015 9:00 am by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Tamika Catchings, who announced last fall that 2016 would be her final season, will be playing in a record 10th game Saturday. The WNBA usually skips the All-Star Game during Olympic years.

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Freshman WR Bruce leaving Tennessee program

Freshman WR Bruce leaving Tennessee program

July 24th, 2015 8:18 pm by Associated Press

Freshman wide receiver Jocquez Bruce is leaving the Tennessee football program, Vols coach Butch Jones confirmed Friday.

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NCAA: Southern Miss, Tyndall committed multiple violations

NCAA: Southern Miss, Tyndall committed multiple violations

July 24th, 2015 6:28 pm by DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer

Southern Mississippi's men's basketball program and former coach Donnie Tyndall committed multiple violations, including arranging fraudulent academic credit and impermissible financial aid, the NCAA said Friday.

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