Chattanooga AD David Blackburn indicated that he is interested in the vacant athletic directorship at Tennessee.
Former Tennessee senior RB Jalen Hurd will visit Louisville this weekend.
Tennessee's Alvin Kamara will not be listed as a top five RB prospect in Matt Waldman's final ranking.
ESPN's Todd McShay writes that Tennessee RB Alvin Kamara is "an underrated talent who will continue to rise as we get closer to the draft."
CBS Sports draft analyst Rob Rang wrote that Tennessee DE Derek Barnett is "a more polished defender than even the top-rated [Texas A&M edge rusher Myles] Garrett."
Rivals recruiting analysts Woody Wommack and Rob Cassidy called Tennessee four-star 2017 ATH Alontae Taylor an "electric playmaker."
Rivals recruiting director Mike Farrell writes that Tennessee freshman WR Josh Palmer is "raw but has the skills."
Tennessee signed four-star 2017 DE LaTrell Bumphus.
Tennessee hired former Oregon DC Brady Hoke to serve as DL coach.
Rivals recruiting director Mike Farrell notes that Tennessee freshman RB Ty Chandler "can work inside and outside for the Vols and his speed can complement what’s already on the roster."
Former Michigan head coach and Oregon defensive coordinator Brady Hoke is expected to be Tennessee's next DL coach, according to Bruce Feldman.
Tennessee junior to be WR Jauan Jennings was cited for simple possession of marijuana.
Tennessee signed three-star ATH Princeton Fant.
Tennessee signed three-star 2017 DE Deandre Johnson.
ESPN's Louis Riddick, who interviewed to be the 49ers GM, tweeted his praise for Tennessee QB Josh Dobbs' Senior Bowl week.