East coach Mike Singletary first mentioned Tennessee senior CB Justin Coleman when asked which players had impressed him the most at the Shrine Game.
Tennessee senior CB Justin Coleman improved this season, and his improvement has carried over to East-West Shrine game week, noted NFL Media analyst Charles Davis.
Tennessee redshirt sophomore WR Drae Bowles will transfer to FCS level UT-Chattanooga.
Tennessee freshman DE Derek Barnett is "tough to keep out of the backfield thanks to his explosive get-off speed," according to Scout Inc.'s Steve Muench and Kevin Weidl.
Former Alabama RB Alvin Kamara signed with Tennessee.
Tennessee freshman DE Dewayne Hendrix plans to transfer.
Tennessee freshman TE Daniel Helm is expected to transfer.
Tennessee announced it has signed HC Butch Jones to a contract extension through 2020.
The Tennessean reports that Tennessee head coach noted that freshman RB Jalen Hurd suffered an upper-body extremity injury during the Vols 24-17 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday.
Tennessee freshman WR Jason Croom's status for Saturday's rivalry game against Vanderbilt is unknown.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline wrote that Tennessee redshirt junior S Brian Randolph has "recently picked up the pace" after a slow start to the season.
Tennessee senior LB A.J. Johnson has officially been suspended from all team activities after police decided to investigate him for sexual assault.
Tennessee senior LB A.J. Johnson is one of the two football players being investigated for sexual assault and rape, according to beat writer Matt Slovin.
Two Tennessee football players are being investigated for rape and sexual assault.
Tennessee senior CB Justin Coleman will attend the East-West Shrine game.