Las Vegas massacre victim remembered in Tennessee as hero

BIG SANDY, Tenn. – A registered nurse who died protecting his wife during the Las Vegas shooting massacre is being remembered in Tennessee. At the funeral Tuesday for Sonny Melton, Kris Gulish said his brother-in-law was a hero. He called him a country boy from small town, U.S.A., who touched the entire nation simply by … Read moreLas Vegas massacre victim remembered in Tennessee as hero

Tennessee spending its off week searching for answers

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee already may have played its way out of serious contention for a Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title, but the Volunteers say they won’t have trouble finding motivation. They want to prove they’re a better team than they’ve shown the last few weeks. The Vols (3-2, 0-2 SEC) have spent their … Read moreTennessee spending its off week searching for answers

No. 8 Georgia hands Tennessee first shutout loss since 1994

(Photo: Crystal LoGiudice, USA TODAY Sports) KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — There would be no frantic finishes or dramatic comebacks in the latest edition of the Georgia-Tennessee rivalry. The eighth-ranked Bulldogs made sure of it. Jake Fromm threw a touchdown pass and ran for two more scores Saturday as No. 8 Georgia rolled to a 41-0 … Read moreNo. 8 Georgia hands Tennessee first shutout loss since 1994

Tennessee Vols coach Butch Jones to the media: ‘Sometimes the negativity is overwhelming.’

Tennessee Coach Butch Jones previews the upcoming game against Georgia Phil Kaplan/News Sentinel (Photo: Michael Patrick/News Sentinel) Butch Jones was asked during his Monday news conference whether defensive tackle Shy Tuttle’s injury was caused by a teammate. Here’s Jones’ response: "I’ll tell you this. Football is an emotional game. It is a competitive game. The … Read moreTennessee Vols coach Butch Jones to the media: ‘Sometimes the negativity is overwhelming.’

Tennessee’s defensive coordinator explains what happened on Florida’s game-winning TD

You’ve seen Florida’s epic 63-yard touchdown pass to beat Tennessee at the final gun, haven’t you? If you haven’t, rectify that mistake right now, because you clicked this story to read analysis of the play. Ok, you’ve seen it now, phew. By breaking Tennessee’s coverage on the play up into two separate parts, we can … Read moreTennessee’s defensive coordinator explains what happened on Florida’s game-winning TD

West Nile Virus In Nashville: 11 More Batches Of Mosquitoes Test Positive

NASHVILLE, TN — Eleven more batches of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus, the Metro Health Department reported Thursday. Reports of positive tests in mosquitoes have become fairly commonplace this summer, but this far, only one human case has been confirmed. (For more updates on this story and free news alerts for your neighborhood, … Read moreWest Nile Virus In Nashville: 11 More Batches Of Mosquitoes Test Positive

Critic’s Choice: What’s Playing in Tennessee? Nashville Theater Calendar for September 7

Feeling the urge to let your imagination run wild, your spirit to soar or to just leave the world in which you live and go on an adventure? Sounds like a trip to the theater is in order! Luckily, companies all over the Volunteer State have been hard at work, creating new productions to transform … Read moreCritic’s Choice: What’s Playing in Tennessee? Nashville Theater Calendar for September 7

‘Team Chaos’ is back as Tennessee once again finds a way in 2OT vs. Georgia Tech

X WATCH & READ HIGHLIGHTS: Tennessee allows 500-plus yards on ground, but crucial stop gives Vols victory HIGHLIGHTS: Tennessee allows 500-plus yards on ground, but crucial stop gives Vols victory 1:37 Loading x player version2.5.8playback state-1 HIGHLIGHTS: Tennessee allows 500-plus yards on ground, but crucial stop gives Vols victory 1:37 Start video Large play-pause toggle … Read more‘Team Chaos’ is back as Tennessee once again finds a way in 2OT vs. Georgia Tech

Tennessee Volunteers vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Odds, College Football Pick

Tennessee is 8-0 straight up in its last eight season openers and 5-2-1 against the spread. Georgia Tech is 9-1 SU and 5-2-1 ATS over its last 10 openers. Two teams who have enjoyed recent early-season success meet when the Volunteers battle the Yellow Jackets on Monday night on a "neutral" field at the new … Read moreTennessee Volunteers vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Odds, College Football Pick