KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Butch Jones says there's now at least a possibility that linebacker Cortez McDowell could return late in the regular season or in a bowl game.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee will have to regroup from its devastating 26-20 loss to Florida without a few of its key performers.
Volunteers coach Butch Jones says linebacker Cortez McDowell and wide receiver Jauan Jennings will miss the rest of the season and that safety Todd Kelly Jr. is out indefinitely.
Jennings had been ruled out indefinitely before the season. Jones said Monday that the junior wideout won't play all year.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee faces the difficult task of trying to upgrade its defense after losing its all-time sacks leader.
Then again, even with Derek Barnett — a projected first-round NFL draft pick — that defense struggled, and it would be hard-pressed to fare a lot worse than it did late last season.