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Tennessee’s young O-line starting to grow up

>>Associated Press   KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The emergence of quarterback Joshua Dobbs is helping Tennessee’s young offensive line show signs of growth. After giving up 30 sacks in its first seven games, the Volunteers have allowed just two sacks the past two games. In its most recent game, Tennessee didn’t ...

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SEC teams salvaging seasons thanks to backups

>>Associated Press   NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Southeastern Conference teams are getting plenty of help from the “next man up” because of injuries and suspensions as the regular season winds down. Players such as Nick Chubb of Georgia, Joshua Dobbs at Tennessee, Florida’s Treon Harris and Kyle Allen of Texas A&M ...

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Govs stunned by Tigers on homecoming

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn — As the fourth quarter started on Homecoming night at Governors Stadium, a comfortable feeling swept across the home sideline with Austin Peay leading by 11 points. But it was only a matter of time before Tennessee State found its rhythm on offense against a depleted APSU secondary, ...

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Pregame Notes: Tennessee State vs. Austin Peay

It will be more than just a football game on Saturday. Homecoming spirit is in the air at APSU with a long list of events leading up to opening kickoff between the Governors and Tennessee State Tigers at 4 p.m. from Governors Stadium. Saturday’s game will also be Military Appreciation ...

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Surging Vols confident they can end bowl drought

>>Associated Press   KNOXVILLE, Tenn.  — Tennessee is getting closer to a bowl bid that has eluded the program since the members of its heralded freshman class were still in ninth grade. After pulling off one of the greatest comebacks in school history, Tennessee enters its off week with a ...

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