Wiedmer: Are Vols as ready as their fans for a big season?

Published Aug. 28 2016

Over the past 18 years, Jimmy Hyams has heard every emotion imaginable from Tennessee Volunteers fans during the four hours...

5-at-10: All about football mailbag, from UT to hot seats to weekend planning to fantasy questions

Published Aug. 26 2016

I've been waiting for this season for a long time. How do you really think Tennessee is going to be...

Hargis: Season-opening win ends more than a losing streak for Polk County coach

Published Aug. 26 2016

Picture the worst day you've ever had at work. I mean the type of day that just makes you want...

5-at-10: Ledecky's $5 million choice, Mean mascot faces, Antonio Cromartie, Rushmore of Rays

Published Aug. 25 2016

Katie Ledecky had a cool moment last night, asking Bryce Harper to hold her Olympic medals as she threw out...

Wiedmer: Vols right where they should want to be

Published Aug. 25 2016

As well as any hot and steamy week in late August can go for a major college football coach, this...

5-at-10: NFL's best, Braves following the plan, College football teams in five words, Happy Birthday Bob Corker

Published Aug. 24 2016

ESPN ranked the best players in the NFL, as voted by 50 members of NFL front offices, media types and...

Wiedmer: Braves might need Tebow to help sell tickets

Published Aug. 24 2016

As he spoke at the Athens (Tenn.) Chamber of Commerce annual fundraiser a couple of months ago, Tim Tebow told...

5-at-10: The Year of The GOAT, On the Good List, NFL Preseason midpoint, True or false Tuesday

Published Aug. 23 2016

Summer of the GOAT, PGA tour, looking at the good and the bad midway through the NFL preseason, Kobe Bryant's...

Greeson: Athletes save Rio games from Lochte, Brazil

Published Aug. 23 2016

Ryan Lochte has been the talking point of the final week of the Olympics.

Wiedmer: UT needs to quit paying people not to work

Published Aug. 23 2016

Sometime in December of this year, Derek Dooley will receive a final check of $104,167 from the University of Tennessee....

5-at-10: Weekend winners and losers, Olympics conclude, Rushmore of NFL Super Bowl-era head coaches

Published Aug. 22 2016

Jay Greeson gives you his weekend winners and losers, his thoughts on the Olympics and more in this morning's 5-at-10.

Wiedmer: Lochte lone U.S. stain on Rio Games

Published Aug. 22 2016

It would be hard to vigorously disagree with NBC talking head Mike Tirico's assessment that the Rio Games deserved an...


Wiedmer: Russ Huesman's Mocs ready for a very brief breather

Published Aug. 21 2016

The clock approaching 10 a.m. Saturday, the last practice of preseason camp stretching past the two-hour mark, University of Tennessee...

Greeson: 'Dual threat' a compliment not a commentary

Published Aug. 20 2016

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson says the term "dual threat" when describing a quarterback is a code word for "black."

Wiedmer: Former McCallie assistant football coach was a master at turning boys to good men

Published Aug. 20 2016

And then Richard Bohner allowed McCallie School football players Waymon Tipton and Ed Smith to shave his head in front...

5-at-10: Friday mailbag on SEC fantasy rankings, Olympics coverage, believing in UT, Braves future look

Published Aug. 19 2016

What will you remember most about these Olympics?

Sports Editor Stephen Hargis' bold predictions for the new prep football season

Published Aug. 19 2016

As another prep football season gets underway, I'm certainly thankful to have a job I still get excited about after...

Wiedmer: Mocs' Blackburn should be Volunteers' next AD

Published Aug. 19 2016

What if the University of Tennessee's gain is about to become the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's loss regarding athletic...

Wiedmer: UTC's Blackburn should be Vols' next athletic director

Published Aug. 18 2016

Blackburn looks like the perfect choice to heal old wounds, bring fresh ideas and return the Vols to the glory...

5-at-10: Double standards, legacy and a local replacement with UT's Dave Hart retiring, Rushmore of Robert Redford movies

Published Aug. 18 2016

DeAndre Jordan, big-time NBA basketball player, said that an Olympic gold is more important than an NBA championship.

Wiedmer: Americans about to find out how much they miss LeBron

Published Aug. 18 2016

Judging by Wednesday evening's 105-78 quarterfinal victory over Argentina, tales of the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team's imminent exit from...

Kennedy: It's (almost) football time in Tennessee!

Published Aug. 18 2016

Bob Arnold, a former plant superintendent at the La-Z-Boy furniture factory in Dayton, Tenn., is a lifelong University of Tennessee...

5-at-10: Olympics, Faux internet outrage, Braves calling up Swanson, Rushmore of best villain quotes

Published Aug. 17 2016

We skipped the gymnastics because we knew the outcome.