For the 12th consecutive year Knoxville ranks in the top 10 among all markets watching ESPN College Football. In 2013, Knoxville ranked third with a 4.4 rating, the ninth time in 12 years the market was in the top three.
Cameron Sutton (second team) and Marquez North (honorable mention) have been named to the College Football News All-Freshman Team. Brian Randolph (honorable mention) was also named to the All-Sophomore Team.
Three UT football players were named to the Coaches All-SEC Team as announced Tuesday. A.J. Johnson was named to the first team while Antonio Richardson and Michael Palardy (PK) earned second team honors.
Starting guard and team captain under General Neyland, Joe Black Hayes, passed away at the age of 98 in Murfreesboro Monday night.