Senzel Ranked No. 14 on MLB Top 50 List

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Tennessee junior Nick Senzel continues to bring in 2015-16 preseason accolades, as the infielder was recently named to Major League Baseball's 2016 Top 50 Draft Prospects list this week. Tabbed as the No. 14 overall player on the 2016 MLB charts, Senzel is one of just 19 position players to make the Top 50 and sits as No. 8 among those position players who will become draft eligible following their 2016 campaigns.

To view the complete list of MLB.com's Top 50 draft prospects, click HERE.

Named a Summer Collegiate All-American First Team player by Perfect Game this year, Senzel hit .364 for the Cape Cod League's Brewster Whitecaps with a league-leading 33 RBI to earn a 2015 All-Star bid, Most Outstanding Pro Prospect and Cape Cod League Most Valuable Player honors. Over 40 games, the Knoxville native recorded 56 hits, 16 doubles and scored 34 runs, leading the Cape Cod League in each of those offensive categories.

As a sophomore last season, Senzel was named a Preseason All-SEC player and hit .325 with a .399 OBP in 50 starts for the Volunteers. In 2014, he earned Freshman All-American honors from Louisville Slugger and Perfect Game, as well as an SEC All-Freshman Team nod, after hitting .315 with 57 hits, 37 runs scored and 14 stolen bases during his freshman campaign on Rocky Top.

This Day In #Vols History (12.2.15)

The Vols are a perfect 6-0 on Dec. 2, winning all six games against Vanderbilt by a combined score of 213-56.

On Dec. 2, 1978, the Vols beat Vanderbilt, 41-15 in Nashville as Jimmy Streater combined for 235 rushing and passing yards for a new Tennessee record of 2,011 total yards in a season. Alan Duncan also made two field goals to give him 13 for the season, also a single-season record at the time.

On Dec. 2, 1989, Tennessee beat Vanderbilt, 17-10, as Tony Thompson ran for 128 yards and the game-winning touchdown in the fourth quarter.

DECEMBER 2 (6-0)
1950 W, 43-0 at Vanderbilt
1961 W, 41-7 VANDERBILT
1967 W, 41-14 VANDERBILT
1972 W, 30-10 Vanderbilt
1978 W, 41-15 at Vanderbilt
1989 W, 17-10 VANDERBILT

Vols In The NFL - Week 12 Update/Week 13 Schedule

Witten Reaches 11,000 Yards

VFL and Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten became the 32nd player in NFL history to record 11,000 receiving yards when he caught four passes for 36 yards in the Cowboys' 33-14 loss to the Carolina Panthers on Thanksgiving.

Witten currently has 998 catches for 11,010 yards and 59 touchdowns. He ranks seventh in career receiving yards among active players, trailing only free agent Reggie Wayne (14,345), Baltimore's Steve Smith (13,932), Indianapolis' Andre Johnson (13,920), Arizona's Larry Fitzgerald (13,143), San Francisco's Anquan Boldin (12,964) and Detroit's Calvin Johnson (11,326).

Witten is also two catches away from tying Hines Ward (1,000 catches) for 10th all-time in NFL history and becoming just the second tight end with 1,000 catches, joining Tony Gonzalez (1,325).

NFL Week 12 Results/Week 13 Schedule

Player Pos. Team Last Week Result Week 12 Stats Week 13 Opponent
Robert Ayers DE NY Giants at Washingotn L, 20-14 3 tackles, 2 solo vs. NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Eric Berry DB Kansas City vs. Buffalo W, 30-22 5 tackles, 5 solo at OAK, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Tyler Bray QB Kansas City vs. Buffalo W, 30-22 Non-Football Injury List at OAK, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Justin Coleman DB New England at Denver L, 30-24 DNP vs. PHI, 4:25 pm ET, FOX
Britton Colquitt P Denver vs. New England W, 30-24 8 punts, 43.4 avg at SD, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Dustin Colquitt P Kansas City vs. Buffalo W, 30-22 3 punts, 39.0 avg at OAK, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Morgan Cox LS Baltimore at Cleveland W, 33-27 -- at MIA, 1 pm ET, CBS
Matt Darr P Miami at NY Jets L, 38-20 8 punts, 45.0 avg vs. BAL, 1 pm ET, CBS
Arian Foster RB Houston vs. New Orleans W, 24-6 Injured Reserve at BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Ramon Foster G Pittsburgh at Seattle L, 39-30 Started at LG vs. IND, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Zach Fulton G Kansas City vs. Buffalo W, 30-22 -- at OAK, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Justin Hunter WR Tennessee vs. Oakland L, 24-21 Injured Reserve vs. JAC, 1 pm ET, CBS
Malik Jackson DE Denver vs. New England W, 30-24 1 tackle at SD, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Ja'Wuan James T Miami at NY Jets L, 38-20 DNP vs. BAL, 1 pm ET, CBS
Austin Johnson FB New Orleans at Houston L, 24-6 Practice Squad vs. CAR, 4:25 pm ET, FOX
Peyton Manning QB Denver vs. New England W, 30-24 DNP at SD, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Jerod Mayo LB New England at Denver L, 30-24 5 tackles, 4 solo vs. PHI, 4:25 pm ET, FOX
Daniel McCullers DT Pittsburgh at Seattle L, 39-30 DNP vs. IND, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Tony McDaniel DE Tampa Bay at Indianapolis L, 25-12 2 tackles vs. ATL, 1 pm ET, FOX
Cordarrelle Patterson WR Minnesota at Atlanta W, 20-10 -- vs. SEA, 1 pm ET, FOX
Mychal Rivera TE Oakland at Tennessee W, 24-21 2 rec, 28 yards vs. KC, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Chris Scott G Carolina at Dallas W, 33-14 -- at NO, 4:25 pm ET, FOX
Matt Simms QB Atlanta vs. Minnesota L, 20-10 Practice Squad at TB, 1 pm ET, FOX
James Stone C/G Atlanta vs. Minnesota L, 20-10 DNP at TB, 1 pm ET, FOX
Luke Stocker TE Tampa Bay at Indianapolis L, 25-12 Started vs. ATL, 1 pm ET, FOX
Dallas Thomas G Miami at NY Jets L, 38-20 Started at LG vs. BAL, 1 pm ET, CBS
Dan Williams DT Oakland at Tennessee W, 24-21 2 tackles vs. KC, 4:05 pm ET, CBS
Jordan Williams DL Miami at NY Jets L, 38-20 Practice Squad vs. BAL, 1 pm ET, CBS
Jason Witten TE Dallas vs. Carolina L, 33-14 4 rec, 36 yards at WAS, MNF 8:30 pm ET, ESPN
Justin Worley QB Chicago at Green Bay W, 17-13 Practice Squad vs. SF, 1 pm ET, FOX
-- = played, no stats

This Day In #Vols History (12/1/15)

On Dec. 1, 1951, No. 1 Tennessee defeated Vanderbilt, 35-27, on homecoming. The Vols would go on to win the National Championship for a second year in a row under General Neyland.

On Dec. 1, 2001, in a re-scheduled game after the events of Sept. 11, 2001, Tennessee upset No. 2 Florida, 34-32 in a epic game at The Swamp. Travis Stephens ran for 226 yards and two touchdowns. Look back at the game on the 10-year anniversary with Andy Staples: Remembering Tennessee-Florida 2001.

DECEMBER 1 (10-1)
1900 W, 12-6 GEORGETOWN
1945 W, 45-0 VANDERBILT
1951 W, 35-27 VANDERBILT
1956 W, 27-7 Vanderbilt
1962 W, 30-0 Vanderbilt
1973 W, 20-17 VANDERBILT
1979 W, 31-10 VANDERBILT
1984 W, 29-13 Vanderbilt
1990 W, 49-20 Vanderbilt
2001 W, 34-32 No. 2 Florida
2007 L, 14-21 No. 5 Louisiana State (N) @ Atlanta, Ga. (SEC Championship)

Vols In The NFL - Week 12 Schedule

Follow your favorite Vols in the NFL in Week 12 action!

Player Pos. Team Week 12 Opponent
Robert Ayers DE NY Giants at WASH, 1 pm ET, FOX
Eric Berry DB Kansas City vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Tyler Bray QB Kansas City vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Justin Coleman DB New England at DEN, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Britton Colquitt P Denver vs. NE, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Dustin Colquitt P Kansas City vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Morgan Cox LS Baltimore at CLE, (MNF) 8:30 pm ET, ESPN
Matt Darr P Miami at NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Arian Foster RB Houston vs. NO, 1 pm ET, FOX
Ramon Foster G Pittsburgh at SEA, 4:25 pm ET, CBS
Zach Fulton G Kansas City vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Justin Hunter WR Tennessee vs. OAK, 1 pm ET, CBS
Malik Jackson DE Denver vs. NE, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Ja'Wuan James T Miami at NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Austin Johnson FB New Orleans at HOU, 1 pm ET, FOX
Peyton Manning QB Denver vs. NE, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Jerod Mayo LB New England at DEN, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Daniel McCullers DT Pittsburgh at SEA, 4:25 pm ET, CBS
Tony McDaniel DE Tampa Bay at IND, 1 pm ET, FOX
Denarius Moore WR Buffalo at KC, 1 pm ET, CBS
Cordarrelle Patterson WR Minnesota at ATL, 1 pm ET, FOX
Mychal Rivera TE Oakland at TENN, 1 pm ET, CBS
Chris Scott G Carolina W, 33-14 vs. DAL (THURS)
Matt Simms QB Atlanta vs. MIN, 1 pm ET, FOX
James Stone C/G Atlanta vs. MIN, 1 pm ET, FOX
Luke Stocker TE Tampa Bay at IND, 1 pm ET, FOX
Dallas Thomas G Miami at NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Dan Williams DT Oakland at TENN, 1 pm ET, CBS
Jason Witten TE Dallas 4 rec, 36 yds; L 33-14 vs. CAR (THURS)
Justin Worley QB Chicago W, 17-13 vs. GB (THURS)
-- = played, no stats

This Day In #Vols History (11/27/15)

The Vols have won their last four games played on Nov. 27, all since 1993.

On Nov. 27, 1993, Tennessee crushed Vanderbilt, 62-14, at Neyland Stadium.

On Nov. 27, 2004, Tennessee outlasted Kentucky, 37-31, as Gerald Riggs Jr. scored on a 12-yard TD with 12 seconds left.

On Nov. 27, 2010, the Vols won their 26th consecutive game vs. Kentucky, 24-14 in Knoxville. Freshman Tyler Bray threw for 354 yards and two touchdowns as the Vols became bowl eligible.

NOVEMBER 27 (10-6)
1900 W, 28-0 GRANT
1902 L, 0-11 CLEMSON
1913 W, 13-7 Kentucky State
1919 L, 0-13 Kentucky
1924 L, 6-27 KENTUCKY
1930 W, 8-0 KENTUCKY
1948 L, 6-28 No. 15 Vanderbilt
1954 L, 0-26 Vanderbilt
1965 W, 21-3 VANDERBILT
1971 W, 19-7 VANDERBILT
1976 W, 13-10 Vanderbilt
1982 L, 21-28 Vanderbilt
1993 W, 62-14 VANDERBILT
1999 W, 38-10 VANDERBILT
2004 W, 37-31 KENTUCKY
2010 W, 24-14 KENTUCKY

D. Colquitt Named AFC Special Teams Player Of Week

#VFL Dustin Colquitt was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.  Colquitt averaged 40.6 yards per punt on five attempts, with four being downed inside the 20-yard line Sunday in Kansas City's beatdown of the division-rival San Diego Chargers. It meant that Philip Rivers had to try and lead his team on long drives, which is part of the reason they only managed to score three points all game.

Worley Signed To Bears Practice Squad

Former Tennessee quarterback Justin Worley has signed with the Chicago Bears and been added to the team's practice squad.  In 2014, Worley started seven games as a senior and had a 62.3 completion percentage, completing 157-of-252 passes for 1,579 yards with 12 touchdowns and eight interceptions. His season came to early end due to a shoulder injury suffered in October.

In his career with the Vols (2011-14) Worley started 17 games, throwing for 3,556 yards and 23 touchdowns.

This Day In #Vols History (11/24/15)

The Vols are 14-3-1 all-time on Nov. 24 including an epic 4-overtime win at Kentucky on Nov. 24, 2007.

NOVEMBER 24 (14-3-1)
1892 L, 6-10 WAKE FOREST
1904 W, 5-0 Alabama (N) @ Birmingham, Ala.
1921 T, 0-0 Kentucky
1923 W, 10-0 MISSISSIPPI
1927 W, 20-0 Kentucky
1932 W, 26-0 KENTUCKY
1938 W, 46-0 KENTUCKY
1945 W, 14-0 Kentucky
1951 W, 28-0 No. 9 Kentucky
1956 W, 20-7 KENTUCKY
1962 L, 10-12 KENTUCKY
1973 W, 16-14 Kentucky
1979 W, 20-17 Kentucky
1984 L, 12-17 KENTUCKY
1990 W, 42-28 KENTUCKY
2001 W, 38-0 VANDERBILT
2007 W, 52-50 Kentucky (4 OT)
2012 W, 37-17 KENTUCKY

Vols In The NFL - Week 11 Update

Berry Returning To Form

VFL Eric Berry made a season-high eight tackles in the Kansas City Chiefs' 33-3 rout of San Diego on Nov. 22. It was his most tackles since recording 15 in the 2014 season opener vs. the Titans on Sept. 7, 2014.

Berry is one year removed from when he had to put his NFL career on hold to battle cancer. He is having a great season and has played a big role in the Chiefs' four-game winning streak.

Check out this great feature on Berry on ESPN.com! >>> After an offseason of chemo, Eric Berry is finding his form

Witten Ranks 11th All-Time In Catches

VFL Jason Witten had two catches for 27 yards against the Miami Dolphins on Nov. 22 and now has 994 career catches, 11th-most all-time. He is now six catches from Hines Ward (1,000) and 10th place.

Witten has 10,974 receiving yards and on Sunday he passed Joey Galloway (10,950) for 32nd place on the all-time list. He is is 85 yards away from 31st place and Chad Johnson (11,059).

Witten also played in his 197th consecutive game for the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, breaking franchise record set by Bob Lilly. Check out what he said to the Dallas Morning News about it: Another record for Cowboys' Jason Witten

He recently shared his memories of learning from former teammate current Miami Dolphins head coach Dan Campbell. Read the Dallas Morning News story here: Kristi Scales: Jason Witten on former mentor, current Miami Dolphins coach Dan Campbell

SportsDayDFW.com recently posted a great story on Witten's journey to 1,000 catches: Moore: The journey that led Jason Witten to 1,000 catches and what the Cowboys TE calls 'the greatest joy' in his career.

Player Pos. Team Last Week Result Week 11 Stats Week 12 Opponent
Robert Ayers DE NY Giants Bye at WASH, 1 pm ET, FOX
Eric Berry DB Kansas City at San Diego W, 33-3 8 tackles vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Tyler Bray QB Kansas City at San Diego W, 33-3 Non-football Injury List vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Justin Coleman DB New England vs. Buffalo W, 20-13 DNP at DEN, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Britton Colquitt P Denver at Chicago W, 17-15 7 punts, 39.6 avg, 3 in 20 vs. NE, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Dustin Colquitt P Kansas City at San Diego W, 33-3 5 punts, 40.6 avg, 4 in 20 vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Morgan Cox LS Baltimore vs. St. Louis W, 16-13 -- at CLE, (MNF) 8:30 pm ET, ESPN
Matt Darr P Miami vs. Dallas L, 24-14 7 punts, 43.6 avg, 5 in 20 at NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Arian Foster RB Houston vs. NY Jets W, 24-17 Injured Reserve vs. NO, 1 pm ET, FOX
Ramon Foster G Pittsburgh Bye at SEA, 4:25 pm ET, CBS
Zach Fulton G Kansas City at San Diego W, 33-3 -- vs. BUF, 1 pm ET, CBS
Justin Hunter WR Tennessee at Jacksonville L, 19-13 Injured Reserve vs. OAK, 1 pm ET, CBS
Malik Jackson DE Denver at Chicago W, 17-15 Started at DE vs. NE, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Ja'Wuan James T Miami vs. Dallas L, 24-14 DNP at NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Austin Johnson FB New Orleans Bye Practice Squad at HOU, 1 pm ET, FOX
Peyton Manning QB Denver at Chicago W, 17-15 DNP vs. NE, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Jerod Mayo LB New England vs. Buffalo W, 20-13 5 tackles at DEN, 8:30 pm ET, NBC
Daniel McCullers DT Pittsburgh Bye at SEA, 4:25 pm ET, CBS
Tony McDaniel DE Tampa Bay at Philadelphia W, 45-17 -- at IND, 1 pm ET, FOX
Denarius Moore WR Buffalo at New England L, 20-13 1 KR, 14 yards at KC, 1 pm ET, CBS
Cordarrelle Patterson WR Minnesota vs. Green Bay L, 30-13 3 KR, 34.0 avg, 52 long at ATL, 1 pm ET, FOX
Mychal Rivera TE Oakland at Detroit L, 18-13 1 rec, 21 yards at TENN, 1 pm ET, CBS
Chris Scott G Carolina vs. Washington W, 44-16 -- at DAL, 4:30 pm ET, CBS
Matt Simms QB Atlanta vs. Indianapolis L, 24-21 Practice Squad vs. MIN, 1 pm ET, FOX
James Stone C/G Atlanta vs. Indianapolis L, 24-21 DNP vs. MIN, 1 pm ET, FOX
Luke Stocker TE Tampa Bay at Philadelphia W, 45-17 Started at TE at IND, 1 pm ET, FOX
Dallas Thomas G Miami vs. Dallas L, 24-14 Started at LG at NYJ, 1 pm ET, CBS
Dan Williams DT Oakland at Detroit L, 18-13 3 tackles at TENN, 1 pm ET, CBS
Jason Witten TE Dallas at Miami W, 24-14 2 rec, 27 yards vs. CAR, 4:30 pm ET, CBS
-- = played, no stats

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