Majors On Jones: Vols Best Coach In 10 Years

Former Vols football coach Johnny Majors laughs as the and John Seigenthaler, left, tell old stories after Majors annouched he has given his papers and other memorabilia chronicling his life to the Tennessee State Library and Archives . Monday Aug. 12, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn.

By: Mike Organ
The Tennessean

Johnny Majors knows a good football coach when he sees one and in Butch Jones he says Tennessee has a good one.

Jones is in fact, the best the Vols have had in a long time, according to Majors, who coached at UT from 1977-92.

"I guarantee you it will be a better-coached football team than what's been up there in eight or 10 years; probably 10 years at least," Majors said. "Butch Jones is going to get it done; you mark this down on August the 12th. John Majors doesn't know all, but John Majors can tell you who can coach and who cannot coach and Butch Jones can coach."

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