We also send birthday wishes to current football linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen. Watch as Bob Kesling sat down with Coach Thigpen when he first arrived in Knoxville.
Also celebrating today are two former Vol football players. Current Minnesota Viking Cordarrelle Patterson who was named as a starter on the 2013 Associated Press All-Pro team as Kick Returner. Watch when 'CP' was drafted by the Vikings in the 2013 NFL Draft.
From the archives, the Vols only three-time football All-American Bob Suffridge was born 98 years ago on March 17, 1916.