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Dobbs Featured On NFL.com

NFL.com's Bucky Brooks wrote about Joshua Dobbs and his performance at South Carolina: Scout's Take: Tennessee QB Dobbs looks like a superstar in the making


Here's the lede: 

NFL evaluators are always searching for the next potential franchise quarterback. Whether it is a senior signal caller displaying extraordinary physical tools and leadership skills or a young playmaker flashing potential in big moments, scouts pay close attention to the performance of quarterbacks across the country in hopes of finding the next big thing at the position. After watching Tennessee's Josh Dobbs put on a scintillating show against South Carolina in the Vols' 45-42 overtime win, evaluators would be wise to put a visit to Knoxville on their calendars to check out an emerging superstar at the position.


Read more: Scout's Take: Tennessee QB Dobbs looks like a superstar in the making

Inside the T - Monday's Look Ahead


The Tennessee soccer team opens play in the SEC Soccer Tournament in Orange Beach, Alabama as the Volunteers face Alabama in a first round match at 4:30 p.m. ET on the SEC Network. 

Watch Live HERE

The Tennessee men's basketball team opens the Donnie Tyndall era with an exhibition against Pikeville College at Thompson-Boling Arena at 7:00 p.m. The game will be shown on SEC Network+

Watch Live HERE
Live stats are HERE
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Monday's Tennessee Football Briefing (11/3/14)

Vol Nation has been in a jubilant mood since Saturday night after the Vols Rallied For The 45-42 Overtime Win At South Carolina


On Sunday, quarterback Joshua Dobbs Named National Player Of Week by Athlon Sports. 

More coverage from UTSports.com includes: 

Here's the latest from the media: 
- Chattanooga Times Free Press: Vols fans finally have reason to believe
- Chattanooga Times Free Press: Dobbs-led Vols beat Gamecocks in OT
- Chattanooga Times Free Press: Tennessee Vols beat South Carolina, 45-42
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Bowl goal more feasible for Vols
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Not everyone stuck around for comeback
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Defense, Dobbs, Hurd a promising combo
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Five Answers: Vols-Gamecocks (OT)
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Report card for UT vs. South Carolina
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Dobbs gets 'another chance' and delivers
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Croom: Credit Bajakian for final TD call

This Day In #Vols History (Nov. 3)

The Vols have won four consecutive games on Nov. 3 including a 28-18 win at Notre Dame on Nov. 3, 2001.

NOVEMBER 3 (10-5)
1893 L, 0-64 Wake Forest
1906 L, 0-17 UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH
1923 W, 13-2 TULANE
1928 W, 57-0 CARSON-NEWMAN
1934 L, 12-13 Fordham
1945 W, 20-6 NORTH CAROLINA
1951 W, 27-0 North Carolina
1956 W, 20-0 NORTH CAROLINA
1962 W, 23-0 WAKE FOREST
1973 L, 31-35 GEORGIA
1979 L, 7-13 RUTGERS
1990 W, 41-20 TEMPLE
2001 W, 28-18 Notre Dame
2007 W, 59-7 LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE
2012 W, 55-48 TROY

Happy Birthday - Nov. 2

Join us in wishing two birthday wishes to members of Tennessee Football, Coach Robert Gillespie and defensive lineman Charles Folger!

Robert GillespieCharles Folger

#NFLVols Are Week 8 Ready

SUNDAY FOOTBALL PREVIEW

Jaguars vs. Bengals, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Jacques McClendon will be back in action to take on Cincinnati. 

Buccaneers vs. Browns, 1 p.m. (FOX)
Tight end Luke Stocker will be the lone VFL taking the field in Cleveland. 


Cardinals vs. Cowboys, 1 p.m. (FOX)
Dan Williams and Jason Witten will come face-to-face in an NFC West and NFC East battle. Both teams stand at the top of their respective divisions. 



Eagles vs. Texans, 1 p.m. (FOX)
Arian Foster will be back in action after his sixth game of over 100 rushing yards. He is off to the best start of his career averaging 109.4 yards per game.  



Jets vs. Chiefs, 1 p.m. (CBS)
For the first time since week two, Eric Berry is expected to make his return to the field after a high ankle sprain he suffered. Berry is expected play alongside Zach Fulton and Dustin Colquitt. Matt Simms was promoted from the practice squad to the active roster. 

 - Arrowhead Addict: I Believe in Eric Berry


Chargers vs. Dolphins, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Ja'Wuan James and Dallas Thomas will take the field as they host San Diego. This week, James made the NFL's Mid-season All-Rookie team.



Redskins vs. Vikings, 1 p.m. (FOX)
Cordarrelle Patterson is coming off one of his better weeks. Still recovering from an injury, he is expected to be 100 percent against Washington.


Rams vs. 49ers, 4:05 p.m. (FOX)
Scott Wells will be the lone VFL in the first evening game of Sunday. Wells has started all season at the center position.


Broncos vs. Patriots, 4:25 p.m. (CBS)
It'll be a battle of the quarterbacks when Peyton Manning travels to New England to take on Tom Brady and the Pats. Jerod Mayo won't be in action as he is out for the reason with a knee injury. With Manning, Malik Jackson and Britton Colquitt will make the trip.


Raiders vs. Seattle, 4:25 p.m. (CBS)
Mychal Rivera and Denarius Moore of Oakland will take the trip up north to take on Tony McDaniel in Seattle. Rivera had his best career game last week against Cleveland.


Ravens vs. Steelers, 8:30 p.m. (NBC)
In the Sunday night premiere game, Ramon Foster and Daniel McCullers will host Baltimore. McCullers made his second appearance last week for Pittsburgh. Morgan Cox of the Ravens is out for the season with a torn ACL.

Monday Night Football

Colts vs. Giants, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Robert Ayers will take the field for the Monday night game. Ayers is coming off of a bye week.

THURSDAY NIGHT RECAP


Saints 28, Panthers 10
Chris Scott played at the guard position for the Panthers in the loss to New Orleans. Parys Haralson accounted for a tackle for a loss, while Robert Meachem had the team's second longest reception of the night for 25 yards. 


This Day In #Vols History (Nov. 2)

The Vols have won eight games in a row on Nov. 2, dating to a 28-0 win over LSU on Nov. 2, 1940. All-time, Tennessee is 11-4 on Nov. 2.


NOVEMBER 2 (11-4)
1892 L, 0-10 UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH
1901 L, 0-6 KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY
1907 W, 57-0 CHATTANOOGA
1912 W, 67-0 CENTRE
1929 W, 27-0 AUBURN
1935 L, 6-19 Duke
1940 W, 28-0 LOUISIANA STATE
1946 W, 20-14 No. 9 NORTH CAROLINA
1957 W, 35-0 North Carolina
1968 W, 42-18 UCLA
1985 W, 40-0 RUTGERS
1991 W, 52-24 MEMPHIS STATE
1996 W, 31-14 South Carolina
2002 W, 18-10 South Carolina 20 

2013 L 3-31 Missouri


On Nov. 2, 1996, the Vols handed South Carolina a 31-14 defeat in Columbia, S.C., as Peyton Manning threw for 368 yards in the win.

Saturday's Tennessee Football Briefing (11/1/14)


GAMEDAY IS HERE!
The Vols will take on South Carolina at a cold and wet Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday. Follow all of the coverage right here: FOOTBALL CENTRAL: Vols at South Carolina.

Here's the latest from the media on today's matchup:
- Chattanooga Times Free Press: Vols hope progress turns into November run
- Chattanooga Times Free Press: UT Vols' Hurd back to hard-running form
- Knoxville News Sentinel: UT defense can't rest on 4th down
- Knoxville News Sentinel: 5 things to know: Vols vs. South Carolina
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Five Questions: Vols at South Carolina
- Knoxville News Sentinel: Vols-Gamecocks: The good, bad and ugly

News on South Carolina includes: 
- Anderson Independent Mail: Tennessee at a glance
- Spartanburg Herald Journal: Rivalry games remain on tap for South Carolina


This Day In #Vols History (Nov. 1)

The Vols continued their run to the 1969 SEC Championship with a 17-3 win at No. 11 Georgia on Nov. 1, 1969. The UT win in Athens, was the first by a Georgia opponent dating back to 1965, ending an undefeated streak of 16 games.  Fullback Curt Watson ran for a then-UT record 197 rushing yards. 
(Georgia game highlights start at 20:20 of this season highlight film):

NOVEMBER 1 (9-6-1)
1900 L, 5-22 NORTH CAROLINA
1902 W, 6-0 UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH
1913 W, 21-0 CHATTANOOGA
1919 T, 0-0 NORTH CAROLINA
1924 L, 0-33 Georgia
1930 W, 27-0 CLEMSON
1941 W, 13-6 Louisiana State
1947 L, 6-20 North Carolina
1952 W, 41-14 NORTH CAROLINA
1958 L, 7-21 No. 17 NORTH CAROLINA
1969 W, 17-3 No. 11 Georgia
1975 W, 28-7 COLORADO STATE
1980 L, 13-16 VIRGINIA
1997 W, 22-7 SOUTH CAROLINA
2003 W, 23-6 DUKE
2008 L, 6-27 South Carolina

Butch Jones On 3HL, 104.5 On Oct. 30


Head coach Butch Jones was a guest on 3HL on 104.5 The Zone in Nashville on Thursday afternoon. Jones told Vol Nation, the team will wear all white "Stormtroopers" uniforms at South Carolina on Saturday. The Gamecocks are wearing all black. Jones also provided an update on the Vols' quarterback situation. 

LISTEN: Butch Jones on 3HL

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