Tennessee chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek has issued a statement amid rumors that alleges coach Butch Jones fought and punched senior offensive lineman Mack Crowder during a fall practice session.
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Vols favored to take down Dawgs?
Our FPI gives a slight edge to Tennessee over Georgia in Knoxville this weekend. Can the Vols get another 13-point lead? A better question: Can the Vols hang on to any type of lead?
Vols: No inappropriate conduct by Jones
Tennesee Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek addressed rumors that football coach Butch Jones fought and punched OL Mack Crowder during a fall practice, saying in a statement obtained by Joe Schad there was no inappropriate conduct: "There's been a lot of rumor and misinformation ... It's not our practice to respond to rumors, but I thought it was important to let you know that we've done our due diligence."
Georgia can't afford a second loss
The Dawgs need to bounce back at Tennessee, where they are not favored by the Football Power Index. The Vols' predicted margin of victory, however, is very small. GameDay Kickoff
Tennessee has lost the last four to Georgia by eight points or fewer, suggesting the Vols and Dawgs are in for another tight one on Saturday.
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Georgia travels to Knoxville this weekend to take on Tennessee in an SEC East matchup. The Vols are getting three points at Neyland in Vegas. Who are the Bear and Stanford Steve backing? Week 6 best bets
This week, Florida looks to show it is for real with a road test against Missouri, on the heels of a statement win against Ole Miss.
Thirty-five years ago, Georgia running back Herschel Walker ran over Tennessee's Bill Bates, scoring his first touchdown and storming into college football lore.
Vols missing many pieces
Through injuries and a disciplinary issue, the Volunteers will be a few cards short of a full deck. Will they fold against the Bulldogs?
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Tennessee WR Howard dismissed from team
Alton "Pig" Howard, who has just one catch this season after recording 54 catches for 618 yards in 2014, was dismissed from the Vols for a violation of team rules. "It's definitely a big loss," safety Brian Randolph said. "He's a very talented guy, a fun guy to be around. It's a big week for us, and we can't let any distractions in, so we're all just focusing on Georgia."
GoVols247's Wes Rucker talks about the occurrence of discipline issues at Tennessee under Butch Jones. S.Carolina AD Ray Tanner dishes on the game being moved to LSU.
Tennessee senior wide receiver Alton "Pig" Howard has been dismissed from the team for a violation of team rules, coach Butch Jones announced.
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Tennessee senior WR Pig Howard has been dismissed from program
Expect some big rushing numbers as LSU's Leonard Fournette faces South Carolina and Georgia's Nick Chubb tries to get back on track.
This week's SEC Take 2 looks at Tennessee's surprisingly disappointing 2-3 start, who is to blame, and where the program will go from here.
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