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January the ETA for ex-Vols QB in Charlotte

Earlier this month it was reported that erstwhile Tennessee quarterback Riley Ferguson would be transferring to Charlotte. While that still appears to be the case, it won’t happen for a little bit further down the road. Josh Ward of Knoxville radio station WNML tweeted earlier this evening that Ferguson will enroll at Charlotte in January of…

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Report: Vols QB likely moving on to Charlotte

A month and a half after Butch Jones acknowledged he did “not anticipate that he will be a member of our football family moving forward,” Riley Ferguson appears to have been adopted by a new football family. While nothing is official at this point, Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com tweeted Monday that, barring any recent changes in his…

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Butch Jones expects to lose a QB at Tennessee

The quarterback competition at Tennessee appears to be losing one contender for the job. Redshirt freshman Riley Ferguson, expected to be contending for the starting job under center this fall, is expected to be leaving the program according to Tennessee head coach Butch Jones. “As of right now, based on our recent conversations, we do not anticipate…

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Peterman out a month, Worley back in as Vols’ starting QB

Apparently, the Great Nathan Peterman Experiment has been put on hold indefinitely. Just prior to the game against Florida Saturday, Tennessee announced that the redshirt freshman would make his first collegiate start in The Swamp.  Peterman completed just 4-of-11 passes for five yards and two interceptions — one of which was returned for a touchdown…

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Butch Jones opens up Tennessee QB competition

A couple days after absorbing a 59-14 shellacking at the hands of Oregon, Tennessee coach Butch Jones has decided to open up the Vols’ starting quarterback competition. Junior Justin Worley started the first three games and is atop the depth chart for Saturday’s game at No. 19 Florida, but Jones told the media on Monday…

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Vols make it official, name Worley as starting QB

To the surprise of absolutely no one, Tennessee has confirmed a report from Sunday regarding its new starting quarterback. On the depth chart released Monday morning ahead of the season opener, UT confirmed that, yes, Justin Worley will be under center for the first game of the new year.  Redshirt freshman Nathan Peterman was listed…

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Report: Vols to name Justin Worley starting QB

Last week, Butch Jones confirmed that he would announce Monday just who would start at quarterback for Tennessee in the season opener.  If one report is correct, the decision has already been made by Jones and his offensive coaching staff. According to Brett McMurphy of ESPN.com, the Vols have, as expected, chosen Justin Worley as…

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VT announces recruiting class

BLACKSBURG – Seven prep All-Americans highlight a football recruiting class composed of 28 student-athletes, as announced by Virginia Tech on Wednesday. The class of 28 is the largest since signing 31 in 2008 and the seven All-Americans are the most since inking seven A-As in 2007. “I am tremendously excited about this recruiting class,” head…

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