BMW or Yugo?

Some football players look like flashy new BMWs until they try to start their engines. Then they run like vintage Yugos.
August 6, 2008

Run defense must improve

John Chavis knows that to win at a high level in the Southeastern Conference, you better have a stout run defense.
April 23, 2008

Six Vols ineligible for Outback

Three starters and a key reserve are among six Tennessee football players who will not be eligible to participate in the upcoming Outback Bowl game against Wisconsin.
December 21, 2007

Bolden's best

The most impressive defensive play in Tennessee's 35-14 defeat of Georgia last Saturday was not a flashy interception, a bone-jarring hit or a crucial sack.
October 11, 2007

Bolden likes The Swamp

One Tennessee defensive tackle says he enjoys being the object of derision and scorn in a hostile environment. If so, he's going to love The Swamp.
September 15, 2007

Demonte the disrupter

Tennessee's coaches envisioned him as another Albert Haynesworth when they signed him two years ago. Unfortunately, they were right.
August 29, 2007

Lesson learned

Playing defensive tackle at the major college level is all about controlled mayhem … emphasis on the word CONTROLLED. At least one University of Tennessee player has learned that lesson the hard way.
September 28, 2006

Bolder Bolden may help

Sometimes it takes one player going down to make another player step up his game a notch. That just might be the case with the University of Tennessee Volunteers' defensive tackle corps this season.
September 21, 2006