Few teams in pro football seem to value the tight end as much as the Cincinnati Bengals, which may bode well for an undrafted free agent from the University of Tennessee.
Lane Kiffin's practice credo couldn't be simpler: If you want to be a hit, deliver a hit.
The Cottam curse continues for Tennessee's football team.
August 20, 2008
With injury-plagued tight end Brad Cottam moving on to the NFL, Tennessee's football coaches envisioned his younger brother filling the void.
Like NFL clubs, Southeastern Conference football teams seem to be evolving toward athletic tight ends who catch better than they block.
Two days in pads and Tennessee head coach Phillip Fulmer already is looking toward the team's first full scrimmage. That comes Saturday as a wrap-up to the annual UT Coaching Clinic, which begins Friday.
They have the same last name. They have virtually identical physiques. They have very similar facial features.
August 27, 2007
The Vols landed the nation's No. 7 rated TE prospect in <B>Jeff Cottam</B>. Cottam will join his older borther Brad in Knoxville. He committed to Tennessee over Alabama, Ole Miss and others.
December 6, 2004