Tag: Tennessee

2018 College Football Team Previews: Memphis Tigers

Memphis Tigers Location: Memphis, TN Coach: Mike Norvell (18-8) 3rd Season Stadium: Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium (Capacity: 58,207) CSJ Projections: 2nd: AAC (1st West Division) 1st: Tennessee 31st: FBS 32nd: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: The Tigers won the AAC West Division and gave the only undefeated team in Division I football last year […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Vanderbilt Commodores

Vanderbilt Commodores Location: Nashville, TN Coach: Derek Mason (18-31) 5th Season Stadium: Vanderbilt Stadium (Capacity: 40,550) CSJ Projections: 13th: SEC (6th in East Division) 2nd: Tennessee 77th: FBS 81st: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: In a relativity down SEC East, Vanderbilt finished just 5-7 overall without a bowl bid and with a 1-7 conference slate–the […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Tennessee Volunteers

Tennessee Volunteers Location: Knoxville, TN Coach: Jeremy Pruitt (0-0) 1st Season Stadium: Neyland Stadium (Capacity: 102,455) CSJ Projections: 14th: SEC (7th in East Division) 3rd: Tennessee 85th: FBS 90th: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: There is no way to put the Tennessee season but state it was a disaster although it started 3-1 but finished 1-7 […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders

Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders Location: Murfreesboro, TN Coach: Rick Stockstill (79-72) 13th Season Stadium: Johnny “Red” Floyd Stadium (Capacity: 30,788) CSJ Projections: 4th: Conference USA (3rd in East Division) 4th: Tennessee 91st: FBS 97th: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: MTSU looked as if it could have had a very special season to start but injuries […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Austin Peay Governors

Austin Peay Governors Location: Clarksville, TN Coach: Will Healy (8-15) Stadium: Fortera Stadium (Capacity: 10,000) CSJ Projections: 2rd: OVC 5th: Tennessee 17th: FCS 127th: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: The case was convincing for the committee to include 8-4 Austin Peay for inclusion in the FCS Playoffs – an 8-4 record, with a 7-1 record […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: UT Martin Skyhawks

UT Martin Skyhawks Location: Martin, TN Coach: Jason Simpson (78-59) Stadium: Graham Stadium (Capacity: 7,500) CSJ Projections: 3rd: OVC 6th: Tennessee 40th: FCS 159th: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: After a 3-1 start to the year and two upsets of FCS Top 25 teams, the Skyhawks dropped three straight league games to drop them out […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Tennessee State Tigers

Tennessee State Tigers Location: Nashville, TN Coach: Rod Reed (49-42) Stadium: Hale Stadium (Capacity: 10,000) and Nissan Stadium (69,143) CSJ Projections: 7th: OVC 5th: HBCU 7th: Tennessee 65th: FCS 192nd: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: The Tigers got an impressive victory over an FBS school in Georgia State to start the season, but a promising […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: East Tennessee State Buccaneers

East Tennessee State Buccaneers Location: Johnson City, TN Coach: Randy Sanders (0-0) Stadium: William B. Greene Stadium (Capacity: 7,694) CSJ Projections: 7th: SoCon 8th: Tennessee 72nd: FCS 202nd: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: ETSU’s re-booted program continued to make very small incremental progress in what proved to be Carl Torbush’s final season, with all four […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Chattanooga Mocs

Chattanooga Mocs Location: Chattanooga, TN Coach: Tom Arth (3-8) Stadium: Finley Stadium (Capacity: 20,668) CSJ Projections: 8th: SoCon 9th: Tennessee 76th: FCS 206th: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: Tom Arth‘s first season in charge of the rebuilding Mocs resulted in a lot of injuries, and more questions than answers, as the Mocs limped to […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles

Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Location: Cookeville, TN Coach: Dewayne Alexander (0-0) Stadium: Tucker Stadium (Capacity: 16,500) CSJ Projections: 9th: OVC 10th: Tennessee 89th: FCS 219th: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: The Marcus Satterfield experiment ended badly for the Golden Eagles, leading to a dismal 1-10 season and the sacking of the head coach at […]

Appalachian State vs. Tennessee, 9/1/2016

Appalachian Is A Bounce Away From Upset Of Tennessee In OT Loss

KNOXVILLE, TN. — Appalachian State was one bounce away from the second biggest regular-season victory in its football history on Thursday night in the season-opening game against Tennessee. But enough breaks went the Volunteers way in the second half to allow ninth-ranked Tennessee to escape with a 20-13 overtime win before an announced crowd of […]

Appalachian State head coach Scott Satterfield

Appalachian State, Like Tennessee, Enters Opening Weekend With Bigger Picture In Mind

BOONE, N.C. — When coach Jerry Moore took his Appalachian State University football to Michigan for a contest to open the 2007 season, he told his players and coaches to embrace it as a game of opportunity. Nine years to the day of the Mountaineers’ earth-rattling 34-32 upset of the fifth-ranked Wolverines in front of […]