Top 35 Plays of 2015: #23 – Thomas Blocks Two

The number 23 play in our countdown to determine the best plays of Tennessee’s 2015 season is Coleman Thomas’s block and Jalen Hurd’s catch and run versus Kentucky. Continue reading “Top 35 Plays of 2015: #23 – Thomas Blocks Two”

Improved Line Paves the Way for Tennessee

Going into the 2015 season, the Tennessee Volunteers’ biggest cause for concern was the offensive line. The Vols finished last in the SEC in 2014 in both sacks allowed and tackles for loss allowed. There was never any consistency up front in 2014, as the Vols cycled through multiple players at each tackle spot and had injury issues at center. True freshman Jashon Robertson was the only player to start all 13 games at a single position (right guard). Head coach Butch Jones wanted to address the problem, and brought in experienced offensive line coach Mike DeBord in as his new offensive coordinator. Continue reading “Improved Line Paves the Way for Tennessee”