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Legendary Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer responds to Butch Jones “hot seat” talk

Many Tennessee fans want Butch Jones gone after Saturday’s 26-20 loss at Florida. Former head coach Phillip Fulmer disagrees.

Fulmer, one of the winningest coaches in program history, believes that Jones has done an acceptable job rebuilding the program, which had been in dire straits since the end of his tenure in the late 2000s. 317 more words


Nick Saban says his acting role in 'The Blind Side' wasn't really acting

Nick Saban told listeners to his radio show Thursday that his appearance in the movie The Blind Side almost didn’t happen, and that what he did wasn’t acting. 420 more words

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How dare Tennessee hire Phillip Fulmer for only $100,000 a year

I returned from vacation to disturbing news last week. University of Tennessee President Joe DiPietro had hired former football coach Phillip Fulmer as a special adviser for $100,000 a year. 678 more words

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Tennessee coaching legend takes shot at Lane Kiffin

If you’re speaking at a fundraiser in Knoxville and looking for laughs, then it’s probably a safe call to make a joke at the expense of Lane Kiffin. 207 more words


Former Tennessee great crushes Vols administration for passing on legend Phillip Fulmer for AD job

The Tennessee Volunteers received a great deal of heat for not filling their athletic director position for some time. When the Vols finally did fill the job, many were irate that the administration went with Kansas State AD John Currie instead of former football coach (and national championship winner) Phillip Fulmer for the job. 193 more words

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Tennessee reportedly disrespected a football legend in the worst way

Tennessee hired John Currie as their new athletic director on Tuesday, but it looks like a lot of controversy is now surrounding that decision. … 186 more words

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GoVols247: Haynesworth blasts Vols for not hiring Phillip Fulmer

Former Tennessee star Albert Haynesworth left no room for interpretation with his opinion on his alma mater’s new athletic director.

He’s not a fan of John Currie. 77 more words

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