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VOLeaders Academy Welcomes Largest Class Ever for 2021-22

VOLeaders Academy Welcomes Largest Class Ever for 2021-22

The University of Tennessee Athletics Department recently selected its VOLeaders Academy Class of 2021-22. Following the success of last year’s expansion, this year’s program will be split into two cohorts that will participate simultaneously.

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Ex-Rams coach Scott Linehan joins Missouri staff

Ex-Rams coach Scott Linehan joins Missouri staff

Former NFL head coach Scott Linehan is joining the staff at Missouri as an offensive analyst.”Scott Linehan is an exciting addition to our staff,” head caoch Eliah Drinkwitz said Thursday. “He’s a

Family: Former Hawaii QB Colt Brennan dies at 37

Family: Former Hawaii QB Colt Brennan dies at 37

Former Heisman Trophy finalist and record-setting Hawaii quarterback Colt Brennan has died at the age of 37, his father told the Star-Advertiser on Tuesday.Terry Brennan told the Star-Advertiser th

 

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Brewers outlast Braves’ rally to avoid sweep

Brewers outlast Braves’ rally to avoid sweep

Starting pitcher Freddy Peralta gave the host Milwaukee Brewers a terrific performance as they avoided a sweep by holding off the Atlanta Braves 10-9 on Sunday afternoon.Milwaukee, which had lost i

Freddie Freeman, Braves score early, beat Brewers

Freddie Freeman, Braves score early, beat Brewers

Atlanta’s Freddie Freeman hit his 250th career home run to back the strong pitching of Ian Anderson and help the visiting Braves to a 5-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.Freeman was 2-fo

Braves halt 3-game skid with victory over Brewers

Braves halt 3-game skid with victory over Brewers

Marcell Ozuna and Ozzie Albies hit back-to-back homers and Drew Smyly pitched six strong innings to lead the visiting Atlanta Braves to a 6-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers and snap their three-game l

Veteran C Tyler Flowers retires

Veteran C Tyler Flowers retires

Longtime catcher Tyler Flowers announced his retirement just 10 days after signing a minor league contract with the Atlanta Braves.The 35-year-old Flowers injured his back again last weekend and de

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Sports Animal SportsFest

Sports Animal SportsFest

99.1 The Sports Animal is proud to present the inaugural Sports Animal SportsFest on Saturday, August 7th, 2021 at Knoxville Expo Center! 

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Titans sign top pick Caleb Farley

Titans sign top pick Caleb Farley

First-round pick Caleb Farley signed his rookie contract with the Tennessee Titans on Thursday.Farley is guaranteed $13.495 million in a four-year deal that includes a signing bonus of $7.174 milli

Reports: Titans sign ex-Rams WR Josh Reynolds

Reports: Titans sign ex-Rams WR Josh Reynolds

Wide receiver Josh Reynolds agreed to a one-year deal with the Tennessee Titans following a 52-catch season with the Los Angeles Rams in 2020, multiple outlets reported Monday.A fourth-round pick i

Titans sign DL Denico Autry, four others

Titans sign DL Denico Autry, four others

Free agent defensive lineman Denico Autry officially agreed to terms on a multi-year contract with the Tennessee Titans on Thursday.The Titans also announced they signed free agent offensive linema

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Packers add Kurt Benkert to quarterback room

Packers add Kurt Benkert to quarterback room

The Green Bay Packers signed Kurt Benkert on Saturday, the second quarterback added to the roster this week amid uncertainty over MVP Aaron Rodgers’ future with the franchise.Benkert, 25, was broug