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Vols Climb to No. 7 in AP Poll, No. 8 in Coaches

Vols Climb to No. 7 in AP Poll, No. 8 in Coaches

After wrapping up a 10-win season Saturday night in a 56-0 shutout of Vanderbilt, the Tennessee Volunteers ascended to No. 7 in the Associated Press Top 25 and No. 8 in the USA Today AFCA Coaches poll on Sunday. 

Hoops Preview: #22 Tennessee vs. #3 Kansas

Hoops Preview: #22 Tennessee vs. #3 Kansas

The 22nd-ranked Tennessee men’s basketball team is set to play for the Battle 4 Atlantis championship Friday in the Bahamas, taking on the defending national champion, third-ranked Kansas Jayhawks at approximately 7:30 p.m. ET.

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Stanford contacts Ravens OC Greg Roman

Stanford contacts Ravens OC Greg Roman

Stanford discussed its coaching vacancy with Ravens offensive coordinator Greg Roman.The Cardinal are beginning the search for a replacement for David Shaw, who resigned after 12 seasons at Stanfor

 

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Braves trade RHP Jake Odorizzi to Rangers

Braves trade RHP Jake Odorizzi to Rangers

The Atlanta Braves traded right-handed pitcher Jake Odorizzi to the Texas Rangers on Wednesday in exchange for left-handed pitcher Kolby Allard.The Rangers also received cash considerations in the

Braves acquire OF Sam Hilliard from Rockies

Braves acquire OF Sam Hilliard from Rockies

The Colorado Rockies traded outfielder Sam Hilliard to the Atlanta Braves on Sunday in exchange for minor league right-hander Dylan Spain.Hilliard, 28, batted .184 with a .544 OPS in 70 games for t

Underdog Phillies slay Braves, advance to NLCS

Underdog Phillies slay Braves, advance to NLCS

Brandon Marsh hit a three-run homer in the second inning Saturday afternoon for the host Philadelphia Phillies, who never looked back in Game 4 of a National League Division Series as they eliminated

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The Home Depot Fantasy of Prizes!

The Home Depot Fantasy of Prizes!

UPDATE: The Grand Prize winner for The Home Depot Fantasy of Prizes is Dale Dillman! Dale won the Husky 12 Volt Inflator, the Festive Nutcracker LED Pre-lit Wreath, The Grinch Air Blown Inflatable, and the Nexgrill 30Q Turkey Fryer Package!

Congratulations Dale and thanks to all of those who were qualified, and don’t forget to check out East Tennessee Children’s Hospital’s Fantasy of Trees “Christmas in the Pines” this year at the Knoxville Convention Center from Nov. 23rd through 27th!

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Bengals stay hot, clip surging Titans 20-16

Bengals stay hot, clip surging Titans 20-16

Tee Higgins caught seven passes for 114 yards and scored the go-ahead touchdown early in the fourth quarter to lift the Cincinnati Bengals past the host Tennessee Titans 20-16 on Sunday in Nashville,

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Josh Jacobs, Raiders hope to run past Chargers

Josh Jacobs, Raiders hope to run past Chargers

Josh Jacobs deserved to be off his feet this week.Coming off a record-breaking performance and workload that likely aggravated his calf strain, Jacobs is expected to be back in uniform for the Las