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Lady Vols to host No. 13 Kentucky Sunday

Lady Vols to host No. 13 Kentucky Sunday

The Southeastern Conference has announced a revised schedule for women’s basketball games to be played on January 24 as a result of game postponements during the 2021 season due to the impact of COVID-19.

Hoops Preview #6 Tennessee at Florida

Hoops Preview #6 Tennessee at Florida

The sixth-ranked Tennessee basketball team returns to action for a Tuesday night showdown with conference rival, Florida. Tipoff from the O’Connell Center is slated for 7 p.m. ET on ESPN.

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Alabama QB Mac Jones wins Manning Award

Alabama QB Mac Jones wins Manning Award

Alabama’s Mac Jones on Tuesday was named the winner of the 2020 Manning Award, presented to the nation’s top quarterback.The redshirt junior guided the No. 1 Crimson Tide (13-0) to the College Foot

Reports: Tennessee to fire coach Jeremy Pruitt

Reports: Tennessee to fire coach Jeremy Pruitt

Tennessee will fire football coach Jeremy Pruitt, according to multiple reports Monday.His dismissal will come amid an investigation into potential recruiting violations. Earlier this month, Tennes

 

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Braves great Phil Niekro passes away at 81

Braves great Phil Niekro passes away at 81

Hall of Famer Phil Niekro, 81, died in his sleep overnight, the Atlanta Braves announced in a statement on Sunday.Niekro had battled cancer, but a cause of death was not reported.”We are heartbr

Ozuna first from NL to win DH of Year award

Ozuna first from NL to win DH of Year award

The Atlanta Braves’ Marcell Ozuna made history on Friday, becoming the first player from the National League to win the Edgar Martinez Outstanding Designated Hitter Award.The 30-year-old Ozuna, tra

Braves sign Morton to one-year, $15M deal

Braves sign Morton to one-year, $15M deal

The Atlanta Braves signed free agent starting pitcher Charlie Morton to a one-year, $15 million deal on Tuesday.The deal for Morton, 37, is the largest free agent pact so far this offseason with mo

Braves sign LHP Smyly to one-year, $11M deal

Braves sign LHP Smyly to one-year, $11M deal

The Atlanta Braves picked up free agent starting pitcher Drew Smyly on Monday, signing the lefty to a one-year, $11 million deal.The 31-year-old Smyly went 0-1 in seven games (five starts) for the

Braves’ Freeman wins NL MVP in landslide vote

Braves’ Freeman wins NL MVP in landslide vote

The blow of just missing out on the World Series was softened a bit for Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman after he was selected the National League’s Most Valuable Player on Thursday.In

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TN Job Fair – Are You Hiring

TN Job Fair – Are You Hiring

TENNESEE VIRTUAL JOB FAIR February 1st – February 28th Are you hiring? We’re hosting a virtual job fair and can help you fill positions with qualified candidates.

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Lamar Jackson runs into NFL record book

Lamar Jackson runs into NFL record book

Quarterback Lamar Jackson etched his name in the NFL record book while leading the Baltimore Ravens to a 20-13 win over the host Tennessee Titans in an AFC wild-card game on Sunday in Nashville, Tenn.

Lamar Jackson rushes Ravens past Titans

Lamar Jackson rushes Ravens past Titans

Lamar Jackson rushed for a touchdown en route to recording his first NFL playoff win in the Baltimore Ravens’ 20-13 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday in Nashville, Tenn.Jackson completed

Rush offenses collide as Titans host Ravens

Rush offenses collide as Titans host Ravens

In a quarterback-driven league, Derrick Henry is unlikely to win Most Valuable Player.But the Tennessee Titans’ running back is perhaps the most feared player out there, as the Baltimore Ravens fou

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Report: WR Corey Coleman suspended six games

Report: WR Corey Coleman suspended six games

Free-agent wide receiver Corey Coleman has been suspended six games by the NFL for violating its performance-enhancing drug policy, the NFL Network announced Tuesday.Coleman, 26, was released by th