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    Spring Football Preview: Tennessee

    TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS

    2011 SEC Football Schedule
    Schedule Breakdown With ESPN's Todd Blackledge
    Tony Barnhart's SEC Eastern Division Preview
    2010 Tennessee SEC Football Stats
    Download Tennessee 2010 Football Games

    QUICK FACTS
    Founded: 1794
    Enrollment: 27,523
    President: Dr. Jimmy Cheek (Texas A&M, ’69)
    Director of Athletics: Mike Hamilton (Clemson, ’85)
    Institutional / Athletics Website: www.utk.edu / www.utsports.com
    Stadium: Neyland (102,455)

    HISTORY
    First Year of Football: 1891
    Years Playing Football / Games Played: 114 / 1,182
    All-Time Overall Record: 789-340-53 (.690)
    All-Time Bowl Record: 25-24 (.510)

    COACHING STAFF
    Head Coach: Derek Dooley
         Alma Mater (Year): Virginia (1990)
         Record at School /Years: 6-7 (.462) / 1 Year
    Assistant Coaches (Alma Mater/Year/Responsibilities):
         Jim Chaney (Central Missouri State/1985/Offensive Coordinator/Running Backs)
         Justin Wilcox (Oregon/1999/Defensive Coordinator)
         Charlie Baggett (Michigan State/1976/Assistant Head Coach/Wide Receivers)
         Harry Hiestand (East Stroudsburg/1983/Offensive Line)
         Darin Hinshaw (Central Florida/1993/Quarterbacks)
         Terry Joseph (Northwestern State/1996/Defensive Backs/Recruiting Coordinator)
         Eric Russell (Idaho/1991/Tight Ends/Special Teams)
         Peter Sirmon (Oregon/1999/Linebackers)
         Lance Thompson (The Citadel/1987/Defensive Line)

    TEAM INFORMATION
    Basic Offense: Multiple
    Basic Defense: Multiple
    Letterwinners Returning:    46
         Offense:        17
         Defense:        27
         Specialists        2
    Letterwinners Lost:        17
         Offense:        7
         Defense:        8
         Specialists:        2

    *Starters Returning:    13 (7 offense/6 defense)
    Offense:       
    OT Dallas Thomas (6-5, 299, Jr.)
    OG Zach Fulton (6-5, 334, So.)
    C James Stone (6-3, 307, So.)
    OT Ja’Wuan James (6-6, 330, So.)
    QB Tyler Bray (6-6, 195, So.)
    TB Tauren Poole (5-10, 208, Sr.)
    FB Channing Fugate (6-1, 251, So.)

    Defense:       
    DT Malik Jackson (6-5, 262, Sr.)
    LB Herman Lathers (6-0, 219, Jr.)
    CB Marsalis Teague (5-10, 175, Jr.)
    CB Prentiss Waggner (6-2, 175, Jr.)
    SAF Brent Brewer (6-1, 207, So.)
    SAF Janzen Jackson (6-0, 180, Jr.)

    Starters Lost:        11 (4 offense /5 defense/2 specialists)
    Offense:       
    TE Luke Stocker (6-6, 253, Sr.)
    OG Jarrod Shaw (6-4, 331, Sr.)
    WR Gerald Jones (6-0, 195, Sr.)
    WR Denarius Moore (6-1, 194, Sr.)
        
    Defense:       
    DE Gerald Williams (6-3, 250, Sr.)
    NT Victor Thomas (6-3, 293, Sr.)
    DE Chris Walker (6-3, 245, Sr.)
    LB LaMarcus Thompson (6-1, 228, Sr.)
    LB Nick Reveiz (5-10, 224, Sr.)
        
    Specialists:       
    P Chad Cunningham (6-2, 210, Sr.)
    PK Daniel Lincoln (6-0, 210, Sr.)

    *-Specialists include kickers and punters only

    Returning 2010 Post-Season Honorees (Position/Name/2010):
    •    DB Janzen Jackson (2nd-team SEC Coaches All-SEC)
    •    DT Malik Jackson (2nd-team AP All-SEC)
    •    CB Prentiss Waggner (2nd-team AP All-SEC)
    •    RB Tauren Poole (Honorable Mention AP All-SEC)
    •    OL Ja’Wuan James (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    WR Justin Hunter (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    DL Jacques Smith (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    LB John Propst (1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)
    •    OL James Stone (1st-team Sporting News and FWAA Freshman All-America; 2nd-team Rivals.com Freshman All-America)