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Trey Smith, who fought back from blood clots in his lungs to earn first-team All-SEC honors a year ago, says players want to play the season and their opinion should matter.
- Vols' Smith, who had lung issues, wants to play
- SEC unveils new foes for conference teams
- SEC protocols include masks for sideline coaches
- SEC adjusts start of football practices to Aug. 17
The SEC announced the opponents for every team in the league for the 2020 football season for it's 10-game conference-only schedule and the SEC Network crew of Dari Nowkhah and Chris Doering break it down. Then, the final callers of the week react to the release.
The SEC revealed each school's additional two league football games on Friday as the league gets set for a 10-game conference-only slate.
Coaches and players who are not competing in SEC football games will be required to wear a face mask or neck gaiter. Competing players must wear a neck gaiter during timeouts or when conferring with coaches on the sideline.
The SEC has pushed back the start of football practices from this Friday to Aug. 17, the conference announced Tuesday.
Bill Battle, a former Alabama athletic director and former Tennessee football head coach, says he expects to make "a full recovery" after being hospitalized with the coronavirus.
Misdemeanor charges of domestic assault and public intoxication against Tennessee defensive lineman Darel Middleton have been dismissed.
The SEC has joined the Big Ten and Pac-12 in moving to a conference-only schedule, which means some historic rivalry games against the ACC won't be played. What else does the league's decision mean?
The SEC presidents and chancellors on Thursday approved a 10-game, conference-only football schedule for the fall that begins on Sept. 26. The SEC title game is scheduled for Dec. 19.
The end of July was pegged as a target for making college football scheduling decisions, but don't be surprised if the remaining Power 5 conferences wait longer to announce their plans.
Clemson bolstered an already elite defensive line on Tuesday by landing a commitment from ESPN 300 defensive tackle Payton Page, who chose the Tigers over North Carolina and Tennessee.
Paul starts the show with the first calls of the day, and then welcomes in new Tennessee State AD and former UT football player, Dr. Mikki Allen. Allen talks about college athletes using their platforms for social justice and the prospects of playing college football this season.
Tennessee defensive lineman Emmit Gooden, who was featured on the Netflix series "Last Chance U," has been dismissed from the team following his arrest Thursday on a felony charge of aggravated domestic assault.
Tennessee tight end Austin Pope says he had surgery Thursday to repair a herniated disk in his back.
Tennessee has reported multiple positive results for COVID-19 after the university ran a batch of tests last week.