Phillip Fulmer Named New UT Athletic Director

The University of Tennessee and Chancellor Beverly Davenport announced Friday afternoon that Tennessee legend Phillip Fulmer will replace John Currie as athletic director effective immediately. Fulmer moves to the position after serving as the special advisor to president Joe DiPietro for community, athletics and university relations for four months. Davenport opened up and apologized to…

Column: What Now For John Currie And Tennessee?

Well, that was fun. After a seven-hour cycle that started with Greg Schiano to Tennessee news and ended with fan backlash resulting in the deal being no more tonight, John Currie and Tennessee are left with a daunting question: What now? Tennessee’s fanbase made one thing loud and clear today: “We will be heard.” You’ve…

John Currie’s Thankful Thanksgiving Speech

John Currie, family, and Vol Nation are gathered in a large dining hall. The smell of turkey, sweet potatoes and all the fixin’s waft through the air. Currie stands at the head of the table, looking out at the smiling faces of the those gathered. “Dearest Family, before we dig into this most bountiful feast,…