Vols Get Pep Talk From Former Coach Phil Fulmer

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 9/24/2013 8:10 pm

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee has received a pep talk from former coach Phillip Fulmer as it attempts to end a two-game skid.


Fulmer attended a Tennessee practice Tuesday for the first time since he stopped coaching the Volunteers after the 2008 season. Tennessee coach Butch Jones said Fulmer spoke to the team and added that "to have him back, I think, meant a lot to everyone."


Fulmer, who was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame last year, lettered as an offensive guard at Tennessee from 1969-71. He coached Tennessee to a 1998 national championship and went 152-52-1 at his alma mater before getting fired in 2008.


Tennessee (2-2) hosts South Alabama (2-1) on Saturday.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Vols Football Scoreboard
Vols Basketball Scoreboard
General Sports News
Welker hit with 4-game PED ban

The Denver Broncos will be without one of their offensive weapons to begin the 2014 NFL season, as the league informed the team Tuesday that slot receiver Wes Welker has been suspended four games for violating its policy on performance-enhancing substances.

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.