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B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT’s 2019 Regular Season

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT’s 2019 Regular Season

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – November 30, 2019) This doubles as the piece for the Vandy game, because honestly, there’s not much interesting to write here other than a bit of a coming out party for Eric Gray at the running back spot, at least for one week, featuring the second longest TD run in…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. Missouri

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. Missouri

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – November 22, 2019) Got it done. Could have been easier… a little sluggish out of the gates, but 24-20 and five wins out of the last six games. You’re playing in late December or early January. Here are my Big 6 Takeaways from the road win at Mizzou. NOT SHARP…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT @ Kentucky

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT @ Kentucky

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – November 9, 2019) What an odd game, but one that put the Tennessee Volunteers one win away from bowl eligibility with two to play. Jeremy Pruitt’s team has turned the season around, won four of its past five, competed in the one loss against Alabama on the road, and found…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. UAB

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. UAB

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – November 2, 2019) In a first half that finished 23-0, somehow the score was far less entertaining than it looked, and it doesn’t look that entertaining. It wasn’t exactly a barnburner as Tennessee celebrated homecoming with a victory over UAB, moving to 5-0 overall against the Blazers, who entered the…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. South Carolina

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. South Carolina

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – October 27, 2019) Well, the officials attempted to make it ugly and delay it and almost make it unwatchable at times, but the home team wouldn’t allow them to take away a victory. The Tennessee Volunteers came out on top in a game they knew they had to win and…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT @ Alabama

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT @ Alabama

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – October 20, 2019) Look… Tennessee showed up in Tuscaloosa as I thought in a best case scenario they might: as a team with nothing to lose that could play free, because the expectations were non-existent. An ugly game officiated by guys that wanted to be stars… an ugly game because…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. Mississippi State

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. Mississippi State

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – October 12, 2019) This was one the Vols had to win, it felt like they should win, and in fact, Tennessee did win. It was ugly, especially in the first half, with a multitude of interceptions on both sides, an injury to Brian Maurer, and a whole lot of defense,…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. Georgia

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. Georgia

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – October 5, 2019) When is a moral victory actually okay? Some of you would say never, but in the case of the Tennessee Volunteers, we’ve reached the point where the program is two years away from being two years away. Making the fan base believe them to merely be two…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. BYU

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from UT vs. BYU

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – September 7, 2019) Another week, another loss, last week’s unthinkable, this week’s… well, considering prior to the bomb pass that found a home due to a bafflingly brutal coverage breakdown the Vols had a 99.6% chance to win the game… …this week’s was also unthinkable. Folks, we’re at the bottom…more

Big 6 Blog: Big 6 Takeaways (TEN vs. VAN)

Big 6 Blog: Big 6 Takeaways (TEN vs. VAN)

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – November 24, 2018) Well, it’s over. By “it,” I mean Tennessee’s 2018 college football season. At 5-5, Jeremy Pruitt and his team had two opportunities at bowl eligibility and lost both in convincing fashion. Outside of the Florida performance, no two efforts were less impressive than last week at home…more

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B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 6

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 6

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – February 9, 2020) EPISODE 6: THE ONE WITH THE YIDDISH VAMPIRE The very end of the episode was predictable and was set-up throughout, but outside of that particular sequence, which was full-on tension and one heck of a cliffhanger, it was an episode that actually felt like a bit of…

Hot Country Knights to Headline Talladega Superspeedway’s Saturday Night Infield Concert, April 25

Hot Country Knights to Headline Talladega Superspeedway’s Saturday Night Infield Concert, April 25

Photo Credit: Jim Wright TALLADEGA, Ala. – Dedicated road warriors who have basically lived out of a van their entire existence, the Hot Country Knights is set to headline Talladega Superspeedway’s traditional Saturday Night Infield Concert on April 25, during the track’s spring triple-header weekend. The news coincides with this morning’s announcement behind the Knights 2020 ONE KNIGHT STAND TOUR that…

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 5

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 5

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 31, 2020) EPISODE 5: TEAR-DRINKER “Tell him to stop.” This brings me right back to Eddie Murphy’s classic Delirious special, talking of Poltergeist and the “get out” reaction from his family. “Too bad we can’t stay.” Pretty much. When Jeannie Anderson has that moment in her home in the…

Tennessee State University, Nashville Predators enter historic partnership for “$1 Million in 1 Month” Campaign

Tennessee State University, Nashville Predators enter historic partnership for “$1 Million in 1 Month” Campaign

Nashville, Tenn. (January 30, 2020) – Tennessee State University President Glenda Glover and Nashville Predators President and CEO Sean Henry announced today a long-term partnership beginning with the launch of the “$1 Million in 1 Month” campaign – a historic, first-of-its-kind fundraising goal that will combine TSU’s passion for education with the best fans in sports during…

Column: I thank Kobe as a basketball fan

Column: I thank Kobe as a basketball fan

Kobe is Gone. His Legacy Lives Forever. By: Madison Blevins (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) “Hearing the ball bounce. The feeling that you get when you make a great pass. Walking on the hardwood. Lacing up your sneakers… the whole game is just tremendous.” Kobe in high school when he was asked why he loved…

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 4

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 4

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 27, 2020) EPISODE 4: QUE VIERE EL COCO The Outsider is compelling. It’s a very good show. Usually when you read a sentence like that, there’s a “but” in the vicinity. Nope. I’m enjoying it. I thought it fitting to write bluntly and in quick strike fashion, matching Holly…

B6B: MOVIE REVIEW: The Gentlemen

B6B: MOVIE REVIEW: The Gentlemen

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 23, 2020) For the first time in a while, I was excited for a Guy Ritchie movie. It isn’t that everything he’s made in recent years has been trash, because that’s untrue. It’s more that I’ve left disappointed relative to my own walk-in expectations. Since Lock, Stock, and Two…

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