KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Today’s daily Tennessee football podcast looks at Duke coach David Cutcliffe endorsing his old boss Phillip Fulmer for athletics director with the Vols. There’s also a lengthy discussion on Tennessee’s need to keep a deep pool of in-state players at home in 2018.
On Tuesday’s Rocky Talk Podcast, WMNL’s Josh Ward discusses Tennessee’s AD search with ESPN’s Chris Low and WMNL’s Jimmy Hyams.
Are there “too many cooks in the kitchen?” Who is wielding the power for the search? Is Fulmer still a true candidate?
Also on the docket…
* SEC Country’s Jesse Simonton joins the show and breaks down Butch Jones’ meeting with in-state prospects last weekend and his pitch to keep the best players at home in 2018. The junior crop could be the state’s deepest pool of talent ever.
* The latest injury news on Tennessee’s tumbling basketball team. Also, FoxSports’ Aaron Torres weighs in on the program’s recent struggles.
* An update on former Vol great Eric Berry’s contract situation with the Kansas City Chiefs.
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