KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Today’s daily Tennessee football podcast talks 5-star defensive end LaBryan Ray (James Clemons, Ala.) and the latest on the Vols final visitor weekend before National Signing Day.
On Friday’s Rocky Talk podcast, WMNL’s Josh Ward and SEC Country’s Jesse Simonton discuss Ray’s in-home visit with Vols coaches on Thursday evening.
Head coach Butch Jones, defensive coordinator Bob Shoop and others met with Ray extensively on Thursday, hoping to position Tennessee for a sterling signing day surprise. Ray, the nation’s No. 26 overall prospect per the 247Sports composite, will visit Florida this weekend, but a final decision will made between Alabama, the favorite, and Tennessee on NSD.
They also chat about this weekend’s visitors, including 3-star receiver Jordan Pouncey of Winter Park (Fla.).
Finally, they preview Tennessee’s basketball game against Kansas State on Saturday (2 p.m., ESPN2), with comments from sophomore forward Admiral Schofield. Former UT quarterback Josh Dobbs also discusses his week of practice at the Senior Bowl. Dobbs was named the starter for the South on Thursday.
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