The NFL Draft is in the rearview mirror, and Tennessee football offseason coverage is set to dominate for the next two months. Caleb Calhoun and Dave Hooker had plenty to discuss for Off The Hook Sports’ Tuesday, April 2 podcast, though, include the 2024 draft, Vols in the transfer portal and other SEC schools. John Adams joined.
Is LSU on the rise? Could Alabama be declining?
Knoxville News Sentinel columnist John Adams discussed the state of the Tigers and the Crimson Tide relative to expectations this year and long-term recruiting. Could Brian Kelly surpass Nick Saban as the premiere coach of the SEC West, assuming the divisions remain, in the near future?
How far could Florida fall? Will Tennessee football take over East?
In addition to a potential changing of the guard in the SEC West, assuming the divisions remain, the SEC East could be changing too. John Adams discusses how NIL could ice out the Gators and whether or not the Georgia Bulldogs could also fall with their recent issues. Does that open the door for the Vols to take back over?
Who are the top Tennessee football 2024 NFL Draft prospects?
With the 2023 draft over, it’s time to look ahead to 2024. Which players from the Vols have the best chance at a longtime NFL career who would enter the draft in 2024. Will the results of the 2023 draft have any impact on the Vols who get drafted?
Joe Milton III’s draft potential
Most notable among 2024 NFL Draft picks from Tennessee football is new quarterback Joe Milton III, who is drawing comparisons to Anthony Richardson. What is his ceiling? Could he be a Cam Newton or Tee Martin in college? Will he be a better prospect than Hendon Hooker?
Two Tennessee football players enter transfer portal
Vols wide receiver Nigel Lanier and defensive back Cameron Miller have entered the portal. Is either a big loss for Josh Heupel’s program? What does Miller’s entry say about the Memphis pipeline into Rocky Top? Will that remain going forward, or does this damage it?
Alabama athletics hit with multiple issues
On Monday, Alabama Deputy Athletic Director Matt Self was arrested on a domestic violence charge, according to AL.com. Meanwhile, ESPN reports that Ohio has halted sports betting on Alabama baseball games due to suspicious activity. What is going on with the athletic department?