Coaches are the story of the day on Off the Hook Sports’ Tuesday, Nov. 7 podcast. Caleb Calhoun and Dave Hooker discuss coaching blunders, compare Ryan Day to Phillip Fulmer and mention Butch Jones. The Tennessee Football backfield also made news along with the basketball Vols winning their first game of the year.
Is Tennessee Football backfield better than last year?
Given how Joe Milton III has progressed and the fact that Jaylen Wright is turning into a superstar-caliber running back, is there a case to make that Tennessee Football actually has a better backfield as a whole than it did at this time last year? Could that case potentially grow stronger as November progresses?
Dissecting Tennessee Football future with Nico Iamaleava?
What did Nico Iamaleava show while in the game at quarterback for Tennessee Football over the weekend? Are there any concerns? Since Cooper Mays was still starting at center for him, does that mean Josh Heupel and the Vols still haven’t found a replacement for the future?
Week 10 Football IQ
Florida Gators head coach Billy Napier completely mismanaging the end of regulation on a potential game-winning field goal headlines the dumbest decisions made by college football head coaches during Week 10. Napier, Missouri Tigers head coach Eli Drinkwitz and Deion Sanders all made the Football IQ list this time.
Is Ryan Day the new Phillip Fulmer?
Recent developments with the Michigan Wolverines sign-stealing scandal imply Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Ryan Day could have been involved, either directly or via a family member of associate. Is this similar to Tennessee Football head coach Phillip Fulmer turning in the Alabama Crimson Tide?
Butch Jones complains about fans
Former Tennessee Football head coach Butch Jones, now with the Arkansas State Red Wolves, called fan attendance “unacceptable” after his team beat the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns 37-17 on Saturday. Was he out of line? Should coaches ever complain about lack of fan support when it comes to their teams?
Basketball Vols win opener
Rick Barnes and Tennessee Basketball beat the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles 80-42 to begin the 2023-24 season Monday night. What stood out from that game? How much can we expect from the Lady Vols as they open the season Tuesday night against the Florida A&M Rattlers?