Patrick Brown has been the University of Tennessee beat writer since January 2011.
A native of Memphis, Brown graduated from UT in May of 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Electronic Media and worked at the Knoxville News Sentinel for two years on the sports editorial staff and as a freelance contributor. If it’s the NBA, the NFL or SEC football and basketball, he’s probably reading about it or watching it on TV.
Contact him at 423-757-6273.
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KNOXVILLE — Jalen Hurd gritted his teeth and tilted his head in a gesture of doubt.
KNOXVILLE — Had the fourth quarter gone differently for Tennessee's defensive line, Steve Stripling's answers on Wednesday might have been different.
KNOXVILLE — The University of Tennessee athletic department posted a surplus of $60,880 for the 2013-14 fiscal year, according to figures the department released on Wednesday afternoon.
KNOXVILLE -- The orange sleeve protecting Justin Worley's right elbow is more than a fashion statement.
KNOXVILLE -- It all began with a Google search and some photoshopping.
KNOXVILLE -- With its front seven again focusing on whoever was lined up at tailback, Tennessee's secondary found itself on some islands for a second straight game.
It'll culminate Saturday afternoon with what should be an impressive visual display that came about through a grassroots movement largely driven by social media.
KNOXVILLE -- The nation-leading 22 true freshmen who have played for Tennessee through four games this football season were in the third grade the last time the Volunteers beat SEC East rival Florida.
KNOXVILLE -- Tennessee is relying on a handful of the defensive additions from its touted 2014 recruiting class to provide help primarily on special teams this season.
KNOXVILLE -- Tennessee freshman linebacker Dillon Bates will miss the rest of the season after tearing the labrum in his shoulder in the Volunteers' loss at Georgia on Saturday.