"We were sick. We were ill." Butch Jones understands that he took over a beleaguered program when he replaced Derek Dooley prior to the 2013 season. The Vols—once perennial contenders for the SEC East title — hadn't been to a bowl game...Show More Summary
Dez Bryant went on Twitter Monday to confirm reports that he plans to hold out of training camp and is prepared to miss regular season games if he doesn’t get a long-term contract before Wednesday’s deadline for franchise tagged players to sign them. The Cowboys haven’t seemed too worried about the possibility of Bryant following…
It's a new era in Knoxville. The disappointing tenures of Lane Kiffin and Derek Dooley are well in the past. Butch Jones has the Tennessee Volunteers once again recruiting with the best of the best in the SEC. And based on the whoopin'...Show More Summary
Troy Fleming, Al Wilson and Corey Larkins did not play for the former head coach, but they have strong words anyway. Derek Dooley's stint as Tennessee's head coach is the kind Volunteer fans would very much like to forget. Equal parts...Show More Summary
Recruiting under former Tennessee coach Derek Dooley was never particularly rewarding, but there have been few clunker classes bigger than his final full haul in 2012. Even though a few of the players still have eligibility remaining,...Show More Summary
Tennessee head coach Butch Jones is entering his second season at the helm on Rocky Top, and with that comes a jump in expectations. Jones already did something that his predecessor Derek Dooley was unable to do, when he notched a signature win over No. Show More Summary
After eight seasons at Boise State, the million-dollar question about Chris Petersen is a familiar one: Can he repeat his success at the next level? Does a fruitful run at a WAC/Mountain West program foreshadow glory at a Pac -12 school,...Show More Summary
IRVING, Texas -- Along the sidelines at several games, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is seen yelling. He's always yelling it seems, but he's not being loud for the sake of it. His passion, Cowboys' players and coaches say,Show More Summary
The Tennessee football program already was teetering on the brink of making a coaching move when Missouri rolled into Knoxville last year. A four-overtime, 51-48 victory by the Tigers put yet another nail in Derek Dooley's ultimate big orange coffin. Show More Summary
After catching just two passes for 22 yards all afternoon, Cowboys WR Dez Bryant unloaded on WR coach Derek Dooley and QB Tony Romo.
The Cowboys took a 13-7 lead over the Lions late in the third quarter, but Dallas receiver Dez Bryant was not happy. Bryant flipped out on the sideline, screaming at quarterback Tony Romo as well as receivers coach Derek Dooley and anyone else who crossed his path. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett tried to get Bryant…
Win or lose, this will be the story in Dallas.
The days of Lane Kiffin trumpeting moral victories against the SEC's elite are over. So are Derek Dooley's days of no meaningful victories. Butch Jones' Tennessee Vols finally broke through with a win over a ranked opponent last week against South Carolina. Show More Summary
The Tennessee Vols had to replace virtually their entire passing offense and revamp their historically inept defense following Derek Dooley's final season. Now, sitting at 3-3 midway through 2013, the Vols are exactly where most figured they'd be under first-year coach Butch Jones. Show More Summary
Since he arrived on campus last December, Butch Jones has done almost everything right off the field in rebuilding Tennessee's football program. From repairing dilapidated recruiting relationships in the wake of Derek Dooley's tenure...Show More Summary
Tennessee head football coach Butch Jones, by all accounts, has been a big hit on Rocky Top since his arrival in Knoxville after the firing of Derek Dooley. His incoming 2014 recruiting class is ranked tops in the nation by some, heShow More Summary
The University of Tennessee is contractually obligated to throw away a lot of money on Derek Dooley over the next four years, and that makes it easy for Dooley to pick and choose what he does with himself. Dooley was fired as Tennessee’s head coach at the end of the 2012 season, and he had…
On Monday, the Cowboys announced that former University of Tennessee coach Derek Dooley is the new wide receivers coach. They moved former receivers coach Jimmy Robinson to a senior consultant role.
The Dallas Cowboys have filled yet another position on their coaching staff. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Cowboys have hired former University of Tennessee head coach Derek Dooley to coach the wide receiver position. Dooley was fired by Tennessee after three years as head coach of the Volunteers. Tennessee’s record declined in each…
Former Tennessee head coach Derek Dooley had perhaps the best description of how Alabama recruits under current head coach Nick Saban in the week leading up to the matchup between the two teams in 2012 in Knoxville. "They draft, we recruit," Dooley said according to AL.com. Show More Summary