University of Tennessee

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New Rutgers Athletic Director Denies Allegations Of Past Abuse

Julie Hermann was tapped for AD after a scandal surrounding the Rutgers men’s basketball head coach led to several firings.

05/26/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Governor Chris Christie Plans To Speak With Rutgers Officials Over Hermann

The Hermann problem has popped up when many thought the worst was over, and that the Rutgers athletic department could start focusing on its move to the Big Ten in 2014.

05/26/2013

Joey Clinkscales (Credit: Jets.com)

Raiders Reportedly Add Jets VP Of College Scouting Joey Clinkscales

Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and Joey Clinkscales were college teammates at the University of Tennessee and are said to be lifelong friends. The Jets hoped to keep Clinkscales in the organization, league sources said.

05/09/2012

Erik Ainge (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Jets’ Ainge Recounts Drug Addiction, Bipolar Disorder

Erik Ainge has been on a tumultuous journey — marked by years of drug and alcohol abuse — from the University of Tennessee all the way to the NFL as the Jets’ 2008 fifth-round draft pick. But now, he’s here: A recovering drug addict with bipolar disorder.

WFAN–04/07/2011