- Dave Hooker, Reporter, RecruitingNation
Rebuilding Tennessee, and in particular Tennessee recruiting, will be challenging. Butch Jones could use the help.
Via legacies, he's getting it.
In an unusual coincidence, the Volunteers have a handful of prospects with strong ties to the football program. Just recently, Tennessee picked up commitments from ESPN Watch List defensive back Todd Kelly Jr. from Knoxville (Tenn.) Webb and receiver Neiko Creamer from Elkton (Md.) Eastern Christian. Kelly's father, Todd Kelly, was a standout defensive lineman for the Vols in the early 1990s. Creamer's father, Andre Creamer, was a defensive back for the Vols in the '80s.
But wait. There's more.