The 2015 college football off-season will officially begin next Wednesday with National Signing Day. High school recruits around the country will sign Letters of Intent that bind them to the school of their choosing. Middle Tennessee will bring a respectable class made up of 23 prospects that will add depth to a team on the …

Former Blackman High School running back I’Tavius Mathers announced on Thursday the he will be coming back to his hometown, starting classes on Tuesday. The Murfreesboro-native will enroll for the spring semester, but will have to sit out the 2015 season, per NCAA rules. The running back will be available for the 2016 season. Though …

Quarterbacks: Ryan Fitzpatrick, QB Houston Texans, 4.5 percent owned (ESPN) – Fitzpatrick had his best game as a pro on Sunday as he lit up the Titans secondary with 358 yards and six touchdowns. The nine-year vet has taken back his starting job after Ryan Mallett went down last Sunday, and never looked back. He …

The Tennessee Vols (5-6, 2-5 SEC) are set to take on the Vanderbilt Commodores (3-8, 0-7 SEC) at Dudley Field this Saturday at 3:00 p.m. CT on the SEC Network. This will mark the 109th all-time meeting between the two teams, with Tennessee leading the series 73-30-5. It’s been reiterated all week. One more win …

Quarterback: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Minnesota Vikings – In last week’s losing effort to the Green Bay Packers, Teddy Bridgewater had perhaps his best game as an NFL quarterback. The former Louisville Cardinal threw for 210 yards, two touchdowns and an interception. He also added 32 yards on the ground. Bridgewater hasn’t been the most consistent …

The Tennessee Vols (5-6, 2-5 SEC) will have to wait another week for bowl eligibility as they fell to the Missouri Tigers (9-2, 6-1 SEC) 29-21 at Neyland Stadium. The Tigers took the opening possession and drove all the way down the field, capping off the drive with a one-yard touchdown run by Marcus Murphy. …