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Sport Alabama DC Jeremy Pruitt named head coach at Tennessee

22:46  07 december  2017
22:46  07 december  2017 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Jeremy Pruitt (born May 28, 1974) is the head coach of the Tennessee Volunteers football team. He previously served as the defensive coordinator at Alabama (2016–2017), Georgia (2014–2015)

Tennessee has hired Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt as its head coach , the school announced Thursday. Tennessee had thrown around multiple names for their head coaching job, including ESPN color analyst Jon Gruden and Washington State head coach Mike Leach.

Tennessee has hired Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt as its head coach, the school announced Thursday.

Pruitt has served as defensive coordinator at Alabama since 2016. He also served as defensive coordinator at Georgia from 2014-15.

Jeremy Pruitt reportedly gets six-year deal from Tennessee

  Jeremy Pruitt reportedly gets six-year deal from Tennessee Tennessee appears to finally have a new head coach, and it’s one Vols fans won’t protest. Multiple reports on Wednesday night said that Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt has accepted the Tennessee head coaching job. Football Scoop reported that Pruitt is getting a six-year deal.

Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt ’s deal to be the next head coach at Tennessee is all set, sources tell SI. Pruitt is expected to receive a Expect Pruitt to hire his old Alabama roommate Will Friend, now the offensive coordinator at Colorado State, as his O-line coach at Tennessee .

Tennessee 's football coaching search could be over if former Alabama player and current DC Jeremy Pruitt accepts reported job offer. Former Tennessee player and current Auburn defensive coordinator Kevin Steele has been considered the favorite for the job since Phillip Fulmer was named

Since taking over as the leading man for the Crimson Tide defense, Alabama has ranked first (2017) and second (2016) in total defense.

Tennessee had thrown around multiple names for their head coaching job, including ESPN color analyst Jon Gruden and Washington State head coach Mike Leach. But after athletics director John Currie reportedly had a deal in place with Leach, the school fired Currie and handed the coaching search over to new interim AD and former Vols head coach Phillip Fulmer.

Fulmer then moved on to hiring Pruitt. The Alabama DC still has some things to iron out in his contract. He will also continue to coach the Crimson Tide defense in the College Football Playoff.

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The Alabama defensive coordinator won't be a sure thing in Knoxville, but if anyone is ready for the unique pressures of Tennessee And hiring Pruitt is a risk. He has never been a head coach at any level, and it’s impossible to know how a person will handle CEO duties until he has to perform them.

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