KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Vol fans, it looks like #CheckerNeyland will make a comeback for Tennessee football‘s primetime matchup against the Ole Miss Rebels and former UT coach Lane Kiffin.
UT Athletic Director Danny White tweeted the announcement following a request from a Twitter account named CheckerNeyland with the subtle appeal, “sup.” That’s when White responded with, “Alright I’m in. Go ahead and text your buddies #VolNation. This Saturday we #CheckerNeyland.”
Find your tickets and check your section to see if you’re wearing white or orange for the Vols’ big contest against the Rebels.
Vols record when checkering Neyland
- 2014: 10-9 loss to Florida
- 2015: 31-24 loss to Oklahoma
- 2016: 38-28 win against Florida
- 2017: 41-0 loss to Georgia
The Vols will seek to boost that record come Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. against the Kiffin-led Rebels.