Knoxville Radio: Vol rumor mill churns into bye week

Friday, Twitter was buzzing with rumors about the Vols. At WNML Sports radio, so were the phone lines.

Will West hosts Sports 180, and says the Tennessee rumor mill has been out of control.

“It has, and frankly, it’s been irresponsible,” he said.

Three big claims dominated social media. 10News is addressing these claims as part of its Verify project, which seeks not to spread false statements, but to help people separate truth from fiction.

FALSE: Butch Jones Arrest Rumor  

The first, we can say right off the bat, appears to be false. A message board post on 247Sports claimed Butch Jones was arrested for DUI.

Read more and see the video report on WBIR.Com

 

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