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Vols fighting foes for Vol State's No. 1 WR

Van Jefferson

The coaching staff in Knoxville continues to grind to keep "Wide Receiver U" fittingly names. Sign in to get inside the recruitment of electric pass-catcher and Scout four-star Van Jefferson.

BEAVERTON, Ore. — Can Tennessee get the top-rated in-state wide receiver to sign with the Volunteers for the fourth time in five years? That answer could be right around the corner as Van Jefferson said Tuesday that a birthday declaration on July 26 is possible. The 6-foot-2 1/2, 172-pounder says he “definitely” wants to be a committed player before Ravenwood (Tenn.) High School kicks off its... Recommended Stories