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Ford bringing 'athleticism' to Vols' D-line

Marques Ford attacks quarterbacks for East Bay High in Florida. Now, the Scout three-star plans to do the same for the Volunteers.

Bringing down the opposing team's quarterback got that much simpler for Tennessee. Second-year coach Butch Jones accepted the verbal commitment of Marques Ford during the second "Orange Carpet Day" event of the summer. Ford told InsideTennessee that the "coaching staff and the facilities and the academics" are what attracted him the most to becoming a Volunteer. "It's rising...

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