The Vols were known for their stability at head coach during Phillip Fulmer's tenure (1992-2008). However, since Fulmer stepped down in 2008, it's been a revolving door at head coach for Tennessee as Jones was the third coach in that span.
Tennessee joins Florida and Ole Miss as SEC schools that will be looking for a new head coach.
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The Vols named defensive line coach Brady Hoke the interim head coach. Tennessee hosts No. 24 LSU on Nov. 11 and Vanderbilt on Nov. 25 to end the season.