Duke coach David Cutcliffe withdrew his name from consideration for the Tennessee head coaching job.
Will Muschamp, Texas' defensive coordinator and head coach-in-waiting, has turned down a lucrative offer to be Tennessee's next head coach, sources close to the situation told ESPN.com.
Both a protege and nemesis of Phillip Fulmer said they are not interested in succeeding the lame-duck Tennessee coach.
Duke has offered the university's head coaching job to Tennessee offensive coordinator David Cutcliffe, a Knoxville newspaper reported.
From Tennessee's offensive surge to LSU's receivers to Joe Tereshinski taking over at Georgia, ESPN.com runs through all the important story lines in the SEC.
Tennessee quarterback Erik Ainge has undergone a transformation under coordinator David Cutliffe. Whether that makeover will be sustained over the course of the year is another question.
Armed with a rejuvenated Erik Ainge and David Cutcliffe's play calling, Tennessee looked like Tennessee again, writes Mark Schlabach.
A look at what questions were answered and what problems linger heading into the fall.
With spring practices kicked off, our SEC notebook addresses the big questions for each team.
David Cutcliffe is back in his old job at Tennessee with the task of reviving the Volunteers' lackluster offense.
From Alabama's chance for redemption to Kentucky's secret weapon, the SEC is covered here.
Eli Manning leads a potent Ole Miss offense, but the defense needs to improve for the Rebels to have a chance at the SEC West.