Tennessee got some unexpected great news on Friday following Michigan five-star defensive tackle Aubrey Solomon’s announcement that he was heading to Knoxville to continue his career with the Vols.
Solomon made the declaration in a note posted on Twitter and Tennessee’s official football account later confirmed the program’s much-needed addition on defense. Coupled with well-established momentum during the Early Signing Period with a Top 20 class nationally per the 247Sports Composite, Tennessee’s offseason has been quite eventful thus far.
Jeremy Pruitt and Co. are hoping to add a couple more players to this 2019 haul, including yet-to-announce four-star Quavaris Crouch. The Vols are the Crystal Ball leader for the elite playmaker out of Charlotte.
There’s noticeable buzz first surrounding Solomon’s decision. Here’s some of the hot takes following Friday’s news: