ESPNU to air documentary on Tennessee legend Johnny Majors on July 3
This summer, Tennessee coaching legend and College Football Hall of Famer Johnny Majors passed away at the age of 85.
Now, ESPNU is honoring him on the 1-month anniversary of his death with an hour-long documentary.
Per a release from Tennessee, former Vol players and coaches participated in the project, which will air on Friday, July 3:
“Johnny Majors: Straight Ahead,” an hour-long documentary celebrating the life and legacy of the late Tennessee legend and College Football Hall of Famer, will debut at 8 p.m. ET on Friday, July 3 on ESPNU and then re-air at noon ET on Sunday, July 5 on WVLT-TV Channel 8 in Knoxville.
Back in 2012, Tennessee retired No. 45 in honor of Majors. He went 116-62-6 as the Vols’ head coach and won 3 SEC titles.