BREAKING: Tennessee dismisses senior WR Pig Howard
Tennessee wide receiver Pig Howard, who has been limited this season due to injury, has been dismissed from the program coach Butch Jones announced Wednesday.
Official word is due to a “violation of team rules.”
Here's a shocker from Butch Jones' Wednesday press conference: senior WR Pig Howard has been dismissed from the program
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The Orlando, Florida native caught one pass for 12 yards this season.
He’s fought through off-the-field issues throughout his career in Knoxville. He took a leave of absence from the team prior to the 2014 season to deal with “personal circumstances” and returned for fall camp.
As a sophomore in 2013, he led the Vols with three touchdown receptions.