|Peyton Manning. Image via 247Sports.com.|
Peyton Manning is giving Tennessee fans with nothing but shattered dreams up on Rocky Top. The former Tennessee and NFL quarterback legend shot down more delusional than usual rumors that he would joining Volunteers head coach Butch Jones coaching staff for the 2016 college football season.
Speaking at Middle Tennessee Sports Awards on Thursday night, Manning put the kibosh on the coaching rumors, apparently not just for the 2016 season, but for good.
Peyton Manning: "No I will not be coaching QBs at Tennessee, but I'll be the biggest #Vols fan this year" #MTSA2016— Austin Stanley (@AustinStanley81) May 27, 2016
Peyton Manning on becoming a coach: I do not see myself coaching. I will not be a coach.— Jared Stallman (@JaredStillman) May 27, 2016
Tennessee fans will just have to go back to dwelling on Jon Gruden becoming the next Vols head coach.
(via Saturday Down South)