Tennessee coach Butch Jones previews matchup against Oklahoma

Vols coach Butch Jones. (Getty Images)

Vols coach Butch Jones. (Getty Images)

Tennessee coach Butch Jones addressed the media during a press conference held on Monday. Jones and the No. 25-ranked Volunteers are coming off a season-opening, 59-30 victory over Bowling Green in Nashville.

Running backs Alvin Kamara and Jalen Hurd combined to rush for 267 yards and five touchdowns to lead Tennessee, which finished the game with 399 rushing yards.

Jones discussed the run game as well as other aspects of the Vols’ performance.

He also looked ahead to Tennessee’s home opener this weekend against No. 19 Oklahoma.

See the highlights of Jones’ presser below.

On the victory against Bowling Green:

On playing a turnover-free game:

On red zone efficiency:

On Bob Stoops and Oklahoma:

On improving the offensive line:

On the Vols’ defense:

On the Bowling Green defensive lineman playing dead on the field to stop the game after losing his shoe:

On class of 2015 5-star defensive tackle Khalil McKenzie, who has been sidelined with an injury:

On getting play-making receiver Marquez North more involved in the offense:


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