Why did Butch Jones get Fired from Tennessee?

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Butch Jones Hot Seat Status:
Fired from Tennessee on 11/13/2017

Butch Jones
Head Coach at Tennessee

4-5
(0.444%)
Last Game: W 24-10 Southern Mississippi



Butch Jones has Coached at Tennessee Since 2013
34-26
(0.567%)

Grading Tennessee Football
2013
B
5-7
2014
A-
7-6
2015
A
9-4
2016
A-
9-4
2017
C-
4-5


Butch Jones’s Coaching History
2017 Tennessee Season 4-5
2016 Tennessee Season 9-4
2015 Tennessee Season 9-4
2014 Tennessee Season 7-6
2013 Tennessee Season 5-7
2012 Cincinnati Season 10 – 3
Alma Mater: Ferris State

True Hiring Score (THS)
78/100

*Butch Jones’s hot seat conversations start around 70
Butch Jones was preceeded by Derek Dooley at Tennessee 4.8 seasons ago

Butch Jones Career Coaching Record
84-53
(0.613%)
See the Butch Jones Coaching Tree Below

2017 Tennessee Football Season: 4-5 (Expected: 10.5 wins | Grade: C-)

-5
Week 11 W 24-10 Southern Mississippi
-20
Week 10 L 29-26 Kentucky
0
Week 9 L 45-7 Alabama
15
Week 8 L 15-9 South Carolina
30
Week 7 Bye
30
Week 6 L 41-0 Georgia
55
Week 5 W 17-13 Massachusetts
50
Week 4 L 26-20 Florida
72
Week 3 W 42-7 Indiana State
70
Week 2 W 42-41 Georgia Tech
50
Week 1 Bye

2016 Tennessee Football Season: 9-4 (Expected: 8.9 wins | Grade: A-)

150
W 38-24 Nebraska in the Music City Bowl
150
Week 14 Did not play for Conference Championship
150
Week 13 L 45-34 Vanderbilt
225
Week 12 W 63-37 Missouri
200
Week 11 W 49-36 Kentucky
190
Week 10 W 55-0 Tennessee Tech
190
Week 9 L 24-21 South Carolina
225
Week 8 Bye
225
Week 7 L 49-10 Alabama
275
Week 6 Bye
275
Week 5 W 34-31 Georgia
200
Week 4 W 38-28 Florida
100
Week 3 W 28-19 Ohio
95
Week 2 W 45-24 Virginia Tech
65
Week 1 W 20-13 Appalachian State

2015 Tennessee Football Season: 9-4 (Expected: 6.5 wins | Grade: A)

175
W 45-6 Northwestern in the Outback bowl
110
Week 15 Bye
110
Week 14 Bye
110
Week 13 W 53-28 Vanderbilt
110
Week 12 W 19-8 Missouri
100
Week 11 W 24-0 North Texas
100
Week 10 W 27-24 South Carolina
70
Week 9 W 52-21 Kentucky
25
Week 8 L 19-14 Alabama
50
Week 7 Bye
50
Week 6 W 38-31 Georgia
-100
Week 5 L 24-20 Arkansas
-90
Week 4 L 28-27 Florida
10
Week 3 W 55-10 Western Carolina
10
Week 2 L 31-24 Oklahoma
17
Week 1 W 59-30 Bowling Green State

2014 Tennessee Football Season: 7-6 (Expected: 6.19 wins | Grade: A-)

W 45-28 Iowa
Week 15 Did not play for Conference Championship
Week 14 W 24-17 Vanderbilt
Week 13 L 29-21 Missouri
Week 12 W 50-16 Kentucky
Week 11 Bye
Week 10 W 45-42 South Carolina
Week 9 L 34-20 Alabama
Week 8 L 34-3 Mississippi
Week 7 W 45-10 Chattanooga
Week 6 L 10-9 Florida
Week 5 L 35-32 Georgia
Week 4 Bye
Week 3 L 34-10 Oklahoma
Week 2 W 34-19 Arkansas State
Week 1 W 38-7 Utah State
Butch Jones’s True Hiring Score: 78/100

2016 Tennessee Football Season: 9-4 (Expected: 8.9 wins | Grade: A-)

Butch Jones’s 2016 Tennessee Recruiting Class: Ranked 14 (Last year’s 2015 Tennessee Class: 4)
2016 Tennessee Season 9-4

2015 Tennessee Football Season: 9-4 (Expected: 6.5 wins | Grade: A)

Butch Jones’s 2015 Tennessee Recruiting Class: Ranked 4 (Last year’s 2014 Tennessee Class: 7)
2015 Tennessee Season 9-4

2014 Tennessee Football Season: 7-6 (Expected: 6.19 wins | Grade: A-)

Butch Jones’s 2014 Tennessee Recruiting Class: Ranked 7 (Last year’s 2013 Tennessee Class: 24)
2014 Tennessee Season 7-6

2013 Tennessee Football Season: 5-7 (Expected: 5.4 wins | Grade: B)

Butch Jones’s 2013 Tennessee Recruiting Class: Ranked 24 (Last year’s 2012 Cincinnati Class: 51)
2013 Tennessee Season 5-7

2012 Tennessee Football Season: 5-7

Butch Jones’s 2016 Tennessee Recruiting Class: Ranked 51
2012 Cincinnati Season 10 – 3

Butch Jones has been the Head Coach at Tennessee for 4.8 Seasons




The Butch Jones Coaching Tree


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    admin

    September 8, 2014

    Coach Butch Jones talks about his 2-0 start and the progress his Tennessee Volunteers are making as a national powerhouse.

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    Eric D.

    July 23, 2014

    Coach Butch Jones is definitely not on the hot seat but it will be interesting to see how many seasons he could go winning 5 games and still not be considered on the hot seat. I think we’ll get 6 in 2013 and at least it’d show an improvement. 2014 will be our year though!

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