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Knoxville (WVLT) - You're going to see more changes inside Neyland stadium on gameday saturday.
One big change is the new LED screens around the stadium.
There are over 600 feet of ribbon signs.
You'll see cheer messages, and ads on them.
Also, the stadium's brand new turf is ready to go.
It's a bermuda grass.
Thursday, Volunteer TV is live at market square for the University of Tennessee's first-ever big-orange blast, football pep rally.
It's from 6:00pm-10:00pm and the entertainment is free.
Coach Fulmer, the pep-band, cheerleaders, even some players will be present.
You'll get to hear Kimberly Ainge, Erik's sister sing, along with Waycross and Jason D. Williams.
If you can't make-it, catch it live on Volunteer TV and it will be streamed right here on volunteertv.com.
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