General Neyland statue unveiled today

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The University of Tennessee unveiled the statue of General Robert Neyland on campus today.

The likeness of the legendary UT coach is over eight feet tall and rests at the intersection of Peyton Manning Pass and Phillip Fulmer Way.

Those in attendance included Phillip Fulmer, Johnny Majors, Jim Haslam, Herky Payne, and more.

The unveiling preceded the Volunteer's homecoming game against Mississippi. That game can be seen on WVLT at Noon tomorrow.

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