Question:

Why is the U.T. Knoxville's football stadium called Neyland Stadium?

Answer:

In 1962, the stadium was renamed Neyland Stadium in honor of former athletic director and coach General Robert Neyland. Neyland, the man credited with making the Vols a national football power, coached the team from 1926–1952.

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