VIDEO: Butch Jones surprises Eli Wolf with scholarship

Tennessee tight end Eli Wolf (80) is seen during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Alabama Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, in Knoxville, Tenn. Alabama won 49-10. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — University of Tennessee tight end Eli Wolf received surprised during practice this week.

Head Coach Butch Jones surprised the former walk-on with a scholarship after he went up against his older brother Ethan during practice.

“I had the opportunity to award Eli Wolf a scholarship,” said Coach Jones. “He’s earned that playing for us and I can’t say enough about him and what he’s meant to our program. He’s very deserving.”

Wolf is from Minister, Ohio and is majoring in marketing.

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