Stephen Hargis
Chattanooga Times Free Press

Knowing there is a lot of ground to make up in a short amount of time, new University of Tennessee football coach Butch Jones found an unusual way to make a big impression on Ridgeland High School's All-America safety Vonn Bell.

On the day of his only in-home visit, Jones brought his entire defensive staff to meet with Bell and his family Monday.

"It was a great visit with all the defensive staff and Coach Jones when they all came to my house," Bell said in a text late Monday night. "Coach Jones approached everything very good with my parents and me, and we're just fired up about the visit this weekend."

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