By Jason Yellin
The Vol Network’s “Big Orange Hotline” radio show debuts for the 2015 season and will be carried live across the state of Tennessee from the patio at Dead End BBQ restaurant on Sutherland Avenue in Knoxville. Broadcast time is 7 p.m. Eastern and 6 p.m. Central.
The Vol Network’s Bob Kesling hosts the show and will be joined each week by former Vol quarterbacks Pat Ryan and Jeff Francis. Numerous special guests and former Vols will visit the restaurant and be on the show this season. Entering its eighth season, “Big Orange Hotline” is a weekly, one-hour, prime time Tennessee football preview and review show presented and hosted by Dead End BBQ.
Fans can call in and ask questions by dialing 1-800-688-8657 or Tennessee Verizon customers can dial #TENN. Fans are encouraged to check their local listings for a Vol Network affiliate in the area carrying “Big Orange Hotline.” The show can also be heard online at UTSports.com.
Dead End BBQ is an award-winning unique American neighborhood barbecue restaurant with two East Tennessee locations: 3612 Sutherland Avenue in Knoxville and 527 W. Broadway in Maryville.