Tennessee lost some defenive line depth on Thursday.
Volunteers head coach Jeremy Pruitt said Wednesday that Quay Picou had left the team, but now it appears he has opted to leave Knoxville entirely.
It’s been a great 3 seasons playing in front of Vol nation. I will cherish the memories for a lifetime. After speaking with my family and lots of prayer I have decided to transfer..Thank you Vol Nation i will always love you. pic.twitter.com/aF4IlG6drf
— Quay Picou (@qpicou9) March 22, 2018
Fans shouldn’t be too worried though, the program signed six defensive linemen in its 2018 class.Picou played just three games his senior season. The switch to a 3-4 system means less defensive lineman on the line of scrimmage, but they’re also expected to take on and get through more blocks.
Picou played in just 6 games last year as a junior.
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