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The book that drives Butch Jones and the Vols


The Energy Bus is a book that has been read by countless coaches. Butch Jones is one coach in particular that has taken the message to heart.

Jones introduced the book, authored by Jon Gordon, to the team over the summer and explained to them that the book emphasizes all of the traits that he wants his players to embody.

"Everything is about having positive energy and having positive energy around your team, your football program and the mind controls everything. It controls the controllables, so I thought it was very fitting for this football team."

Jones even asked each player to choose an "Energy Bus Word" for themselves, and here in this clip, the players share the word that stood out to them and how they've taken the messages in Jones' favorite book to heart.