Chapter Spotlight: Benton County

Trey Teague, former UT and NFL football player, was the guest speaker during the September alumni meeting. While at Tennessee, Teague played center for Peyton Manning and was team captain. In 1997, he was the starting center for the SEC Championship Team.

Former Vol football standout and NFL player Trey Teague (Knoxville ’98) spoke to dozens of alums at the Benton County chapter annual meeting in Camden in September. Along with the event, alumni prepared and served dinner to the needy as a community outreach effort. Teague, a Jackson native who played for the Denver Broncos, Buffalo Bills and New York Jets, talked about his days of playing football as a small boy until he retired from the NFL. Back in his hometown, Teague does consulting and development for hunting, fishing and recreational properties.