Ryan Wilusz, Knoxville News Sentinel

Ryan Wilusz

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville, TN, United States

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Recent:
  • Knoxville News Sentinel
Past:
  • The Tennessean
  • North Jersey News
  • The Daily Advertiser
  • USA TODAY
  • wusa9
  • Daily News Journal

Recent articles by Ryan:

3,402 Moon Pies was Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs' reward for the Vols beating UTC

Knox Mayor Glenn Jacobs, who won the 24/7 Championship as Kane this week on WWE Raw, accepted 3,402 Moon Pies as a reward for the Vols beating Chattanooga. → Read More

The viral UT shirt was repped on live TV by a WWE wrestler who played ball at Florida

WWE superstar and former University of Florida football player Titus O'Neil repped a bullied fourth grader's UT shirt design on live TV from Knoxville. → Read More

Kane, aka Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs, drops in on WWE Raw at Thompson-Boling Arena

The segment also featured Carmella and R-Truth, WWE’s current 24/7 champion. → Read More

The city wants you to help reduce emissions 80% — here's how to do it and save money, too

The city announced last month that it wants you to help lower Knoxville's community greenhouse gas emissions 80% by 2050. → Read More

In 1958, Tennessee's loss to Chattanooga caused a massive riot in Knoxville

In 1958, goal posts were torn down, officers were injured, arrests were made. It was a flash point situation on the field and outside the stadium. → Read More

Chattanooga is the superior school heading into its game against UT — change my mind

It's obvious that people in Chattanooga like to live rough. And it’s that pure nastiness that gives the Mocs their advantage against the Vols. → Read More

Anti-bullying lesson from boy's UT shirt inspires Pennsylvania school's 'Sea of Orange'

A Florida boy bullied over his homemade UT shirt inspired Pennsylvania students to wear orange and stand up against bullying. → Read More

He's getting more than his shirt printed — UT just offered the bullied boy a scholarship

A boy bullied over his homemade shirt supporting UT could become a Vol, himself, after the university announced it will give him a scholarship. → Read More

Bullied boy's 'jaw dropped,' website crashed due to people wanting to wear his UT design

The same hand-drawn University of Tennessee shirt design a Florida boy was bullied for crashed a website this weekend with support from Vol Nation. → Read More

With the 'now open' sign still up, Space Head closes in Market Square

A sign hangs in the window of Space Head — the newest Market Square restaurant — to let people know it is closed after opening just two months prior. → Read More

Honeymoon couple buys (probably) the first beers at Neyland Stadium

Sean and Chatney Turner are an Indiana couple on their honeymoon. They also probably bought the first beers sold at Neyland Stadium. → Read More

What beers, seltzers, wines and malt beverages are available at Neyland Stadium?

The University of Tennessee is now offering beer and other types of alcohol during Tennessee Vols football games at Neyland Stadium. Here's the menu. → Read More

The story just got better — VolShop is selling a shirt with bullied boy's design

The Florida boy who received a package from UT after students made fun of his homemade Vols shirt is now having his hand-sketched design printed. → Read More

The story just got better — VolShop is selling a shirt with bullied boy's design

The Florida boy who received a package from UT after students made fun of his homemade Vols shirt is now having his hand-sketched design printed. → Read More

Don't miss the big play — move fast through Neyland's beer lines with these tips

Due to a change in SEC rules, the UT-Knoxville will have beer available at Neyland Stadium for the Tennessee football game against BYU on Saturday. → Read More

Kids made fun of his homemade Vols shirt. Thanks to UT, he'll be 'the envy of the school'

The University of Tennessee is sending a "Volunteer Proud Pack" to a Florida student after kids made fun of his homemade UT Volunteers shirt. → Read More

BYU is the superior school heading into its game against Tennessee — change my mind

Utah’s victory over the Cougars was purely luck, as Brigham Young University is the most elite school. I'll prove it. → Read More

TWRA apologizes for going overboard with joke about sunken boat, Vols loss

TWRA has issued an apology after making a joke about Tennessee' football's loss to Georgia State and a Vol Navy boat that sunk on Saturday. → Read More

'This is not supposed to happen': Fans react to GSU's massive upset against Vols

Georgia State and Tennessee fans walked away from Saturday's game in a state of shock after the Panthers pulled of the upset against the Vols at Neyland Stadium. → Read More

Georgia State is the superior school going into its game against the Vols — change my mind

Having only had a football team since 2010, one might think the Panthers pale in comparison to the Vols. But it's not GSU that's inferior — it's UT. → Read More