Cedric Tillman becomes Tennessee’s first 1,000-yard receiver since 2012

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6-foot-3, 215-pound redshirt junior wide receiver Cedric Tillman totaled 64 receptions for 1,081 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns during the 2021 season.

He produced the first 1,000-yard receiving season for Tennessee since 2012.

Tennessee’s last 1,000-yard receiver was Justin Hunter in 2012. Hunter totaled 73 receptions, 1,083 receiving yards and nine touchdowns during the 2012 campaign.

Tillman announced Dec. 23 he will return to Tennessee for the 2022 season.

The Vols are slated to kickoff its 2022 season against Ball State at Neyland Stadium on Sept. 3.

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