Tennessee football: Former Vols on NFL active rosters

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The 2022 NFL season will conclude Feb. 12, 2023 with Super Bowl LVII. Super Bowl LVII will be played at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.

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20 former University of Tennessee football players are on active NFL 53-man rosters ahead of Week 1 games.

Prior to Week 1 of the 2022 NFL season, Vols Wire looks at former Tennessee players on active rosters.

Former Vols in the NFL are listed below.

Derek Barnett (Philadelphia Eagles)

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Matthew Butler (Las Vegas Raiders)

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Marquez Callaway (New Orleans Saints)

Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports

Justin Coleman (Seattle Seahawks)

Shane Roper-USA TODAY Sports

Morgan Cox (Tennessee Titans)

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Joshua Dobbs (Cleveland Browns)

(Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Theo Jackson (Tennessee Titans)

George Walker IV-USA TODAY Sports

Jakob Johnson (Las Vegas Raiders)

(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Ja'Wuan James (Baltimore Ravens)

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

Jauan Jennings (San Francisco 49ers)

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

Velus Jones Jr. (Chicago Bears)

(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Alvin Kamara (New Orleans Saints)

Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports

Emmanuel Moseley (San Francisco 49ers)

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Josh Palmer (Los Angeles Chargers)

Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

Cordarrelle Patterson (Atlanta Falcons)

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Jalen Reeves-Maybin (Houston Texans)

(AP Photo)

Cade Mays (Carolina Panthers)

Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

Trey Smith (Kansas City Chiefs)

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Cameron Sutton (Pittsburgh Steelers)

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Alontae Taylor (New Orleans Saints)

Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports

Darrell Taylor (Seattle Seahawks)

(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Shy Tuttle (New Orleans Saints)

Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

Kendal Vickers (Las Vegas Raiders)

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Story originally appeared on Vols Wire