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GoVols247: Kevin Steele reaches agreement to join Tennessee staff

No word yet as to what his position on the football staff will be.
Credit: USA Today
Sep 3, 2016; Auburn, AL, USA; Auburn Tigers defensive coordinator Kevin Steele talks to players during warm-ups prior to the game against the Clemson Tigers at Jordan Hare Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Shanna Lockwood-USA TODAY Sports

KNOXVILLE, Tenn — Jeremy Pruitt is adding a veteran name to his coaching staff. Kevin Steele, the former Auburn defensive coordinator who played for Tennessee during the Johnny Majors era and coached for the Vols alongside Phillip Fulmer, has agreed to join Tennessee's coaching staff.

Sources told GoVols247 that paperwork is expected to be completed on the deal as early as Tuesday. GoVols247's Patrick Brown reported Monday that the Vols were in discussion with Steele, with the situation trending toward Steele joining Pruitt's staff in a non-coordinator role. 

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