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Trey Smith to stick with the Vols for senior season

Smith will announce whether he's going to enter the NFL draft or return to the Vols for his senior season.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — In a Peyton Manning-like move, Tennessee offensive lineman Trey Smith announced on Thursday he will return to Tennessee for his senior season. 

Smith, a former top high school prospect and five-star offensive lineman joined Tennessee as part of the class of 2017.

 A Tennessee native, Smith attended high school in Jackson at the University School of Jackson.

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An All-SEC offensive lineman, Smith has battled blood clots in his lungs during his time at Tennessee.