‘Words cannot express how amazed we are’ | Vol Nation shows support for 8-year-old superfan in Georgia

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Volunteers stick together. Vol Nation sticks together.

So, when an elementary school teacher in Georgia reached out to Vol Nation wanting to give one of her first graders a signed photo from some football players, Volunteers responded.

A few days later, the small request caught the attention of many officials in Volunteers. Now he can expect game tickets, merchandise and other goodies as support pours in for him.

“We are so overwhelmed and have so much gratitude for Vol Nation,” said his mom, Melissa McNeese. “We are excited for Wyatt.”

Wyatt is 8 years old and already knows what he wants to be when he grows up — a Tennessee football player. Needless to say, he’s a big Tennessee fan. He’ll quickly let you know he can spell Tennessee just as fast as you can say, “Go Vols!”

Even though he lives in Georgia, he embraces the Volunteer spirit every day, especially when he’s around Georgia Bulldogs.

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