Tennessee Vols Linebacker Jerod Mayo will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL Draft.
Mayo made the announcement this afternoon in Knoxville.
He led the S.E.C. In tackles with 140 this past season.
Mayo finished with a game high 13 tackles against Wisconsin in the Vols 21-17 Outback Bowl victory.
Tennessee finished 12th in the final A.P. Top 25.