BRISTOL, TN - SEPTEMBER 10: Head coach Butch Jones reacts in the second half of the game against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Bristol Motor Speedway on September 10, 2016 in Bristol, Tennessee. Tennessee defeated Virginia Tech 45-24. (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

Butch Jones confirms Tennessee fans' worst nightmare

And there it goes.

Well, it looks like Tennessee-s 6th all-time leading rusher is going somewhere else next year that isn't the NFL. In his weekly press conference, Jones confirmed reports that star running back Jalen Hurd will be transferring to another school.

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Hurd had rushed for 451 yards and three touchdowns and missed time for some injuries during the season. Here's what coach Jones said:

If you're a recruitnik then this stat will probably break your heart even more: