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Last year’s weakest link of Vanderbilt football was the passing game, as they ranked 97th in the nation in that department. That stat is a bit misleading though, as the air attack, and the offense itself took a major turn for the better when Jordan Rodgers replaced Larry Smith in mid-season. Rodgers is of course, the younger brother of Green Bay Packers signal caller and NFL and Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers. So that’s what the Vanderbilt Commodores are known for now. Under Smith they averaged 20.4 ppg and 244.4 yards. With Rodgers, those numbers went up to 31.6 and 413. 2011 was: a decent start, HORRID middle, but a fine finish. Especially since they won just two games the previous season. To win six in the first year of the James Franklin era says a lot about his ability to coach. Now can they go to back-to-back bowls for the first time in school history? 2012 will go smoothly if:  QB Rodgers works it. He’s got a bunch of great receivers to accompany him, including Jordan Matthe...
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