Found June 29, 2013 on The Victory Formation:

It hasn’t been a good year for Vanderbilt Football, and the season is still two months away. Friday, the universities website announced that four players were suspended from the team due to team rules violations. According to reports, it seems the suspensions are in relation to sexual assault allegations. According to USA Today, an investigation at the dorms in well underway: “I can confirm that the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sex Crimes Unit began an investigation on Wednesday in regard to a matter that was alleged to have occurred at a Vanderbilt University dormitory,” said Don Aaron, spokesman for Metro police. “Our sex crimes detectives became involved as the result of a notification to us on Wednesday from Vanderbilt University police. The investigation remains very much in progress.” Aaron said he couldn’t elaborate on details of the investigation, but confirmed it was related to a 5:30 p.m. ET announcement by Vanderbilt University that detailed the player suspensions. No players names have been released at this point from either the university or police. According to WKRN-TV, six other student-athletes are also under investigation with the incident. This past Spring, transferring defensive back Jacquese Kirk, admitted to stabbing former teammate Justin Cabbagestalk. No [...]


ICYMI: Four Vanderbilt Football Players Investigated for Sex Crimes

((ht: How very SEC of the Vanderbilt Commodores. A report leaked out late Friday afternoon that 4-Vanderbilt football players are suspended from the team pending the results of a police investigation that link them with sex crimes. Metro Nashville Police wouldn't identify the players or specify the crimes other than to say that they were notified by...

Four Vanderbilt Commodores suspended amid sex crimes investigation

Four members of the Vanderbilt Commodores football team have been suspended by the university as police investigate their involvement in a sex crime that allegedly occurred on the Nashville campus."I can confirm that the Metropolitan Police Department's Sex Crimes Unit began an investigation on Wednesday in regard to a matter that was alleged to have occurred at a Vanderbilt...

Report: Four Vanderbilt players dismissed from football team

Four players have been dismissed from the Vanderbilt Commodores football team in relation to a possible sexual-in-nature crime in a dorm.

Chance Sorrell talks Vanderbilt

Chance Sorrell couldn't wait to call James Franklin, who is on vacation, and make his verbal pledge to the Vanderbilt Commodores. The staff first contacted the 6-foot-6, 265-pound offensive tackle in May and made it clear to him that he'd be one of their top targets in this year's recruiting cycle. Sorrell spoke with on what swayed him to commit to the 'Dores.
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