NASHVILLE A steady and chilling rain fell straight down Friday afternoon on the Vanderbilt football team. The Commodores were prepping in their own stadium for a bowl game just a short cab uh, bus ride away.
As practice closed, a sense of exuberance mixed with confidence seemed to possess these Commodores. Call it history already made and even more possibly to come for a team that is about to play in back-to-back bowl games for the first time in program history.
Beat North Carolina State (7-5) on Monday in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl at nearby LP Field, and Vandy (8-4) will have won nine games in a season for the first time since 1915.
U.S. President in 1915 for 100, please Alex. The question is, who is Woodrow Wilson? Vanderbilt football coach in 1915 for Fort Knox, please Alex? The question is, who is Dan McGugin, for whom the Vanderbilt athletic complex is named?
Yes, these could well be the best of times for Vanderbilt football under second-year coa...