Quarterback Johnny McCrary transferring from Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Quarterback Johnny McCrary is transferring from Vanderbilt after being replaced by Kyle Shurmur late in the season. Vanderbilt athletic department spokesman Larry Leathers confirmed Thursday that McCrary plans to transfer. McCrary started seven games for Vanderbilt this season before Shurmur took his spot. McCrary completed 54.7 percent of his passes for...
Via Associated Press
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Vanderbilt QB Johnny McCrary to transfer

Vanderbilt quarterback Johnny McCrary will transfer, according to a tweet from SEC Country. Vanderbilt QB Johnny McCrary will transfer. — SEC Country (@SEC_Country_) January 7, 2016 A former four-star recruit from the Atlanta area, McCrary completed 54.7 percent of his passes for 1,533 yards and six touchdowns in 2015, but also threw 12 interceptions as the Commodores went 4...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

QB Johnny McCrary set to transfer from program

It was announced Thursday by Vanderbilt that quarterback Johnny McCrary will transfer from the program. A redshirt sophomore, the Georgia native will graduate this year -- opening the door for McCrary to be eligible right away for another program next season. Due to his class year, he will have two years of eligibility to work with. After beginning the 2015 season as the starter...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

SEC-worst 10 interceptions may cost McCrary Vandy QB job

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason has run out of patience with quarterback Johnny McCrary. The Commodores have turned the ball over more than any other team in the Southeastern Conference thanks largely to McCrary's league-high 10 interceptions. The sophomore turned the ball over four times in last week's 19-10 loss at South Carolina. ''We're going to make the changes...
Via Associated Press
October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Georgia releases second episode of 'Inside UGA Football'

Georgia survived a tougher than expected trip to Nashville last week, as the Vanderbilt defense kept their team in the game before two Johnny McCrary interceptions sealed the fate of the Commodores. For all the Bulldog fans out there, this is your chance to go behind the scenes on the preparation for that game as well as other off the field challenges the players and coaching staff...
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September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Coach Mason: Vandy dealing with quarterback's growing pains

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Derek Mason has seen Johnny McCrary tear up his Vanderbilt defense, frustrating the coach at how easily the quarterback scored over and over in red zone drills in August. That's what makes the quarterback's start this season so painful. Three of McCrary's five interceptions have come in the end zone through two games, both losses. The redshirt sophomore's latest...
Via Associated Press
September 15, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Georgia LB Lorenzo Carter Ejected For Hit On Vanderilt QB Johnny McCrary

Vanderbilt has had a tough time generating offense over the last year or so, and the Commodores certainly don't need the job made any tougher. Georgia linebacker Lorenzo Carter nearly did just that with a late hit on Vanderbilt quarterback Johnny McCrary. McCrary didn't appear to be hurt or injured in anyway, but if he was it wouldn't have been surprising.It was a heck of a blow...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Vandy QB decision made but won't be announced

Vanderbilt has a starting quarterback. Second-year coach Derek Mason reportedly said Tuesday at his first press conference of the season that a decision was made last week as to whether Wade Freebeck or Johnny McCrary will start Thursday night in the Commodores' season opener.Which one will it be? Well ...“Quarterback will not be addressed," Mason said, according to The Tennessean...
Via FOX Sports
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Mason indicates Vandy QB competition might be over

Vanderbilt played four quarterbacks last seasons, and the results were ... well, not good.Commodores coach Derek Mason has said this offseason that he won't go the same route this year, instead opting to pick a starter and stick with him. So the quarterback competition in camp has been one to watch, with sophomores Johnny McCrary and Wade Freebeck the main candidates.Mason (a former...
Via FOX Sports
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Vanderbilt coach sticking with QB Johnny McCrary

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Vanderbilt's quarterback carousel appears to have stopped once again with Johnny McCrary set to make his second straight start at quarterback against Old Dominion on Saturday night. Yet coach Derek Mason also says backup Patton Robinette could play as well. ''Patton is still our guy, but as we look right now Johnny is coming off a great week and we're going...
Via Associated Press
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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