Why James Franklin Will Stay At VU This Year

James Franklin has never sold recruits on the idea of being good in spite of the Vanderbilt name. He's encouraged recruits to aspire to greatness precisely because of the Vanderbilt name. This is why Vanderbilt's head football coach isn't going to bolt in the coming weeks.
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I Love That Missy Franklin Will Swim for Her High School Team, But I Hate What She Had to Give Up to Do It

2012 will go down as the rare year in which the biggest story in college sports recruiting involved neither football nor men’s basketball…but women’s swimming. Only college basketball die-hards are familiar with the Harrison twins, the genetically similar 5-star guards who recently committed to play basketball for John Calipari at Kentucky. But even the most casual sports fan...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

SEC proves new challenge for Franklin

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Long after the last snap, Missouri's "Tank" shares a light moment in the end zone. He stands before a group of reporters at Memorial Stadium, grading his play from the Tigers' third preseason scrimmage. He looks ahead with a grin, his program's first Southeastern Conference campaign another day closer. James Franklin appears calm. This is a...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

How Many More Starts Will Franklin Morales Make for the Red Sox This Year?

Franklin Morales will be on the bump Sunday in place of an ailing Josh Beckett, who was scratched after still feeling the effects of a back spasm that took him out of his previous start against the Tigers. It will be Morales' sixth start of the year, and he's performed admirably when in the rotation. In his five starts so far, he has a 2-1 record with a 3.42 ERA, 1.14 WHIP...
Via NESN.com
August 05, 2012  |  Discuss

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