Christian D'Andrea

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Vanderbilt Football 2014 Position Previews: Safety


Vanderbilt will have the tall task of replacing every starter from their award-winning 2013 secondary. Here are the highly-rated recruits who will get the chance to replace Kenny Ladler and Javon...

Top Ten: The Best Games of the Bobby Johnson Era


Bobby Johnson coached Vanderbilt for eight years and led the Commodores to their first bowl game in 26 years in 2008. The soft-spoken, overlooked coach rarely gets credit for the resurgence of...

Oddsmakers: Vandy's Over/Under for Wins Set at 6


Bovada had no confidence in Vanderbilt's ability to win the SEC (250/1!). They gave the Commodores a bit more respect when they came up with the over/under number for Vandy's total wins this fall.

Dores in the Minors: Casali, VerHagen Get the Call


Two former Vanderbilt baseball stars earned their first trips to the major leagues this past week. Meanwhile, players like Mike Yastrzemski and Conrad Gregor continued to rake in the minors.

Vandy 2014 Position Previews: Inside Linebacker


Vanderbilt relied on some youngsters to keep their linebacking crew intact last season. Now, players like Darreon Herring, Jake Sealand, and Zach Cunningham will have to grow up in a big way to...

Vandy, Houston Agree to Home/Home Football Series


Vanderbilt and Houston will have a rematch of their BBVA Compass Bowl matchup next year in Houston. And, if all goes well, the third meeting between these two teams will take place in 2021 back in...

SEC Media: No Vandy Players on the All-SEC Teams


Vanderbilt got a tiny measure of respect when the SEC media picked them to finish sixth in the East. Then, they tore that away by neglecting Caleb Azubike, Darreon Herring, Adam Butler, and Joe...

Can Vanderbilt Recruit Outside of the Southeast?


Vanderbilt Head Coach Derek Mason told the media that he plans to recruit outside of the south when it comes to luring future Commodores. Was that lip service, or part of a greater overall trend...

SEC Media Days Openthread: Mason Speaks at 4pm


SEC Media Days is the unofficial kickoff for the 2014 college football season. Come follow what Vanderbilt head coach Derek Mason has to say about the challenges he'll face in his first year with...

Stanford CB/WR Chandler Dorrell Transfers to Vandy


Vanderbilt has a lot of work to do to replace Jordan Matthews and Jonathan Krause at wideout. Things may have gotten a bit easier with the transfer of Stanford CB/WR Chandler Dorrell, son of...

Golden Nugget's CFB Lines: Let's Laugh at the Vols


Las Vegas's oddsmakers sure don't have much affinity for Tennessee's college football programs this year. Golden Nugget just released the odds for 200 CFB games this fall, and it's hard to find a...

Vandy 2014 Position Previews: Outside Linebacker


Vanderbilt's most effective defensive ends are now outside linebackers in Coach Derek Mason's 3-4 scheme. Can Kyle Woestmann and Caleb Azubike be effective pass rushers without their hands on the...

4-Star Murfreesboro LB Josh Smith Picks Vanderbilt


Derek Mason has big shoes to fill as a recruiter at Vanderbilt, but if he keeps bringing in four-star prospects he'll exceed expectations. He did just that on Tuesday, getting a commitment from...

Bovada Puts Vandy at 250/1 (!) to Win the SEC


I don't want to live in a world where Kentucky gets significantly better odds than Vanderbilt to win the SEC...but Boveda has the 'Cats at 100/1 and Vandy at 250/1. I guess the bookmakers there...

Vandy Alums in the Minors; Kemp, Westlake Impress


Tim Corbin's alums have been tearing up the minor leagues, and a new wave of #VandyBoys could be arriving in the MLB soon. Here's a look at some notable performances from the past week - including...

Vanderbilt 2014 Position Previews: Defensive Line


Vanderbilt will shift from a 4-3 defense to a 3-4 under new coach Derek Mason, and that will put pressure on the Dores' d-line to catch up. Will a corps filled with vets and young talent reach...

Tim Corbin Named National Coach of the Year


Vanderbilt's rise from also-ran to national champion in just over a decade's time didn't go unnoticed. The architect behind building this skyscraper, Tim Corbin, has been named National Coach of...

Former PG Eric McClellan Transfers to Gonzaga


Eric McClellan, who led Vanderbilt in scoring for the 12 games he played with the Commodores before being dismissed from the program, has found a new home. He'll suit up for the Gonzaga Bulldogs...

New Coke: Nearly Bad Enough to Destroy an Empire


Coca-Cola nearly caused an American uprising by changing its formula, then earned millions and millions of dollars by changing it back. People in the 80s clearly didn't have enough things to care...

Vanderbilt Baseball: The Journey to a Championship

Vanderbilt baseball had lost back-to-back weekend series to middling SEC teams as conference play rounded into April. Two months later, they're national champions. So how did this team start...

Dansby Swanson Named College World Series MVP


Dansby Swanson is made of magic. He batted an astounding .323 in TD Ameritrade Park's pitcher-friendly confines to lead the Commodores past Virginia and to their first-ever NCAA Baseball Championship.



John Norwood picked the right time to hit Vanderbilt's first home run of the College World Series. Norwood's eighth inning dinger was the deciding run to deliver an NCAA Championship for Tim Corbin...

CWS Final Gamethread: Vanderbilt at Virginia

Vanderbilt and Virginia square off in the final game of 2014 to crown a national champion. Will the Commodores snap out of their pitching funk and claim their first-ever men's national title? Or...

Virginia Rallies, Beats Vandy 7-2 to Force Game 3


There will be a game three. Virginia overcame Tyler Beede and an early Vanderbilt lead to post a 7-2 victory and force a title-deciding game on Wednesday night. UVA starter Brandon Waddell was...

CWS Finals Gamethread: Virginia at Vandy, Game 2


The NCAA title is on the line when Vanderbilt and Virginia face off in game two of the College World Series. The Commodores can claim their first-ever championship with a win, but the Cavaliers are...

Vandy Hangs On, Beats Virginia in CWS Finals 9-8


This team hates doing things the easy way. Vanderbilt jumped out to a 9-2 lead in the top of the third inning, then struggled to hang on as Virginia clawed back to 9-8 in the eighth. Fortunately,...

Gamethread: CWS Finals Game 1 - Vandy at Virginia


The two teams Vegas liked best have made it to the College World Series finals. Follow along with us as we watch Vanderbilt and #3 Virginia battle it out in game one of the NCAA Championship finals.

CWS Preview: Virginia Q&A with StreakingtheLawn


Vanderbilt and Viriginia kick off the 2014 College World Series final at 7pm CST tonight. What should the Commodores be worried about? We went to an expert - Streaking the Lawn's Will Campbell -...

Campbell Saves Vandy, 'Dores Beat Texas 4-3 in CWS


Tyler Campbell's game-winning hit didn't look like much, but it was enough to send Texas home. Vanderbilt's extra-innings win means that Vanderbilt will face Virginia for the NCAA Baseball...

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