Darreon Herring

Vanderbilt Commodores #35 - Linebacker

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 232
  • Seasons: JR

Vandy Football Position Previews: Inside Linebacker


On paper, this is one of Vanderbilt’s strongest units. But what happens if, God forbid, something happens to Zach Cunningham?

Vandy's defense is SEC-caliber. Offense? Well ...

Vanderbilt has a major opportunity in the SEC East this year, but there's probably not enough offense here to take advantage of it.

Black and Gold Game Preview: Defense


Take a look at one of the better SEC Defenses heading into the spring

Vandy's top recruits for '16 are already on campus


No matter what happens on National Signing Day, Vanderbilt already has three important 2016 recruits in the bag.

What the Hell Happened Against #18 Houston?


Vanderbilt looked awful on Saturday and was shutout in a 34-0 stomping in Houston. That leads to an important question - could *any* young quarterback survive as the Commodores #1 passer?

Mason: Pressure is on Houston and QB "Gary" Ward


Derek Mason may have secured a third year at Vanderbilt by beating Missouri last weekend, but his public speaking still needs some work. He praised Cougar quarterback "Gary" Ward on Tuesday, which...

If Mizzou can't run, Mizzou can't score

Vanderbilt's pass defense is strong, and the run defense is able to make stops behind the line of scrimmage. If Missouri can't generate some decent run success and avoid passing downs, Drew Lock...

MTSU Looks For Homecoming Win Versus Vanderbilt


Homecoming for the Blue Raiders means a visit from an SEC program just down the road. This game should be close, but how will it turn out?

2015 Vandy Football Previews: Inside Linebacker


Nigel Bowden and Zach Cunningham return to the Vanderbilt defense after emerging as starters in 2014. Can the sophomore linebacking duo improve under new defensive coordinator Derek Mason?

Scheu, Sims Named All-SEC by Phil Steele


Phil Steele's All-SEC teams go four deep...and Vanderbilt only has two players represented among the 112 all-conference selections. Kick returner Darrius Sims (1st team) and tight end Steven Scheu...

Unheralded Recruits the Key to Vanderbilt Success


Vanderbilt got a solid recruiting class in Derek Mason's first full cycle, but history shows that it's the two and three-star players who make a difference in Nashville. So who will step up for the...

Vandy Depth Chart vs. UT: It's Still McCrary at QB


Nigel Bowden missed last week's game against Mississippi State and the Bulldogs hung 51 points on Vanderbilt. Will the stout inside linebacker return to shut down Tennessee in the Commodores'...