A big third down catch by Silas Daniels kept Auburn's opening drive alive only to have a field goal blocked after stalling inside the five.
The rains came near the end of the first quarter prompting a Karlos Dansby sack and fumble return for a touchdown. Here the Tiger defense stuffs the run.
Offensive tackle Taylor Bourgeois went down early with a sprained shoulder prompting true freshman Marcus McNeill into action. Here he works with guard Monreko Crittenden (65) and tight end Lorenzo Diamond (49) to protect quarterback Daniel Cobb.
Karlos Dansby spent most of his time Saturday in Vandy's backfield. Here he hits quarterback Jay Cutler forcing an incompletion.
If a photo can sum up a day this one does for Vanderbilt. Wide receiver Dan Stricker is chased down by Auburn defensive tackle Spencer Johnson and a host of Tigers.