Vanderbilt has hired James Franklin

Vanderbilt officials have officially announced the hiring James Franklin as the school's next head football coach. The announcement was made at approximately 10:20 a.m. this morning on the university's Facebook page.

The announcement on Facebook said:

"Commodore Nation: We have a new head football coach. James Franklin will leave Maryland to lead Vanderbilt. More details later today at a news conference scheduled for 1 p.m. and streamed live at"

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