VandyMania.com introduces F.K.Friedman, better known as "Roanoke" in the VandyMania forums. Roanoke has been kind enough to provide a weekly "Around the SEC" piece which will give his insights on the state of SEC and Vanderbilt football along with his thoughts on the week's upcoming games. This week Roanoke primarily discusses Vanderbilt and its outlook for the upcoming season.
August 12, 2013
The Commodores annual spring game took place last weekend with the Black squad coming out on top of the Gold 17-15. While being on the winning side is great for campus bragging rights the games primary purpose is to show the coaches just where the team is at right now. Here are five takes from Saturday's gridiron action.
April 19, 2013
With the loss of All-SEC running back Zac Stacy to graduation this spring it would seem to be the logical conclusion that the Vanderbilt running game will take a step back in 2013. After all James Franklin and his staff have to replace a guy who has combined for over 2,300 yards and 24 touchdowns on the ground over the last two seasons.
April 5, 2013
While James Franklin has made strides in improving Vanderbilt's depth, the head coach of the Commodores has to deal with an inevitable part of NCAA life, losing players to graduation. Heading into his third season in Nashville, Franklin has to face the graduation of Zac Stacy, his toughest player departure yet.
April 1, 2013
Vanderbilt routed Presbyterian 58-0 on Saturday at Vanderbilt Stadium. After each game VandyMania.com names an offensive and defensive player of the week. We also name an unsung hero of the week. Look inside to see who gets the honors this week.
September 16, 2012