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The 2015 Football Season

Caleb Azubike still looks like an NFL pass rusher

Despite four years of work at Vanderbilt, defensive end Caleb Azubike is still a work in progress on the football field. Here's why betting low on him could pay off big in the 2016 NFL Draft.

Zach Cunningham Earns 1st Team All-SEC Honors

Linebacker Zach Cunningham had a breakout year after recording 16.5 tackles for loss and forcing four fumbles for Vanderbilt. The SEC rewarded that hard work when the coaches named him a 1st-team all-conference player.

Did Vanderbilt Improve in Mason's Second Year?

Breaking down, position-by-position, whether or not Vanderbilt got better between 2014 and 2015.

Vanderbilt Football Post Season Wrap Up

Questions that need answers, things to think about, and where exactly we are in the process of Vanderbilt Football.

Tennessee Runs All Over Vanderbilt 53-28

Tennessee was ready for Vanderbilt's top 20 defense. The Volunteers carved up the Commodores for 331 rushing yards in a 53-28 win on Saturday evening.

Game 12: Dores @ THEM - GameThread

On paper, this year's matchup doesn't appear to be as close as the last few in the series have been. Can the Black Death make it interesting?

Saturday Predictions: Vanderbilt vs. THEM

Vanderbilt can still qualify for a bowl game, but they need to beat arch-rival Tennessee first.

Why I Hate Tennessee; an In-State Perpective

A divided house creates a lot of hate for one school

Better Know an SEC Opponent: THEM

No one should want to know anything about Tennessee football. But, if you insist...

Saturday's Shutout Loss an Unwelcome Return to '14

Vanderbilt's shutout loss to Texas A&M was a disheartening return to 2014.

Vandy Offense Sputters in 25-0 Loss to Texas A&M

Vanderbilt's defense did everything they could do keep a potent Aggie offense out of the end zone, but Vanderbilt's impotent offense led to a 25-0 loss at Dudley Field.

Game 11: Dores vs Aggies - GameThread

Final home game of the season.

Saturday Predictions: Texas A&M at Vanderbilt

Texas A&M has lost three of their last four SEC games thanks to a sputtering offense. Vanderbilt's opportunistic defense will try to keep them slumping on Saturday.

Previewing Vandy/Texas A&M w/ Good Bull Hunting

Vanderbilt has the running game to exploit Texas A&M's weaknesses, but will the rest of their offense turn up in time to pull off an upset?

Better Know an SEC Opponent: the Texas A&M Aggies

Vanderbilt and Texas A&M have only played once in NCAA football history. So what happens when the Aggies don't have a Heisman winner behind center?

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Schrodinger's Commodores

(Or:) How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Trust The Process

Mason: Vandy Needs to Shut Down A&M's Sack Factory

Derek Mason sees blocking and run defense as two big keys to a Vanderbilt upset win over Texas A&M.

Can Vanderbilt Sustain a Competent Offense?

The Shurms MacKenzie era has begun in Nashville. Vanderbilt's true freshman quarterback looked like the answer to the team's offensive woes in a 21-17 win over Kentucky.

Shurmur Leads Vanderbilt Over Kentucky 21-17

Vanderbilt ran out to a 21-10 lead against Kentucky at halftime and then held on to beat the Wildcats 21-17 on Saturday.

Game 10: Dores vs Wildcats - GameThread

The SEC's College Basketball Bowl is back.

Saturday Predictions: Kentucky at Vanderbilt

Kentucky needs a win to snap a four-game losing streak. Vanderbilt needs a win to keep their bowl hopes alive. So who comes out ahead in Nashville?

Preview: Kentucky Trudges Down to Nashville

Kentucky is looking to reverse a four-game losing streak. Vanderbilt wants to keep its bowl hopes alive. So what to the Commodores need to be wary of on Saturday?

Better Know an SEC Opponent: The Kentucky Wildcats

Basketball season begins this weekend and brings along the unofficial end to the 2015 Wildcat football campaign. Will they upset the Commodores on their way out?

Mason: Shurmur Healthy, Special Teams Needs Work

True freshman Kyle Shurmur missed last week's game against Florida thanks to a head injury. He's been cleared to return to the field for Saturday's home showdown against 4-5 Kentucky.

What Did We Learn From Saturday's Upset Bid vs UF?

Vanderbilt's defense put on a show Saturday afternoon, holding No. 10 Florida to only nine points - but an anemic Commodore offense couldn't complete the upset bid.

Vandy Wastes Defensive Effort in 9-7 Loss to UF

Vanderbilt forced four turnovers and kept #10 Florida out of the end zone for three quarters, but their struggling offense failed to capitalize on opportunities in a 9-7 loss.


His glorious Caesar blesses us with a recreation of the Battle of Teutoburg Forest before the main event tonight.

Game 9: Dores @ Gators - GameThread

"Fortune sides with him who dares." --Virgil

Ungunking the Sunshine Pump: Vanderbilt @ Florida

Preview: Vanderbilt at #10 Florida

Vanderbilt has only beaten Florida once since 1989. Can they defy the odds and pull off a monumental upset on Saturday?

Saturday Predictions: Vanderbilt at #11 Florida

Vanderbilt is a 20.5-point underdog when they face #11 Florida, but they can't win the SEC East without a victory on Saturday. Can the Commodores pull off the biggest upset of the Derek Mason era - and maybe the biggest win since Bobby Johnson was in town?

Derek Mason: Closer Than You Think

Derek Mason isn't there yet, but he's getting the Vanderbilt Commodores better - and he's got a successful path to follow.