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Ke'Shawn Vaughn scrambles for a touchdown in Vanderbilt's 45-38 loss to Baylor in the Texas Bowl.  (Photo by Hunter Long.)

2020 NFL Draft Profile: Ke’Shawn Vaughn

April 23, 2020

Vanderbilt running back Ke'Shawn Vaughn has a skillset tailor-made for the NFL.

Todd Fitch during his time at Louisiana Tech. Fitch graduated from Ohio Wesleyan in 1986 (Photo courtesy USA Today Sports)

Report: Vanderbilt football to hire Todd Fitch as offensive coordinator

December 30, 2019

Former Louisiana Tech offensive coordinator inks deal with Commodore offense

Christopher Rodriguez Jr. celebrates after scoring a touchdown, helping to lead the Wildcats to defeat the Commodores 38-14 on Saturday, November 16, 2019.

Commodore Brunch Week Eleven: Rock Bottom

November 17, 2019

This is rock bottom. This is a low like like we've never experienced before-- and we're Vanderbilt. Unsurprisingly, this week's brunch menu tastes as good as six-week-old leftovers from Rand

Photo by: Hunter Long

The Mo Hasan Effect

October 20, 2019

After an embarrassing, 34-10 Week Six loss to UNLV, the Vanderbilt Commodores appeared defeated -- both physi...

Commodore Brunch: Searching for offense

Commodore Brunch: Searching for offense

September 1, 2019

The Commodores' performance Saturday night left plenty of unanswered questions on the table, particularly on the offensive side of the ball. In the first edition of "Commodore Brunch," Max Schneider breaks down the highs and lows of their performance against Georgia.

Vanderbilt play Kansas State in Football on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Photo by Claire Barnett.

Mason wants the Commodores to “strain to finish.” What does he mean?

October 5, 2017

“Here’s the thing: I want to win. This group wants to win.” The Vanderbilt Commodores may be on a two-ga...

September 19th, 2015 - Derek Mason during the Commodores' 47-7 win against Austin Peay Saturday afternoon at Dudley Field. Photo by Blake Dover.

An ode to Mason-isms: A look at Coach Mason’s finest phrases

September 14, 2017

Unlike Aretha Franklin, Vanderbilt’s head football coach Derek Mason never asked for respect. He ear...

Jared Pinkney drags a defender after a catch in Vanderbilt's opening victory over MTSU on September 2, 2017. Photo by Claire Barnett.

Mason expecting more of Commodore team after dominant first week

September 6, 2017

It was nothing short of a dominating performance by Derek Mason’s Vanderbilt Commodores in Week One...

Vanderbilt defeats Middle Tennessee State with a final score of 47-24 at Vanderbilt Stadium, September 10, 2016. Photo by Monica Gallagher.

Mason, Commodores not taking MTSU lightly in season opener

August 31, 2017

The Vanderbilt Commodores take on Middle Tennessee State in the first game of the 2017 season, as Coach...

October 22nd, 2016 – Coach Mason leads the Commodores onto the field before their 35-17 win against TSU on Saturday Night at Vanderbilt Stadium. Photo by Blake Dover

QUICK HITS: Hustler sports staff breaks down the upcoming season

August 28, 2017

Happy Football Season, y'all. In just a few short days, the Vanderbilt Commodores will kick off the...

Commodores enter spring ball without televised spring game

Commodores enter spring ball without televised spring game

February 20, 2017

One week from today, the Vanderbilt Commodores will begin their spring football practice season, but...

Photo by Ziyi Liu

Vanderbilt restocking the pipeline going into National Signing Day

January 31, 2017

Coming off his most successful season at the helm of Vanderbilt football, head coach Derek Mason is ready...