Play Smarter: The Commodores Need To Use Their Heads Saturday at LSU

Posted by David Rutz on September-11-2009 Add Comments

Vanderbilt got off to a 5-0 start last year, and it wasn’t peculiar just because the team hadn’t reached accomplished that since World War II.

In three of the games, the Commodores were outgained by their opponent, and not just by a little. South Carolina (325-225), Rice (407-344) and Ole Miss (385-202) all handily outproduced Vanderbilt yardage-wise; yet it was them scratching their heads in defeat while the Commodores were laughing all the way to their first national ranking in 24 years.

How did they pull off such a feat? Very simply. They were smarter. “The Geeks Shall Inherit The Turf” was one of the more memorable signs made by a Vandy fan wh...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - College Football
Article is property of

Post a Comment

(required. But it will not be published)