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Sept. 21: Smotherman looks to return

Sept. 21, 2010

On Deck Today: First day of baseball practice ... NFL weekly recap on former Commodores ... Soccer giveaway this Sunday ... Mike Minor takes the hill against Roy Halladay tonight at 6 p.m. CT ... and more.



AROUND THE WEB TUESDAY


Football: Smotherman looks beyond off week (Mark Wheeler, The City Paper)

Football: Caldwell interview with 104.5's 3 Hour Lunch (Audio)

Football: Caldwell interview with Barnhart and Durham Show (Audio)

Football: Winning one for Robbie Caldwell (Chris Low, ESPN.com)


IN THE PROS


NFL: Cutler: Too busy to follow gossip (ESPNChicago.com)

NFL: Moore, Bears deliver the hits (Neil Hayes, Chicago Sun-Times)


VUCOMMODORES NEWS


Football: VU-UConn game time announced (Larry Leathers)

Football: Wesley Johnson named SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week (Larry Leathers)

General: Joe Fisher's 97.1 Monday Update (Audio)


VIDEO OF THE DAY


Leathers: After three decades coaching football, first-year Vanderbilt mentor Robbie Caldwell receives his first game ball, courtesy of assistant head coach Bruce Fowler. See the remarks from Fowler and Caldwell - and the excitement inside the Commodore locker room - after the 28-14 victory at Ole Miss on Sept. 18.




PHOTO OF THE DAY

Kenny Ladler gives Jeremiah Masoli no room to run (Photo Credit: Mike Marti)




QUOTES OF THE DAY


"Wesley is very deserving of this honor. He just played a great football game last Saturday against Ole Miss. I'm very happy for him, our offensive unit and our entire football team after that performance."
-- Football coach Robbie Caldwell on Wesley Johnson being named SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week (Source: VUcommodores.com)

"I've been itching to play some football. So beware, whoever I'm playing against, because I'm ready to hit somebody."
-- Senior defensive tackle Adam Smotherman, who hopes to return from injury for the UConn game Oct. 2
(Source: The City Paper)


TWEETS OF THE DAY


@espn4d (ESPN's Pat Forde): Very nice. RT @kwakattaq @espn4d I wanted to make sure you saw your favorite SEC coach's post-game speech. http://bit.ly/9ENom8

@bjbrinkerhoff: Gives me the chills. Love seeing everyone so happy. RT @robbiecaldwell locker room speech after vandy win. http://bit.ly/9ENom8

@VanderbiltU: Vanderbilt ranks 51st among world's universities - Vanderbilt University has ranked 51st on the 2010-2011 Times High... http://ow.ly/195wAO

@hpatt15: @3hourlunch1045 I absolutely love this @RobbieCaldwell interview. I need to meet this man.

@skeslensky: I am a Georgia Bulldog, but dang do I love the new Vandy coach, Robbie Caldwell. He is a hoot and a half!

@MarkLamm44 (Mark Lamm): First day of baseball practice... Let's get it!!!


RANDOM VIDEO OF THE DAY


When will the mascot on mascot violence stop? (Thanks Jay)



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SONG OF THE DAY


Another solid video effort from OK Go... proving once again that dogs > cats.

OK Go "White Knuckles"  (Thanks Boggles)




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