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Nov. 29: Weekend wrap

Nov. 29, 2010

On Deck: My thoughts are with the football coaching staff, their families, and the seniors that played their final game in a Commodore uniform Saturday.




AROUND THE WEB MONDAY

Football: Vanderbilt again in the market for coach (Jeff Lockridge, The Tennessean)

Football: Vanderbilt can't get final win for coach (Jeff Lockridge, The Tennessean)

Football: Fans disappointed by coach's exit (Mike Organ, The Tennessean)

Football: Funk does fairly well in first, last start (Jeff Lockridge, The Tennessean)

Football: Wake Forest blocks two Vanderbilt punts (Jeff Lockridge, The Tennessean)

Football: Caldwell and Williams comments from resignation announcement (Jeff Lockridge, The Tennessean)

Football: Caldwell goes out with another loss (Jerome Boettcher, The City Paper)

Football: Caldwell steps down at Vanderbilt (Chris Low, ESPN.com)

Football: Caldwell steps aside as head coach (Vanderbilt University News)

Football: Vanderbilt retains search firm in quest for coach (Associated Press)

Football: VU unable to send Caldwell, seniors out with a victory (Meghan Rose, InsideVandy.com)

Football: Fans surprised by timing of coach's announcement (WKRN.com)

Men's Basketball: Jenkins leads second-half run (Greg Sullivan, The Tennessean)

Men's Basketball: Goulbourne grabs boards, gives VU an edge (Jerome Boettcher, The City Paper)

Women's Basketball: Commodores win tournament for 12th time (Greg Sullivan, The Tennessean)

Women's Basketball: VU women unbowed in Thanksgiving tournament (Jerome Boettcher, The City Paper)


IN THE PROS

NFL: Bears, Jay Cutler (QB) - 14-21, 247 yds, 4 TD; D.J. Moore (DB) - six tackles (one for loss), INT, pass defended; Earl Bennett (WR) - 4 rec, 56 yds, 2 TD; Chris Williams (LG) - started (NFL.com)
              *Video: Watch highlights of Cutler's 4 TDs including two to Earl Bennett

NFL: Giants, Jonathan Goff (LB) - started, seven tackles (one for loss) (NFL.com)

NFL: Titans, Jovan Haye (DT) - started, two tackles (NFL.com)

NFL: Buccaneers, Myron Lewis (DB) - played but no stats recorded (NFL.com)

NFL: Chiefs, Reshard Langford (S) - tackle (NFL.com)


VUCOMMODORES.COM NEWS

Football: Caldwell steps aside as head coach

Football: Media quotes from Caldwell and Williams

Football: Wake Forest 34, Vanderbilt 13 (Recap, Interviews and More)

Men's Basketball: Commodores outlast Appalachian State (Recap, Interviews and More)

Women's Basketball: `Dores win Thanksgiving Tournament (Ryan Schulz)

Tennis: BLOG-- Robben Island (Jackie Wu)

Tennis: BLOG-- Kings Camp and Cape Town (Jackie Wu)


VIDEOS OF THE DAY

1) WBB Highlights: Vanderbilt 74, Princeton 68 - Watch Video



2) MBB Highlights: Vanderbilt 86, ‬Appalachian St‪. 73 - Watch Video



3) Football head coach Robbie Caldwell steps aside as head coach - Watch Video

4) Caldwell and players talk to the media following the Commodores' 34-13 loss to Wake Forest. Watch Video

5) Men's basketball head coach Kevin Stallings and players talk to the media following the Commodores' 86-73 win over Appalachian State. Watch Video

6) Women's basketball head coach Melanie Balcomb and players met with the media following a victory over Princeton. Watch Video


PHOTO OF THE DAY

I hope you've had a chance to read Jackie Wu's blog on the men's and women's tennis trip to South Africa. Below is a photo from the Commodores' visit to Kings Camp Safari. For more photos -- Gallery 1 | Gallery 2




RANDOM VIDEO OF THE DAY

In honor of Leslie Nielsen, who passed away at the age of 84 on Sunday.




SONG OF THE DAY

Gabe Dixon - All Will Be Well




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