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6-3 / 240
Shurmur sparks unit in 11-on-11 team drills
Offense shines early, defense takes over late
Team to stage first preseason practice in full gear Friday
New-look linebacker corp ready to anchor defense
Commodores impress in featured practice of Spring Ball
Vanderbilt at Georgia (10/15/16)
Vanderbilt at Kentucky on Oct. 8, 2016.
Vanderbilt at Western Kentucky (Sept. 24, 2016)
Photos from the Vanderbilt-Georgia Tech game Sept. 17, 2016 at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta, Ga.
2016 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
Wright enjoyed his biggest role as a Commodore, contributing in 12 games at outside linebacker... He finished the year with 13 total tackles, including nin solo stops, 3.5 tackles for loss, two quarterback hurries, a forced fumble and fumble recovery... He produced multiple tackles against four opponents: Florida, Georgia, Ole Miss and NC State in the Camping World Independence Bowl... Wright's forced fumble came in the win over Tennessee; his fumble recovery came in the opener against South Carolina.
Wright saw action in every game as a redshirt freshman outside linebacker and special teams contributor... Posted three tackles, including a quarterback sack, in victory over Austin Peay.
Wright did not see action as a true freshman defensive player... Participated as linebacker on practice squads.
Two-year captain and defensive starter... As senior DE, posted 7.5 quarterback sacks and 13 tackles for loss among 74 total tackles... Added two forced fumbles and pair of fumble recoveries... Also posted a touchdown among eight receptions as TE... Team MVP and Southern California All-State DL recipient... As a junior, registered 46 total tackles, including four sacks... Superb power forward on Patriot varsity basketball squad... Earned All-State honors as a junior after leading Orange County with a 14.6-rebound average... High academic achiever.
Charles Eugene Wright... "Chuck"... Majoring in Human and Organizational Development... Born May 24, 1996... Son of Ryan and Tyra Wright.. Dad is an engineer; mom is a financial analyst... Has one brother, Ryan Jr... Family moved to California from Florida.