Delando Crooks 64
Delando  Crooks
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
Carver

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 307

Position:
OG

Experience:
2L

 

03/16/2016

Commodores stage physical practice inside stadium Wednesday

Early morning session concludes with full-contact drills

03/04/2016

'Dores midway through Spring Ball after Friday scrimmage

Mason sees growth from offense and defense

11/22/2015

Vanderbilt-Texas A&M Postgame Notes

Texas A&M 25, Vanderbilt 0

08/10/2015

Fast pace continues at Commodores' Monday practice

Team's first session in full gear features tempo

09/06/2014

Vanderbilt-Ole Miss Postgame Notes

Ole Miss 41, Vanderbilt 3

09/19/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Austin Peay; Russell (9/19/15)

Vanderbilt vs. Austin Peay. Photos by John Russell (9/19/15)

08/16/2015

2015 Dore Jam - August 16 (Howell)

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03/18/2014

Vanderbilt Spring Practice - March 18, 2014 (Howell)

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2015  
Crooks' impact on the season was hindered by a lower leg injury that kept him out of action for two months... Played in five games, opening the season at right guard... Late in the season, started against Texas A&M as a blocking tight end.

2014
Crooks played in every game as a first-year contributor, participating as an offensive lineman and on special teams... Played nearly 100 snaps at left guard, seeing initial OL duties on the road at Kentucky... Enjoyed snaps at OG in the team's final eight games... Credited with six pancake blocks at guard... Also served as a blocker on FG and PAT conversion units.

2013
Crooks did not see action as a true freshman... Showed quick feet, excellent agility and explosive power during fall practices working as a practice squad offensive guard.

High School
Two-year captain for Atlanta public school power... As senior, started at OT and DT, helping Panthers go 9-2 and advance to AAAA state playoffs... Named Second Team MaxPreps All-American after senior campaign... In 2012, also earned First Team AAAA All-State OL, All-Region and All-City from Atlanta Journal-Constitution by producing 40 pancake blocks... Helped pave way for two RBs to surpass 1,000 yards during senior year.

Personal
Delando Lamar Crooks... "Lando"... Majoring in Communication Studies... Son of Lester Crooks and the late Janice Crooks... Born April 11, 1995... Has four brothers: Damien, Damion, Dominic and Kenard; and three sisters: Kareen, Corlett, and Alisha... Mentored and coached by his uncle, Troy Vaccianna... Named Homecoming King as senior... Enjoys playing chess.



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