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Rutger Reitmaier

WHO IS RUTGER REITMAIER?

Firstly, we now know that former David Lipscomb defensive lineman Rutger Reitmaier is headed to Vanderbilt and will be eligible to play for the ‘Dores in 2018. But just who is Rutger Reitmaier? (more…)

Javan Rice (R) with parents during visit to Vanderbilt.

VANDERBILT AND KICKER JAVAN RICE: THE PERFECT MATCH

Javan Rice’s road to committing to Vandy was an interesting story. Vanderbilt special team’s coach Jeff Genyk needed a good kicker who was also high character and scholastically sound. Miami kicker Rice was looking for a school with strong academics and great football coaching. Jamie Kohl of Kohl’s Kicking found the perfect match. (more…)

Camron Johnson with Mom and Derek Mason

VANDERBILT LANDS 4-STAR WR CAMRON JOHNSON

Success breeds success. Bowls and big wins help to bring more success. Commitments from outstanding players help convince others that the success is no fluke. On Friday Vandy gained a verbal from the top wide receiver prospect in the state of Tennessee, Camron Johnson, a consensus 4-star prospect. (more…)

Alston Orji-3

4-STAR TEXAS LINEBACKER PICKS VANDY OVER NOTRE DAME, MICHIGAN, LSU

Vanderbilt added another jewel to its 2018 recruiting class on Tuesday when consensus 4-star linebacker Alston Orji announced his commit to head coach Derek Mason and his staff. “My new home for the next 4 years🙌🏾💯Will be a Commodore” wrote Orji in a twitter announcement. He tagged his tweet to Mason and Vandy linebacker’s coach […]

Miles Jones

VANDERBILT GAINS 4-STAR PLAYMAKER MILES JONES

Vanderbilt’s 2018 recruiting class is now 2-for-2 on four-star players. That’s got to be a first for Vanderbilt football. On Saturday afternoon American Heritage high school (FL) athlete Miles Jones pulled the trigger after attending Vandy’s Junior Day. (more…)

Saige Young

SAIGE YOUNG: VANDERBILT A PRAYER ANSWERED

Last week Vanderbilt picked up another 2017 commit to help round out this class in JUCO product Saige Young. The staff is hoping Young, who stands 6’4” 315 pounds, can come in and contribute right away on the offensive line. (more…)

Saige Young

VANDERBILT GAINS ANOTHER 2017 SIGNEE

The Vanderbilt staff picked up another commit for the 2017 class when Dodge City Community College offensive lineman Saige Young announced he was headed to Nashville on Sunday evening. (more…)

Miles Jones

VANDERBILT WANTS MILES JONES TO PLAY SLOT/RB

One of Vanderbilt’s top early targets, who plays a position of need for Vanderbilt, is Miles Jones. Jones, American Heritage High School, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, stands at 5’9” and 170 pounds. Even though Jones may seem small, his versatility and speed more than make up for it. Jones helped lead American Heritage to an undefeated […]

Dallas Craddieth

SAFETY DALLAS CRADDIETH HAS VANDERBILT OFFER

Tuesday was a busy day for the Vanderbilt football staff who extended several offers to potential future Commodores. Derek Mason likes tall, hard-hitting, tenacious safeties and he has found one in the St. Louis, Missouri area. (more…)

Kameron Butler

VANDERBILT OFFERS KENTUCKY DE/OLB KAMERON BUTLER

Vanderbilt offered Covington Catholic (KY) defensive end/outside linebacker Kameron Butler on Monday. During his 2016 junior season, Kameron Butler had 61 tackles, 1 1/2 sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. He also intercepted five passes, including a pick-six. He was recently named one of the top 20 prospects in the Greater Cincinnati area […]

Anthony Ballard

VANDERBILT EYEING MILAN RUNNING BACK ANTHONY BALLARD, JR.

Vanderbilt head coach Mason and his staff decided not to take a running back in the 2017 recruiting class, technically, even though some people are counting Illinois transfer and Nashville native Ke’Shawn Vaughn as a part of the class. (more…)