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Preseason Practice Continues in Full Pads

The Commodores continued practice on Wednesday, this time working out in full pads and with referees calling penalties during certain drills. Different players are beginning to develop as the 2011 offense starts to take shape.

After four days of practicing in limited gear, the Vanderbilt football team took to the field in full pads for the first time on Wednesday afternoon. Following practice, Coach James Franklin expressed some concern about the team's performance. "The first time playing in pads, we were a little reserved. We were afraid to make mistakes," said Franklin. "I don't want to play that way. I want to... Recommended Stories