Players of the Week

Posted Nov 29, 2011

The Vanderbilt Commodores defeated Wake Forest, 41-7, on Saturday. Each week honors an offensive, defensive, and unsung hero of the game. Look inside to see which players get honored this week.

OFFENSE: Zac Stacy

Stacy, a junior running back from Centreville, Ala., ran for 184 yards and 3 touchdowns. Stacy became Vanderbilt's all-time leader single season rusher with a 40-yard scoring run in the fourth quarter. Stacy now has 1,136 yards and 13 touchdowns for the 2011 season and 1,945 career rushing yards for 19 scores.

DEFENSE: Sean Richardson

Richardson, a senior safety from Linden, Ala., finished the game with six tackle and broke up two passes. During his career at Vanderbilt, Richard has made 251 tackles (19 for losses), and broke up 10 passes.


Fowler, a junior kicker from Taylors, S.C., made two field goals in the first quarter to give Vanderbilt a 6-0 lead. Fowler has made 27 of 40 field goals during his Commodore career.

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