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Davis living up to high expectations

Erik Davis (VM/B.Hufalar)

Several days removed from the celebration of Saturday night's victory, Erik Davis still can't help but smile when you ask him about the Catch. It wasn't even a touchdown catch, but in many ways it was far sweeter—it was simply the most clutch play in recent memory for this Vanderbilt football team.

Trailing by three with time winding down, and faced with a do-or-die fourth-and-10 situation, the senior receiver cemented his status as a big-time playmaker with a spectacular 19-yard snag. By making the Catch, Davis salvaged the Dores' dwindling hopes and kept them in the fight—and the rest is history. And so Davis, or "E Diddy" as he is sometimes called, has every reason to smile, knowing that... Recommended Stories