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Vandy quarterbacks show promise on day 1

Chris Nickson (Neil Brake/ Vanderbilt U.)

Friday night, the Vanderbilt Commodores began fall practice at The John Rich Athletic Complex. The weather was about as perfect as it can be for early August in Nashville. With temperatures in the low 70's and a nice breeze blowing, the players and coaches couldn't have asked for a better beginning to the 2006 season.

After the practice, Coach Bobby Johnson commented on the opening night play of his four quarterbacks—Chris Nickson, MacKenzi Adams, Richard Kovalcheck and true freshman Jared Funk. When asked to comment on what he could take away from the opening practice, Coach Johsnon replied, "We go at a pretty fast pace, and we tape everything. We look at them and correct them, but the real evaluation... Recommended Stories