Franklin building on positive start at PSU
But the contrast between the mid-sized, private school Franklin came from (Vanderbilt) and a giant public university is real and considerable. Franklin admitted to being blown away when 175 kids showed up for an open tryout for one or two roster spots.
2014 Big Ten media days
The Bielema-Spurrier Scale: The most inflammatory thing each coach said at Big ... - The Plain Dealer
The Bielema-Spurrier Scale: The most inflammatory thing each coach said at Big ...
The Plain Dealer
The former Vanderbilt coach certainly brought some life to the Big Ten in his first time at the event. That included a little joke at the start of his speech that said I will not use technology bearing the logo of your schools, Urban Meyer and Brady ...
SEC Media Days Openthread: Derek Mason, Vandy Players Speak at 4pm CST
Anchor of Gold (blog)
Robbie Caldwell set the tone for Vanderbilt coaches by giving an all-time Media Days classic back in 2010. Those self-deprecating jokes about turkey insemination turned out to be the highlight of his Commodore head coaching tenure. Hey, at least we ...
Winless, but unbeaten Mason pushes envelope
Sonny Gray stands tall vs. doubters
As Vanderbilt's ace in 2011, Sonny Gray led the Commodores to their first College World Series. (Photo: Larry McCormack / File / The Tennessean) ... He jokes with teammates and fans. Many have probably seen the Major League Baseball video when he ...
Self-titled 'Food Babe' has lots of fans – and some critics
At South Mecklenburg High, Hari got so serious about debate that she jokes about it being her sport. She went to the University of Georgia as a member of the debate team, but quit after a week. She says her family convinced her ... Dr. William ...
John Seigenthaler, 1927-2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
19, 2012 photo, John Seigenthaler, founder of the First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University and a former editor and publisher of The Tennessean, speaks at the announcement of a project that allows college journalists to cover the federal justice ...
Dan Rather 'Cautiously Optimistic' About 'Rathergate' Biopic
James Vanderbilt, the screenwriter behind The Amazing Spider-Man and White House Down, will adapt the screenplay, and make his directorial debut with the Mythology Entertainment project. Brad Fischer, William Sherak, Vanderbilt and Mikkel Bondesen are ...
Welcome Home, Mr. James
National Review Online (blog)
Conservative thought has a long tradition of emphasizing the importance of “rootedness,” from Eliot and his Vanderbilt contemporaries to the great storyteller of “place,” Wendell Berry. Those ideas find expression today at outlets such as Front Porch ...
Meet The Tea Party's Next Target
“I'm sick, tired, hungry and broke,” jokes Joe Carr, a Republican Senate candidate in Tennessee. For a year, Carr has been traveling up to 2,000 miles a week, crisscrossing the state to pitch sleepy crowds, slogging along in a quixotic bid to unseat a ...
Joan Rivers: 'I Had the Gun on My Lap'
She makes jokes about the Kardashians and Kristen Stewart on the brilliant E! Friday night fixture, Fashion Police, and on stages across America. She does the reality show Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?, which follows, in highly scripted and ...