Months after the SEC joined the satellite camp craze, the conference's coaches still have reservations about the whole arrangement.
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Rajaan Bennett had an SEC scholarship and a bright future when he died in a murder-suicide while protecting his family. His impact on his Georgia hometown is felt to this day.
For the Commodores, perception is everything. Traditionally an SEC bottom-feeder, Vanderbilt must build a winning mentality to take the next step.
Vanderbilt's Ralph Webb is often overlooked when discussing SEC running backs, but his numbers say he shouldn't be.
The nation's most improved defenses
Gene Chizik made a big difference in his first season as defensive coordinator at North Carolina. Vanderbilt also improved greatly after Derek Mason took over the defense.
Vanderbilt's Zach Cunningham and Florida's Jarrad Davis are both formerly unknown players who have become two of the SEC's top linebackers.
Ivan Maisel chats with Vanderbilt's Derek Mason on the key players for the Commodores in 2016, new additions to the staff & what he expects to start the season off strong.
Vanderbilt takes over the SEC Network
The 24-hour Vanderbilt marathon is underway on SEC Network. Among the great Commodores games being replayed on Monday are the 2008 Music City Bowl, the 2011 basketball win over Kentucky and the 2014 College World Series. Full Schedule
Players, coaches and fans have fun with what they say and what they wear at SEC media days. Here's a light-hearted look back.
A former Vanderbilt football player has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for raping an unconscious female student.
Dobbs, Kelly represent SEC
Alabama and Tennessee are picked as the favorites to meet in the title game, but the SEC writers' poll has been known to be wrong most of the time.
Fournette among 13 SEC running backs on Doak Walker watch list
The year of the running back?
Leonard Fournette is among Thursday's participants at SEC media days. He's one of four returning RBs in the SEC to rush for more than 1,000 yards last season.
From crazy road trips to pillow-soft starts to the season to games that leave you wondering how they ever got scheduled in the first place, a look through the 2016 schedule is eye-opening.
Florida talked Tennessee, Vanderbilt's Oren Burks impressed everyone and coach Derek Mason wore an incredible suit jacket on Day 1 of SEC media days.
Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer
Vanderbilt RB Ralph Webb and S/OLB Oren Burks said the offense looks more in sync with Kyle Shurmur at QB. He's taken film sessions more seriously and Burks said Shurmur "has definitely stepped into the leadership role on offense ... He's definitely a true leader." Webb said Shurmur has "the mental edge" at QB for Vandy and his progression is "very important to us getting off to a fast start (this season)."
Greg Ostendorf ESPN Staff Writer
It's only Monday, but Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason has to be the early favorite for best suit at SEC media days.
Watch: Derek Mason takes the podium
The Vanderbilt head coach is addressing reporters at SEC Media Days. The Commodores' defense improved after Mason took over the reigns of defensive play-calling last season. Live on SEC Network/WatchESPN
The start of media days means we're a step closer to football. Here's what to look for on Day 1, including news about Auburn, Florida and Vanderbilt.
Can Webb carry Vandy to bowl game?
Vanderbilt RB Ralph Webb is among Monday's participants at SEC Media Days. After just two seasons, he's already eighth in school history in rushing yards.
Alabama (again) has SEC and CFP title hopes. But, Phil Steele writes, the Tide will have to get through the nation's deepest conference and gauntlet of loaded teams.
Vanderbilt vs South Carolina Gamecocks
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