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Feb 16

What Vanderbilt baseball fans need to know for opening day

Vanderbilt has an experienced junior class that coach Tim Corbin believes will guide the 2018 team. Vanderbilt baseball will start its 2018 season with a three-game series against Duke this weekend at Hawkins Field. Games are slated to begin at 4 p.m. …

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Feb 04

Predators’ Filip Forsberg faces discipline from NHL for hit on Rangers’ Jimmy Vesey

The Nashville Predators announced that Mike Fisher will be back with the team in time for the playoffs on Wednesday. Predators forward Filip Forsberg will have a disciplinary hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety on Sunday as a result of interference against Rangers forward Jimmy Vesey

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Feb 03

Nashville Predators host the New York Rangers

New York Rangers right wing Michael Grabner (40) passes the puck which was called off sides and the goal reversed was in the second period at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. Lacy Atkins / The Tennessean

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Jan 29

Predators: 3 things to watch as final stretch of NHL season begins

The Predators look to make it back to the Stanley Cup Final Break’s over. With NHL All-Star weekend complete, there’s no more extended downtime in the Predators’ schedule. All that’s left is a mad sprint toward the playoffs.  Here’s what to pay attention to as the stretch run begins

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Jan 28

Why Vanderbilt baseball fans should welcome season like never before

Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin returns a talented junior class with a lauded freshmen class heading into the 2018 season. Vanderbilt baseball season is just around the corner, and not a moment too soon for frustrated Commodores fans. Vanderbilt’s football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball

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Jan 26

Titans have six players in Pro Bowl, the most since 2008

Wrap up of Mike Vrabel’s first press conference for the Titans The Titans have six players in the Pro Bowl on Sunday in Orlando, the franchise’s largest contingent in the NFL’s annual all-star game since 2008, when Tennessee had six players voted in and eight make it once alternates were

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Jan 26

Titans, Tennessee Vols and Vanderbilt football have Super Bowl LII ties

Who will win the Super Bowl? Just ask your home smart device or your phone. They seem to have the answer. New England coach Bill Belichick was born in Nashville, Patriots defensive tackle Adam Butler played at Vanderbilt and Philadelphia defensive end …

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Jan 26

Titans: 5 prospects to watch at the Senior Bowl

Wrap up of Mike Vrabel’s first press conference for the Titans Titans general manager Jon Robinson and coach Mike Vrabel were on hand for Senior Bowl practices this week in Mobile, Ala. And while a portion of the week was spent interviewing candidates to join the coaching staff, they also took time

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Jan 25

Talkin’ Titans: That was fast. The Titans already have a new coach

Jason Wolf and Joe Rexrode have another week with plenty to talk Titans about. After only five days of searching, Jon Robinson hired former Houston Texans defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel. What does he bring to the table and what to the Titans have to…

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Jan 25

Predators podcast: The NHL has no idea what goaltender interference is anymore

On this podcast Jon Garcia fills in for the traveling Adam Vingan and recounts the awesome game between the Predators and the Lightning with Joe Rexrode. It lived up to the hype of the best team in the league taking on another contender. They also thro…

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Jan 25

Titans better brace for Vra-ball, because it’s going to hit hard

Wrap up of Mike Vrabel’s first press conference for the Titans Jen Vrabel had her own concussion test for her husband when he played in the NFL. “I always knew when he had a concussion because he would be really nice,” Jen said of Mike Vrabel, the new head coach of the Tennessee Titans. “Nice to

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Jan 24

Titans offensive coordinator: Six candidates to help develop Marcus Mariota

Wrap up of Mike Vrabel’s first press conference for the Titans Titans head coach Mike Vrabel missed out on his first choice for offensive coordinator when Ryan Day received a promotion to remain at Ohio State. Day seemed like an inspired choice, since he had served as Chip Kelly’s quarterbacks

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Jan 23

Titans may hire former Cardinals defensive coordinator James Bettcher to replace Dick LeBeau

Mike Vrabel talks about being the Titans head coach and how he will call whatever plays he wants The Titans are considering hiring former Cardinals defensive coordinator James Bettcher for the same role in Tennessee, an NFL source told The Tennessean. …

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Jan 23

How Titans coach Mike Vrabel plans to command respect from his players

Wrap up of Mike Vrabel’s first press conference for the Titans On the day before Mike Vrabel was introduced as head coach of the Titans, a private jet from Boston touched down in Nashville. The former All-Pro linebacker emerged, along with his son Tyler, fresh from a trip to Massachusetts, where

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Jan 23

Titans coach Mike Vrabel’s quest: Maximize Marcus Mariota

When a new coach wins the press conference – very few of them don’t win the press conference – it’s fun to go back and pick out your favorite lines, the ones that really had some oomph and said something about the exciting new direction at hand. Here’s my favorite thing Titans brand-new coach

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Jan 22

Titans introduce new head coach Mike Vrabel

The Titans new head coach Mike Vrabel jokes around with Titans offensive tackle Taylor Lewan before Vrabel introductory press conference at St. Thomas Sports Park Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. George Walker IV / The Tennessean

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