2007 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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2007 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Vanderbilt Commodores logo.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference
Division Eastern Division
2007 record 5–7 (2–6 SEC)
Head coach Bobby Johnson (6th year)
Offensive coordinator Ted Cain (6th year)
Defensive coordinator Bruce Fowler (6th year)
Captain
Home stadium Vanderbilt Stadium
(Capacity: 39,773)
Seasons
← 2006
2008 →
2007 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Eastern Division
#12 Tennessee xy   6 2         10 4  
#2 Georgia x%   6 2         11 2  
#13 Florida   5 3         9 4  
South Carolina   3 5         6 6  
Kentucky   3 5         8 5  
Vanderbilt   2 6         5 7  
Western Division
#1 LSU x$#   6 2         12 2  
#15 Auburn   5 3         9 4  
Arkansas   4 4         8 5  
Mississippi State   4 4         8 5  
Alabama   4 4         7 6  
Ole Miss   0 8         3 9  
Championship: LSU 21, Tennessee 14
  • # – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • % – BCS at-large representative
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
  • Alabama had 5 victories vacated by the NCAA in 2010. As such, the official record for Alabama is 2–6 (1-4).
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2007 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University during the 2007 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team's head coach was Bobby Johnson, who served his sixth year as the Commodores' head coach. Members of the Southeastern Conference (SEC), the Commodores played their home games at Vanderbilt Stadium at Dudley Field in Nashville, Tennessee. In 2006, Vanderbilt went 5–7 with a record of 2–6 in the SEC.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 6:00 p.m. Richmond* Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, TN W 41–17   32,215
September 8 11:30 a.m. Alabama Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN LFS L 10–24   39,773
September 15 6:00 p.m. Ole Miss Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) PPV W 31–17   34,180
September 29 6:00 p.m. Eastern Michigan* Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN W 30–7   37,220
October 6 11:30 a.m. at Auburn Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, AL LFS L 7–35   82,657
October 13 5:00 p.m. No. 24 Georgiadagger Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) ESPN2 L 17–20   39,773
October 20 11:30 a.m. at No. 8 South Carolina Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC PPV W 17–6   79,212
October 27 1:00 p.m. Miami (OH)* Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN W 24–13   26,450
November 3 11:30 a.m. at No. 18 Florida Ben Hill Griffin StadiumGainesville, FL LFS L 22–49   90,222
November 10 1:00 p.m. No. 25 Kentucky Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) PPV L 20–27   39,773
November 17 1:00 p.m. at No. 19 Tennessee Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN (Rivalry) PPV L 24–25   105,077
November 24 1:00 p.m. Wake Forest* Vanderbilt Stadium • Nashville, TN L 17–31   27,650
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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