Video: Vanderbilt’s open tryouts bear fruit, unintentional comedy

Matt Hinton

If you're one of the legions of drunk SEC fans who have ever boasted "Even I can play for Vanderbilt" — or one of the legions of sober fans who have ever thought it — well, maybe you're right. Back in February, Vandy held open tryouts for the first time in school history for any floppy-haired frat boy in the student body with a high school letter and the guts to show up:

… and after spring practice, went back to catch up with the handful who actually made it:

Sadly, this guy…{YSP:MORE}

… didn't make the cut. But if the Commodores don't give him a chance to bust his enthusiastic hind quarters for the role of "Mr. C," at least, they're missing a huge opportunity. Honestly, what's the worst that could happen?

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Hat tip: Blutarsky
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