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Vanderbilt Commodores football team visited by ice cream truck at practice (video)


To help alleviate the doldrums and exhausting conditions that are typical of the grind that is two-a-days in college football, Vanderbilt Commodores fiery head football coach James Franklin — he of the bad-ass business cards — had an extra special surprise for is players following a session recently: An ice cream truck came rolled in chock-full of tasty, refreshing and cool treats.

In a scene similar to when the ice cream man visited Baltimore Ravens training camp, here’s the Commodores football team enjoying there treats:

The best part is when Franklin screams “ICE CREAM!!!!” Imagine how pumped up he would have been if the Commodores rolled on the back of a flatbed truck and performed “Brick House.”

Actually, I have no idea if Franklin even likes the Commodores. But it would have been neat, right? Because of their name, get it? Yeah, you get it.

Thinking about the Commodores-Commodores connection, though, given that Franklin once admitted that he scoped out the wives of potential coaching assistants he was considering hiring, maybe he’s more of a slow-jam kind of Commodores guy. You know, like

[H/T Dr. Saturday]