Seals named Vandy beginning QB; Wright to play

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Vanderbilt coach Clark Lea has named Ken Seals the Commodores’ beginning quarterback for the opener towards East Tennessee State on Saturday evening.Lea stated Tuesday that Seals would be the starter. Mike Wright is the backup quarterback, however Lea stated Wright additionally will play as one of many Commodores’ greatest 11 offensive gamers.”Each Ken and Mike had nice camps, and we’re happy with each these guys,” Lea stated. “Felt prefer it was necessary for our group heading into Recreation 1 that we had some readability in that place, and we had been permitting for these guys to determine roles for themselves to construct chemistry throughout the offense.”Seals led all true freshmen final season with 1,928 yards passing. He ranked third each with 12 landing passes and 214.2 yards passing per recreation. Seals additionally accomplished 64.6% of his passes final season, third highest in a single season at Vanderbilt.Wright typically was used near the aim line as a freshman final season. He was 6-of-10 for 51 yards and a TD, and he ran 14 instances for 15 yards and one other landing.”He’s an excellent gifted particular person and an excellent gifted participant,” Lea stated. “And we’re anxious to see what sort of function he can carve out for us on offense as a playmaker and a man that may be a recreation changer for us.”

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