Vandy coach will contact fan’s boss

The only thing better than calling out sick from work to go to a

football game is to have someone else call for you, especially when

that person is the team’s head coach.

The Vanderbilt football team opens its season at home against

Ole Miss on Aug. 29, and when one diehard fan reached out to head

coach James Franklin on Twitter about possibly missing the game,

the coach said he’d be happy to contact his boss.

Now let’s just hope this fan’s boss doesn’t

root for Ole Miss, otherwise Franklin’s power of persuasion may not