FILE - This Nov. 7, 2009, file photo shows Vanderbilt head coach Bobby Johnson during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida,  in Gainesville, Fla.  Bobby Johnson retired abruptly Wednesday, July 14, 2010,  as the Commodores' head coach for what he called personal reasons.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
FILE - This Nov. 7, 2009, file photo shows Vanderbilt head coach Bobby Johnson during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida, in Gainesville, Fla. Bobby Johnson retired abruptly Wednesday, July 14, 2010, as the Commodores' head coach for what he called personal reasons.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File) AP
FILE - This Nov. 7, 2009, file photo shows Vanderbilt head coach Bobby Johnson during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida, in Gainesville, Fla. Bobby Johnson retired abruptly Wednesday, July 14, 2010, as the Commodores' head coach for what he called personal reasons.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File) AP

Vandy football coach steps down 7 weeks before opener

July 15, 2010 12:00 AM