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Jonathan Vaughters on son's announcement

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Earlier today, Stanford fans woke up to the exciting news that elite linebacker James Vaughters had made a verbal commitment to play football for the Cardinal. In the wake of James' decision, The Bootleg had the opportunity to catch up with James' father, Jonathan, to get more of the inside story behind this monumental Cardinal commitment.

The Bootleg: What does it mean to you, as a parent, to have your son commit to attend and play football at one of the most prestigious universities in the country? Jonathan Vaughters: To me it was a testimony to James and his maturity that he would be able to think through the decision and come out with that particular decision. I mean you would expect a 16-year-old who plays football as well... Recommended Stories

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