Vanderbilt rape case

Prosecutor: Former Vanderbilt player encouraged rape

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Prosecutors say a former Vanderbilt football player encouraged his teammates to have sex with an unconscious woman whom he had been dating. During opening statements Monday in the retrial of Brandon Vandenburg, a prosecutor said the former player even passed out condoms to three teammates before the woman was raped. But one of Vandenburg’s attorneys blamed…