| Feb 10, 2012
| 6:36 PM
We may never know whether Virginia offensive coordinator Bill Lazor declined the same position with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, or whether he knew the Bucs were selecting another candidate.
What we do know is that after meeting with the Bucs this week,...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Frank Beamer versus Mike London is a mismatch. Beamer would dominate London on a golf course. London would trample Beamer in a blocking drill.
Recruiting is a different story. Though polar opposites stylistically, both are effective, London the dynamic...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:33 PM
With more than a decade of mining the Peninsula for potential college football talent under his belt, Virginia Tech offensive guards and center coach Curt Newsome has seen boom years in the area in terms of recruiting, and he's also experienced the lean...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:38 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — To spin it positively, you could call Menchville's football program consistent. Few things define stability more than finishing with the same record five seasons in a row.
Unfortunately, that record is 2-8, which calculates to a 10-...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:15 PM
While spending a few days in Myrtle Beach, S.C., around the holidays in preparation for the Offense-Defense High School All-American Bowl, Clifton Richardson made sure he took copious mental notes on what he was seeing in practices.
| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:08 AM
Coach | Melvin Moore (first year)
2010 | 2-8, 2-7 (8th)
Last playoff appearance | 1993
Division | 6
Sept. 1 | Woodside (L, 57-9), 7
Sept. 9 | at Wilson (L, 21-19), 7
Sept. 15 | Denbigh (L, 28-17), 7
Sept. 23 | at...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 7:57 PM
Freshman quarterback David Watford arrived at Virginia from Hampton High in January renowned more as a runner than passer. His Cavaliers debut contradicted that evaluation.
Used in spot duty in place of starter Michael Rocco, Watford completed 3-of-5...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 4:02 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Perry Jones ran for 149 of Virginia's 272 yards on the ground and the Cavaliers beat No. 12 Georgia Tech at its own game, 24-21, on Saturday night.
The Cavaliers (4-2, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) sealed the victory by...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 9:41 PM
Georgia Tech was 6-0 for the first time since the British Invasion. Virginia was in its worst ACC funk since disco was king.
The Yellow Jackets' triple-option was baffling opponents. The Cavaliers' quarterback shuffle was baffling their own fans....
| Oct 15, 2011
| 6:19 PM
Leftovers from Virginia’s 24-21 upset of No. 12 Georgia Tech on Saturday that didn’t make the print column linked here:
* The Cavaliers don’t have college football’s best tailbacks, but they certainly have one of the game’...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Though Virginia's fan base hasn't entirely grasped that the Cavaliers could be on the verge of a breakthrough season, as evidenced by thousands of empty seats every fall Saturday afternoon in Scott Stadium, coach Mike London may indeed have his program on...