| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage is nothing if not thoughtful and effusive, so many of his remarks during our hour-long interview Tuesday about the Cavaliers’ football struggles are not included in my just-posted print column.
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Virginia Tech’s 21st consecutive bowl could well return the Hokies to the site of their inaugural postseason appearance more than six decades ago: El Paso, Texas.
The Sun Bowl has the third choice of ACC teams after the Bowl Championship Series,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Preview: Virginia at Miami (Fla.)
While Miami is certainly upset with the results of its recent past, its top priority is to not let those disappointing performances spoil the immediate future. The Hurricanes on Saturday will try to...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:34 PM
COLLEGE PARK — There are too many bowl scenarios to determine for certain where Maryland will end up, but the school seems to have a willing suitor in the Military Bowl, which calls the Terps "a logical choice."
Another possibility for Maryland:...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:37 PM
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Frank Beamer has been a spectator, a guest of honor and a green flag-waver at Bristol Motor Speedway. Now, after nearly 17 years of talking about it, he'll finally be a football coach at the track.
Virginia Tech and Tennessee were...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:51 PM
BLACKSBURG — After what will be a 79-year gap in regular-season meetings, and at least one failed attempt by racetrack mogul Bruton Smith to make it happen, Virginia Tech and Tennessee finally are slated to meet again in a regular-season football...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:29 PM
BLACKSBURG — Before the start of last season, it was stylish to compare the potential and talent level of Virginia Tech's defense to that of the defensive unit that led Tech to the 2000 national championship game.
It ended up being a classic...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Alabama and Oregon solidified themselves in the BCS title game but we have plenty other changes of note.
Notre Dame is no longer BCS bound in our estimation and after they edged Purdue by seven points, the Irish dropped to the Chick-Fil-A Bowl to face...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Clemson’s 52-13 dusting of South Carolina State on Saturday was routine and did nothing to enhance the ACC’s football profile. But as he exited his postgame presser, Tigers coach Dabo Swinney had a message about the conference.
| Sep 1, 2013
| 7:15 PM
The college football season opened with a wild weekend that featured sloppy play, close calls and some startling upsets. Here’s a look at the top 10 things we learned during the weekend:
1. From the reaction of some members of the media, you...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:24 PM
The college football season is set to open with a bang. The first week features several games that could have a major impact in the national championship race.
Rice at No. 7 Texas A&M
1 p.m., Saturday, ESPN
The Buzz: The only reason this one...