| 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...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Traffic and sightlines will be problematic at best. Otherwise, Virginia Tech’s 2016 football date with Tennessee at Bristol Motor Speedway promises to be as much an event as game, with record attendance, epic tailgates and Lee Corso wearing...
| 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...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Pat Fitzgerald makes his rounds at 5 p.m. on Thursdays.
"He'll say, 'The office is closed in five minutes. Get out of here,'" linebackers coach Randy Bates said. "And then he'll swing by a second time to make sure."
Thursday is date night for...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Joe Paterno and Bobby Bowden were legends and friends and headed for train-wreck finishes. There was no easy way to extricate themselves from the Penn State and Florida State kingdoms they ruled, so both men decided to hold on until fate intervened....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Big Mo moves a little slow these days. But then, he's almost 85.
"I've got a hip problem, so I'm walking with a cane," Ed Modzelewski said. "That's OK, because I'm still above ground."
Once, the ground shook when Modzelewski thundered by, football...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Serderius 'Bird' Bryant was back on the field Saturday, doing what he does best. He was making tackles, sacking the quarterback, all 5-foot-9, 215-pounds of him.
Many remember the scene from last month on national TV, Bryant sprawled, unconscious on the...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:32 PM
College football bowl games 2012-13 TV schedule begins with the Gildan New Mexico Bowl Dec. 15 and ends with the BCS National Championship Jan. 7. The Gildan New Mexico Bowl between Nevada and Arizona Dec. 15 at 1pm ET on ESPN won’t be the most...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Almost 40 years after retiring from the NFL, Dave Robinson is in the Hall of Fame. Robinson, the former Penn State two-way player, was elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. Robinson, who played for the Green Bay......
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:36 PM
JACKSONVILLE — After you scroll down to the bottom of this page, click the play button and listen to the following 11-minute interview with former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden, you will feel a little wiser and a little more knowledgeable. At...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:39 PM
College Football Countdown: No. 10 Ohio State...