| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:41 AM
After seeing his football team's recent triumphs in recruiting, Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage knows that's just one important step in a rebuilding process, but making the giant leap required of his program to reach a championship level...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:42 AM
2013 | 2-10, 0-8 ACC
Last bowl | 2011 Chick-fil-A Bowl (lost 43-24 to Auburn)
7th year (42-36 overall, including 18-31 in last four seasons at U.Va.)
The further London gets away from his Football Championship...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:04 PM
UCLA football coaches, players and fans had better get used to this.
The Brett Hundley Love Fest kicked off Monday. During his weekly news conference, Virginia Coach Mike London gushed about UCLA's quarterback in advance of Saturday's season opener in...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:57 PM
David Watford didn't come to Virginia to be a backup quarterback, but he knows that's where he's headed to begin the coming season. In his mind, that's better than at least one alternative.
In July, at the Atlantic Coast Conference Kickoff media event,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Though the losses in recent years in Charlottesville have far outweighed the wins, Virginia football coach Mike London doesn’t apologize for being a self-professed eternal optimist. After all, this is the kind of week that backs up his attitude....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:51 AM
All of the questions were going to be answered this season. This fall was supposed to be when Virginia settled on a quarterback and didn’t revert to the two-quarterback carousel it employed in 2011 and 2012.
It was going to be sophomore Greyson...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:26 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As Virginia third-year defensive end Eli Harold pointed out, it had been 350 days since the football program had celebrated a victory. Saturday at Scott Stadium, Mike London was facing Richmond, his alma mater and former team,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Virginia fell behind early and showed faint life thereafter Saturday, losing 45-14 at North Carolina.
The Cavaliers (2-8, 0-6 ACC) have lost seven consecutive games in a single season for the first time since 1981, a year that cost coach Dick Bestwick...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:05 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Judging from tight end Zachary Swanson's description of his dripping jersey after practices, Virginia's off week wasn't a study in rest and relaxation, which makes sense given everything U.Va. had to work on.
U.Va. (1-1) had a...
| Oct 15, 2013
Virginia's previously anemic offense has produced nearly 1,000 yards the last two weeks, and quarterback David Watford is fresh off his best game as a collegian. The chore is to translate that progress into victories.
Saturday's 27-26 setback at...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Just before the start of the football season, discussions about getting the running game back in gear were all the rage in Charlottesville. It was a topic that made Virginia's expected standouts' pulses race.
Kevin Parks gushed about making U.Va.'s...