| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Naturally, David Watford has much to prove as a college quarterback. He’s started only three games for Virginia, none on the road, and remains a unknown quantity as a passer, runner and decision-maker.
But the more I see of Watford off the field,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:47 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — By the time No. 2 Oregon was done dismantling Virginia 59-10 on Saturday, there was a sense U.Va. had enough mistakes to review and inefficiencies to correct to keep them busy for longer than just the upcoming off week.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:14 PM
David Watford admits he's mentally put himself in Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota's shoes. As a quarterback, it's hard not to envision what you might be able to do in an offense as frenetic as Oregon's.
That's not to say Watford doesn't have faith...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Juggling quarterbacks usually is problematic, but Duke coach David Cutcliffe, an acclaimed teacher of the position, is making it work this season.
Last week’s 35-22 victory at Virginia was among the best examples. Starter Anthony Boone passed...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:26 PM
DUKE (5-2, 1-2 ACC) AT No. 14 (BCS) VIRGINIA TECH (6-1, 3-0 ACC)
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Lane Stadium, Blacksburg.
THE SKINNY: Thursday's injury report made this game more interesting with the addition of cornerback Kyle Fuller...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Finding a creative way to lose doesn’t normally generate much of a buzz in Scott Stadium, where losing has become all too common, but Virginia’s 35-25 loss to Georgia Tech took some effort to achieve.
Other than the final score, and...
| Oct 29, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia quarterback David Watford considers his Clemson counterpart, Tajh Boyd, a mentor and friend, hardly a surprise given their shared position, roots and demeanor. But Saturday's clash between the Cavaliers and Tigers will...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:28 PM
A time-management glitch bit Virginia’s football team again Saturday as the Cavaliers, a yard away from the go-ahead touchdown, wasted a handful of critical seconds at the close of the first half against Georgia Tech.
But coach Mike London insists...
| Nov 2, 2013
Saturday marks the second time this football season that Virginia has hosted a top-10 opponent quarterbacked by a future NFL draft choice orchestrating a rapid-fire spread offense reinforced by an underrated defense.
The Cavaliers can only hope their...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd's memorable homecoming Saturday saddled Virginia with its sixth consecutive defeat, the second straight season the Cavaliers have endured such a streak.
A fifth-year senior from Phoebus High playing in only his second...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:21 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Tajh Boyd happily spent most of the second half on a headset, morphing from record-setting quarterback to animated cheerleader and coaching consultant. This he did with Scott Stadium about two-thirds empty, aggravated fans more...