| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:53 PM
After waiting for two years, including sitting through a post-freshman season redshirt year, Hampton High graduate David Watford is finally going to get his chance to be Virginia’s starting quarterback.
U.Va. coach Mike London announced Monday...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:34 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia's Taquan Mizzell isn't advertising any numbers for rushing yardage or touchdown goals heading into his freshman season, but he isn't afraid to make a comparison to another running back who posted impressive statistics as a...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:08 AM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As a guy with three decades of coaching experience on his resume, Steve Fairchild knew what kind of situation he was walking into last year with the San Diego Chargers.
He's been around long enough to get a feel for the...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Fourth year (16-21 at U.Va.; 40-26 in coaching career)
After opening last season 2-0, the bottom dropped out for U.Va. with a six-game losing streak. At a time when London needed to sustain momentum on the heels of a stretch in...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:26 PM
AARON MOOREHEAD | VIRGINIA TECH | WIDE RECEIVERS COACH
Watching another young wide receiver drop a pass in the first week of Virginia Tech's preseason practices, Aaron Moorehead suddenly had an appreciation for what his coaches had to endure early in...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:38 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — It took over five hours all told, but the University of Virginia fought off Mother Nature and rallied to get its season off on the right foot, defeating Brigham Young 19-16 on Saturday.
Trailing by four points late in the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:32 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Tim Smith thinks he's seen it at least every other day in the preseason, but Virginia wide receivers coach Marques Hagans can't help but flip on video of the St. Louis Rams from about a decade ago.
It's mildly relevant viewing,...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Rare is the football season in which Virginia Tech and Virginia open with top-flight opponents. When the Cavaliers played No. 2 Notre Dame in 1989, the Hokies scheduled Akron. When Tech faced No. 1 Southern California in 2004, Virginia settled for Temple....
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:39 PM
After reviewing what Virginia coach Mike London hoped to get accomplished heading into Saturday's 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh, it was almost as if his offense was trying to do exactly the opposite in some areas during the game.
Last Monday, London said was...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:21 PM
There are still 100 days left until the start of the college football season, but programs from Hampton Roads and the Commonwealth have been active enough to provide gossip material for an entire offseason.
The state's two biggest programs —...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Virginia coach Mike London is ready to make changes on his offensive line and at the wide receiver positions after seeing mistakes Saturday in U.Va.'s 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh. He'll also keep an eye this week on his injured kicker.
London said Sunday...