| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Virginia coach Mike London said quarterback Greyson Lambert didn’t suffer a shoulder injury Saturday against UCLA and is throwing, running and ready to go now.
London replaced Lambert with Matt Johns after UCLA’s third defensive touchdown of...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 5:22 PM
BLACKSBURG — While there was no definitive answer Saturday regarding the identity of Virginia Tech's starting quarterback after the team's first scrimmage of the preseason, coach Frank Beamer indicated the decision is coming soon.
It's down to two...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:07 PM
BLACKSBURG — Joey Slye calls it the "Beamer jitter."
It's that feeling of uncertainty he used to get when he'd line up for a field goal in practice early this preseason, knowing Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer was nearby watching his every move....
| Aug 20, 2014
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller missed all of two games and most of a third last season with a knee sprain. The Buckeyes won those contests by a combined 170-41.
Translation: Miller, only the fourth player to earn two Chicago Tribune Silver...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:07 PM
If Trey Edmunds has his way, he’ll be in the huddle Aug. 30 in Lane Stadium the first time Virginia Tech’s offense takes the field in the season-opener against William and Mary.
The only problem is Tech’s coaches aren’t so sure...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Mark Shuman started his Virginia Tech career as a promising offensive line recruit, but he never got the playing time expected of him, and now his playing days are over early due to injury.
Shuman, a 6-foot-7, 315-pound senior offensive tackle who was...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:31 AM
Chad Morris hasn’t coached Michael Brewer in five years, but an enduring bond with his former quarterback and a professional reverence for Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer led Morris to steer Brewer toward Blacksburg.
Morris is entering his fourth...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 2:17 PM
BLACKSBURG — When offensive line coach Stacy Searels interrupted a meeting of Virginia Tech running backs early Saturday morning, he discovered a spread-type formation illustrated on the greaseboard. He was not amused.
"He came in there and was...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:01 PM
As Virginia and Virginia Tech open preseason football practices Monday, both teams have less than four weeks before they kick off their seasons — not much time for programs that still need to get squared away in a lot of areas.
There's pressure of...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:34 PM
BLACKSBURG — As Virginia Tech opened its preseason football practices Monday, coach Frank Beamer and his staff got busy confronting some of the more pressing issues on their plate, including quarterbacks, running backs, kickers, injuries and...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:28 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — Since the James Madison fiasco four years ago, Virginia Tech has roughed up three Football Championship Subdivision opponents by an average margin of 51-8. A similar mauling of William and Mary in this season’s opener is...