| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Florida State ambushed nine ACC opponents by a staggering 38.9 points per game last year. The Seminoles scored at least 41 in each league outing, allowed more than 14 only once and humbled eventual Orange Bowl champion Clemson 51-14 — in Death...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Luther Maddy couldn't help but notice some level of pessimism during the spring and summer in connection with the national outlook for Virginia Tech's defense for the coming season.
Last week at the Atlantic Coast Conference Kickoff media event in...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:00 PM
From head coach Frank Beamer’s practice routines to football helmet studies in the school’s biomedical engineering department, Virginia Tech takes a serious approach to player safety in areas of contact and concussions.
We published a...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:18 AM
The annual media pilgrimage to Greensboro, N.C. to interrogate Atlantic Coast Conference football coaches and players regarding the coming season is upon us.
For Virginia coach Mike London and Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, there's a lot to get...
| Jul 21, 2014
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Willie Byrn has seen the snide remarks on social media and simmers at Virginia Tech's recent decline. But he absolutely refuses to believe the quest is futile.
"I'm really sick of hearing ACC titles is the ceiling," the Hokies'...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:10 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Michael Brewer can't pass up a fishing or hunting trip, has a serious competitive streak — even in drills — and he might be Virginia Tech's next starting quarterback.
So far, that's the book on Virginia Tech's newest...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Though Virginia quarterback David Watford appears to have redeemed himself after failing to meet some offseason expectations, it remains to be seen if he will or won’t face team-mandated discipline early in the season.
At the end of spring...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Quarterback shuffle. At this relatively late date, it's anybody's guess as to who will open the season as Virginia Tech's starting quarterback, but incoming, immediately-eligible transfer Michael Brewer has as good (if not better) a chance as Mark Leal...
| 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...