| May 26, 2015
| 12:49 PM
Believe it or not, college football season is right around the corner.
OK, so there's 100 days left before a Thursday night slate of 16 games involving Football Bowl Subdivision teams kicks off Sept. 3. Michigan at Utah. North Carolina at South...
| May 26, 2015
| 12:51 PM
In September of 1984, a young man who used to be me arrived in Newport News, aiming to become a decent reporter and writer.
He met people and went places and wrote stories that will stay with him for the rest of his life. He stayed longer than he ever...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 10:17 PM
William and Mary coach Jimmye Laycock and the Colonial All-Pro Football Camp have once again attracted some of the most prominent NFL names to serve as guest instructors at this year's camp, which will be held June 21-24 on the W&M campus. ...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 4:18 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — With as many as 12 projected starters sidelined, William and Mary's spring football game on Saturday afternoon at Zable Stadium never promised to provide too revealing a glimpse of what the Tribe might look like this fall.
| Apr 10, 2015
| 4:15 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — For the first time in longer than he would like to remember, William and Mary’s Jimmye Laycock hasn’t gone through spring practice hoping that a healthy quarterback would emerge.
Last year’s starter, Steve Cluley,...
| Apr 10, 2015
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary athletic director Terry Driscoll says his department's most-pressing facility needs are a practice complex for basketball and volleyball, a pool for swimming and diving and a new or refurbished basketball arena.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:14 PM
William and Mary football hired a new defensive backs coach and promoted present staff members Trey Henderson and Joe Brady, head coach Jimmye Laycock announced Monday.
The Tribe hired Marvin Clecidor to coach defensive backs. Clecidor, an all-Patriot...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 5:10 PM
Brehon Britt was more knowledgeable and interested in William and Mary than the average high school student. When the Tribe football program returned the favor, it made his recruitment a little easier.
Britt, the younger brother of former Tribe...
| Jan 9, 2015
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Marine Capt. Tom O'Brien had two options in 1979: remain in the service and ship out to Okinawa, or become a full-time assistant football coach at the United States Naval Academy, his alma mater.
"Took me about five seconds to...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 4:00 PM
The play is called Double Arrow. It's a relatively safe throw-and-catch that's perfect for a two-minute drill, with time short and yardage necessary.
Nine times out of 10, the receiver catches a quick pass between the hash mark and the sideline, spins...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Sure, there are times Mikal Abdul-Saboor plays "what if …" and wonders if he could have become an effective quarterback at William and Mary. How might his career have unfolded if he were handing off and throwing, rather than running and receiving?...