| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:39 PM
Virginia Tech wants to play a long-term, home-and-home series with Old Dominion, John Ballein, the Hokies’ associate athletic director for football operations, told The Virginian-Pilot.
Tech is already scheduled to play host to ODU in 2017 and...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:02 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Linebacker Airek Green knows that William and Mary leads the nation in scoring defense. He knows that he has a couple of interceptions and is one of the team's top tacklers. He volunteers that he's also tied for the team lead in...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:09 AM
CRAIG SMITH | CNU | LINEBACKERS COACH
Christopher Newport's Matt Kelchner unsuccessfully recruited Craig Smith as a player. He gets him a decade later as an assistant coach.
Smith, a Virginia Beach native, will coach linebackers for the Captains. He...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:17 AM
34th year (215-160-2, all at W&M)
The architect of modern William and Mary football wants no part of soft landings and a cushy endgame while rattling around the building that bears his name. That's why he shook up his...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:32 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Jerome Couplin asks for only one gift for his birthday. He will have a say in whether he gets it, as will several dozen of his William and Mary teammates.
Couplin turns 22 on Saturday, when the Tribe travels to West Virginia in...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Quarterback Michael Graham gets a chance to craft a happy ending to an uneven career, as the starter when William and Mary opens at West Virginia.
Graham has started six games and played in 11 over the past two seasons. The fifth-year senior has had...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Each summer the Daily Press sports staff convenes in the Caymans, cracks open a case of Sarsaparilla and, as Jimmy Buffett croons in the background, ponders the upcoming football season.
Topic A: How best to theme our preview section?
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:49 PM
William and Mary’s game plan was old-school simple: Run the ball on offense; stop the run on defense; control the line of scrimmage. Aside from several hiccups, mission accomplished.
The Tribe ran effectively, prevented Hampton from doing so and...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:43 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — If you're looking for a time when William and Mary's 2012 football season began to unravel, Sept. 8 of last year is a good place to start.
The Tribe's home opener against Lafayette came one week after a disheartening loss at...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:19 AM
At 5-foot-9 and 203 pounds, William and Mary redshirt freshman running back Kendell Anderson shouldn’t be considered small. Yet that’s how he views himself, and it informs and motivates him on the football field.
Anderson remembers himself...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:34 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Two months and a conference gauntlet lie ahead, but the vibe surrounding William and Mary's football team is far different than this time last year.
The Tribe started poorly and never recovered. This season, W&M (2-1) has won its...