| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:35 PM
With less than a week left before his team begins game-week preparation for the Aug. 31 season-opener against Brigham Young, Virginia coach Mike London has a handle on who his starters will be at just about every position.
It's a few of the guys that...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Domination may be the missing piece from the puzzle that is Atlantic Coast Conference football.
It’s been a dozen years since an ACC representative played for a national championship.
That doesn’t mean the quality has suffered.
| Jun 29, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Virginia ranked 98th nationally last season in sacks, among the reasons the Cavaliers fired their defensive coordinator and defensive line coach. The program’s most recent commitment for the 2014 recruiting class might well improve that tepid pass...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:42 AM
Clemson and Miami haven’t clashed on the football field since 2010 and aren’t scheduled to play again until 2015. Here’s forecasting they’ll meet in the interim – at the ACC championship game Dec. 7 in Charlotte, N.C.
| Apr 7, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia's quarterbacks, running backs, receivers and linemen aren't the only ones adjusting to new coordinator Steve Fairchild's offense this spring. Tom O'Brien is right there with them.
"Well, I've been coaching 38 years,...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 4:35 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE – By the time he'd finished his first spring practice under new Virginia defensive coordinator Jon Tenuta, linebacker Daquan Romero knew he was going to like him. It was a change to a mode of play Romero got used to in his days at...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 3:39 PM
When it came down to evaluating exactly what he wanted in his next college, Clifton Richardson decided he wanted something familiar, but also a place where he’ll have the chance to get a lot of work in the backfield.
Liberty fits that...
| May 30, 2013
Some were family promotions, one an obscure find, still others logical choices. Yet no matter the approach, Virginia athletic director Craig Littlepage and his senior staff have done an extraordinary job hiring, and retaining, quality head coaches,...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:14 AM
A year after his celebrated transfer from Alabama, quarterback Phillip Sims’ Virginia career is finished, his time here marked by distraction and disappointment rather than victories and touchdowns.
For this Sims has no one to blame but himself....
| 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 —...
| May 15, 2013
Bold non-conference schedules will serve Virginia Tech, Virginia and the ACC well as college football drives toward the playoff era. The challenge is in balancing that ambition with business and competitive concerns.
Strength-of-schedule has long been a...