| Oct 15, 2013
Virginia's previously anemic offense has produced nearly 1,000 yards the last two weeks, and quarterback David Watford is fresh off his best game as a collegian. The chore is to translate that progress into victories.
Saturday's 27-26 setback at...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Just before the start of the football season, discussions about getting the running game back in gear were all the rage in Charlottesville. It was a topic that made Virginia's expected standouts' pulses race.
Kevin Parks gushed about making U.Va.'s...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:23 PM
On a practice field Sunday in Charlottesville, Virginia quarterback David Watford worked alone with many of his pass-catchers, an alleged repeat of the same scene from Saturday night after U.Va. returned from its 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh.
It was the kind...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:40 PM
After taking a step forward Oct. 12 in his maturation as a quarterback in Virginia’s 27-26 loss at Maryland, David Watford carried that poise over to the first 26 1/2 minutes Saturday against Duke.
That’s as far as Watford’s newfound...
| Oct 22, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — The tactical challenges of preparing for Georgia Tech's veer option are difficult enough. Paul Johnson's Yellow Jackets are fresh off a 56-0 beatdown of Syracuse, and last year they gouged the Cavaliers 56-20.
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:31 PM
It might have been just one carry, but Taquan Mizzell's 36-yard run last Saturday in Virginia's 35-22 loss to Duke was an example of what he'd hoped to do all season, but wasn't able to accomplish.
All of the blazing speed and burst of quickness he...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:30 PM
As memories of how last season spiraled out of control creep in again, Virginia tight end Jake McGee knows impressionable youth are being affected by all the losing going on in Charlottesville.
When U.Va. hosts Georgia Tech (4-3, 3-2 Atlantic Coast...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Finding a creative way to lose doesn’t normally generate much of a buzz in Scott Stadium, where losing has become all too common, but Virginia’s 35-25 loss to Georgia Tech took some effort to achieve.
Other than the final score, and...
| Oct 29, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia quarterback David Watford considers his Clemson counterpart, Tajh Boyd, a mentor and friend, hardly a surprise given their shared position, roots and demeanor. But Saturday's clash between the Cavaliers and Tigers will...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:28 PM
A time-management glitch bit Virginia’s football team again Saturday as the Cavaliers, a yard away from the go-ahead touchdown, wasted a handful of critical seconds at the close of the first half against Georgia Tech.
But coach Mike London insists...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Though he could've had the chance to bolt the shaky situation in Charlottesville in the offseason, Virginia left tackle Morgan Moses decided to stay on board and finish up his senior season.
Given the continued decay of U.Va.'s football program, Moses...