| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Virginia forced North Carolina into four third-and-longs in the first quarter Saturday. The Tar Heels converted each en route to a two-touchdown cushion and 45-14 victory.
“Those are critical points to get off the field and extend the drives,&...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:07 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — In the late stages of a season to forget like the one Virginia is wrapping up, any opportunity to grasp something positive about the future is an opportunity worth taking.
During a week when U.Va. is preparing to face a Miami...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:47 PM
PITTSBURGH — By the time David Watford's late fourth-quarter pass to the end zone Saturday in Pittsburgh's 14-3 win glanced off Jake McGee's fingertips, Virginia already established this was not going to be the week for its breakout game on offense....
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:39 PM
After reviewing what Virginia coach Mike London hoped to get accomplished heading into Saturday's 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh, it was almost as if his offense was trying to do exactly the opposite in some areas during the game.
Last Monday, London said was...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:47 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — By the time No. 2 Oregon was done dismantling Virginia 59-10 on Saturday, there was a sense U.Va. had enough mistakes to review and inefficiencies to correct to keep them busy for longer than just the upcoming off week.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:20 PM
Many of my esteemed Daily Press colleagues have forgotten more college football games than I’ve seen in my 19 years in journalism (NOT an age insult; just a tip of the hat to experience), but I’ve still witnessed my share of jaw-dropping speed...
| Sep 8, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Admirably and quite inaccurately, David Watford shouldered the blame. One touchdown in 16 possessions? Four turnovers and no downfield passing game? Anemic rushing for the second time in as many games?
"It wasn't really the...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Virginia coach Mike London is ready to make changes on his offensive line and at the wide receiver positions after seeing mistakes Saturday in U.Va.'s 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh. He'll also keep an eye this week on his injured kicker.
London said Sunday...
| Oct 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — After three dismal performances in as many games against Bowl Subdivision opponents, Virginia's offense has exhausted coach Mike London's patience.
Adjusting to new coordinator Steve Fairchild? Youth at quarterback, receiver...
| Nov 21, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — Jimmye Laycock would prefer to have a cushion. He'd like for his William and Mary football team to be locked into the Championship Subdivision playoffs, regardless of how it fares in Saturday's regular-season finale at Richmond.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Returning to practice after a late-season off week, Virginia football coach Mike London had to get a few questions answered early this week.
With his team slogging its way through a 2-8 season and a seven-game losing streak, London wanted to know if...