| Nov 2, 2013
Saturday marks the second time this football season that Virginia has hosted a top-10 opponent quarterbacked by a future NFL draft choice orchestrating a rapid-fire spread offense reinforced by an underrated defense.
The Cavaliers can only hope their...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:34 PM
8:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Chelsea at Newcastle.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying(in United Arab Emirates).--CNBC
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable 47 in Newport News and Verizon...
| 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...
| Oct 30, 2013
To quote the adorable child in the AT&T commercial, Virginia Tech football faithful have "infinity times infinity" reasons to be frustrated, concerned and/or confused after Saturday's home loss to Duke.
Logan Thomas channeling Koji Uehara. Short-yardage...
| 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 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 27, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Alabama and Oregon? Still on track for the title game.
Florida State and UCF? We still are seeing Oranges for them.
Baylor and Fresno State? San Diego State did its best to ruin this pick but came up short.
Stanford and Ohio State? Both teams look...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:43 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As far as record-setting efforts go, quarterback David Watford's day in Virginia's 35-25 loss to Georgia Tech was as unsatisfying as it gets. Nothing soothes the pain of habitual losing.
Despite Watford setting school records...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: I hope you and the media start a campaign to stop the NCAA scheduling these massacre football games. It is a scam, a sham and a shame. . . . Urban Meyer has the guts leading, 55-0, to go for it on fourth and six? 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 25, 2013
| 9:26 PM
DUKE (5-2, 1-2 ACC) AT No. 14 (BCS) VIRGINIA TECH (6-1, 3-0 ACC)
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Lane Stadium, Blacksburg.
THE SKINNY: Thursday's injury report made this game more interesting with the addition of cornerback Kyle Fuller...