| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:36 PM
NOTE: Been doing a little story chasing this a.m. This particular blog was queued up a while ago. Just getting to send it live. So, forgive me if it's slightly stale for you. By late this evening, I'd certainly imagine it will be. *** Rest assured, by the...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Here's a national rankings news flash: So far, Florida State's defense has proven to be very good. Yes, it's true, the No. 4 Seminoles haven't really played a team that would give them a good gauge as to just how good they are defensively. But the fact...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 will forever be remembered in Athletic Coast Conference country as the day John “The Ninja” Swofford tip-toed around the big, bad Big 12 and SEC and delivered his own stealthy, almost undetected strike to conference...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Following Virginia Tech’s spring game April 20, sophomore tailback Michael Holmes joined three teammates on the interview-room podium. Little did anyone realize it would be his final appearance as a Hokies football player.
Outside a Blacksburg bar...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 12:36 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. — After enduring a 7-6 season, seeing his NFL draft stock take a nosedive and hearing grumbles from Hokie faithful, Virginia Tech quarterback Logan Thomas is tired of being at the top of the list for the most congenial prize....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:33 PM
When FSU offensive line coach Rick Trickett went to Wayne County High School in Jessup, Ga., to pay a visit to Malique Jackson, he was not there.
Much to the surprise of the veteran coach, Jackson was out on the golf course.
“Yeah, we had a golf...
| Jun 6, 2013
Orlando was the ACC football champion's bowl home from 1987-91. More recently, the city has hosted an ACC team for the last 12 postseasons.
Given that history, Orlando is the natural choice to replace Atlanta atop the conference's non-playoff bowl...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:11 AM
* denote ACC Bowl tie-ins (Miami), ^ denote Conference USA (FIU, FAU).
December 21: Gildan New Mexico Bowl (2 p.m.), Las Vegas Bowl (3:30 p.m.), Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (5:30 p.m.), R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (9 p.m.) ^
December 23: Beef 'O'...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:31 AM
College football juniors and redshirt sophomores have until Tuesday to declare for the NFL draft, a deadline that adds urgency to Virginia Tech’s presumed and oh-so-unusual search for an offensive coordinator.
Urgency because Hokies junior Logan...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Virginia Tech broke out a maroon matte helmet with the old "Fighting Gobbler" logo on the side for the Russell Athletic Bowl. The "old VT" and "Fighting Gobbler" logos are being retired by the university as of the new year, so this will be the last time...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:01 PM
The following is not sarcastic, disingenuous or farcical: Virginia Tech deserves some props for Friday’s 13-10 Russell Athletic Bowl victory over Rutgers.
Barbs, too. But in the spirit of the holidays, let’s start with the good.
| Dec 30, 2012
| 6:19 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. –Randy Shannon, who has won three national titles as a player and coach, has been named Arkansas’ linebackers coach, head coach Bret Bielema announced Sunday.
"Randy Shannon is a great coach and a great person," said...