| Aug 26, 2012
26th year (209-98-2 at Tech; 251-121-4 overall in coaching career)
Since the start of last season, a lot of things have changed in connection to Beamer's coaching career. After late Penn State coach Joe Paterno was dismissed from...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Any time the Bears want to rush the passer, fine by me.
Sure, the Bears had a series of problems against the Giants on Friday night. Bears coach Lovie Smith said the practice game was like a final exam, and in that case, the Bears’ first-...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:54 PM
Does not include players previously on practice squad, the "physically unable to perform" list or injured reserve:
82 Mike Leach, LS, William and Mary: Reserve; did long snapping; 1 tackle (on punt).
51 Paris Lenon, LB, Richmond:...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 6:24 PM
First-round pick: No. 3
For several weeks, the widespread belief has been the Vikings will use the third pick on USC left tackle Matt Kalil, and that's still likely to happen. As the draft nears, though, there's speculation the team...
| Apr 13, 2012
Second in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Tight ends.
There is not an abundance of elite running back talent in the draft, but there is some decent depth. That plays into the trend of teams finding backs later in the draft. Look for...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:33 PM
NFL Network has extensive coverage of Super Bowl XLVI this weekend, plus coverage of the Senior Bowl on Saturday, Jan. 28, at 4pm ET, and practice and pregame coverage of the Pro Bowl from Hawaii. Other highlights include a reair of Super Bowl XLII...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 11:21 AM
Five RBs to watch in the 2012 NFL Draft...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 3:24 PM
David Wilson already has mentally prepared himself for the emotional roller coaster that may await him this week in the NFL draft.
Though he ran for a Virginia Tech single-season record 1,709 yards last season, posted 40-yard dash times of 4.49 seconds...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Standing on the West side sideline Saturday in Lane Stadium during Virginia Tech's spring football scrimmage, former Hokies running back David Wilson got a chance to watch his ex-teammates go to work, as well as catch a glimpse of the future.
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Tyrod Taylor was gracious enough to spend nearly 30 minutes of his Tuesday talking about his rookie season with the Baltimore Ravens and his youth football camp Saturday at Hampton’s Darling Stadium.
Wednesday’s print column couldn’t...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Last year, Virginia Tech’s big upheaval in its assistant football coaching staff created much of the offseason buzz surrounding the athletic program.
Now, Tech’s men’s basketball team is enduring a wholesale coaching staff change. While...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:47 AM
Jayron Hosley spoke boldly in August of intercepting 10 passes or more and earning first-team All-America honors. And after a year in which he led the nation with nine picks was second-team Associated Press All-American, why not?