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  • Tyrod Taylor: Virginia Tech quarterback is a Senior to Watch

     
    Tyrod Taylor: Virginia Tech quarterback is a Senior to Watch We start this week with the first of a 5-part series on seniors to watch this season. They may not be the most talked about but should make an impact for their teams....
  • Virginia Tech coach clarifies chop-block complaints against Georgia Tech

    Virginia Tech coach clarifies chop-block complaints against Georgia Tech
    Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer felt compelled to make some final statements Tuesday regarding the chop-block controversy that has boiled over the last few days involving his team and Georgia Tech's football program. Beamer said he called Georgia Tech...
  • Virginia Tech fumbles away 20-17 loss to North Carolina

    Virginia Tech fumbles away 20-17 loss to North Carolina
    As Darren Evans draped his arm over Ryan Williams' head, and Kenny Lewis placed a towel over Williams, a whirling celebration was taking place inside Lane Stadium. Moments earlier, Williams had fumbled away Virginia Tech's final opportunity in regulation...
  • Ryan Williams helps Virginia Tech break losing streak

    Ryan Williams helps Virginia Tech break losing streak
    With all national championship discussion having gone extinct three weeks ago, and aspirations for a third consecutive Atlantic Coast Conference championship on life support, Virginia Tech wasn't in a position Thursday night where it needed style points...
  • Hokies dominate Terps

    Hokies dominate Terps
    Its primary goal — the Atlantic Coast Conference title — no longer within reach, Virginia Tech instead focused on avoiding a letdown Saturday against reeling Maryland. The Hokies accomplished that with a businesslike approach led by...
  • Taylor, Hokies ace test

    Led by record-setting freshman tailback Ryan Williams, Virginia Tech entered Saturday's game at Maryland ranked 21st in the nation in rushing offense. The Hokies, though, ranked just ninth in the ACC in passing, with 170 yards a game. As Hokies...
  • For Roberts, speed kills

    By the time Virginia Tech returner Dyrell Roberts sees the ball in the air on a kickoff, he already has gone through the mental checklist of what he needs to accomplish. Secure it, run in the direction of his blockers, find a seam and get to midfield. In...
  • Bowl breakdown

    Offense It all starts with the running game for both teams, as Tech's Ryan Williams (1,538 yards rushing) and Tennessee's Montario Hardesty (1,306 yards) will draw much of the defensive attention. In the last nine games, Tennessee quarterback Jonathan...
  • Three keys to Tech win

    1. Break a big one Jayron Hosley and Smithfield product Dyrell Roberts could provide enormous boosts in this area. Tennessee is 70th in the nation in punt-return yardage defense (9.8 yards per return) and 89th in kickoff-return yardage defense (22.84...
  • Virginia Tech's Tyrod Taylor goes from 'athlete' to QB

    Virginia Tech's Tyrod Taylor goes from 'athlete' to QB
    All the convincing Virginia Tech offensive coordinator Bryan Stinespring needed that his starting quarterback had finally come of age came in September during a 90-second span. Tyrod Taylor has spent the last 3 1/2 months of his junior season proving...
  • Orange crushed: Hokies roll past Tennessee 37-14

    Orange crushed: Hokies roll past Tennessee 37-14
    Quarterback Tyrod Taylor made a habit of coming up with a few big plays just when Virginia Tech needed it this season. He did it again in a most unexpected fashion Thursday night in Tech's 37-14 win against Tennessee in the Chick-fil-A Bowl. Though...
  • Virginia Tech has good reason to be excited for 2010

    As much as Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer wanted to enjoy Thursday night's 37-14 Chick-fil-A Bowl win against Tennessee, he couldn't resist looking to the future when asked after the game about prospects for next season. With 12 starters expected to...