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  • Teel Time: Virginia Tech needed perfect storm to receive BCS at-large

    Virginia Tech needed a perfect storm to secure the ACC’s first Bowl Championship Series at-large bid Sunday, and a perfect storm is exactly what the Hokies got. First, Southern Mississippi needed to upset undefeated Houston in Saturday’s...
  • Teel Time: Outcry over Virginia Tech's BCS bid to Sugar Bowl misplaced; weep not for Kansas State

    Teel Time: Outcry over Virginia Tech's BCS bid to Sugar Bowl misplaced; weep not for Kansas State
    Kansas State and Boise State have more impressive on-field credentials this season than Virginia Tech. The Wildcats’ conquest of Baylor, and the Broncos’ of Georgia trump the Hokies’ win at Georgia Tech. Even Virginia Tech coach Frank...
  • Teel Time: The truth about Virginia Tech's BCS television ratings

    Based on my Twitter timeline Tuesday – say that three times fast – there is some confusion, even anger, over the television ratings for last season’s Orange Bowl between Virginia Tech and Stanford. CNBC’s Darren Rovell...
  • Teel Time: Math of college football's four-team playoff doesn't work

    Teel Time: Math of college football's four-team playoff doesn't work
    In unveiling college football’s future postseason Tuesday, Virginia Tech President Charles Steger said “a four-team playoff doesn’t go too far. It goes just the right amount.” With all due respect, allow me to challenge Steger&...
  • Teel Time: How often might Notre Dame play ACC champion in Orange Bowl?

    Notre Dame plays three ACC opponents this football season and faced 14 from 2006-11. The compelling question now is: How often might the Irish play the ACC champion in future Orange Bowls? In announcing a 12-year extension of their partnership Tuesday,...
  • Family Announces Death Of Joe Paterno

    Family Announces Death Of Joe Paterno
    Joe Paterno, the longtime Penn State coach who won more games than anyone in major college football but was fired amid a child sex abuse scandal that scarred his reputation for winning with integrity, died Sunday. He was 85. His family released a...
  • Paterno dies at 85; transformed Penn State into a football power

    Paterno dies at 85; transformed Penn State into a football power
    Joe Paterno, the Ivy League-educated coach who transformed sleepy Penn State University into a national football power with an academics-based philosophy only to see his career end abruptly and his legacy tarnished by a child sex abuse scandal involving a...
  • Jan. 2: Back-To-Back Losses: Edsall Hired As Football Coach At Maryland

    Randy Edsall met with the UConn football team in the locker room Saturday night after the 48-20 Fiesta Bowl loss to Oklahoma, asking if anyone wanted tospeak. The captains addressed the team, and running back Jordan Todman announced that he was leaving...
  • Jan. 1: Too Much, Too Sooner: UConn Allows 429 Passing Yards In Loss To Oklahoma

    There wasn't much chance of the Huskies quitting or being in awe of ninth-ranked Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl Saturday night. That could have been evidenced by the way fullback Anthony Sherman trudged to his way to a 41-yard reception seeking out...
  • Stanford Loses Fiesta Bowl in OT to Oklahoma State

    Stanford Loses Fiesta Bowl in OT to Oklahoma State
    Oklahoma State defeated Stanford 41-38 in overtime on Monday in the Fiesta Bowl. The winning points came on a 22-yard field goal Quinn Sharp in the first extra session -- and followed a missed field goal by Stanford. Fourth-ranked Stanford (11-2) had...
  • Huskies Football Hire New Coaches on Defense

    Huskies Football Hire New Coaches on Defense
    Washington head coach Steve Sarkisian has hired Justin Wilcox as the Huskies’ new defensive coordinator and Peter Sirmon as linebackers coach. “I am excited to welcome Justin and Peter to Washington,” Sarkisian said, “as they are...
  • Teel Time: Virginia Tech 21st, Clemson 22nd in final AP poll; first time no ACC team in top 20 since 1971

    As an ACC scribe, the most difficult decision on my final Associated Press football ballot was Virginia Tech versus Clemson.  The national champ? That was easy. Alabama dominated LSU, 21-0, in the Big Easy on Monday night. Clemson dominated Tech twice...