| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Only twice in the first 15 seasons of the BCS has a team from one of the six major conferences finished unbeaten and not made it to the national-title game: Auburn (SEC) in 2004 and Cincinnati (Big East) in 2009.
This year, two more could get left out....
| Nov 21, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — Jimmye Laycock would prefer to have a cushion. He'd like for his William and Mary football team to be locked into the Championship Subdivision playoffs, regardless of how it fares in Saturday's regular-season finale at Richmond.
| Nov 10, 2013
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Virginia had lost by more than 20 points three times during this dismal football season. But given the caliber of opponent, those setbacks could be partially rationalized.
Saturday's can not.
North Carolina, an average team...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Williams-led North Carolina routs Virginia
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- It didn't take long for North Carolina Tar Heels quarterback Marquise Williams to find a comfort zone in his new role.
"I feel like he was more aggressive," Tar Heels receiver Quinshad...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:34 PM
VIRGINIA TECH (6-3, 3-2 ACC) AT No. 14 MIAMI (7-1, 3-1)
WHEN: 7 p.m.
WHERE: Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, Fla.
THE SKINNY: Tech's hopes for staying in the ACC Coastal Division depend on getting a win in this one. Cornerback Kyle...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Daquan Romero doesn’t need a reminder that Virginia has duplicated the six-game losing streak it endured last season. He also doesn’t need his memory jogged about how North Carolina torched U.Va. last season with the screen pass.
| Nov 5, 2013
With both of its starting cornerbacks sidelined Saturday, Virginia allowed 435 passing yards to Clemson, the fourth-most against the Cavaliers in 124 seasons of football. A similar challenge awaits this week as Virginia's depleted secondary attempts to...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:21 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Tajh Boyd happily spent most of the second half on a headset, morphing from record-setting quarterback to animated cheerleader and coaching consultant. This he did with Scott Stadium about two-thirds empty, aggravated fans more...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Two years older and wiser than his fellow Peninsula District product, Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd advised and encouraged Virginia counterpart David Watford early Saturday evening.
“What I told David is just keep leading,” Boyd said after...
| 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...
| 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 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...