| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Virginia fell behind early and showed faint life thereafter Saturday, losing 45-14 at North Carolina.
The Cavaliers (2-8, 0-6 ACC) have lost seven consecutive games in a single season for the first time since 1981, a year that cost coach Dick Bestwick...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Virginia forced North Carolina into four third-and-longs in the first quarter Saturday. The Tar Heels converted each en route to a two-touchdown cushion and 45-14 victory.
“Those are critical points to get off the field and extend the drives,&...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:07 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — In the late stages of a season to forget like the one Virginia is wrapping up, any opportunity to grasp something positive about the future is an opportunity worth taking.
During a week when U.Va. is preparing to face a Miami...
| Dec 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Duke-North Carolina delivered a classic. Ohio State-Michigan, Georgia-Georgia Tech, Oregon-Oregon State all that and then some. Auburn-Alabama? Lord have mercy.
Virginia Tech-Virginia, not so much.
In a finale that reflected...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:50 PM
As he reflected Saturday after Virginia's 16-6 loss to Virginia Tech on what went wrong during the course of a dreadful 2-10 season, U.Va. tight end Jake McGee stammered and struggled to come up with the answers.
Summing up three months of frustration...
| Dec 8, 2013
From 1987-99, the University of Virginia had 13 consecutive winning football seasons, prolonged success that ACC rivals such as Clemson, Maryland and North Carolina never have attained. So don't tell me that the Cavaliers' current malaise is irreversible....
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:39 PM
After reviewing what Virginia coach Mike London hoped to get accomplished heading into Saturday's 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh, it was almost as if his offense was trying to do exactly the opposite in some areas during the game.
Last Monday, London said was...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Virginia coach Mike London is ready to make changes on his offensive line and at the wide receiver positions after seeing mistakes Saturday in U.Va.'s 14-3 loss at Pittsburgh. He'll also keep an eye this week on his injured kicker.
London said Sunday...
| Oct 1, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — After three dismal performances in as many games against Bowl Subdivision opponents, Virginia's offense has exhausted coach Mike London's patience.
Adjusting to new coordinator Steve Fairchild? Youth at quarterback, receiver...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Just before the start of the football season, discussions about getting the running game back in gear were all the rage in Charlottesville. It was a topic that made Virginia's expected standouts' pulses race.
Kevin Parks gushed about making U.Va.'s...
| 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 22, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Returning to practice after a late-season off week, Virginia football coach Mike London had to get a few questions answered early this week.
With his team slogging its way through a 2-8 season and a seven-game losing streak, London wanted to know if...