We are slowly but surely closing in on the beginning of the 2012 collegiate football season. In just over three months, football fans around the country will make a pilgrimage to their favorites school's stadium or maybe just to their favorite chair. Fans of the Virginia Tech Hokies will be no different.
Every game during the season counts in college football, but every school and every fan has a select few games on the schedule that they circle. Those are the important games, the rivalry games and the games that can move your team significantly in the rankings.
There are five of these games for the Hokies this season. The following list will identify them and give you a short preview of each.