With heightened expectations following a surprising 2011 season and a tough schedule ahead, the Virginia Cavaliers know one thing they need next season is health.
We all know that injuries are a part of football, but every team has players vital to its success.
We have all seen what happened to the Indianapolis Colts without Peyton Manning. Certain players elevate those around them.
Other players may be the one thing standing in the way of a tremendous weakness being exposed. They represent the entire depth a team has at a certain position and an injury could be too much to recover from.
Virginia has some big question marks in certain areas heading into 2012, and those concerns matched with overall talent and skill gives us the five players the Cavaliers need on the field to build on last year's momentum.
Let the debate begin!