When USA Today released their first official top-25 poll of the 2012 season last week, they had the Virginia Tech Hokies at No. 20.
With many questions surrounding the 2012 Hokies, some find that ranking to be about right.
The Hokies should have a stellar defense with nine starters returning. But the Hokies are replacing eight starters on the offensive side of the ball.
Over the years, the Hokies haven't always had the talent to match up with some of the other top teams in the country, but solid coaching elevated the team.
As we begin 2012, there are a few questions about the Virginia Tech coaching staff. Here are four items to keep an eye on as it pertains to the coaching staff this season.