2013 will mark Virginia Tech's 10th season as a member of the ACC. The Hokies have won four conference championships since entering the league back in 2004.
Can they rebound from their most disappointing season in 20 years and get back to a BCS game?
The unofficial beginning of the new football season starts next Saturday in Blacksburg for the annual spring game. For most fans, it will be the first opportunity to see the 2013 version of the Hokies.
Here are four things that stand in Virginia Tech's way of becoming a five-time ACC champion.