The NFL preseason is about as interesting as Olympic Curling. While most fans have to fabricate a reason to watch these ostensibly pointless contests, I'm giving Virginia Tech fans a viable excuse on this, the first night: to watch the many recent Tech alums who will be in action.
Tyrod Taylor makes his debut for the Baltimore Ravens against Michael Vick's Philadelphia Eagles. As a Hokie, could you ask for anything more? If so, don't fret; there are many more former Hokies who will be taking the field for the first time in 2011 tonight.