1. Hokie Spring Football Wrap-Up, Part One: Defense

    Going into the spring, the Virginia Tech football program didn't have that many questions to answer. In this entry, I will cover the questions that have risen on the defensive side of the ball for the upcoming season...

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  2. 2009, The Hokies Year in The Spotlight?

    The 2009 campaign for Virginia Tech is shaping up to be the most successful since 1999's national runner up team. No Virginia Tech team has had this much hype since the 2005 Marcus Vick led team...

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  3. What Can Be Taken From Virginia Tech's Spring Football Game

    Quite often fans read way too deep into their teams spring game. It's hard to really get a feel of how the team is going to do based on a glorified practice. There was a few things that you could gather from Virginia Tech's spring game...

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  4. Virginia Tech: Why Are the Hokies Getting So Much Hype Heading into 2009

    A lot of people outside of the ACC are wondering why the Hokies are receiving so much hype. They are wondering why the Hokies projected in the preseason top 10, and why there are national title run whispers in Blacksburg this year...

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  5. Will The Virginia Tech Passing Game Improve In 2009?

    2008 was not the best year for the Virginia Tech passing attack. It got off to a very slow start due to an extreme lack of experience. With the injury to Brandon Dillard and Zach Luckett's suspension, Danny Coale was the most experienced receiver...

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  6. Virginia Tech Defense Will Continue to Dominate in 2009

    A lot of people think that the Virginia Tech defense is going to drop off in 2009 after being seventh overall in 2008...

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  7. Pre-Spring Prediction for ACC Coastal Division

    This is a very early prediction on the way the ACC Coastal division will play out att the end of the 2009 season. The ACC looks to improve its image this season and the coastal division is poised to be the stronger side overall...

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  8. The Virginia Tech Running Game In 2009

    Last year the Hokies running game was pretty productive. You had the emergence of a young star at running back and a quarterback that continued to show his athletic ability. This coming season is looking to be even better for that group...

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  9. Superstitions in Sports

    Every sport has it, whether it's the fans or the players— it's there. They go from seemingly normal to just plain odd, but it's a part of the sports world and that's for sure...

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  10. Why Virginia Tech Will Upset Alabama to Start the 2009 Season

    This may not be an upset in some people's eyes, but I can certainly say that Virginia Tech will be the underdog going into the game on Sept. 5. I personally like that fact, it's just more motivation for the team to come out and play hard...

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  11. 10 Virginia Tech Hokies That Will Excel in 2009

    These are in my opinion the 10 Hokie football players that will excell like they havent in the past on the gridiron. Now I feel that alot of players will play great this year but some will step up and lead the team and maybe win games...

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