1. UVA Football Round Table: Will Virginia Sink or Swim in the ACC?

    It is my pleasure to introduce the University of Virginia football round table for this season here on the Bleacher Report. If you would like to join, make sure to just write on my bulletin board...

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  2. One Wie Step For Michelle, One Giant Leap For Women's Golf

    Nineteen year olds aren't what they used to be. We all know that 19-year olds can’t handle the pressure of an international event with 30,000 people screaming in your ears and the cameras of two continents following your every move...

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  3. Virginia's Al Groh Doesn't Mind A Helping Hand

    Football is ultimately a team sport. While you certainly would love to have a star or two that teams have to game plan against, it will mean little if the other players on the field cannot get the job done...

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  4. No Thanks, We'll Pass: You More Tired of Brett Favre or Michael Vick?

    I came to a terrible epiphany today. My girlfriend is not one to follow sports. She enjoys playing them, mind you, but when it comes to watching sports, she simply does not have the ...

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  5. Virginia Football Ready To Play Like It's 2002

    Stop me if you've heard this one before. Virginia football is a complete after thought not only on a national scale but in the ACC. Outside of Charlottesville, most people consider Virginia to be a spoiler at best this season...

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  6. Tiger's Loss Caps Off the Summer that Might Have Been

    That just happened. The unbeatable Tiger Woods, the man who had never lost a major when holding the third round lead, lost. His foil was not Phil Mickelson or Vijay Singh, not a grizzled veteran with major championships under his belt...

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  7. UVA's Jameel Sewell Used To Facing Adversity

    It's déjà vu at the Virginia football training camp this August. Quarterback Jameel Sewell, after a year hiatus from college, is back on the field with his No. 10 jersey and confident stride to boot...

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  8. Al Groh: How to Lose Friends and Alienate People

    Let's play a little word association game, shall we? I'll give you the name of a coach and you tell me what pops in your head. Urban Meyer. Winner? Rich? Mike Leach...

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  9. UVA Football: 2009 Impact Players

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  10. Whatever Happened to Justin Gray?

    In college basketball, the faces of a program are sculpted in sand, not stone. At best, fans will get to see a supremely talented player for only four years and most times, that tenure is even shorter...

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  11. The UVA Quarterback Shell Game

    Any football novice can tell you that having a good quarterback under center can make a huge difference to a team. So how does a quarterback become a good one? For all the practices and drills you can imagine, nothing beats in-game experience...

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  12. Virginia's John Brandenburg To Transfer

    Whenever there is a coaching change, transfers almost surely follow. They rarely come, though, four months after the hiring was made...

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  13. Hedo Turkoglu Proves That Greed Is Not Always Good

    As the NBA offseason turns, we were all taken for a loop as Hedo Turkoglu apparently reached a deal with the Portland Trailblazers only to back out and look towards the Toronto Raptors...

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  14. Virginia's 10 Greatest Games of the 2008-09 Season

    The University of Virginia may have had a down year in its major revenue sports, the season was far from lost. The Cavaliers finished eighth in the Director's Cup, which is a culmination of all the different collegiate sports...

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  15. Cavalier Flashback: Anthony Poindexter Continues To Inspire Virginia

    Perhaps there is no more enigmatic team in college football this season than the Virginia Cavaliers. Virginia has suffered from uncompromised mediocrity these past eight seasons under Al Groh, ...

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  16. Will David Duval Keep U.S. Open Dreams Alive?

    While all the headlines coming into Bethpage Black and the 2009 U.S. Open this week focused on Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, the best story coming from the rain-soaked course is that of David Duval...

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  17. U.S. Open: Who Will Be This Year's Rocco Mediate?

    As dramatic as Tiger's victory was last year at Torrey Pines in the U.S. Open, it was made that much better because he had a worthy adversary...

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  18. U.S. Open: Anthony Kim Tries to Turn Season Around

    If you want to become a fan favorite in golf, you have to stand out. Less than a week away from his 24th birthday, Anthony Kim knows a thing or two about making an impression...

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  19. U.S. Open Storylines: Sergio Garcia Returns To Bethpage Black

    As Frank Sinatra famously said about New York, "If I can make it there, I'll make it anywhere." Well, suffice it to say that Sergio Garcia will not be wearing an "I Heart New York" shirt anytime soon...

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  20. Do or Die For Virginia Baseball Against Titans

    It's been an exciting road for Virginia fans over the past month now, but the journey may be nearing its conclusion. Monday afternoon, the Virginia baseball team that has shocked the college ...

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  21. Lebron James: Dear Dwight...

    Through painstaking research and multiple Red Bulls, we have been able to recreate what we believe to be the actual e-mail sent from Lebron James to Dwight Howard. The following is a complete and utter fabrication, but it could be true...

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  22. Clemson's Terrence Oglesby Leaving for Europe

    If Clemson is to build upon their success from a 23-9 record last season, it looks like they are going to have to do it without Terrence Oglesby. Oglesby, the sophomore shooting guard, has decided to leave the ACC and say hello to Europe...

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  23. Kenyon Martin's Late-Game Blunders Prove the Difference for Denver

    Kenyon Martin has certainly had an interesting postseason in 2009. The Denver Nuggets forward has gained national attention for his spat with Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. After last night though, that might be the least of his worries...

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  24. Virginia Lacrosse Falls Hard to Cornell, 15-6

    Domination. Virginia had been the one dispensing the pain for the first two rounds of the NCAA lacrosse tournament but saw the tables turned on Saturday in the Final Four...

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  25. The Orlando Magic Defy Explanation

    A funny thing happened on the way to the coronation of King James. Somewhere between those "Most Valuable Puppet" commercials and Spike Lee joints about Kobe Bryant, the script we have had since the Kevin Garnett injury appears to be in limbo...

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