1. A Year Away: Eight Programs Using 2010 as a Stepping Stone To 2011 Title

    Not every year can be your team's year. Even in college football where some teams simply reload as opposed to rebuild, every program suffers an off year every now and then...

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  2. 10 Things UVA Can Offer Football Recruits That Virginia Tech Cannot

    It's a new era in Virginia football. New Cavalier coach Mike London has one tall task in front of him. He is taking over a team without a proven quarterback, running game, wide receiver and is losing a top linemen on defense...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 14,279 reads 76 comments

  3. Predicting the Outcome of Every 2010 ACC College Football Game

    With the football season months away, it is really insane to go through every single ACC game and predict a winner. Of course, that's what makes it so much fun. We all know that things never go according to plan...

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  4. 20 Burning Questions for the ACC: Post Spring Edition

    As the 2010 season draws closer and closer, every team has questions entering the summer after spring practices conclude. The ACC appears to be ready for another dramatic year with multiple contenders and talented players on both sides of the ball...

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  5. ACC Football Power Rankings: Top Coaches of 2010

    It's easy to rank running backs and quarterbacks. One needs really only to look at the numbers and adjust if needed for certain circumstances...

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  6. College Running Backs Who May Go Bust in the NFL

    Every year around NFL Draft time, we think about those players who are going to succeed at the next level. Who is going to boom and who is going to bust? While this debate often takes ...

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  7. If Rich Rodriguez Is Fired from Michigan, Where will He Land?

    Suffice it to say, things have not been going the way Michigan Wolverine fans imagined it when they hired Rich Rodriguez away from West Virginia...

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  8. College Football's 10 Non-Conference Games We Wish to See

    If there's anything we love in college football, it's a good out of conference game. Whether it be a game between two bitter in-state programs, classic rivals or just two teams that ...

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  9. College Football's Top 15 Touchdown Tandems of 2010

    It's that unbelievable combination: A talented and accurate quarterback teamed up with a tall, athletic wide receiver can create chaos in the college football universe...

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  10. Fran McCaffery To Lead Iowa Basketball, But Will It Work?

    It's official, Fran McCaffrey is a Hawkeye. The former Notre Dame assistant and the five-year coach of the Siena Saints is heading to Iowa to take over a struggling basketball program that won ten games last season...

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  11. ACC Power Rankings: Top 12 Defensive Lines of 2010

    Next up in our position rankings for the ACC would be the defensive line. Once again, despite individual superstars, a team's success is based on the entire line—and not just one guy who offensive lines have to stop...

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  12. Tristan Spurlock Transfers from Virginia Basketball Team

    Freshman forward Tristan Spurlock is transferring from the University of Virginia after a year of much ado about nothing...

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  13. ACC Power Rankings: Top 12 Offensive Lines of 2010

    Okay, so maybe arguing which team has the best offensive line is not the most common bar room discussion. In a world dominated by pretty boy quarterbacks and explosive running backs, people often forget about the big uglies up front...

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  14. College Football: Is 2010 the Year of the ACC?

    We all know the story. It's been over a decade now since an ACC team claimed the national championship when Florida State took down a Michael Vick led Virginia Tech Hokie squad that was a member of the Big East at the time...

    Ben Gibson Written by Ben Gibson about over 4 years ago 1,120 reads 18 comments

  15. Sylven Landesberg Suspended, Is His Virginia Collegiate Career Over?

    The slogan of Virginia athletics for years now has been this simple phrase: Uncompromised Excellence. While that phrase has yet to really apply to the major revenue sports, it did seem to describe the career of Sylven Landesberg...

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  16. Virginia Basketball's Disappearing Centers: The Big Men Who Fall Short

    It seems like ages ago since Ralph Sampson took over the college basketball landscape and made the Virginia Cavaliers a household name. Well, that's because it is. Life post-Sampson has been pretty miserable for the Cavaliers and their fans...

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  17. ACC Power Rankings: Top 12 Running Backs of 2010

    C.J. Spiller was the headliner of the ACC last season. While he ultimately lost out on a conference trophy and a chance to be a Heisman finalist, there are plenty of strong running backs this season who look to take up where Spiller left off...

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  18. ACC Power Rankings: Top 12 Quarterbacks of 2010

    We all know that quarterback is the most valued position in football. Any team that wants to reach success needs a solid player under center. It separates the contenders from the pretenders...

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  19. 10 Fearless Predictions For the 2010 ACC College Football Season

    Who cares if football is still months away, it is time to preview the 2010 season and make some very bold claims. Whether it be predicting the Coastal and Atlantic champions, some of the best ...

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  20. Remembering "Bullet" Bill Dudley: The Greatest Virginia Cavalier of All Time

    They just don't make them like this anymore. "Bullet" Bill Dudley, a Cavalier legend, an NFL Hall of Famer, and an icon to the Commonwealth of Virginia, died this morning at age 88 from a short-term illness...

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  21. Ranking the ACC Recruiting Classes of 2010

    Well, after all the pomp and circumstance is over. The dust has settled and now it is time to figure out just how teams fared on national signing day. In many ways, recruiting is far from an exact science...

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  22. North Carolina Basketball: Losses Mount, Teamwork Fades

    The biggest shocker in college basketball this season continues to get stranger. By this point, everyone knows that the North Carolina Tar Heels were not worthy of their lofty pre-season ranking...

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  23. Virginia Basketball Makes Carolina Blue

    What a difference a week makes. On Wednesday, the North Carolina Tar Heels rallied from a quick run by N.C. State in the second half to hammer the Wolfpack in the RBC Center and right the ship after a disastrous start to the ACC season...

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  24. Senior Bowl: Virginia's Chris Cook, Rashawn Jackson Raise Profiles

    Every year, a name emerges from these workouts and practices to turn the heads of the NFL scouts.  Sure, some of these players are fighting between a first or second round selection, but more ...

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  25. Virginia Cavalier Guard Calvin Baker Seeks Redemption

    Watching the Virginia offense last Saturday was painful. With the top two scorers on the team, Mike Scott and Sylven Landesberg, riding the pine with two fouls each, the Cavaliers needed other ...

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