1. Virginia Tech Football: Frank Beamer Hires Son Shane Beamer to Coaching Staff

    It was announced Monday afternoon that Virginia Tech Head Coach Frank Beamer has finally brought his son and University of South Carolina recruiting coordinator and special teams coach, Shane Beamer to coach under him at Virginia Tech...

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  2. College Football 2011: 10 Teams That Polarize the Nation

    Like it or not, everything is better with controversy. Controversy is what draws people in. People that could care less about Michigan and Ohio State watch the game and cheer for one or the other...

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  3. Virginia Tech Football 2011 Schedule: A Game-by-Game Breakdown

    There are a few questions facing Virginia Tech heading into the 2011 college football season and the coaching staff has all of spring and summer practice to answer them...

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  4. College Football 2011: 10 Teams with the Most Momentum Heading into 2011

    The 2010 college football season is over, and a number of players have moved on. That opens the door for a number of teams in 2011...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 8,273 reads 28 comments

  5. 2011 NFL Draft: 5 Positions the Super Bowl XLV Champion Green Bay Packers Need

    The Super Bowl is over and now everyone's attention will shift to the offseason. Of course, the collective bargaining agreement is the main focus, but the NFL Draft will happen regardless...

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  6. National Signing Day 2011: Three Simple Ways Virginia Tech Can Land Top Recruits

    National Signing Day has come and gone, and the Virginia Tech Hokies have been hit with the 33rd-ranked class by Rivals. Solid, but it should be better. Why isn't it better is a big question...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 1,451 reads 3 comments

  7. 2011 NFL Draft: Weak QB Class Leads To Search for the Next Tom Brady

    If you haven't noticed, this year's quarterback draft class is very weak. There's no quarterback in this draft that's a sure-fire, top-notch, can't-miss NFL prospect, which should turn teams off from selecting one with a first-round pick...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 83 reads 8 comments

  8. National Signing Day 2011: Top Recruits Don't Lead to Success In The ACC

    The ACC changed for the better in 2004. That's when Virginia Tech and Miami jumped ship from the Big East, and Boston College came over a year later in 2005...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 1,217 reads 6 comments

  9. National Signing Day 2011: Who's Coming To Play for the Virginia Tech Hokies?

    National Signing Day has turned into college football's version of the NFL Draft. The biggest draw is arguably the unpredictability of the entire process...

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  10. National Signing Day 2011: Virginia Tech's Top 5 Positional Needs

    Virginia Tech's 2011 recruiting class is loaded with defensive lineman and defensive backs. However, the Hokies don't need any of the guys coming in from this class to contribute ...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 1,735 reads 4 comments

  11. National Signing Day 2011: Where Top 30 Prospects in Virginia Are Headed

    Of the top 30 prospects in the commonwealth of Virginia, only three remain uncommitted. Of the 27 prospects that have decided where they will attend school, 24 of them will play in the ACC...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 4,433 reads 0 comments

  12. Virginia Tech Football: Top 5 Recruiting Committs Who Will Impact 2011 Season

    The Hokies are once again putting together a solid recruiting class. Virginia Tech is never going to be the school that blows you away with the nation's best recruits. Instead the coaches look for players they can plug into their system...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 2,793 reads 1 comments

  13. ACC Football: 5 Reasons Why Virginia Tech's Dominance Will End in 2011

    Tyrod Taylor, Ryan Williams and Darren Evans are gone. The anchor of the defense, John Graves has graduated, and the Hokies coaching staff is forced to reload again...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 2,626 reads 11 comments

  14. Virginia Tech Football: Top 10 Recruiting Targets for the Hokies in 2011

    Virginia Tech is losing a few players on offense and defense, but the Hokies have always been a team that reloads as opposed to rebuilding. Their defense wasn't top of the line in 2010, primarily because of the youth on that side of the ball...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 2,793 reads 1 comments

  15. No Tyrod Taylor, Big Problems? Forecasting Virginia Tech Football's 2011 Offense

    After the Orange Bowl ended in miserable fashion, so did an era for the Virginia Tech Hokies. Tyrod Taylor is gone. One of the deepest backfields in all of college football is no more, and the Hokies dominance in the ACC may have gone with it...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 1,797 reads 6 comments

  16. Orange Bowl 2011: Why Virginia Tech's Tyrod Taylor Will Be Too Much for Stanford

    After four years in Blacksburg, senior quarterback Tyrod Taylor is set to end his storied career at Virginia Tech. He's already set the mark for the most wins in school history with 34, been part of three ACC Championship teams and won an Orange Bowl...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 2,191 reads 19 comments

  17. Virginia Tech vs. Stanford: Two Great QBs and Coaches Face Off in Orange Bowl

    Virginia Tech and Stanford are set to meet in the Discover Orange Bowl at 8 p.m. on January 3rd. This will probably be the best game outside of the national championship that the BCS has to offer...

    Justin Cocchiola Written by Justin Cocchiola about over 3 years ago 1,880 reads 2 comments

  18. Virginia Tech Takes Home Fourth ACC Football Title After Taming Florida State

    In seven years, Frank Beamer and Virginia Tech have four ACC titles. Three of those titles have come with quarterback Tyrod Taylor leading the way...

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  19. Virginia Tech vs. Florida State: Hokies Poised To Take ACC Title

    It all comes down to this. One game to decide the champion of the ACC. Virginia Tech has been the best team in the conference all season and is the first team to go undefeated in regular season conference play since Florida State did it in 1999...

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  20. Virginia Tech vs. Florida State Football: Tech Will Win 4th ACC Title in 7 Years

    Virginia Tech entered the ACC in 2004 and won it the same year. There was no championship game that year, but they made it to the first conference championship game in 2005 against Florida State...

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  21. ACC/Big Ten Challenge: 5 Reasons Why Virginia Tech Beats Purdue

    The ACC/Big Ten Challenge is one of the most watched tournament challenges in the nation. It puts two of college basketball's top conferences up against each other...

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  22. Jon Gruden and the Miami Hurricanes: 5 Reasons Why Gruden Is the Best Fit

    He's fiery, motivated and has one of the best coaching pedigrees of any coach without a job in the country. He's a Super Bowl champion, a former quarterback and has coaching experience at both the college and NFL levels...

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  23. Virginia Tech's Troubled Past against Florida State Reflects Ultimate Struggle

    Virginia Tech and Florida State are set to meet in the ACC Championship Saturday night with an Orange Bowl bid on the line. Both teams were favored to make it to this game in the preseason, but they got here a little bit differently than expected...

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  24. Virginia Tech Battles Virginia for Bragging Rights on Senior Day in Blacksburg

    When Virginia Tech and Virginia face off in their annual matchup, it's usually the talk around the commonwealth of Virginia. The two most popular universities in the commonwealth are on one football field and emotions are high...

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  25. Virginia Tech-Miami: Why The Hokies Clinch The ACC Coastal Against Hurricanes

    The 16th ranked Hokies are on their way to another Coastal Division title and potentially their third ACC title in four years. All they have to do is beat Miami or Virginia in the next two weeks...

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