1. Why Virginia Tech Has Failed To Win a National Championship

    What do you think of when you hear Virginia Tech football? Great defense, great special teams, poor offense. I think about one thing. Virginia Tech has never won a national championship. Until I read Heather Dinich's blog on ESPN...

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  2. Ten Things a Virginia Tech Hokie Wants for Christmas

    As a lifelong Virginia Tech football fan, I've never been so anxious for an offseason to get here. A year with a young team and coaching troubles, but nine wins and an ACC title—interesting, ...

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  3. Virginia Tech to Face Cincinnati In 2009 Orange Bowl

    The ACC Champion Virginia Tech Hokies will face off against the Big East Champion Cincinnati Bearcats on January 1st in Miami. These two teams have faced off eight times in the past, and are tied at 4-4...

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  4. Virginia Tech Pounds Boston College, Headed Back To Miami

    The Virginia Tech Hokies came out and punched the Boston College Eagles right in the mouth, and the Eagles never recovered. The Hokies got off to a quick 14-0 lead, on the quick moving legs of Tyrod Taylor, who had two rushing touchdowns...

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  5. Virginia Tech-Boston College: ACC Championship Rematch

    Last year, Virginia Tech and Boston College were both expected to compete for an ACC Championship title. That they did, as they faced off against each other twice last season...

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  6. Virginia Tech Wins ACC Coastal Division

    Virginia Tech beat the University of Virginia today in Blacksburg, 17 to 14. Virginia Tech clinches a spot in the ACC Championship next week against either Boston College or Florida State...

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  7. Virginia Tech-Virginia: What the Hokies Need to Do to Clinch the ACC Coastal

    The last time Virginia beat Virginia Tech in Blacksburg was 1998, and the Hokies have won all but one of the meetings since 2003. If there's a year that winning streak at home is in jeopardy, it's this one...

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  8. Bowl Eligibility Highlights Final Week of Regular Season in ACC

    The ACC probably has its biggest week of the year on Saturday. Four games versus the SEC, Georgia, South Carolina, Vanderbilt and Florida, and three more teams trying to become bowl eligible, ...

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  9. Virginia Tech Survives Scare Against Duke

    The Hokies came into Saturday's game heavily favored, looking to move closer to an ACC Championship appearance. Georgia Tech beat Miami on Thursday night, which means the Hokies once again control their own destiny...

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  10. Virginia Tech-Duke: Critical ACC Matchup

    Virginia Tech keeps receiving second chances from teams inside the Coastal Division. Prior to their Miami loss, Tech controlled their own destiny...

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  11. Miami-Georgia Tech Highlights Week 13 in the ACC

    There are a lot of critical ACC matchups in week 13 that have huge ACC Championship implications. Here are my predictions. Georgia Tech 17, Miami 16 This game is set to display the parity within the ACC this season...

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  12. A Virginia Tech Orange Bowl Appearance Would Be Bad For ACC, BCS

    Virginia Tech has dominated the ACC since joining the conference in 2004. They won the ACC their first year in the conference, and won their second conference championship last year against Boston College...

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  13. Virginia Tech-Miami Highlights Week 12 In The ACC

    Week 12 in the ACC begins tonight as the Virginia Tech Hokies travel down to Miami to take on the Hurricanes. There are a number of other key match ups this weekend that have significant implications on who plays for the ACC Championship...

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  14. Virginia Tech—Miami Has That Feeling Again

    The year was 2005, and the Hokies were ranked third with aspirations of a national championship. At the time, the fifth ranked Hurricanes had the same idea...

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  15. Darren Evans Sets School Record As Hokies Beat The Terps

    Virginia Tech running back Darren Evans had the game of his life on Thursday night, rushing for 253 yards and one touchdown. Sean Glennon also had a good game, throwing for 127 yards and a touchdown...

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  16. Virginia Tech Looks to Rebound Against Maryland

    Virginia Tech has lost two regular season games in a row in the regular season for the first time since the 2006 season. The last time the Hokies lost three in a row was 2002...

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  17. All Three Virginia Tech Quarterbacks Will Dress Against Maryland

    Tyrod Taylor, Sean Glennon and Cory Holt will all dress for tonight's game against the Maryland Terrapins. The coaching staff has said either Glennon or Holt will start, and they aren't comfortable ...

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  18. Maryland-Virginia Tech Matchup Highlights Week 11 in the ACC

    There are a lot of big games on tap in the ACC this weekend, and wins are more important than ever as we get closer to conference championship time...

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  19. Sean Glennon To Start For Hokies Against Terrapins

    Word has spread on campus that senior quarterback Sean Glennon will start Thursday night against the University of Maryland. This is no surprise, as the coaching staff thought from the beginning that Glennon would be ready to go before Tyrod Taylor...

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  20. Virginia Tech's Tyrod Taylor and Sean Glennon Should Be Ready For Maryland

    The top two quarterbacks for the Virginia Tech Hokies, Tyrod Taylor and Sean Glennon, are both receiving reps in practice, according to Frank Beamer. Both quarterbacks are still listed as questionable, and if they can't go, Cory Holt will get the nod...

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  21. Virginia Tech Poised for Improbable Run to ACC Title Game Berth

    The ACC has been the most eccentric conference in recent history this season. Not to say that it's all bad, as the conference teams have played competitively with each other and other BCS conferences, but they have no real star power...

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  22. Georgia Tech-Florida State Highlights Week 10 in the ACC

    The ACC continues to be unpredictable, as Virginia is the hottest team in the conference and Duke is beating teams that were leading the SEC a few weeks ago. This week should be much of the same, so here are my Week 10 predictions...

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  23. Tyrod Taylor-Led Hokies Search for Offense in Tallahassee

    Virginia Tech travels down to Tallahassee today to take on the No. 24 ranked Florida State Seminoles. In order for the Hokies to win, Tyrod Taylor and the Hokies' offense will actually need to score...

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  24. Figuring Out The ACC

    As the season progresses, the ACC Championship picture has turned from a clear sunny day to a severe thunderstorm...

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  25. Virginia Tech-Florida State Highlights Week Nine in the ACC

    The ACC took a hit last week, with all three of its ranked teams losing to unranked conference opponents. Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, and North Carolina were the victims, and all fell out of the AP Top 25...

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