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Virginia Tech Hokies at the End of the 1st Quarter of 2019

It’s three games into the season, the ACC Coastal schedule awaits, and Duke is coming to Lane next Friday. Where are the Hokies, objectively? We are 2-1, but few people are comfortable with that even with the narrow BC win in the first game. Duke might just be the most critical game of the season, but we need to know where we are first.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Furman Paladins: a View from the Sideline Part 1

It’s been one of those weeks, with lots of things going on, and a bye week scheduled so we’re going to split this up into a couple of picture essays.

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Well, no one is going to poll much of anything with a squeezed out win over a good FCS team. We got a win, by sucking it up, scrambling, and hard work in the 2nd half. Not much changed, though. Clemson is still riding the top of a non-descript pile.

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Virginia Tech football: Hokies down 14-3 at the half......to Furman

Could it get any worse? Please, don’t answer that.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. the Furman Paladins: Official Game Thread

It’s five minutes to kickoff, and we are on the air for comments, groans, gifs if you have them, and general griping and complaining if necessary. The Jumping is over, the whistle is about to blow. GO HOKIES!!!

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Furman Paladins: Predictions and Podcast

It’s Friday, and that means it’s predictions day. This one isn’t so easy. Not because we could lose, because short of a total meltdown we won’t, but what will we accomplish? Maybe a bit of consistency? We’ll see add your opinion.

Virginia Tech vs Furman: A Student’s Eye Preview

After failing to cover the spread against a non-power five school last week, the Hokies look to prove some doubters wrong with a win against Furman.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Furman Paladins: A Short Primer

Furman is a good football program from one of our old conferences. (In the days when Virginia Tech was mostly a 1AA program.) This won’t be a trap game, but Furman needs to be taken seriously. It’s also a great opportunity to get some 3’s and 4’s some playing time.

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Virginia Tech Hokies vs. ODU Monarchs: a View from the Sideline

It was a bright sunny day in Blacksburg. There were lots of fluffy clouds to block the harsh feel of the direct sunlight, and a nice breeze stirring up the air. Lane Stadium was slow to fill, and just barely passed 57K fans. It was a good day, though. A win is always good.

Virginia Tech football: 5 takeaways from Hokies’ win over ODU

Things were better, but still lots to work on.

Virginia Tech is Still Out of the SB Nation FanPulse - but Confidence up with Win

The second week of the SB Nation FanPulse without the Hokies, which should be expected, but the good news is that we are seeing a bit more hope in the fan base.

Virginia Tech Hokies vs. ODU Monarchs: Post Game Podcast

Bryan and John talk over their impressions of the ODU Game. It was the first game of the season at Lane Stadium. It was a beautiful breezy day and the outcome was a very desirable win even if some folks seem to be tuned to look for bad news everywhere. Let’s see what you think. We put it on the line, how about you? GO HOKIES!!!

Virginia Tech football: Hokies defeat Old Dominion 31-17

It wasn’t particularly inspiring, but a win nonetheless.

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Virginia Tech Hokies vs. OId Dominion Monarchs: Predictions and a Podcast

It’s time for predictions. As we have had a little bit of feedback, we are using this one to post both the written predictions, and the Preview and Predictions Podcast. There are lots of weird feelings about this game. Seems like this might become sort of a grudge match. Good.. go out and win, BIG Hokies...

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Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Old Dominion Monarchs: Preview

Thursday is Review Day. Here’s a quick look at the game on Saturday. It’s a noon kickoff, and the weather is going to be mostly late Summer and sunny, much like the 2017 edition. Let’s hope the outcome looks much the same, if not better. GO HOKIES!!!

Campus Feel Following a Tough Loss on Opening Weekend

After good a decent conclusion to a tough season last year there was a good and hopeful vibe coming into the year. After the Hokies performance in Boston college that vibe has turned around a good bit.

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It wasn’t all bad.

Hokie Sports News Roundup 2019 Week 1

There is news and information about the sports programs, our first edition for 2019 will concentrate on Football because there are some issues. Soccer is also starting up so we’ll give you a taste of what’s going on there.

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Bryan and John go over the Boston College game in our third podcast. It wasn’t all bad. But a loss is a loss, so we take a look at the good and bad on both the defense and offense. This was a game that could have been won. We really despise when the Hokies beat themselves.

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Hokies fall 35-28 and drop to 0-1 on the young season.

Virginia Tech Hokies Trail 14-28 at the Half...

The situation is not good. There are flashes of brilliance, but a muffed punt canclled a great stop, and the Hokie D is getting shoved around. The offense is sputtering with inconsistent play calling and some painful mistakes... It’s a tough game for the Hokies.

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