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Virginia Tech Hokies Immediately Start Preparing for Crucial Conference Game to Open Season

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Most of the time in college football, we get used to seeing our favorite teams play a couple of tune up games before gearing up for conference play, and by that point we have a decent idea of what we may see. Every year, however, there seems to be a ...

Sugar Bowl Preview: Brady Hoke Leads Wolverines to a BCS Bowl Game in his First Season at Michigan

Friday, December 30th, 2011

It may not have been exactly how he envisioned things materializing, but at the end of the day, all that matters is that Brady Hoke has the Michigan Wolverines in a BCS bowl game in his first season as head coach of the storied program. Michigan didn't make the Big ...

Virginia Tech Coach Frank Beamer Supports Terrelle Pryor Suspension, Believes Pete Carroll Should Have Faced Similar Sanctions Upon Joining Seahawks

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Now that Terrelle Pryor has officially been drafted by the Oakland Raiders during Monday's Supplemental Draft, we can get back to the argument over whether the NFL can uphold the five-game suspension Roger Goodell imposed on Pryor as a punishment for his transgressions while he was at Ohio State. When ...

Despite The Rough Start, Frank Beamer has Virginia Tech Back In a Familiar Place – the ACC Championship Game

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

After starting off the season 0-2 losing to both Boise State and James Madison, an FCS opponent, Virginia Tech hasn’t lost since and became just the second team to end the regular season with a perfect record against ACC opponents.  It could have been easy for them to give up ...

Kansas State May Go Through Tough Early Schedule Without Key Veteran Curtis Kelly

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

The start of Kansas State's basketball season was going to be tough enough as it was. The No. 3 Wildcats, who opened with a victory over James Madison, are part of ESPN's marathon of college hoops today, taking on No. 22 Virginia Tech. Kansas State also has No. 11 Gonzaga ...

Technically Speaking, Virginia Tech Is the Better Football Team

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

After starting off the 2010 campaign by losing to both Boise State and James Madison, an FCS school, within a span of five days, Virginia Tech received an appropriate backlash from their fan base.  That now seems like a distant memory because the Hokies are finally starting to hit their ...

Can Virginia Tech Live Up To Another Season of High Expectations?

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Despite losing ten starters from last season, the Virginia Tech Hokies are once again ranked in the preseason top-ten and are the favorites to win the ACC’s Coastal division.  Anything short of an ACC title will be considered a failure in Blacksburg.  That is just the standard Coach Frank Beamer ...

Frank Beamer: ‘I Think They Are Really A Good Football Team.’

Friday, September 18th, 2009

  SRI continues to work in new writers. This post is courtesy of Tim Gunter from 790 the Zone in Atlanta.  Frank Beamer has taken his alma mater from obscurity to become a powerhouse in college football.  Frank is in his 22nd season in Blacksburg and has had 17 winning seasons ...

Dan Shannon, PETA National Spokesman on Michael Vick’s Signing

Monday, August 17th, 2009

You know the story by now - Michael Vick has been signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as of late last week. The decision to sign the beleaguered former star ends all speculation about whether or not Vick would, or for that matter even deserved, another chance at playing in the ...

Frank Beamer: Playing Alabama Will Make Us Better

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

Frank Beamer seems pretty confident heading in to the season opener against Alabama, and he seems genuinely pleased that the Crimson Tide appeared on their schedule.  I have to echo Beamer's sentiments - being that Alabama has a rookie quarterback and they're playing at a neutral site (Atlanta), the Hokies ...