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Virginia football adds three on Signing Day

The Virginia football program signed 21 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2018-19 academic school year and one grant-in-aid for a graduate transfer, head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced, which brings the total to 22 recruits.


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UVA football undergoing culture change: Will it be enough to turn things around?

New UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall had a message ready for his new team when he met them for the first time.


Familiar story: UVA uncertain about QB heading into camp

The old saying about quarterbacks is that if your team has two, it doesn’t really have one. Well, UVA has three quarterbacks, so that’s worse, right?


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UVA’s Blanding, Kiser named to the Bednarik Award Watch List

UVA free safety Quin Blanding and inside linebacker Micah Kiser have been named to the preseason Bednarik Award Watch List.


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Kickoff time for UVA football road game at UConn announced

The American Conference announced today that the UVA football road game at UConn on Saturday, Sept. 17 will kickoff at 1:30 p.m. at Rentschler Field.


Saturday Night Live: UVA football game at Oregon to start at 10:30 ET

The Pac-12 Conference announced today Virginia’s road opener at Oregon on Saturday, Sept. 10 will kickoff at 10:30 p.m. ET (7:30 p.m. PT).


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Game time announced for UVA football home opener

The ACC announced today the UVA 2016 home opener against Richmond on Saturday, Sept. 3 will start at 3:30 p.m. and be broadcast by ESPN3.


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UVA Football Notebook: The QB situation, early rankings

First, to the obvious: no way Kurt Benkert leaves ECU for UVA if there isn’t something going on with Matt Johns.


It’s official: Former ECU QB Kurt Benkert transfers to UVA

UVA head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced that former ECU quarterback Kurt Benkert (Cape Coral, Fla.) has transferred to Virginia.


UVA adds QB depth with former ECU starter Kurt Benkert

Former ECU starting quarterback Kurt Benkert is headed to UVA, ostensibly to compete with incumbent starter Matt Johns for the #1 spot on the depth chart.


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No spring game? UVA football to end spring with another practice

Hear the one about how UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall decided not to have a spring game? Seriously?


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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters on the ACC spring football media teleconference.


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Virginia Spring Football Festival set for Saturday

The Virginia football team will hold its annual Spring Football Festival on Saturday, April 23 at Scott Stadium.


Former UNC offensive lineman Jared Cohen transfers to UVA

Offensive guard Jared Cohen (Owings Mills, Md.) has announced he will transfer to Virginia for his final three years of eligibility.


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Virginia, BYU announce future football series changes

Virginia and BYU announced today (March 25) changes to their future football series.


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UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall announces new defensive assignments

Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced a switch in defensive coaching assignments today.


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UVA football season ticket sales start Feb. 29

Season tickets for UVA football’s 2016 six-game home schedule will be on sale for renewals and new buyers beginning Monday, Feb. 29.


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Virginia football: Taysom Hill returning to BYU

The dreams of Virginia fans that one-time Heisman candidate Taysom Hill may be interested in Virginia hit a reality checkpoint.


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Virginia football: Six Cavs earn All-ACC Academic honors

Six Virginia Cavaliers have been named to the 2015 Atlantic Coast Conference All-Academic Football Team, as announced by league commissioner John Swofford.


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Virginia, ODU to begin football series in 2018

Virginia and Old Dominion announced today the first football series between the two programs. The three-game series is scheduled for the 2018, 2020 and 2022 seasons.


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Modest start to Bronco Mendenhall era: Virginia underwhelms on National Signing Day

National Signing Day gets way, way more attention than a day about fax machines and oversized kids sitting at tables with so many different-colored hats should get.


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Virginia football announces 2016 signing class

The Virginia football program signed 20 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2016-17 academic school year.


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Podcast: UVA Sports Today talks hoops, football, baseball

The UVA Sports Today team – Chris Graham and Scott German – span the major sports on today’s podcast episode.


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Byron Thweatt added to new JMU football staff

Former Virginia All-American linebacker Byron Thweatt was among the staff hires announced Thursday by new JMU football coach Mike Houston.


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Virginia releases 2016 football schedule

Virginia football released its 2016 football with a slate that features 12 regular season games, including six home contests.


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Podcast: AFP’s Chris Graham talks Taysom Hill on ESPN-960 in Provo

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talked with “Cougar Sports with Ben Criddle” on ESPN-960 in Provo, Utah, about BYU quarterback Taysom Hill and possible interest in Virginia.


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Taysom Hill: The future at QB for Virginia football?

The question hanging over Virginia football right now is: what about BYU quarterback Taysom Hill?


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Gone again: Virginia QB Corwin Cutler to transfer

Corwin Cutler briefly left the Virginia football program last spring to go juco. The redshirt freshman quarterback is gone for good.


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What are your Virginia coaches getting paid in 2016?

Curious what an offensive coordinator costs a mid-level college program? New Virginia offensive coordinator Robert Anae will be paid $550,000 in 2016.


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UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall: ‘I only know winning football’

New Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall was introduced to the UVA fan base Wednesday night at halftime of the fifth-ranked Cavs’ win over Oakland.


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Shane Hunter named defensive line coach at Virginia

Virginia head football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced the hiring of Shane Hunter as defensive line coach to complete the Cavalier coaching staff.


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Bronco Mendenhall adds Shaun Nua to round out UVA football staff

Virginia football head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced the hiring of Shaun Nua as the defensive line coach to round out the Cavalier coaching staff.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks sports on WREL-1450

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va., to talk sports.


Ruffin McNeill: Huge get for Virginia football

Virginia football will be BYU East next season, with one notable exception, in the form of former ECU coach Ruffin McNeill.


Bronco Mendenhall announces staff hires at Virginia

Virginia football head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced Saturday the hiring of eight assistant coaches.