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Is UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall on the hot seat?

You assume Bronco Mendenhall is secure at UVA in the second year of his five-year contract, and he probably is.


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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters on Monday.


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Bottom line: UVA needs more production from anemic offense

Stats, yes, they are misleading. If you look at the stat profile of Indiana and UVA from Saturday, it’s a close game.


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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with the media after the Cavs’ 34-17 loss to Indiana on Saturday.


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Indiana cruises past UVA, 34-17

Indiana jumpstarted a stagnant offense with backup QB Peyton Ramsey, who threw for 173 yards and two TDs to key a 34-17 win over UVA on Saturday.


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Live Blog: UVA faces Indiana in ACC-Big 10 matchup

AFP contributor Scott German leads our live blog during today’s college football game pitting UVA (1-0) vs. Indiana (0-1).


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Game Preview: UVA faces Indiana in cross-sectional clash

UVA football got out to a better start to its 2017 season than it did in 2016, beating its in-state FCS tuneup.


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Where does UVA go in its search for a new AD?

It makes sense that the next UVA president will want to hire the new athletics director, so the news involving Craig Littlepage is no surprise.


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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters at his weekly Monday press conference.


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Deficiencies in kicking game push risk-taking on fourth down for UVA

UVA scored two touchdowns on fourth-down plays, at the end of each half. Part of that is not having faith in a still-struggling kicking game.


Mendenhall finds room for improvement in stellar UVA defensive effort

UVA had one of its better defensive efforts in recent years in a 28-10 win over William & Mary on Saturday.


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Offensive line play a concern for UVA

I’m not sure how you can look at the effort of the UVA offensive line on Saturday and think anything positive.


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Video: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 28-10 win over William & Mary on Saturday.


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Not exactly a masterpiece: But UVA will take it

You’re not going to confuse UVA’s 28-10 season-opening win over William & Mary with whatever Florida State or Alabama are going to do tonight.


UVA opens 2017 season with 28-10 win over William & Mary

UVA never trailed in a 28-10 win over William & Mary on a misty, chilly Saturday in Charlottesville.


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Live Blog: UVA faces William & Mary in 2017 football season opener

Join Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham on our live game blog as UVA football kicks off the 2017 season at home against William & Mary.


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UVA teams to wear HoosTogether uniform patch

In the aftermath of the events that took place in Charlottesville, the Virginia athletics department initiated the #HoosTogether campaign.


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Paint The Town Orange set for Friday

Organizers of Charlotteville’s Friday’s After Five have cancelled the event for this Friday (Sept. 1) due to anticipated inclement weather.


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Executive Associate Athletics Director Jon Oliver to leave UVA

Virginia executive associate athletics director Jon Oliver is leaving the UVA athletics department to pursue other opportunities.


Game Preview: UVA opens 2017 football season vs. William & Mary

UVA football kicks off Year 2 of the Bronco Mendenhall era at home on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. against FCS opponent William & Mary.


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This team stinks: UVA football 2017 season preview

UVA football is coming off its second 2-10 season in four years. This year’s team might be the worst in program history.


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Press Conference: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

Highlights from the UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall press conference ahead of the Cavs’ Week 1 game with William & Mary on Saturday.


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Robert Lee: Collateral damage in ongoing conservative war with ESPN

Clay Travis got his pound of flesh from ESPN breaking the story about an announcer named Robert Lee being pulled from a UVA football game.


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Insider perspective on ESPN decision to pull Robert Lee from UVA football

Yes, it really happened, what you read about ESPN pulling an unfortunately named broadcaster named Robert Lee from a UVA football broadcast.


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Video: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with media

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with members of the media after practice on Monday.


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Video: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters after practice on Tuesday.


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UVA Saturday athletics events canceled

UVA is cancelling all scheduled events and programming today (Saturday) effective at noon.  


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Video: UVA football practices at Lambeth Field

VirginiaSportsTV provides video of a recent UVA football practice at historic Lambeth Field.


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UVA Football: Meet the teams, movie night on Aug. 12 at Scott Stadium

Virginia Athletics will host its Fall Sports Meet the Teams event and Scott Stadium Movie Night on Saturday, Aug. 12. 


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Video: UVA QB Kurt Benkert talks football

UVA starting quarterback Kurt Benkert talks with VirginiaSportsTV about the start of fall practice.


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UVA QB Kurt Benkert named to Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Watch List

Virginia quarterback Kurt Benkert was named to the 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List.


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One more go at it: Quin Blanding returns to UVA with focus on growth

Quin Blanding reminds you a lot of another UVA safety, Anthony Poindexter, who I still say is the best player I’ve yet seen play in a Cavalier uniform.


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Rebuild at UVA: Mendenhall reframing the masterpiece

Bronco Mendenhall concedes that his first season at Virginia didn’t go quite as planned.


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Is UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall being sabotaged by admissions?

Marvin Zanders has a degree from Missouri, just got into Vanderbilt, but the admissions folks at UVA said, no dice.


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UVA safety Quin Blanding named to Wuerffel Trophy Preseason Watch List

Virginia free safety Quin Blanding was named to the 2017 preseason Wuerffel Trophy Watch List, announced the All Sports Association on Tuesday.


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UVA linebacker Micah Kiser named to Butkus Award Watch List

Virginia inside linebacker Micah Kiser has been named to the preseason Butkus Award Watch List, an annual award given to the nation’s best linebacker.


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UVA safety Quin Blanding named to Thorpe Award Preseason Watch List

UVA safety Quin Blanding was named to the 2017 preseason Jim Thorpe Award Watch List, the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame announced Friday.


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Keep hope alive: UVA football looking to build in year two under Mendenhall

For most of the past decade the Virginia Cavaliers have been at the bottom of the ACC Coastal Division standings.


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UVA relying on Kurt Benkert to grow in year two at QB

Kurt Benkert had an up-and-down year as a first-year starting quarterback at Virginia.


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Press Conference: UVA football at the 2017 #ACCKickoff

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall and players Kurt Benkert and Quin Blanding talk with reporters at the 2017 ACC Kickoff.


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Interview: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall at the 2017 #ACCKickoff

AFP editor Chris Graham joins media interviewing UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall at the 2017 ACC Kickoff.


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Interview: UVA quarterback Kurt Benkert at the 2017 #ACCKickoff

AFP editor Chris Graham joins media interviewing UVA quarterback Kurt Benkert at the 2017 ACC Kickoff.


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Interview: UVA safety Quin Blanding at the 2017 #ACCKickoff

AFP editor Chris Graham joins media interviewing UVA safety Quin Blanding at the 2017 ACC Kickoff.


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Blanding, Kiser named to Nagurski Trophy Watch List

Virginia free safety Quin Blanding and inside linebacker Micah Kiser have been named to  the 2016 preseason Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List.


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UVA football: Blanding, Kiser named to Bednarik Watch List

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


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UVA’s Mendenhall elevates Vic So’oto to defensive line coach

Virginia football head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced Wednesday that Vic So’oto has been elevated to defensive line coach.


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OU’s Riley hires UVA assistant Ruffin McNeill to fill vacant coaching spot

Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley filled the vacant position on his staff by hiring Ruffin McNeill as assistant head coach and defensive tackles coach.


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Two football graduate transfers will not enroll at UVA

Two graduate transfers who originally announced their plans to enroll at the University of Virginia this summer and compete this fall will not do so.


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Kickoff times announced for Virginia’s first three football games

The ACC announced Wednesday (May 31) the kickoff times and broadcast originations for Virginia’s first three home games of the 2017 season.


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UVA football legend Sonny Randle passes away

Sonny Randle, a former Virginia football standout and the 35th head coach in program history, passed away on Tuesday, May 23. He was 81 years old.