Virginia Techs problem a year ago was an offense that at times was so awful a first down was simple cause for a celebration.
Quarterback Logan Thomas was high on everyones NFL draft board and was considered a secondary Heisman Trophy candidate. Thomas didnt come close to living up to that billing and the Hokies sputtered all season, sometimes in embarrassing fashion. They finished 81st in the nation in total offense and scoring.
The mood this spring has been upbeat and laced with the optimism that the offense would be much more efficient in the fall. Thomas has graded out well in camp so far, but Mondays scrimmage should raise a red flag for Hokie Nation. There wasnt one touchdown scored in the 101-play scrimmage while the defense racked up 10 sacks.
Virginia Tech 7-6 overall and 4-4 in the ACC last season will be solid defensively even on its worst days, and darn good the rest of the time. But defense will only get this program so far. It needs to start scoring points. With t...