Found November 14, 2011 on TechSuperfans:
There's a new feeling in the air around Virginia Tech football. Yes, the Hokies beat Georgia Tech 37-26 on Thursday to take a commanding lead in the ACC Coastal Division, but that isn't new territory. After all, the Hokies have either been in position to win or won the Coastal Division every year since joining the ACC in 2004. And every year they've beaten the Yellow Jackets, they've won the Coastal Division. But that new feeling this year? It's OFFENSE.To put it bluntly, this is a game the Hokies would have lost anytime between 2006 and 2009. During those years, the defense REPEATEDLY gave the offense the ball in great field position with a turnover, scored themselves (Beamerball anyone?) or the special teams would get a great punt or kick return. There is no secret that the Hokies always ranked far higher in scoring offense than they did in total offense and it was always because of the dominance of the defense and special teams. The Hokies won two ACC titles d...
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