Virginia coach Mike London finally settled the Cavaliers' dual quarterback situation, deciding to play both Phillips Sims and Michael Rocco - and the system has received strong initial reviews.
The Cavaliers (3-6, 1-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) got touchdown passes from both quarterbacks last week in ending a six-game losing streak with a 33-6 victory on the road at North Carolina State.
London says both will play again Saturday when Virginia hosts Miami (5-4, 4-2).
''Both guys have things that they do, different skill sets that they bring to the table. Michael is a guy that's been in the offense, knows the offense,'' London said of Rocco, who started all last season.
''Phillip has a strong arm and is kind of learning on the job, so to speak. And he has some skills himself that we like, and can get the ball to some of the other playmakers,'' London said.
The arrangement works for Sims, a transfer from Alabama who arrived last May and took over as the starter four games ago. He ...