TechSideline.com Polls Archive

Which was your favorite College Gameday appearance in Blacksburg?

  • 1999 Syracuse (37%, 434 Votes)
  • 1999 Miami (22%, 264 Votes)
  • 2005 Miami (10%, 119 Votes)
  • 2000 Georgia Tech (10%, 118 Votes)
  • 2005 Georgia Tech (9%, 108 Votes)
  • 2007 ECU (6%, 76 Votes)
  • I don't know/undecided (6%, 57 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,176

Start Date: August 4, 2015 @ 1:12 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Who will win the ACC in 2015?

  • Virginia Tech (62%, 996 Votes)
  • Clemson (19%, 304 Votes)
  • Florida State (15%, 246 Votes)
  • Georgia Tech (2%, 26 Votes)
  • Louisville (1%, 22 Votes)
  • Miami (0%, 5 Votes)
  • Don't know/don't care (0%, 4 Votes)
  • Virginia (0%, 4 Votes)
  • NC State (0%, 2 Votes)
  • Wake Forest (0%, 2 Votes)
  • Pitt (0%, 2 Votes)
  • North Carolina (0%, 1 Votes)
  • Duke (0%, 1 Votes)
  • Boston College (0%, 1 Votes)
  • Syracuse (1%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,616

Start Date: August 4, 2015 @ 1:10 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Who will win the Coastal Division in 2015?

  • Virginia Tech (89%, 1,564 Votes)
  • Georgia Tech (8%, 134 Votes)
  • Miami (1%, 22 Votes)
  • North Carolina (1%, 13 Votes)
  • Pitt (1%, 9 Votes)
  • Duke (1%, 9 Votes)
  • Virginia (0%, 5 Votes)
  • Don't know/don't care (0%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,758

Start Date: August 4, 2015 @ 1:08 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Who will win the Atlantic Division in 2015?

  • Clemson (46%, 780 Votes)
  • Florida State (38%, 646 Votes)
  • Louisville (11%, 178 Votes)
  • NC State (3%, 43 Votes)
  • Don't know/don't care (2%, 29 Votes)
  • Boston College (0%, 6 Votes)
  • Wake Forest (0%, 4 Votes)
  • Syracuse (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,686

Start Date: August 4, 2015 @ 1:06 pm
End Date: No Expiry

What is the most anticipated game in Lane Stadium history?

  • 2015 Ohio State (40%, 554 Votes)
  • 2005 Miami (18%, 251 Votes)
  • 1999 Boston College (11%, 147 Votes)
  • 2003 Miami (5%, 75 Votes)
  • 1999 Miami (5%, 71 Votes)
  • 2000 Georgia Tech (5%, 63 Votes)
  • 1999 Syracuse (3%, 47 Votes)
  • 2001 Miami (3%, 40 Votes)
  • 2002 LSU (2%, 31 Votes)
  • 1990 UVA (2%, 31 Votes)
  • Other (2%, 30 Votes)
  • 2007 East Carolina (2%, 30 Votes)
  • 2007 Boston College (2%, 28 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,398

Start Date: July 28, 2015 @ 2:21 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Who is your favorite offensive player at Virginia Tech?

  • Wyatt Teller (23%, 368 Votes)
  • Bucky Hodges (21%, 335 Votes)
  • Sam Rogers (19%, 300 Votes)
  • Michael Brewer (14%, 223 Votes)
  • Isaiah Ford (9%, 139 Votes)
  • JC Coleman (7%, 112 Votes)
  • Marshawn Williams (2%, 24 Votes)
  • Trey Edmunds (2%, 24 Votes)
  • Ryan Malleck (1%, 12 Votes)
  • Wade Hansen (1%, 10 Votes)
  • Other (1%, 8 Votes)
  • Jonathan McLaughlin (0%, 7 Votes)
  • Kalvin Cline (0%, 5 Votes)
  • Cam Phillips (0%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,572

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:49 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which answer best describes your opinion on the job Whit Babcock is currently doing as Virginia Tech's athletic director?

  • Strongly Approve (78%, 1,171 Votes)
  • Approve (21%, 310 Votes)
  • Neutral (1%, 18 Votes)
  • Disapprove (0%, 5 Votes)
  • I don't know/No opinion (0%, 2 Votes)
  • Strongly Disapprove (0%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,507

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:49 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which answer best describes your opinion on the job Tim Sands is currently doing as president of Virginia Tech?

  • Approve (45%, 673 Votes)
  • Strongly Approve (36%, 527 Votes)
  • I don't know/No opinion (10%, 148 Votes)
  • Neutral (8%, 123 Votes)
  • Disapprove (1%, 11 Votes)
  • Strongly Disapprove (0%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,483

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:48 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which answer best describes your opinion on the job Pat Mason is currently doing as head baseball coach?

  • Neutral (38%, 562 Votes)
  • Approve (28%, 411 Votes)
  • I don't know/No opinion (20%, 302 Votes)
  • Disapprove (11%, 171 Votes)
  • Strongly Approve (2%, 31 Votes)
  • Strongly Disapprove (1%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,487

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:48 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which answer best describes your opinion on the job Dennis Wolff is currently doing as head women's basketball coach?

  • Neutral (31%, 449 Votes)
  • Disapprove (28%, 404 Votes)
  • I don't know/No opinion (25%, 371 Votes)
  • Strongly Disapprove (8%, 124 Votes)
  • Approve (7%, 107 Votes)
  • Strongly Approve (1%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,467

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:48 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which answer best describes your opinion on the job Buzz Williams is currently doing as head men's basketball coach?

  • Approve (47%, 700 Votes)
  • Strongly Approve (45%, 669 Votes)
  • Neutral (7%, 103 Votes)
  • Disapprove (1%, 13 Votes)
  • I don't know/No opinion (1%, 13 Votes)
  • Strongly Disapprove (0%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,501

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:47 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which answer best describes your opinion on the job Frank Beamer is currently doing as head football coach?

  • Approve (41%, 624 Votes)
  • Neutral (31%, 466 Votes)
  • Disapprove (14%, 209 Votes)
  • Strongly Approve (12%, 186 Votes)
  • Strongly Disapprove (2%, 26 Votes)
  • I don't know/No opinion (0%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,518

Start Date: July 22, 2015 @ 12:46 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Who's your favorite player on the Hokie defense? (All possible starters are listed)

  • Dadi Nicolas (35%, 466 Votes)
  • Kendall Fuller (31%, 410 Votes)
  • Luther Maddy (19%, 248 Votes)
  • Ken Ekanem (4%, 50 Votes)
  • Chuck Clark (3%, 42 Votes)
  • Brandon Facyson (3%, 40 Votes)
  • Corey Marshall (3%, 39 Votes)
  • Deon Clarke (1%, 10 Votes)
  • Andrew Motuapuaka (1%, 9 Votes)
  • Other (1%, 7 Votes)
  • Ronny Vandyke (0%, 5 Votes)
  • Desmond Frye (0%, 3 Votes)
  • Donovan Riley (0%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,331

Start Date: July 14, 2015 @ 11:40 am
End Date: No Expiry

Are you going to the Battle at Bristol game?

  • I'm going, but I haven't bought / reserved my tickets yet. (33%, 607 Votes)
  • I'm not going. (26%, 483 Votes)
  • I'm going, and I have already bought / reserved tickets. (21%, 391 Votes)
  • I don't know / I haven't decided yet. (20%, 367 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,848

Start Date: July 7, 2015 @ 11:57 am
End Date: No Expiry

How many sacks will the Virginia Tech defense record in 2015?

  • More than 50 (39%, 264 Votes)
  • 46-50 (34%, 228 Votes)
  • 41-45 (18%, 122 Votes)
  • 36-40 (6%, 40 Votes)
  • 30-35 (2%, 12 Votes)
  • I don't know/undecided (1%, 6 Votes)
  • Fewer than 30 (0%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 675

Start Date: June 29, 2015 @ 3:19 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Should Virginia Tech sell beer at football games?

  • No (50%, 884 Votes)
  • Yes (40%, 708 Votes)
  • Not sure / Don't know / It depends (10%, 169 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,761

Start Date: June 23, 2015 @ 11:19 am
End Date: No Expiry

Which future non-conference football series are you most looking forward to?

  • Penn State (2020, 2025) (37%, 724 Votes)
  • Michigan (2020, 2021) (33%, 639 Votes)
  • West Virginia (2017, 2021, 2022) (24%, 460 Votes)
  • Wisconsin (2024, 2025) (6%, 108 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,931

Start Date: June 16, 2015 @ 11:23 am
End Date: No Expiry

What's your favorite play by a Virginia Tech defensive back?

  • DeAngelo Hall's strip and score against Roscoe Parrish, Miami 2003 (35%, 522 Votes)
  • Antonio Banks' interception return against Virginia, 1995 (24%, 349 Votes)
  • Keion Carpenter's 100-yard INT return against Miami, 1996 (15%, 223 Votes)
  • Torrian Gray running down Tiki Barber against Virginia, 1996 (9%, 136 Votes)
  • Loren Johnson's breakup of Miami's final pass, 1995 (4%, 53 Votes)
  • Eric Green's INT return against Miami, 2003 (3%, 47 Votes)
  • Eric Green's one-handed interception on 4th down vs. Miami, 2004 (3%, 44 Votes)
  • Other (describe in the comments section) (2%, 36 Votes)
  • Jimmy Williams running down Alvin Pearman against Virginia, 2004 (2%, 35 Votes)
  • Antonio Banks' blocked punt return, 1993 Independence Bowl (3%, 28 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,473

Start Date: June 5, 2015 @ 12:47 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Virginia Tech's student athletic fee for 2014-15 was $282. Should it be increased for 2015-16?

  • Increase it by more than $100 (26%, 283 Votes)
  • Increase it by $100 (21%, 224 Votes)
  • Increase it by $50 (20%, 216 Votes)
  • Leave it the same (12%, 130 Votes)
  • Increase it by $25 (9%, 95 Votes)
  • The student athletic fee should be reduced or eliminated (8%, 81 Votes)
  • Increase it by $75 (4%, 45 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,074

Start Date: June 1, 2015 @ 10:32 am
End Date: No Expiry

Should Virginia Tech Bring Back "Stick It In"?

  • Yes (78%, 2,347 Votes)
  • No (13%, 394 Votes)
  • Not sure / Don't know / Don't care / It depends (9%, 251 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,992

Start Date: May 26, 2015 @ 12:51 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Think of the oldest VT-related item you own. What decade is it from?

  • The 1970s (21%, 184 Votes)
  • The 1990s (18%, 157 Votes)
  • The 1980s (17%, 148 Votes)
  • The 1960s (17%, 148 Votes)
  • The 1950s (8%, 70 Votes)
  • Pre-1930 (8%, 67 Votes)
  • The 2000s (4%, 38 Votes)
  • The 1940s (4%, 31 Votes)
  • The 1930s (3%, 27 Votes)
  • The 2010s (0%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 878

Start Date: May 19, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
End Date: No Expiry

What's your football season ticket status for 2015, compared to last year?

  • I bought them again, and I ordered the same number that I did last year. (60%, 721 Votes)
  • I didn't get them this year, and I didn't last year, either. (23%, 271 Votes)
  • I bought them this year, after NOT buying them last year. (5%, 59 Votes)
  • I didn't buy them this year, but I DID last year. (4%, 47 Votes)
  • I bought them again, and I ordered more than I did last year. (4%, 42 Votes)
  • Other, I'm not sure, or it's TBD. (3%, 32 Votes)
  • I bought them again, but I ordered fewer than I did last year. (1%, 26 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,198

Start Date: May 14, 2015 @ 12:16 pm
End Date: May 21, 2015 @ 12:16 pm

What will Virginia Tech Football's regular-season record be in 2015?

  • 9-3 (40%, 1,051 Votes)
  • 10-2 (24%, 628 Votes)
  • 8-4 (20%, 541 Votes)
  • 7-5 (6%, 163 Votes)
  • 11-1 (5%, 136 Votes)
  • 12-0 (4%, 94 Votes)
  • 6-6 (1%, 29 Votes)
  • Below .500 (0%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,656

Start Date: May 6, 2015 @ 10:50 am
End Date: May 16, 2015 @ 10:50 am

How would you grade Whit Babcock on the job he has done thus far?

  • A - Great (84%, 1,006 Votes)
  • B - Good (12%, 139 Votes)
  • I don't know/undecided (3%, 32 Votes)
  • C - Average (1%, 7 Votes)
  • D - Needs Improvement (0%, 5 Votes)
  • F - Failing (0%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,192

Start Date: April 30, 2015 @ 12:05 pm
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think of the 2015 Virginia Tech White Effect helmet?

  • Love it (62%, 1,432 Votes)
  • Like it (30%, 688 Votes)
  • Dislike it (3%, 76 Votes)
  • Other/not sure (3%, 67 Votes)
  • Hate it (2%, 36 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,299

Start Date: April 27, 2015 @ 8:41 am
End Date: May 5, 2015 @ 8:41 am