2008 Midseason Review: The Defense

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Today, we’ll take a look a midseason look at Virginia Tech’s defense. The
Hokies lost a lot of starters off of last year’s dominant group, but many of the
new players have picked up the slack quite nicely. Things haven’t been perfect,
but it’s tough to find many complaints about Bud Foster’s unit right now.

The Stats

So far, Virginia Tech’s defensive stats look like this.


2008 VT Defensive Stats

Category

Stat

ACC Rank

National Rank

Rushing Defense

129.33 ypg

6

56

Pass Defense

185 ypg

6

39

Total Defense

314.33 ypg

5

33

Scoring Defense

18.5 ppg
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