Monday Thoughts: Big Plays and Line Play Lead to Win

Okay, this is embarrassing to admit, but I forgot to set my DVR Saturday to record the game. Yes, that’s right.  It’s my job … and I forgot.

Frank Beamer and David Cutcliffe shake hands after the game.

This is not a disaster, thanks to “Hokie Replay”, but this week, Hokie Replay didn’t air until Sunday night at 11:35 PM, making Sunday film review impossible. So I’m behind.  I’ll try to get all my thoughts into this article, in a limited amount of time.

I Hope 20-0 Was Rock Bottom

So, when Tony Gregory bobbled that pass out in the flat, and Duke’s Jordon Byas picked it off and ran it into the end zone to make it 20-0, did it feel like the world had caved in on you? Did you peer over the cliff, and picture a 4-8 or 3-9 season waaaay down there?