Virginia Tech Spring Preview: Linebackers

Can Keli Lawson return to his late-2022 form now that he’s healthy? (Ivan Morozov)

With Virginia Tech set to begin spring drills on March 15, we’re counting down the days here at Tech Sideline by previewing all of the Hokies’ position groups. So far, we’ve done:

Running backs
Receivers and tight ends
Offensive line
Defensive line

Coming and going

Inside linebackers

Departing (1): Alan Tisdale
Returning (6): Keli Lawson (r-Jr.), Jaden Keller (r-Jr.), Jayden McDonald (r-Jr.), Will Johnson (r-Jr.), Aycen Stevens (r-Fr.), Tavorian Copeland (r-Fr.)
Mid-year enrollees (1): Sam Brumfield (r-Sr.)
Summer enrollees: none