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Cavaliers Journal: August 30, 2009 - September 5, 2009

Cavaliers Upset, 26-14

By this point, you all know Virginia was upset by William & Mary, 26-14. Much to discuss in this space tomorrow. In the mean time, I'm interested in hearing fan reaction. Please leave it in the comments below or e-mail...

By Zach Berman  |  September 5, 2009; 11:10 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
 
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Halftime Notes

Virginia entered halftime with a 14-13 lead, although it was an ugly half for the Cavaliers. They had four turnovers and struggled on both sides of the ball. We'll see if the second half is any better. In the mean...

By Zach Berman  |  September 5, 2009; 8:55 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Virginia 14, William & Mary 7

The first offensive and defensive drives looked promising for Virginia. Since then, the team appeared every bit like one picked to finish fifth in the ACC Coastal Division. Some quick observations are below, although you can read up-to-the-minute updates on...

By Zach Berman  |  September 5, 2009; 7:55 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Virginia-William & Mary Preview

After months of speculating and wondering and debating and predicting, we will finally see the 2009 Virginia football team on the field. Questions about which quarterback will start and how the offense will look; about which wide receivers will emerge...

By Zach Berman  |  September 4, 2009; 2:15 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
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Payne Expected to Transfer

Virginia junior running back Keith Payne has left the Cavaliers program and is expected to transfer, he told The Post this morning. The news was first reported by the Daily Progress, which cited sources that said Payne had left the...

By Zach Berman  |  September 4, 2009; 11:47 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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Hall Learning Game Prep for a QB

Vic Hall has spent the entire summer preparing for the adjustment from cornerback to quarterback on the field. Whether that’s throwing motion, knowing when to pass and when to run, and how to manage an offense, Hall has, by all...

By Zach Berman  |  September 4, 2009; 8:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Simpson Probable, Jackson Questionable

Running back Mikell Simpson is probable for Saturday's season opener against William & Mary. Fullback Rashawn Jackson is questionable and is the most notable of the players that could miss Saturday's game. Here is the full report: Out Dontrelle Inman,...

By Zach Berman  |  September 3, 2009; 7:46 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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Update From Groh's Teleconference

Just finished up Coach Al Groh’s Thursday teleconference. No big revelations here – what more can he say after a month of nearly daily updates? – but here are a few items of interest: - Groh said seven or eight...

By Zach Berman  |  September 3, 2009; 12:10 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
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Mid-Morning Notes

A few items as we inch closer to kickoff… - The Washington Post’s college football preview section appeared in today’s paper. If you haven’t seen it, it’s worth spending the 75 cents for the design alone. - The Virginia-specific items...

By Zach Berman  |  September 3, 2009; 10:20 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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From the Other Side: Preparing for the Unknown

One year ago, Virginia entered its season opener against Southern California with a similarly clandestine approach to this season’s quarterback mystery. When asked at the Friday walk-through last season about how he prepares without knowing which quarterback would start, USC...

By Zach Berman  |  September 3, 2009; 8:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Bradley Follows Ferguson, Monroe

The last two players to regularly start at left tackle for Virginia were top 10 picks in the NFL Draft. D'Brickashaw Ferguson gave way to Eugene Monroe, who has handed off the position to Landon Bradley. Bradley, a redshirt sophomore,...

By Zach Berman  |  September 2, 2009; 3:06 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Jim Bakhtiar Honored as Virginia 'Legend'

Jim Bakhtiar was named Virginia’s representative for the ACC Football Championship Game Legends, who will be honored during ACC championship weekend Dec. 4-5. Bakhtiar was a standout fullback for the Cavaliers from 1955 to 1957. He was a first-team all-American...

By Zach Berman  |  September 2, 2009; 2:28 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Welcome to Cavaliers Journal

Responding to a question about what he learned from a recent Virginia scrimmage, Al Groh answered: "That we have a lot work to do." The same could be said about the Washington Post's coverage of University of Virginia athletics, which...

By Zach Berman  |  September 2, 2009; 12:15 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
 
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