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MaizeAndBlueWahoo

According to iwl.me, I write like Arthur C. Clarke. I used to do so at my own little corner called From Old Virginia.

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The After Picture

Posted on September 11, 2019 in The Team by MaizeAndBlueWahoo.

It was just like old times.  The announcers talked about that one time Mike London almost got shot in the face and his team gave up a 102-yard kick return literally right as they told the story.  Both are just about a guarantee when watching a London-coached team on TV.

The final score was 52-17, which is pretty remarkable for a game in which you don't even have to be a nitpicking pessimist to find execution problems.  It was a five-touchdown blow...

College football's Week 1 didn't produce any earthshattering storylines.  Mack Brown, Justin Fields, Tennessee, Bo Nix....a few of the names that made small headlines.  There were two games that featured division opponents against each other; only one of them made a ripple, and it was the one with a preordained outcome because Vandy is as bad at football as they are good at baseball.

Even Hugh Freeze's back spasms made more noise in the media than UVA'...

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