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Florida State Virginia Tech football preview

  #16 Virginia Tech @ #13 Florida State: Virginia Tech football travels 641 miles south for a made for TV Labor Day nighttime date vs. Atlantic Division perennial swaggy Florida State on Monday ESPN/ESPN3 at 8 pm! (preseason rankings: courtesy of Athlon) The Hokies are already staked as a +6 point betting underdog out on the Vegas […] READ MORE

2018 Belmont Stakes preview!

 2018 Belmont Stakes preview: Belmont, ♬”New York, New York“♪, and the third and final leg of the 2018 Triple Crown season where lottsa wiseguys, horsemen and even a few horsehead will be trying to Justify their picks to you. As all that and more are now formally upon us this weekend in the lower western […] READ MORE

Tech Thoughts: spring practice Vol. III: Qb1, Qb2, and Qb3!!!

Spring Practice Volume III: Virginia Tech football is in recess, intermission or on a V.T.C.C. ‘esque furlough. At least as the always mandatory “voluntary” off-season workouts, S&C, skeletal drills and varying preparatory girds go. (and Coach God be merciful on the knee injury power outage in Watts; dang; and Godspeed!) The 2018 Hokies are approximately […] READ MORE

Your 2018 Preakness Stakes preview!

2018 Preakness Stakes (G1): $1,500,000.oo Preakness weekend is upon us and upon the tight turning Pimlico Race Course, over in B-more or Baltimore, Maryland. Stakes racing at its finest as a pure and quite deliberate… dash for the cash goes. As this one is basically the 40 yard dash in T&F terms. This one is […] READ MORE

2018 Kentucky Derby preview (FREE)!!!

The 2018 Kentucky Derby: Kentucky bluegrass, Sun dressy mad-hatter she bleu-bloods, and man’s game he sized bourbon; all hosting the first weekend in May down at “ old Kentucky home.“ Derby fans rejoice, as unlike last year, it looks to this humble scribe like we have some real live talent set to run for the […] READ MORE

Tech Thoughts: Spring Practice part II, and a not so Great Scott…

Tech Thoughts: spring practice 2018 The Virginia Tech Hokies have finished spring practice 2018 and per always, behind the scenes whispers, vibes and hints abound. Everyone is undefeated at the moment as not one of the now 129 2018 D-1 has yet to L a game. Clearly this is the easy feel-good time of […] READ MORE