Respectfully, Hokies Angry

by -

From the Washington Examiner:

While Clemson placed five players on the all-conference first team, Virginia Tech had two. When the team was announced Monday, several Hokies players tweeted their discontent.

"It's hard to believe we didn't have one player make first-team defense," Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer mused.

The Hokies have another reason to be motivated: Clemson's 23-3 victory in Blacksburg on Oct. 1.

Virginia Tech is trying to conjure as many reasons for anger as possible. There is a video circulating of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney's tombstone ceremony after the victory. It's hardly an outrageous or uncommon practice. Clemson does it every time it topples a ranked foe on the road. Maryland has a set of tombstones outside its practice facility.

Read the full article here

Send Feedback to TigerNet Staff: Email | Comment
Post your comments!

Swinney updates several injuries on team

Vegas odds on Clemson-Virginia Tech

Twitter reacts to Deshaun Watson's performance vs. Patriots

WATCH: Deshaun Watson has video game moves

WATCH: Watson throws a laser for another TD against Patriots

Alabama builds lead on Clemson in AP poll

WATCH: Deshaun Watson throws 29-yard TD pass to Bruce Ellington

Kirk Herbstreit has Clemson in his Top 4

Clemson loses first-place votes in Coaches Poll
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Daily Digest