Virginia Tech redshirt sophomore TE Bucky Hodges has a "tall frame and surprising speed and agility to beat linebackers down the seam and avoid defensive backs after the catch," writes NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
Virginia Tech junior CB Kendall Fuller "might be the best of" the Fuller brothers, notes NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
Virginia Tech HC Frank Beamer doesn’t anticipate sneaking up on Ohio State as the school did a year ago.
Virginia Tech edge rusher Dadi Nicolas "has gradually grown into more than just a pass-rush specialist, although at 6-foot-4, 236 pounds that is what his game revolves around," writes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
Virginia Tech redshirt junior edge rusher Ken Ekanem is expected to be healthy for the start of the season despite a shoulder injury which sidelined him in spring practice.
Virginia Tech sophomore RB Marshawn Williams (knee) believes he'll play in the opener against Ohio State.
Virginia Tech junior CB Kendall Fuller was named to the 2015 Jim Thorpe Award watch list, given to the nation's top defensive back.
Virginia Tech junior CB Kendall Fuller "could end up the best of the Fullers, and if you know anything about football you know that's high praise," writes ESPN's Mel Kiper.
Virginia Tech redshirt sophomore G Wyatt Teller "gives the Hokies a powerful blocker at left guard who could play a pivotal role in ending the running game's recent slump," observes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
The Roanoke Times' Cameron Austin reports that Virginia Tech sophmore RB Shai McKenzie was sentenced to spend 15 days in jail and 50 hours of community service after being found guilty of having consensual sex with a minor.
Virginia Tech edge rusher Dadi Nicolas "will be a polarizing prospect before the draft," believes NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein.
NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein believes it's hard to match Virginia Tech junior CB Kendall Fuller's "confidence level on the field."
NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein advises readers to monitor Virginia Tech redshirt sophomore TE Bucky Hodges because "you will be hearing much more about him this season (and in 2016)."
Sports on Earth's Matt Brown is impressed by the game of Virginia Tech junior CB Kendall Fuller, which he defines as "physical and instinctive."
Virginia Tech redshirt sophomore CB Brandon "has above average physical ingredients for the cornerback position to match up with large targets," CBS Sports' Dane Brugler observes.