Hokies, Dawgs take on all comers
Which college football teams will truly be tested by their nonconference schedules in 2009? Which teams will have inflated records by the time we reach the heart of the season? Here's an early look at the toughest and softest nonconference schedules from across the country.
Most Difficult Schedules 1. Virginia Tech Hokies
The Hokies might be a dark-horse candidate to win the BCS National Championship -- if they can win their very difficult Sept. 5 opener against Alabama in Atlanta's ...
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According To Schedule
Alabama and Virginia Tech will get together on Labor Day weekend. USC visits Ohio State on September 12. But that's about it in 2009. Big-time intersectional matchups just don't happen as often as they used to. What happened? How does scheduling work? ESPN.com will look at the issue all week.