Issue 9: July 17, 2001

Letter From The Editor -- Will Stewart
The calm before the storm.

Recruiting Profile: Montavis Pitts -- Will Stewart
Recruit Montavis Pitts from Loachapoka, Alabama has rocketed from obscurity to the national top 100. But will he stick with his verbal commitment to the Hokies?

A Look Back: the 1990 Tech-UVa Game -- Jim Alderson
Eleven seasons ago, the Hokies recorded a 38-13 win over their powerful in-state rivals. It was a landmark victory in more ways than one.

Point: College Football Needs a Playoff -- John Galinsky
It's time to chuck the bowls and let the 16 best teams tee it up in a playoff.

Counterpoint: College Football Doesn't Need a Playoff -- Bruce McKinley
All playoff proposals forget one thing: the fans who are wholly dedicated to their favorite team.

Outside the Lines: Virginia Tech Licensing -- Will Stewart
As Virginia Tech’s Licensing Director, Locke White gets to collect some neat Hokie stuff.

Inside TSL: Short Takes -- Will Stewart
A smorgasbord of TSL-related topics, from the content in the TSLX to some news items.


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