Cecil Hurt: Va. Tech game still possible

Cecil Hurt on Monday’s Paul Finebaum Radio program said the VA. Tech vs. Alabama game in Atlanta to launch the 2009 football season reamins a strong possibility due to ESPN’s interest in the game.

Hurt said ESPN’s role as a major player in college football landscape could facilitate making the game happen despite the obstacles.

If the game becomes a reality, it would be two straight seasons the Crimson Tide would launch the season in Atlanta for a neutral site game.

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