Tide vs. Virginia Tech game set for Sept. 5

Coffee fights for yards against Clemson Photo by Southern Sports Media

It could be a game between two top ten teams. Alabama will play Virginia Tech in the second annual College Kickoff at the Georgia Dome with the game set for September 5, and to televised by ABC or ESPN, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. This marks the second consecutive year the Crimson Tide will launch its season in Atlanta; Alabama defeated Clemson last year in the College Kickoff game.

Tickets will be split evenly just like last season.

Virginia Tech won the ACC championship game and plays in the FedEx Orange Bowl against Cincinnati.

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