Beamer picks top tailback

This AP story provides an answer to at least one question about the Virginia Tech Hokies offense. According to the AP story (embedded above), “Virginia Tech redshirt freshman Ryan Williams will start at tailback when the No. 7 Hokies play No. 5 Alabama.

“Coach Frank Beamer announced the decision on Friday.

“Williams’ elevation to the top spot came after he reported to preseason camp overweight and was dropped to third on the depth chart behind Josh Oglesby and freshman David Wilson.”