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  1. Matt Johns will end his up and down college career under center for VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... playing time just as he would as a senior, sitting in a crowded quarterback room that included David Watford, Michael Rocco, Phillip Sims and Greyson Lambert. Mendenhall learned Johns' story - how as a redshirt sophomore he had stepped up when ...

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  2. Column: Cavaliers quarterback carousel continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... quarterback play (usually followed by the deposed QB transferring out of Charlottesville). So just as Michael Rocco begat Phillip Sims who begat David Watford who begat Greyson Lambert who begat Matt Johns, Johns now gives way to Benkert, the former ...

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  3. Skill set trumps experience as Benkert wins U.Va. QB battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... last 12 years, joining Marques Hagans, Christian Olsen, Jameel Sewell, Peter Lalich, Vic Hall, Marc Verica, Michael Rocco (twice), David Watford, Greyson Lambert and Johns. Anae and quarterbacks coach Jason Beck informed Benkert, Johns and Brewer of ...

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  4. Kurt Benkert Named UVA's Starting QuarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Streaking The Lawn

    ... stability under center since the Marques Hagans era. With Johns losing the starting spot, former Cavalier Michael Rocco remains the only quarterback since 2006 to be named opening-day starter for two consecutive seasons. Benkert will have at least ...

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  5. BLANK: Searching for consistency at quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Cavalier Daily

    ... as head coach, London named six quarterbacks the starter (for non-injury replacement purposes) in Marc Verica, Michael Rocco, Phillip Sims, David Watford, Greyson Lambert and Matt Johns, averaging a new quarterback every season. This inconsistency ...

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  6. Virginia Football: Is Matt Johns leading the race to be the Hoos' starting quarterback?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Streaking The Lawn

    ... on Sept. 3 against Richmond, he would be the first UVa quarterback to start consecutive season openers since Michael Rocco in 2011 and 2012, and just the second since current UVa wide receivers coach Marques Hagans (2004-05). Johns threw 20 ...

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  7. ELDER: Reaction to Harbison's transfer shows fans' belief in MendenhallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Cavalier Daily

    ... base into an uproar. That's what happened when players like Lambert, McGee and 2011-2012 starting quarterback Michael Rocco departed, at least. But this transfer, along with the others that have affected Virginia since coach Bronco Mendenhall's ...

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  8. OPINION: Why Virginia's quarterback competition is nothing to fear-despite the historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Streaking The Lawn

    ... graduated after the 2005 season, only one quarterback has been the Week One starter two years in a row : Michael Rocco. The annual in-season carousel has generated debate and frustration among the orange-and-blue faithful. The results on the field ...

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