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Weekend Rewind: Sparse homecoming crowds in Hampton Roads; Virginia Tech frustrates fans

It’s Monday, so don’t check in at the water cooler — or the morning Zoom — til you know what happened in sports this weekend. Here’s a look back at what you might have missed. WFT struggles (again) On Sunday, former Old Dominion star Taylor Heinicke matched up with Patrick Mahomes, and Mahomes was, well.…

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Improving Syracuse takes on middling Virginia Tech in ACC matchup

Syracuse and host Virginia Tech enter Saturday’s ACC contest coming off losses, but the Orange and Hokies likely have different vibes from those defeats. Syracuse has a feeling that it’s close to a breakthrough. In the past two weeks, the Orange have suffered a 40-37 overtime loss to then-No. 19 Wake Forest and a 17-14…