Steve Helber, ASSOCIATED PRESS
BYU fans know their team inside and out from quarterback Taysom Hill to linebacker Kyle Van Noy. Now as game day is but a few days away, it's time to get to know BYU's first opponent, the Virginia Cavaliers.
Virginia is recovering from a disappointing 4-8 season that could have easily gone 8-4 had it been better at winning close games. However, the Cavaliers have plenty of talent and ability returning this season.
Lafe Peavler is a sports writer intern for the Deseret News and a national college football featured columnist for Bleacher Report. Follow him on Twitter @MasterPeavler
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