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December 31, 1990 | From Associated Press
Quarterback Shawn Moore has recovered sufficiently from an injured right thumb to start against 10th-ranked Tennessee in the Sugar Bowl, and that's the way it ought to be, Virginia backup quarterback Matt Blundin said. "Shawn Moore will be the starter," Virginia Coach George Welsh said. "We feel like he has progressed enough, and his hand is not a real problem physically. He is going to be the guy we go with." Moore dislocated his thumb on the final play against Maryland on Nov.
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January 22, 1991 | From Associated Press
Two standout underclassmen decided to take their chances in pro football today, as Virginia wide receiver Herman Moore and Tennessee tailback Chuck Webb announced that they will give up their remaining college eligibility to enter the NFL draft. In Charlottesville, Va., Moore announced that he will give his final year of eligibility. "It's taken me some time to make this decision," the All-American told a news conference. "And it's my decision.
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October 21, 1990 | From Associated Press
Is there pressure being the nation's top-ranked college football team? "We're only human, we can't be the 49ers every week," Virginia Coach George Welsh said Saturday after the Cavaliers struggled early before beating Wake Forest, 49-14, in an Atlantic Coast Conference game. "All this media attention is very new to us," said Welsh, whose Cavaliers were voted the nation's top team for the first time in school history last week.
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December 31, 1990 | From Associated Press
Quarterback Shawn Moore has recovered sufficiently from an injured right thumb to start against 10th-ranked Tennessee in the Sugar Bowl, and that's the way it ought to be, Virginia backup quarterback Matt Blundin said. "Shawn Moore will be the starter," Virginia Coach George Welsh said. "We feel like he has progressed enough, and his hand is not a real problem physically. He is going to be the guy we go with." Moore dislocated his thumb on the final play against Maryland on Nov.
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November 18, 1990 | From Associated Press
What was supposed to be Maryland Coach Joe Krivak's last hurrah turned out instead to be another serious blow to Virginia's Cavaliers. "If there's anybody out there who's still looking for a bowl team, tell them we're ready and willing to go," Krivak said after Mark Mason's eight-yard touchdown run with 11:23 to play lifted the Terrapins to a 35-30 victory over No. 8 Virginia Saturday.
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January 22, 1991 | From Associated Press
Two standout underclassmen decided to take their chances in pro football today, as Virginia wide receiver Herman Moore and Tennessee tailback Chuck Webb announced that they will give up their remaining college eligibility to enter the NFL draft. In Charlottesville, Va., Moore announced that he will give his final year of eligibility. "It's taken me some time to make this decision," the All-American told a news conference. "And it's my decision.
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October 14, 1990 | From Associated Press
Moore and Moore, Virginia is looking like a serious contender for the national championship. Shawn Moore threw for three touchdowns, including two to Herman Moore, and ran for another as second-ranked Virginia routed North Carolina State, 31-0, Saturday at Charlottesville, Va. With No. 1 Michigan losing to Michigan State, 28-27, Virginia is expected to move up to the top spot.
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October 9, 1990 | GENE WOJCIECHOWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Introducing the University of Virginia--Thomas Jefferson's legacy to higher education, khaki pants khapital of America, home of the undefeated and second-ranked Cavaliers. At Virginia, if it moves, it's wearing khaki or, at the very least, it's wearing a monogrammed, button-down collared shirt, preferably something in light blue with medium starch.
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December 1, 1990 | GENE WOJCIECHOWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For the sake of formality, the good people at New York's historic Downtown Athletic Club asked Heisman Trophy voters this year to choose from among five finalists. As gestures go, this one was gracious, correct and entirely meaningless. In truth, this has become a Heisman race run exclusively for two players, maybe three--and that's stretching it. A breakdown of the Fab Five: --The favorite: Notre Dame flanker and kick returner Raghib (Rocket) Ismail.
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December 1, 1990 | GENE WOJCIECHOWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For the sake of formality, the good people at New York's historic Downtown Athletic Club asked Heisman Trophy voters this year to choose from among five finalists. As gestures go, this one was gracious, correct and entirely meaningless. In truth, this has become a Heisman race run exclusively for two players, maybe three--and that's stretching it. A breakdown of the Fab Five: --The favorite: Notre Dame flanker and kick returner Raghib (Rocket) Ismail.
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November 18, 1990 | From Associated Press
What was supposed to be Maryland Coach Joe Krivak's last hurrah turned out instead to be another serious blow to Virginia's Cavaliers. "If there's anybody out there who's still looking for a bowl team, tell them we're ready and willing to go," Krivak said after Mark Mason's eight-yard touchdown run with 11:23 to play lifted the Terrapins to a 35-30 victory over No. 8 Virginia Saturday.
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October 21, 1990 | From Associated Press
Is there pressure being the nation's top-ranked college football team? "We're only human, we can't be the 49ers every week," Virginia Coach George Welsh said Saturday after the Cavaliers struggled early before beating Wake Forest, 49-14, in an Atlantic Coast Conference game. "All this media attention is very new to us," said Welsh, whose Cavaliers were voted the nation's top team for the first time in school history last week.
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October 14, 1990 | From Associated Press
Moore and Moore, Virginia is looking like a serious contender for the national championship. Shawn Moore threw for three touchdowns, including two to Herman Moore, and ran for another as second-ranked Virginia routed North Carolina State, 31-0, Saturday at Charlottesville, Va. With No. 1 Michigan losing to Michigan State, 28-27, Virginia is expected to move up to the top spot.
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October 9, 1990 | GENE WOJCIECHOWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Introducing the University of Virginia--Thomas Jefferson's legacy to higher education, khaki pants khapital of America, home of the undefeated and second-ranked Cavaliers. At Virginia, if it moves, it's wearing khaki or, at the very least, it's wearing a monogrammed, button-down collared shirt, preferably something in light blue with medium starch.
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December 29, 1990 | Associated Press
A decision will be made today on whether Virginia quarterback Shawn Moore's surgically repaired right thumb can stand up to playing against Tennessee Tuesday. Moore dislocated his thumb against Maryland in the 10th game of the season, and a puffy red scar now extends across the base of his hand. Earlier in the week he said the thumb was only 60% healed. Also, starting wide receiver Derrick Dooley has a pulled hamstring and is doubtful.
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November 27, 1990
Colorado and Notre Dame each placed three players on the Football Writers Assn. of America All-American team. The team includes five repeats from 1989 and two quarterbacks--Ty Detmer of Brigham Young and Shawn Moore of the University of Virginia, who tied in the voting. Colorado's players are offensive guard Garten, an All-American repeat who played at Placentia Valencia High; linebacker Alfred Williams, another repeat, and halfback Eric Bieniemy.
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