As I detailed in Friday’s paper, Saturday’s game at Duke will be a special moment for Virginia Tech linebacker Barquell Rivers. He’ll make his first start in close to two years after suffering a devastating quad injury in March 2010.
But Rivers won’t be alone in replacing middle linebacker Bruce Taylor after his season-ending foot injury. Redshirt sophomore Jack Tyler, a former walk-on who earned All-Met honors in 2008 at Oakton High, will likely spell Rivers during the stretch run of this season.
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