On the brink of his first preseason camp as Virginia’s offensive coordinator, Steve Fairchild had a definite style in mind. He just didn’t mention a specific name to trigger it.
“Running the football, it’s a physical attitude as much as anything,” Fairchild told media members on Aug. 2. “And it’s not just upfront. It’s with backs finishing, the way they go accelerating into contact, and receivers blocking and so forth.