This Bud's For You

Virginia Tech defensive coordinator Bud Foster will retire at the end of the season.

I'm not sure what endeared Bud Foster to Virginia Tech fans the most. There was that time a pissed off Foster, who made no bones about being pissed off, came to the defense of Antone Exum. Exum struggled in coverage and composure throughout a 2012 FedExField loss to Cincinnati. Foster stewed as his corner took questions from the media during a subsequent post-practice interview, then pounced when it was his turn to talk.

"I thought the kid right you're talking to right there played his n--- off," Foster said of Exum. "You can quote me on that s--- too. Played his a-- off. Fought his a-- off."

Played. His. Nuts. Off.

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