Saturday Western Michigan, 6

The Broncos fired Gary Darnell after a 1-10 record last season; ex-Stanford offensive coordinator Bill Cubit takes over.

Sept. 17 at Syracuse, noon

The Orange should be more competitive under new coach Greg Robinson, a longtime defensive coordinator in the NFL.

Sept. 24 Duke, TBA

Former Maryland assistant Bill O'Brien tries to inject some life into the Blue Devils' offense.

Oct. 1 at Maryland, TBA

The Cavaliers have lost their last two games in College Park by a total of 30 points.

Oct. 8 at Boston College, TBA

The big game.

Oct. 15 Florida State, TBA

The Seminoles have beaten the Cavs nine times in a row by an average of 24.2 points.

Oct. 22 at North Carolina, TBA

Virginia has won five of six vs. the Tar Heels, including a 38-13 victory in 2003.

Nov. 5 Temple, TBA

The Owls were kicked out of Big East Conference; they become full Mid-American Conference member in 2007.

Nov. 12 Georgia Tech, TBA

The Yellow Jackets haven't won in Charlottesville since their co-national championship season in 1990.

Nov. 19 Virginia Tech, TBA

The Cavs have lost seven of last 10 games to Hokies, who were 24-10 winners in Blacksburg in 2004.

Nov. 26 at Miami, TBA

The Cavaliers make their first trip to the Orange Bowl.