Matt Johns gets second chance for UVA

Matt Johns started all 12 games for UVA in 2015. He is once again the Cavaliers starting quarterback with two games to go this season.

Matt Johns is once again the starting quarterback for UVA.  With two games left this season, head coach Bronco Mendenhall made the announcement on Monday.

Johns started all 12 games for the Cavaliers in 2015. 

Kurt Benkert beat out Johns for the job this season. Benkert put up some record setting numbers, but most recently struggled with turnovers. 

Coach Mendenhall said, “I think it’s not only the right thing to do, I think it’s the fair thing to do,” Mendenhall said. “I think it’s the best thing for our team."


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