The ESPN FPI (Football Power Index) is a projection model that rates every team in College Football for their past performances and projects future games. The Index is altered each week as a team exceeds expectations or regresses in form. The FPI was kind to Virginia Tech during the preseason, projecting an 8-4 record. Following the first two games, the model has shifted the outlook for the rest of the season.
FPI Rank – No. 48
Offensive Efficiency: No. 73 overall
Defensive Efficiency: No. 77 overall
Special Teams Efficiency: No. 71 overall
Projected W-L – 6.6 wins – 5.5 losses
Chance of Winning Conference – 0.3%
Strength of Schedule Remaining – No. 64 overall
Here is how the Hokies are expected to finish their 2019 campaign, game-by-game.