Welcome to Fighting Gobbler, the Virginia Tech Hokies news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Fighting Gobbler is dedicated to providing top-notch Hokies news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.
Tim Thomas has always been a major Virginia Tech fan and is currently a freshman at Virginia Tech. Tim started his own sports blog in December 2011, the True Sports Blog, and continues to run it today. Tim joined the FanSided Network in April 2012 as a writer for his favorite NFL team, the Green Bay Packers at Lombardi Ave, Tim started out as a writer for Fighting Gobbler in September 2013 before taking over the job as editor a few months later.
Dwight Lester has been a lifelong Hokie fan. Dwight is a proud graduate of Virginia Tech. He is a fan of all sports and is especially a huge fan of college basketball and football. Dwight actively plays golf and basketball with his friends. He currently lives in Bristol Tennessee with his wife Brandie, who also shares his love of sports.
Joe is a lifelong diehard baseball fan originally from Rockland County, NY and now living in Gilbert, AZ. He graduated from Virginia Tech before earning his JD from St. Thomas University School of Law. In February of 2014 he was blessed with birth of his first child, the littlest Yankee fan. You can follow him on Twitter: JumpinJoe25.
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