Running down Virginia’s injury report —- top receivers Darius Jennings and Tim Smith are questionable, while quarterback Phillip Sims is probable:
OUT FOR THE SEASON
SS Pablo Alvarez
OLB Adam Caplinger
DE Marco Jones
FS David Marrs
WR Mario Nixon
Of this group, only Alvarez even played this year, and even that was confined to the season opener.
DE Billy Schautz (lower extremity)
DT Buddy Ruff (medical)
Schautz has started three games this season, but will miss his third straight contest. … Ruff, like Schautz, has not played since Sept. 22.
WR Darius Jennings (trunk)
WR Tim Smith (lower extremity)
Jennings has 24 catches for 339 yards, both the most on the team. … Smith sat out last week. He has eight receptions for 144 yards on the season
SS Darius Lee (lower extremity)
DT Justin Renfrow (upper extremity)
QB Phillip Sims (medical)
Lee has not played in the last three games. … Renfrow has nine tackles in a backup role. … Sims made his first career start last week and has thrown for 608 yards, five touchdowns and two interceptions this season.
—- Patrick Stevens