An old-school I-formation fullback … Gained a better understanding of the game over the past year … Showed good improvement during the spring, especially in blocking … Excels in the strength and conditioning program … Helps give the Hokies quality depth at fullback.
2009: Worked on the scout team as a fullback … Was a Super Iron Hokie during off-season workouts … Bench pressed 410 pounds and had a 450-pound front squat … Caught a pass for a 1-yard gain during a spring scrimmage.
2008: Redshirted as a walk-on fullback … Earned Super Iron Hokie honors during off-season strength and conditioning testing.
High School: A three-year letterman as a fullback for Coach Clint Alexander at Woodberry Forest … Earned first-team all-conference honors and was an honorable mention all-state selection his senior season … Helped the team to a conference championship in 2007.
Personal: Joseph Hugh Call … Born 12/13/89 in Raleigh, NC … Son of Joe and Judi Call … Enrolled in economics.