Mountaineers Hit the Ground Running

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Mountaineers Hit the Ground Running The Mountaineers officially opened their 2020 season with a comfortable 56-10 win over the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. In his final press conference before the season opener, when asked whether he expected his run game to show improvement, Head Coach Neal Brown answered bluntly, “We better be [improved].” So far, so […] READ MORE


Predicting The Mountaineers’ Season Opener

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Predicting the Mountaineers’ Season Opener Surreal as it may seem in light of all of the challenges posed by 2020, the Mountaineers’ season officially begin Saturday. West Virginia opens a season that Head Coach Neal Brown confessed he was not sure would ever happen with a 12:03pm kickoff against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in Morgantown. […] READ MORE


Four Bold Predictions for Mountaineers’ 2020 Season

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Four Bold Predictions for Mountaineers’ 2020 Season We previously offered our predictions for the five biggest offensive surprises and five biggest defensive surprises for the West Virginia Mountaineers. Now, we continue our 2020 pre-season coverage by offering four bold predictions for the Mountaineers’ 2020 season. First Bold Prediction – Mountaineers Run for Over 110 Yards […] READ MORE


West Virginia’s Five Biggest Defensive Surprises

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After covering our recruiting and position group updates, we started our pre-season prediction series for the West Virginia Mountaineers’ 2020 football season by predicting our five biggest offensive surprises earlier this week. Now, we continue that series by predicting West Virginia’s five biggest defensive surprises. West Virginia’s Five Biggest Defensive Surprises Defensive Surprise Five – […] READ MORE


West Virginia’s Five Biggest Offensive Surprises

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West Virginia’s Five Biggest Offensive Surprises As part of our ongoing preseason coverage of the 2020 West Virginia Mountaineers’ football team, we looked at recruiting. We previewed the offensive skill groups: quarterback, running backs, and wide receivers. Then, we previewed the offensive and defensive lines. We also previewed the remaining defensive position groups: linebackers, cornerbacks, […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Ready to Play (For Now)

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Mountaineers Ready to Play (For Now) “It’s been a tough last five months.” A few minutes into his press conference to open Fall camp, Head Coach Neal Brown comes out and said what we have all been thinking. Those months have invited many questions. As Coach Brown said in a recent video shared through the […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ 2020 Offensive Line Preview

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We continue our pre-season West Virginia football coverage with our Mountaineers’ 2020 offensive line preview. Mountaineers’ 2020 Offensive Line Preview The Decent, The Bad, And The Ugly From 2019 It is certainly no secret that West Virginia’s offensive line played poorly in 2019. The linemen don’t deny it. Head Coach Neal Brown certainly doesn’t shy […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ 2020 Wide Receivers Preview

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We continue our positional preview series for West Virginia’s football season with our Mountaineers’ 2020 Wide Receivers preview. Mountaineers’ 2020 Wide Receivers Preview 2019: Highs and Lows The 2019 season featured plenty of peaks and valleys for the West Virginia receivers. Of the group, only T.J. Simmons yielded significant snaps in a Mountaineer uniform before […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ 2020 Safety Preview

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Mountaineers’ 2020 Safety Preview We continue our West Virginia preseason football coverage with our Mountaineers’ 2020 safety preview. 2019: Issues with Depth The Mountaineers suffered at various points last season through depth and injury concerns. The offseason attrition at the position left West Virginia without several young, promising contributors. Ball-hawk Kenny Robinson and Derrek Pitts […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ 2020 Cornerback Preview

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Mountaineers’ 2020 Cornerback Preview We conclude our West Virginia pre-season positional preview series with our Mountaineers’ 2020 cornerback preview. Previewing a Set of Unknowns Of all the position groups on the team, cornerback remains the one with the most unknowns. Only two returnees logged snaps in 2019. Nicktroy Fortune played in 11 games and accumulated […] READ MORE