Evaluating West Virginia’s Roster

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In the era of the transfer portal, every team in college football has to deal with roster turnover to the point where it can be difficult to know who will take the field for a given team. West Virginia is no exception. This offseason featured a record number of entrants into the transfer portal. 28 […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ Three Biggest Questions for 2022

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Mountaineers’ Three Biggest Questions for 2022 As pollsters and experts release their early pre-season polls and the teams actually get to work for 2022 Fall camp, we inch that much closer to opening kickoff. We have been working with a theme for the West Virginia football team this off-season. In a ten-part series, we have […] READ MORE


2022 WVU Offensive Line Preview

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2022 WVU Offensive Line Preview We continue our West Virginia Mountaineers’ Spring coverage with our position preview series. After looking at quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers, we now provide our 2022 WVU Offensive Line Preview. How Much Does Experience Matter on the Offensive Line? Sometimes, we feel like a broken record. Talking up experience […] READ MORE


Assessing WVU’s Portal Losses

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Assessing WVU’s Portal Losses Over the last several years, college football fans have had a love-hate relationship with the NCAA transfer portal. As part of the changing landscape of college football that now includes NIL compensation for players, the NCAA created the transfer portal to ease player movement several years ago. Indeed, it first impacted […] READ MORE


Can Reeling Mountaineers Find Footing?

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Can Reeling Mountaineers Find Footing? Through four games, many in the college football world seemed high in the 2021 West Virginia¬†Mountaineers despite their 2-2 record. A turnover-ridden but close loss to Maryland to open the season was not ideal, but opening-game hiccups happen. A home win over ranked rival Virginia Tech helped their case. They […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Excited to Start Camp

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Mountaineers Excited to Start Camp Well, it is official. The 2021 season is truly just around the corner. In less than a month (three-and-a-half weeks), West Virginia will take to the road to battle Maryland in the season opener. Last Friday, Head Coach Neal Brown started pre-season practice with his squad. Fans are ready. Coaches […] READ MORE


Previewing the West Virginia Spring Game

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Previewing the West Virginia Spring Game As we normally do, we conclude our Mountaineers’ Spring preview series by previewing the annual Gold-Blue Game. We started our series by looking at the team’s overarching goals. Then, we covered the offensive position groups, including the pass catchers. After that, we focused on the defense, all the way […] READ MORE


Previewing West Virginia’s Offensive Line Room

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Previewing West Virginia’s Offensive Line Room We began our Spring preview coverage of the West Virginia Mountaineers by providing a general overview. Then, we covered the quarterbacks and moved on to the running backs. Now, we continue our Spring coverage by previewing West Virginia’s offensive line room. Revamping the Offensive Line During our Winter coverage, […] READ MORE


West Virginia Bolsters Its Offensive Line

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West Virginia Bolsters Offensive Line When Head Coach Neal Brown came to Morgantown, he made one thing clear. He sought to establish a power run game in Morgantown. “We want to line up and run the ball,” he said, “even when opposing teams know we are going to run.” But Offensive Line Coach Matt Moore […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Add Nester Through Transfer

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Mountaineers Add Nester Through Transfer As the Early Signing Period was underway, the usual crowd of players started entering the transfer portal. This is nothing new (at least for the last few years). The transfer portal, indeed, has become a growing part of the evolving landscape in college athletics. But one name, in particular, rose […] READ MORE