Best Big XII Defensive Backs Returning for 2022

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Best Big XII Defensive Backs Returning for 2022 For years, the Big XII developed a reputation for airing it out and accumulating 250 or more passing yards per game. While this trend subsided over the past couple of years, the air attack remains. This holds true despite major turnover among returning Big XII quarterbacks. That […] READ MORE


Assessing WVU’s Snap Counts

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Assessing WVU’s Snap Counts Now that the Winter transfer portal “season” has slowed significantly, we think it is a good time to take stock of the West Virginia Mountaineers roster composition. Our goal here is┬ánot to look too closely at each position group. We will cover that in our pre-Spring positional preview series beginning in […] READ MORE


Biggest Questions for WVU’s 2021 Season

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Biggest Questions for WVU’s 2021 Season The last few months, and weeks, have proven a whirlwind for fans, writers, and coaches alike. The Mountaineers started this Summer with a fresh blast of recruiting momentum that continues to build toward its Class of 2022. In the meantime, however, Texas and Oklahoma announced their intention to depart […] READ MORE


Previewing West Virginia’s Secondary

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Previewing West Virginia’s Secondary About a month ago, we started our Spring preview series by looking at the team’s focus heading into camp. Then, we reviewed our offensive position groups from the offensive line to the pass catchers. After that, we shifted our focus to the defense, where we reviewed the defensive line and the […] READ MORE


West Virginia Shuts Down Kansas State

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West Virginia Shuts Down Kansas State Coming off of a tough road loss against Texas Tech, the Mountaineers sought to recover in Morgantown. And they did that, plus some. In truth, the Mountaineers dominated every aspect of the game, despite a sluggish first quarter offensively. After a much improved all-around performance, West Virginia shuts down […] 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