Transfers The New Normal In Morgantown?

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A few seasons ago, we discussed at length the shifting college football landscape. In particular, we took a hard look at the evolving transfer rules. As predicted, the average number of outbound transfers per school seems to be climbing. Indeed, with the NCAA likely to approve the pending one-year automatic transfer waiver, logic tells us […] READ MORE


Remembering WVU’s Murph Tinsley

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Remembering Murph Tinsley “Almost heaven, West Virginia, Blue Ridge Mountains, Shenandoah River, Life is old there, older than the trees, Younger than the mountains, growin’ like a breeze.”-John Denver, “Country Roads   As a Mountaineer fan, chances are you sang those words (and more) before going further. After all, John Denver’s hit represents the musical […] READ MORE


Reviewing Our Mountaineer Predictions

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Reviewing Our Mountaineer Predictions Each year, in the hustle and bustle of pre-season excitement, we traditionally render several predictions for the West Virginia Mountaineers. First, we name our top offensive surprise players. Then, we name our top defensive surprise players. Finally, we make our bold predictions for the season. At the end of each season, […] 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


West Virginia Adds Jaylen Anderson

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West Virginia Adds Jaylen Anderson After receiving his signed letter of intent, West Virginia adds Jaylen Anderson, a four-star all-purpose back to its 2021 recruiting class, which we last previewed here. Head Coach Neal Brown emphasized early in his tenure that his offense would rely more and more heavily on a power run game. Anderson adds […] READ MORE


Justin Johnson Signs with Mountaineers

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Justin Johnson Signs with Mountaineers As Early Signing Day wears on, West Virginia continues to add to its 2021 recruiting class. Earlier today, head coach Neal Brown received good news as Justin Johnson signs with Mountaineers. Johnson is one of two four-star running backs joining West Virginia. And he is one of five top-500 recruits […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Add Kaden Prather

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Mountaineers Add Prather Last week, Kaden Prather reaffirmed his long-standing verbal commitment to the West Virginia football program in this tweet. As a result, the delivery of his signed letter of intent amounts to little surprise. Nonetheless, his addition is certainly welcomes as the Mountaineers add Kaden Prather to their 2021 recruiting class, that we […] READ MORE


Wyatt Milum Makes It Official

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Wyatt Milum Makes It Official In-state star Wyatt Milum signed and delivered his letter of intent to West Virginia today. Like that, Milum makes it official: Head Coach Neal Brown adds the highest-ranked in-state recruit for the second straight year. Impressively, Milum committed to West Virginia in March. Despite scholarship offers and recruiting efforts by […] READ MORE


West Virginia Welcomes Wilson-Lamp

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West Virginia Welcomes Wilson-Lamp Our early signing day coverage continues as we monitor the signees for the Mountaineers’ 2021 recruiting class, which we last previewed here. Earlier today, Andrew Wilson-Lamp sent his signed letter of intent to head coach Neal Brown. As a result, West Virginia welcomes Wilson-Lamp to its program. Wils0n-Lamp joins the Mountaineers […] READ MORE