Mountaineers’ October Recruiting Update

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We provided our last update on the West Virginia Mountaineers’ 2021 football recruiting class in July. Given the NCAA’s ban of on-campus recruiting events, Head Coach Neal Brown has been forced to pivot from his deep-rooted preferences. Typically, Brown requires recruits to visit campus before he will accept their commitment. Despite the on-campus ban, however, […] READ MORE


Assessing the Mountaineers After Three

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Every season, we begin our coverage of the West Virginia Mountaineers by making several predictions. Who will be the surprise performers on offense? What about defense? How will the team fare as a whole? We frequently revisit these predictions during the season to keep ourselves honest. Thus, as the Mountaineers enter their second bye week, […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Earn Gutsy Win Over Baylor

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The West Virginia Mountaineers came into Saturday’s game against the Baylor Bears trying to recover from a tough loss against Oklahoma State in a very winnable game. After that game, Head Coach Neal Brown reminded fans that the Mountaineers remain a young team. He added that the Mountaineers found ways to lose their game against […] READ MORE


West Virginia vs. Oklahoma State Preview

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West Virginia vs. Oklahoma State Preview Nearly two weeks ago, the West Virginia Mountaineers opened their season with a decisive victory against FCS opponent Eastern Kentucky. This Saturday, the Mountaineers travel to Stillwater to face the Oklahoma State Cowboys. As we wrote after last season’s close loss to the Cowboys, the Mountaineers have struggled against […] READ MORE


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’ 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