1. Mountaineer Football: Who Will Be West Virginia's Yearly Hated Rival?

    Before we really begin to dig into the topic of West Virginia's yearly hated rival, I would like to add that no one on the current or future schedules will ever be hated in quite the same fashion that Pitt was hated...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 2 years ago 827 reads 0 comments

  2. Trap Game: The 2012 Matchup with James Madison Might Present Problems

    If you look at the entire 2012 West Virginia football schedule, a couple of games will stand out. Maryland, Marshall, Oklahoma, Baylor, Texas Christian, Kansas and Kansas State will ...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 2,838 reads 0 comments

  3. 2012 Mountaineer Football: Introducing the New West Virginia Defense

    How does the old saying go? "Out with the old and in with the new?" Well, the Mountaineer defense has done just that. Jeff Casteel and his unique 3-3-5 stack has left to join Rich Rodriguez in Arizona...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 2,995 reads 5 comments

  4. Tavon Austin Versus Stedman Bailey: Who Is the Better Mountaineer Receiver?

    The 2011 West Virginia football season was one for the record books. It was a season that will be talked about for a very long time among Mountaineer fans...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 3,195 reads 2 comments

  5. Mountaineer Football: Ranking West Virginia's Football Uniforms

    There have been a lot of different WVU football uniforms. What I have done here is try to rank them. Please remember this is just my personal opinion and that I am no fashion expert...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 5,340 reads 6 comments

  6. West Virginia Football: Comparing the Mountaineers to Missouri and Texas A&M

    The deal is done: Texas A&M and Missouri are out and West Virgina and TCU are in. All four teams in this realignment carousel are counting on their move to “greener pastures” being the best thing for their institutions...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 3,367 reads 40 comments

  7. Mountaineer Football: A Look at Future Non-Conference Schedules

    As our West Virginia Mountaineers make the transition into the Big 12 Conference, we as fans are beginning to wonder about the possibility of continuing the Backyard Brawl with arch rival Pittsburgh...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 6,575 reads 7 comments

  8. 2012 Big 12 Football: A Beginners Guide to the West Virginia Mountaineers

    I'm sure there may be several Big 12 fans out there that may not know a whole lot about the West Virginia Mountaineers...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 3,713 reads 5 comments

  9. West Virginia Football: Top 10 WVU YouTube Videos

    These days, if a fan wants to look up footage of players, games, press conferences or any other specific highlights, then he or she can usually find it on YouTube...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 1,444 reads 0 comments

  10. West Virginia Football: Early Predictions for the Mountaneers' 2012 Season

    2012 has so far been busy and exciting for West Virginia University athletics. Starting with that record-breaking Orange Bowl performance, the highly anticipated (and hopefully any ...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about over 2 years ago 7,239 reads 16 comments

  11. Mountaineer Football: Holgorsen Complains of Poor Fan Showing at Bowling Green

    Toward the end of Dana Holgorsen's press conference on Tuesday the coach rightfully voiced his displeasure concerning the poor attendance of Mountaineer fans at Milan Puskar Stadium during the Bowling Green game on Saturday...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 3 years ago 433 reads 7 comments

  12. Big East Football: School Presidents Guiding Commissioner Towards Expansion

    In the news today we saw where Big East school presidents gave the conference commissioner the OK to expand the league...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 3 years ago 473 reads 10 comments

  13. West Virginia Football: The Pressure Is Off, Now Let's Go Win Some Games

    The expectations for the West Virgina Mountaineers this year have definitely been varied depending on who you talked to before our loss to LSU on Saturday . Some imagined an undefeated season, of which I was guilty...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 3 years ago 544 reads 4 comments

  14. West Virginia Football: Consider This Weekend's Matchup with LSU an Audition

    With the rumor-filled and ever-changing college athletic landscape that we have today, it is easy to forget that nothing has changed with the Big East this season. The schedule is 100 percent completely unaffected for 2011...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 3 years ago 1,521 reads 14 comments

  15. Mountaineer Football 2011: 10 Things We Cant Wait for This Season

    In only a few days we Mountaineer fans will make the trip to Morgantown, West Virginia and continue a fall long tradition that allows us to get through the rest of our year...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 3 years ago 3,541 reads 7 comments

  16. West Virginia Football: One Cause of WVU's Poor National Perception

    The Big East in its current configuration is easily considered to be the worst Bowl Championship Series conference in college football...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about almost 3 years ago 1,058 reads 5 comments

  17. WVU Football Outlook: A Brief Glance at the 2012 Season Schedule

    With the recent addition of the September 15th venue at Fed Ex Field against James Madison, the schedule for the 2012 season is almost complete, with the exception of the conference opponent dates and locations...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 5,275 reads 2 comments

  18. WVU Football: It's Official, Bill Stewart Is out at West Virginia

    Its official Bill Stewart has resigned as head coach of the West Virginia Mountaineers. After three full seasons and four bowl games Bill Stewart has resigned ...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 983 reads 3 comments

  19. West Virginia Football: Chuck Landon Tweets That School Will Fire Bill Stewart

    I hate to contribute to the already rampant rumor mill, but hey, I am human.? Chuck Landon, a sports writer of the Huntington, WV based Herald-Dispatch , today reported or ...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 968 reads 9 comments

  20. Mountaineer Football Transition: Head Coach in Waiting, a Failed Experiment?

    I must admit, I was a supporter of West Virginia’s head coach in waiting transition plan until recently. I felt that in some situations it might actually be effective...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 755 reads 16 comments

  21. College Football 2011: 5 Bold Predictions for the West Virginia 2011 Season

    I've seen this done before; this is nothing new to anyone. However, the ones that I have seen about the Mountaineers in the past were nothing that anyone really saw as a "bold prediction...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 2,915 reads 7 comments

  22. Mountaineer Football: 5 Things West Virginia Does Well

    I recently had the privilege of reading this same type of article about a few of the SEC teams. It got me thinking about what West Virginia does well in football...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 1,217 reads 1 comments

  23. Mountaineer Football: Holgorsen Possibly Involved in Casino Incident

    The Charleston Daily Mail's Mike Casazza reports that West Virginia University is looking into an "alleged incident" believed to involve the football team's offensive coordinator ...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 426 reads 3 comments

  24. High Treason: Pittsburgh Football Staff Stocked Heavy with Former WVU Coaches

    On Friday November 25th 2011, the 104th edition of the Backyard Brawl will take place at Milan Puskar Stadium in Morgantown, WV...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 2,218 reads 6 comments

  25. West Virginia Football 2012: 5 Possible Offensive Coordinator Candidates

    In 2012 the head coach in waiting experiment at West Virginia University will be over, and Dana Holgorsen will assume the duties and responsibilities that Bill Stewart held the four seasons prior...

    Bob Allen Written by Bob Allen about 3 years ago 2,840 reads 8 comments