9:01 AM EDT, Fri August 17, 2018
Arizona Daily Star 21 hours ago
Grier, Sills back as West Virginia seeks 1st Big 12 title

Grier, Sills back as West Virginia seeks 1st Big 12 title

FILE - In this July 17, 2018, file photo, West Virginia quarterback Will Grier speaks during NCAA college football Big 12 media days in Frisco, Texas. While the Sooners are still the preseason favorite again, there are also high expectations…
The Smoking Musket 23 hours ago
Will Grier and David Sills V Named All-Americans by Sports Illustrated

Will Grier and David Sills V Named All-Americans by Sports Illustrated

The duo just keeps racking up the pre-season accolades. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football 2018 preseason All-America teams: Bryce Love, Nick Bosa and more | SI.comWill Grier and David Sills V have been selected to Sports Illustrated's 2018 preseason All-American first-team offense. Heisman hopeful Will Grier wants to lead WVU to 1st Big 12 title | WVU Gameday | wvgazettemail.comWill Grier is looking to lead the Mountaineers to their first Big 12 title, as well as...
The Smoking Musket Aug 15, 2018
Former West Virginia QB Chris Chugunov transfers to Ohio State

Former West Virginia QB Chris Chugunov transfers to Ohio State

Yes, this is our lead story today. Slow news day. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football Ex-West Virginia QB Chugunov transferring to Ohio State: Sources | WV MetroNewsThe former Mountaineer is a graduate transfer with two seasons of eligibilty remaining. Grier Named to Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List | West Virginia AthleticsWest Virginia University football redshirt senior and Heisman Trophy Award candidate quarterback Will Grier was named to the Johnny...
The Smoking Musket Aug 14, 2018
Mountaineers Receive Praise from Teammates

Mountaineers Receive Praise from Teammates

Groups including the running backs, wide receivers, and offensive line received praise from their teammates this week. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football WVU football notebook: WR Marcus Simms, others receive ‘A’ grade | WVU Gameday | wvgazettemail.comThe Mountaineer wide receivers and running backs have been receiving praise from their teammates. The offensive line has also impressed WVU quarterback Will Grier. Father and Son: Will Grier's...
The Smoking Musket Aug 13, 2018
Jack Allison has cemented himself as the No. 2 QB...for now.

Jack Allison has cemented himself as the No. 2 QB...for now.

The Miami transfer will serve as the backup to West Virginia’s Heisman candidate, but that doesn’t mean he’s the heir apparent to the quarterback throne. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football Allison has ‘turned into a guy’ Mountaineers like at No. 2 QB | WV MetroNewsNo one in the program wants to tempt a conversation about Will Grier being re-injured, but his backup has made enough strides to make the offensive staff comfortable. Allison, Lowe battle for...
The Smoking Musket Aug 13, 2018
2018 West Virginia Football Position Preview: The Wide Receivers

2018 West Virginia Football Position Preview: The Wide Receivers

A pair of elite veterans headline a deep receiving corps looking to help Will Grier put up gaudy numbers The wide receivers for West Virginia have been incredibly prolific since Dana Holgorsen arrived in Morgantown. Six of the nine 1,000 yard receiving seasons in school history occurred under Dana’s watch. Players like Kevin and Ka’Raun White, Shelton Gibson, Stedman Bailey, and Tavon Austin have carved out spots in the WVU record books that will be be very long remembered. With Will Grier slinging the football this year, Gary Jennings, David Sills V, and their position mates will look...
Long Just Happy To Be Healthy

Long Just Happy To Be Healthy

Long Just Happy To Be Healthy Other than maybe quarterback Will Grier, West Virginia’s football team needs linebacker David Long on the field and making […]
The Smoking Musket Aug 9, 2018
Will Grier and the Spotlight

Will Grier and the Spotlight

Check out ESPN’s story on Will Grier’s personal life that will be feautured in ESPN The Magazine’s College Football 2018 Issue. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football Almost Unfamous - Why West Virginia QB Will Grier is scrambling to duck the social media spotlight that shines on his celebrity siblingsUnlike his Instagram-famous siblings, West Virginia quarterback Will Grier is scrambling to duck the spotlight and focusing instead on football and...
ESPN The Magazine Does An In-Depth Feature On WVU’s Will Grier

ESPN The Magazine Does An In-Depth Feature On WVU’s Will Grier

ESPN The Magazine Does An In-Depth Feature On WVU’s Will Grier ESPN The Magazine’s Aug. 20 College Football 2018 issue features a length story on […]
The Smoking Musket Aug 7, 2018
Will Grier Named Third Best Player in College Football

Will Grier Named Third Best Player in College Football

Check out where Will Grier and David Sills V landed on ESPN’s list of the 50 best players in college football. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football College football preseason player rankings Ed Oliver leads wayAlabama and Clemson dominate this list of college football's best, but the Mountaineers also have a couple of players high on the list. WV MetroNews – Omitted from Butkus Award watch list, Long says watch him on the fieldDavid Long is not...
QB Will Grier Confident In WVU Run Game

QB Will Grier Confident In WVU Run Game

QB Will Grier Confident In WVU Run Game MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Much of the attention on West Virginia’s offense in the run-up to the 2018 […]
The Smoking Musket Aug 2, 2018
Grier and Sills Named Top NFL Prospects Among Big 12 Seniors

Grier and Sills Named Top NFL Prospects Among Big 12 Seniors

Will Grier and David Sills were recently named the top NFL prospects out of the Big 12’s current senior class. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football College Sports: 10 Big 12 senior prospects to watch for the 2019 NFL draft: TCU pass rusher and Texas newcomers make the list | SportsDayThe Big 12 produced only one first round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, but two Mountaineer stars could double that total in the 2019 NFL Draft. CB Fisher will not join WVU...
The Smoking Musket Aug 1, 2018
West Virginia named a dark horse playoff contender by ESPN

West Virginia named a dark horse playoff contender by ESPN

College football writers Jake Trotter and Adam Rittenberg have pegged the Mountaineers as the most likely team outside the top 15 in ESPN’s power rankings to make the playoff. Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU’s best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. Football Six points of intrigue as WVU set to open camp | Charleston Gazette-MailThe preseason college football magazines have been sitting on grocery stores shelves for quite a while now. WVU has issued its Will Grier for Heisman videos. Preseason...
West Virginia Pair On Another Watch List

West Virginia Pair On Another Watch List

West Virginia Pair On Another Watch List WVU senior quarterback Will Grier and senior receiver David Sills were both named to Walter Camp Football Foundation’s […]
Volume, Type of Questions Doesn’t Faze WVU’s Will Grier

Volume, Type of Questions Doesn’t Faze WVU’s Will Grier

Volume, Type of Questions Doesn’t Faze WVU’s Will Grier FRISCO, Texas – As the face of West Virginia’s 2018 football program – not to mention […]