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What You May Have Missed:
Traveling with Corey Smith - Mountaineer TV
The Mountaineers traveling to Orlando to play NC State in the Champs Sports Bowl on Tuesday, Dec. 28.
December Roundtable: Team Expectations - the east coast bias
Country Roads represented the Smoking Musket in another BE BB roundtable
News of Note:
Family Time - MSNsportsNET.Com
Sidney Glover is profiled
WVU's Smith confident - Martinsburg Journal
Stewart focused on bowl - Times West Virginian
Champs Sports Bowl Info:
Champs Sports Bowl Fan Central
Info page, seating charts, merchandise, discount opportunities, etc.
Around the League (and Beyond):
Pitt Vs. UConn: Panthers Selling Standing Room Only Seats - Cardiac Hill
They want a packed house...and I don't blame them one bit, for a change
Uh Oh: Dienhart Says Leach to Maryland is "Losing Juice" - Testudo Times
At least they're keeping a good attitude about it over there...honestly...no, seriously, they are
Terrelle Pryor Among Five Ohio State Players Suspended, but Not for Bowl - NCAAFB FanHouse
Not for bowl....geez, whatever
What's On Tap:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Serving as today's Miss Throwdown is a collection of models wishing everyone a Merry Christmas. First up is Irina Shayk:
Next up is my favorite group of Angels...including Candice, Adriana, Rosie and several others:
From all of us at The Smoking Musket: We wish you a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!!
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