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Practice is back under way after a two day break in action. Of course we all know what the big news is. At least it's Hump Day, right? It's all inside. Isn't that a retail catalog slogan? Anyway...keep the tips, suggestions and requests coming. See you after the jump...
What You May Have Missed:
Former local star has big night in WVU win - Charleston Gazette
13-11 over Eastern Kentucky (baseball)
Deon Long waves goodbye - WVU Sports with Mike Casazza
Conditional release = no Maryland or Texas Tech
Bracketology - ESPN
Your first WAY too early bracketology breakdown from ESPN's Joe Lunardi.
News of Note:
NCAA Investigating West Virginia Football for Violations: "Unnamed Source" Points Finger at Michigan's Rich Rodriguez - Maize n Brew
The UM blog's take on the current mess. The author does his best to defend objectively and his argument is mainly aimed at the NCAA (and for a change, doesn't throw WVU under a bus) and makes a couple of decent points. But...it's almost as if he's bailing water on the Titanic with a lunch pail.
Video Interviews - WVIllustrated.com
Coach Beatty, Najae Goode, Eddie Davis and Tyler Anderson
Walk-On Anderson Making His Mark on Defense - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Includes gallery with article
Moving on without Ebanks - Times West Virginian
Around the League (and Beyond):
Papa John's Cardinal Stadium expansion includes fan-friendly touches - Courier-Journal
Includes video with article
Dhani Jones Thinks Rich Rodriguez Is 'Terrible' - NCAAFB FanHouse
The line forms to the rear
Videos of Interest:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Hot Tub Gallery of the Week:
Today's Miss Throwdown is an American glamor/bikini/fitness model who's been seen on/in Easy Rider and 2 Wheel Tuner magazines to name a few. Here's Jenny Poussin.
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