The Shotgun/Throwdown: Friday (4/30/10) Edition

Welcome, By-Godders, to the Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU's nationally recognized best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions. We're being brought to you today by Labatt Blue, in honor of today's Miss Throwdown.

Tonight's Gold/Blue game marks the end of Spring Football Drills. Come out if you can and support a great cause and enjoy some football under the lights on a nice Spring evening. Have a great weekend everyone!

You can either email your tips, suggestions and requests or you can Tweet me. See you after the jump...

What You May Have Missed:

WVU 15th in Director's Cup Standings - MSNsportsNET.Com

Success boosting WVU athletic fundraising - Charleston Daily Mail

Spring Practice Day 14 Photos -

Gold-Blue game tonight - Times West Virginian

A Dream Realized -

News of Note:

Spring hasn't been total wash for injured Smith - Charleston Gazette

Smith’s foot will keep him out of game - Times West Virginian
Hertzel Column

Mountaineers have multiple targets with added offensive depth - Charleston Daily Mail

West Virginia's Thomas a second-generation star - ESPN

Improved line play focal point for WVU in spring game - Register-Herald

White to play for both sides in Gold-Blue game - Inter-Mountain

Hargett looking to prove himself - Inter-Mountain

Griffin catching on daily for WVU - Martinsburg Journal
Martinsburg local is the starting Catcher for the baseball team

Jarrod West Caught In The Middle Of Fantasy League Fraud Case –


Cottrill named to play in North South Game - Logan Banner

Around the League (and Beyond):

Coaches want Notre Dame ultimatum? - ESPN

The Ro*Tel Big Ten O'Meter Update - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Syracuse and the departed - ESPN

Doug Marrone on Colgate, Delone, the Big 10, Departed SU Players, and more -

Seton Hall releases statement regarding health status of forward Herb Pope - Star Ledger

Kentucky recruit Brandon Knight doesn't sign Letter of Intent -
This is really interesting...

What's On Tap:

Gold/Blue Game - MSNsportsNET.Com
Tonight, 7 pm EDT, Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium. Fan Festival in the K2 lot next to the Ronald McDonald House from 5:30 - 6:30 with inflatables for the kids and autograph session with former Mountaineers. Lots open at 5 pm. Gates to the stadium open at 6 pm. Full details on parking, concessions, etc. inside.

Videos of Interest:

Video of (Dis)Interest:

Derby Girls Gallery of the Week:

Friday Bonus Gallery:

The "Tandem Boob Press" it's not (but then again, what is?), but very nice nonetheless.

Miss Throwdown:

Today's Miss Throwdown is a native of Montreal, which means she has a sexy accent when she talks. Here's Kim Cloutier.

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