Reistertown (Md.) Franklin four-star athlete Steven Smothers announced his commitment to West Virginia on Twitter minutes ago, shouting out former Mountaineer star Tavon Austin in the process. Blessed an proud to say I’m committed to the University of West Virgina @Tayaustin01 you know what time it is bro pic.twitter.com/ve2FZiURQk — 7God ⚡️ (@kingsmoth_) August 5,...
One of the biggest storylines going into training camp is Tavon Austin. Is this the year Austin breaks out? The St. Louis Rams moved up to get him in the first round of 2013’s draft. Since then, he hasn’t really done much but that is not really his fault so much as the offensive coordinator’s. Then-coordinator Brian Schottenheimer wrote a bland script for his offense and Austin’s...
The Return Men: Tavon Austin, Stedman BaileyIt is not a question that these two former West Virginia Mountaineers are the best equipped to be return specialists. They are quick, cut on a dime and have breakaway speed. One of the reasons Austin was drafted so high in the first place was because of his talent as a return man. Since coming into the league in 2013, while not blowing...
West Virginia offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson is leaving to become the playcaller and offensive coordinator at Kentucky, a source told FOX Sports Wednesday. This season Dawson helped the Mountaineers to the nation's No. 9 offense (502 yards per game) that ranked No. 9 in passing and No. 42 in rushing. The Louisiana native coached quarterbacks and helped mentor Dana Holgorsen...
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