Originally posted on Optimum Scouting  |  Last updated 7/2/13
After losing three talented skill players in the 2013 NFL Draft, West Virginia had to find a creative way to replace the holes left by the draftees. In the past couple weeks, it's become evident that the Mountaineers have decided to heavily go the transfer route this off-season, with the additions of now Ronald Carswell, Charles Sims, Clint Trickett, and possibly Rushel Shell.   The first name is the biggest name: Charles Sims. The former Houston Cougar was heading into his senior season with high praise, before leaving UH. Rumors had him flirting with the Supplemental Draft and the University of California before finalizing his decision with WVU. The particulars of why he left Houston have yet to be released to the public. Although a senior. Sims won't have to sit out a year due to the NCAA's graduate transfer rules, allowing Sims to play from day one. Andrew Buie, the leading Mountaineer rusher from 2012, returns with the team, but Sims is a more talented back and...
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