Select members of the West Virginia University football team met with the media on Tuesday to talk about Oklahoma this weekend in Morgantown and the overall team effort against Maryland this past Saturday.
Here are interviews with Clint Trickett, Mario Alford, Karl Joseph and K.J. Dillon.
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Since 1995, The Chuck Bednarik Award has been given to the nation’s defensive player of the year, and they released the list for 2014 earlier today.
Junior safety Karl Joesph made the list following a solid 2013 season where he ended with 68 tackles and was named All-Big 12 Honorable Mention.
The Mountaineer secondary is expected to lead the defensive unit this season.
At 5’10″ and 200 lbs of solid muscle, West Virginia safety Karl Joseph was named the fourth toughest college football player in the nation by NFL.com.
Playing on what is expected to be a much improved West Virginia defense, junior safety Karl Joseph has developed a reputation as one of the hardest hitters in college football.
Joseph has left several players lying on the turf...
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West Virginia safety Karl Joseph has been named to the 2014 Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list. The junior is one of 42 players listed for the award, honoring college football’s defensive IMPACT player of the year.
The award differs from others by factoring in personal character with on field performance. “IMPACT” is...
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Coming off a season in which the Mountaineers defense ranked 114th nationally (out of 120 Division I teams) in scoring defense at 38.1 points per-game, West Virginia will look to solve a myriad of defensive issues which caused its 2012 slide to mediocrity.
Last year’s defense was historically bad to put it mildly. The 38.1 points per...
The defensive backfield for the West Virginia Mountaineers football team ran into some legal trouble over the weekend.Safeties Karl Joseph and Travis Bell were each arrested for seperate incidents. Joseph has been charged with DUI under 21 and possession of false ID. Meanwhile, Bell was arrested for misdemeanor domestic battery.Police stopped Joseph in the early morning hours Sunday...
The college football offseason is full swing, and several schools are seeing plenty of off-the-field issues from some of its players. The latest arrest happened this past weekend when West Virginia Mountaineers leading tackler on defense, Karl Joseph, was arrested and charged with an underage-DUI. The freshman safety was pulled over early Sunday morning when he was driving around...