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WVU's Shannon Dawson leaving to become Kentucky's OC, playcaller

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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Austin Wins Special Teams Player of the Week

By Allyson Bullian Twitter: @AllysonBullian Tavon Austin is this week’s NFC Special Teams player of the week. In the 24-0 win over the Redskins, Austin caught two passes for a total of 14 yards and rushed five times for a total of 46 yards.  He also returned four punts for 143 total yards and one touchdown. This was Austin’s third consecutive week with a touchdown (the first...
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Speed + Versatility = Tyreek Hill

(October 23, 2014) - West Virginia Football fans haven’t seen the kind of versatile player that Oklahoma State Athlete  Tyreek Hill is since Tavon Austin. The only difference is that Austin was playing for the Mountaineers, not against them. “It’s very similar,” West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen said when asked to compare him to Austin. “You see him in the backfield...
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Week 2 NFL Pro Report

By Allyson Bullian – BGS Contributor Twitter: @Allyson Bullian   As week 2 of the NFL season comes to a close, 12 former Mountaineers took the fields.   OFFENSE   Tavon Austin suffered a knee injury Sunday in a 19-17 win at Tampa Bay, he left in the first quarter of the game.  The team announced Monday that it was just a mild knee sprain and he might play in week 3. Before...
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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