Today we look at the last two members of the defensive coaching staff. Bobby Babich, Assistant Defensive Backs Coach, and Daron Roberts, Defensive Quality Control Coach. I imagine that the average fan has little understanding of exactly what the role is of an assistant positional or quality control coach, especially the latter, so I will … Continue reading »
With the 2013 silly season now in full effect, names are beginning to emerge as possible coaching candidates at West Virginia University. With cornerbacks coach Daron Roberts, and safeties coach Steve Dunlap gone, a huge void remains in the secondary for the Mountaineers. One name that has popped up over the last week or so [...]
Daron Roberts confirmed to BlueGoldNews.com in a text message on Saturday afternoon that he was fired by WVU head coach Dana Holgorsen.
Our Jonathan Martin received a phone call this morning that corners coach Daron Roberts would not return to the Mountaineer football staff. That information proved accurate this afternoon when news leaked of Roberts departure. Roberts confirmed the news with reporters, plus Football Scoop made a posting this afternoon. You can see that HERE We wish [...]
Last week, in the wake of the embarrassing defeat at the hands of KSU, I wrote a reactionary piece assigning the blame for the disastrous performance of the Mountaineer defense to Joe Deforest and Daron Roberts. I may have been too quick assigning blame. Deforest and Roberts, as well as the other members of the [...]
Competition breeds better results. It's a mantra many football coaches believe in, and it's one WVU cornerbacks coach Daron Roberts hopes rings true, as multiple players fight to take over the spot left open by the injured Brodrick Jenkins.
Daron Roberts would like to make you believe he knew what he had in freshman cornerback Nana Kyeremeh all along. But it wasn’t until preseason camp began that Kyeremeh truly showed the level he was capable of playing at.
West Virginia assistant coaches were made available to the media of Wednesday to get their thoughts on camp.
Robert Gillespie, Daron Roberts and Erik Slaughter also broke down competition at their respective positions, who's standing out, and preparation for the Mountaineers inaugural Big 12 season.
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That's how Owings Mills HS (MD) athlete Darren Kelley would describe his recent visit to WVU. He was on hand Saturday to participate in camp, showcase his skills, and hopefully catch the eye of Mountaineer coaches.
Kelley, 6-foot-1 190 pounds, worked out in the defensive secondary.
"It went pretty good. There was good competition out there and...
If you follow WVU cornerbacks coach Daron Roberts on twitter, you know he has been searching far and wide for college football's next "Honey Badger" The trail has led Roberts to Osbourn High School in Manassas, Virginia. There you will find Damian Nicholson.
WVU offered Nicholson on Thursday, and some say the Mountaineers feel they've found their Honey Badger...