August 17, 2012

‘BUCK'ing the Trend

While most of the discussion has centered on the defensive line during the course of pre-season camp, one area that will be key to the success of the West Virginia defense will be at the outside linebacker/defensive end hybrid BUCK position.

At this time the four players getting reps at the spot are redshirt junior Tyler Anderson, senior Josh Francis, redshirt junior and spring game standout Chidoziem Ezemma and true freshman Garrett Hope. But it's Anderson and Francis that are currently considered the "starters" at the position, defensive line coach Erik Slaughter said.

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