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August 13, 2011

Replacing Neild easier said than done

(Continued)

MORGANTOWN — o o o o o o

According to WVPros.com the UFL has found a way to save its season, dropping the Hartford franchise to cut to four teams, and will have its players, including former WVU QB Patrick White, report on Aug. 22. White will play for Marty Schottenheimer in Virginia.

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PRACTICE TIDBITS: Placekicker Tyler Bitancurt had his best day kicking, getting kicks off in an exceptional time. … Among those who have caught Holgorsen’s eye on the defensive line is Will Clarke, a tall, rangy athlete who could develop into a force. … Holgorsen plans to have only one scrimmage in camp, that a week from today. … Najee Goode is taking charge of the middle linebacker spot, being cited as a leader by Holgorsen. … While the offensive line is coming along and Joey Madsen has really impressed Holgorsen as the best center he has worked with, the right tackle position remains a concern. … Friday was a good day for the receivers, especially Ivan McCartney, who had his best day, and Stedman Bailey.

Email Bob Hertzel at bhertzel@hotmail.com. Twitter @bhertzel.

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