Caleb Wygal

  • joined Mar 26, 2011
  • last login Jun 27, 2014
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Born in January of 1980. Been a Mountaineer fan since 1979.
Born in Summersville, WV.
I have published two books: Moment of Impact, and A Murder In Concord

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Chicago White Sox
  • NBA Charlotte Bobcats
  • NFL Carolina Panthers
  • NCAAF West Virginia Mountaineers
  • NCAAB West Virginia Mountaineers
  • Golf Tiger Woods
  • General Texas Legends (NBDL), Austin Toros (NBDL)
User Blog

A Handy Reference For Keeping Track Of Mountaineers In Other Leagues


Ever wondered what former Mountaineers are playing in leagues other than the NFL? Here's a guide to get you up to date.

Adam Pacman Jones Gets Arrested Again- The Story With Two Sides *UPDATED*


We tell you what the arrest report says and Pacman tells you his side in the included video. UPDATED

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 7/9/2011 Arena League Takeover Edition


This week we have news on two former players now in the Arena League. News on Avon Cobourne, DaSean Butler, Devin Ebanks, David Carpenter, and more.

Rich Rodriguez And Bill Stewart Charged With Failure To Monitor: Will Propose Probation And Loss Of Scholarships


Brett McMurphy of reported via Twitter that former Mountaineer head coaches, Rich Rodriguez and Bill Stewart, have been charged with 'failure to monitor.' The University will voluntarily put itself on probation and take away 3 scholarships. Hopefully the NCAA will accept, and it will end any issues it has with the football team. We'll have more as the situation develops.

How the NBA Draft Affects Da'Sean Butler


With the NBA Draft behind us, the Spurs now have a logjam at the small forward postition. We ask Paul Garcia of to give us some insight on where Da'Sean Butler fits in.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 7/2/2011 Pat White Wrapup Edition


We tell you what to expect from Pat White with his new team. David Carpenter gets promoted. Joe Alexander is ballin', and some Steve Slaton news.

The Most Interesting Man in the World has something in common with Mountaineer fans.


The Most Interesting Man in the World has something in common with Mountaineer fans.

Joe Alexander Trying To Make An NBA Comeback


The former Mountaineer has been making the rounds trying to make it back to an NBA roster. We tell you one surprise team recently spent four days with.

Pat White Finally Signs With The Virginia Destroyers


The former Mountaineer QB signs with the Virginia Destroyers. We give you the details.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 6/25/2011 Boys Of Summer Edition


This week we talk baseball, Avon Cobourne, Quincy Wilson and Grant Wiley form a non-profit in honor of Chris Henry, Owen Schmitt, Casey Mitchell, and Marc Bulger.

Catching Up With Former Mountaineer DT Keilen Dykes


I spoke with Arizona Cardinal, Keilen Dykes, about his injury, looming free-agency, the NFL Lockout, and Oliver Luck. Who does Dykes give the most credit to for making it to the NFL? He'll tell you.

A Handy Reference For Keeping Track Of Current Mountaineers In The NFL


We compiled a list of the teams former Mountaineers play for, and what their situation is for the upcoming season. Who will start, and whose jobs are in jeopardy?

Pat White Signs With Destroyers


Last Friday, I reported to you that former Mountaineer quarterback, Pat White, was close to signing with the Virginia Destroyers of the UFL. FoxSports reported last night that White has indeed signed with the Destroyers, and will resume his professional playing career. "It's a chance to show I can do it," White said. White should have a great opportunity to start for the 1st year team, coached by long-time NFL coach, Marty Schottenheimer. He will compete with Chris Greisen, Dennis Brown, and former Marshall QB, Derek Devine for the starting QB position.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 6/18/2011 Comfortable In Their Roles Edition


This week we catch you up on news from Robert Sands, Jarrett Brown, Joe Alexander along with the return of the Marc Bulger It May Or Not Be News and the Former Player Tweet of the Week.

Pat White Could Sign With The Destroyers Of The UFL


Pat White could be back in football again soon with the Destroyers of the UFL. We give you a team snapshot and tell you who his competition could be to start.

What Is Da'Sean Butler's Future With The San Antonio Spurs? A Q&A With Paul Garcia Of


The Smoking Musket asks Paul Garcia about Da'Sean Butler's role with the Spurs. He tells us about Butler's knee and how he could be a starter.

Dana Holgorsen Goes Skydiving


The new Mountaineer Head Coach finds a way to release some stress for Flag Day. Goes to the New River Gorge for a fishing trip, decides to go skydiving.

Video of Dana Holgorsen on Decision Makers


Dana Holgorsen appeared on Decision Makers to talk about taking over for Bill Stewart, his relationship with the defensive coaching staff, winning a National Championship, summer conditioning, who will run the special teams units, about the incoming freshmen, and what the next few months will bring for the Mountaineer football team. The link is via WVIllustrated.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 6/11/11 Hooey Edition


In the wake of Stewpocalypse, our weekly column only has a miniscule amount of hooey. We talk Devin Ebanks, Pat White, Steve Slaton, and more.

Fast Five Questions With Former Mountaineer Scooter Berry


The Smoking Musket caught up with Scooter Berry and asked him five questions about his WVU career, the WVU coaching situation, the NFL Draft and his blog.

Room for Improvement: Da'Sean Butler With An Interview With Smoking Musket's Caleb Wygal


Paul Garcia of contacted me recently, wanting to know if I could answer a few questions about Da'Sean Butler for an article he was writing for his website. I agreed (with some quid-pro-quo, more on that next week). Garcia included my interview in the linked article along with details about Butler's recovery, joining the Spurs, and what the Spurs expect out of him. Enjoy.

Smoking Musket's Live Blog From Tonight's Sportsline


Come chat with us during what is sure to be a crazy edition of Sportsline.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 6/4/2011 Marc Bulgerless Edition


Our Weekly WVU Pro Roundup has updates on Jedd Gyorko, Avon Cobourne, Devin Ebanks, Owen Schmitt, Chris Neild, and video of Barry Brunetti's Greatest Hits in a Mountaineer Uniform.

How Chris Neild Fits In With The Washington Redskins


In the fourth installment of our four-part series on how the newly drafted Mountaineers fit in with their new teams, we tell you what Mike Shanahan and the Redskins media think of Neild. Hint: they...

J.T. Thomas And Joslyn Levell's Appearance On ESPN's First Take


J.T. Thomas and Joslyn Levell discuss their prom date on ESPN's First Take. How nervous was Thomas? He'll tell you.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 5/28/2011 World Didn't End Edition


This week we tell you about Canute Curtis, Dan Mozes, Mike Vanderjagt, Marc Bulger, and ask Corey McIntyre about his offseason practices with the Buffalo Bills.

J.T Thomas Does A Special Thing For a 14-Year-Old


New Chicago Bear, J.T. Thomas takes a special girl to her 8th Grade Prom. The former Mountaineer returned to Morgantown to do it.

WVU's Where Are They Now? The 5/21/2011 Hall of Fame Edition


This week's Hall of Fame Edition serves up news on Darryl Talley, Ryan Mundy, Pat White, Jedd Gyorko, and Marc Bulger.

Caleb's Interview At Windy City Gridiron About J.T. Thomas


Yesterday, I posted an interview I did with Lester Wiltfong at the Chicago Bears SBNation website Windy City Gridiron. In return, I gave him my take on Thomas. Enjoy.

How J.T. Thomas Fits In With The Chicago Bears- An Interview With SBNation's Chicago Bears Site Windy City Gridiron


The third in our four part series takes a look at how J.T. Thomas fits in with the Chicago Bears in a special Q&A with Windy City Gridiron's Lester Wiltfong.

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