Posts Tagged West Virginia

Marshall RB Grooms dismissed after arrest

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall has dismissed running back Kevin Grooms following his arrest.

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Patrick Beilein leaves W.Va. Wesleyan for Jazz

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Wesleyan says men’s basketball coach Patrick Beilein has accepted a position with the NBA’s Utah Jazz.

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Saints TE Graham returns in form, and with humor

New Orleans Saints quarterbacks Drew Brees (9) Luke McCown (4) and Ryan Griffin (7) talk during training camp in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.,  Friday, July 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Tilley)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Aside from the New Orleans Saints’ fleur-de-lis symbol, star tight end Jimmy Graham never associated playing pro football with flowers.

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Saints S Jairus Byrd opens camp on the sidelines

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — After sitting out the Saints’ offseason practices because of back surgery, safety Jairus Byrd is remaining on the sideline as training camp begins.

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Payton: New training camp site ‘pretty amazing’

In this June 12, 2014, file photo, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton walks off the field during NFL football minicamp at the team's training facility in Metairie, La. Payton always searches for an edge, even if it means fiddling with a training camp formula that has worked well. After holding camp for five years at team headquarters in suburban New Orleans, the Saints are headed to the mountains of West Virginia.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — As New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton and general manager Mickey Loomis spoke about the opening of training camp, steep, tree-covered mountains were in full view behind them.

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