On Monday, West Virginia’s football program released new alternate uniforms that will debut against Pitt in the Backyard Brawl on Sept. 1. Many players, coaches, fans and media commented on the new look West Virginia designed.
The state’s country roads are outlined in the stripes on the numbers, helmets, sleeves and pants with a special emphasis placed on interstate 79 which connects the two schools. The words “Cue Country Roads” surround the neck on the inside of the jersey.
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The Backyard Brawl is now just 73 days away which is when West Virginia will debut these uniforms. West Virginia will walk into Heinz Field as an underdog against Pitt. The opening line for West Virginia is set at 6.5 point underdogs.
On Sept. 1, West Virginia will look to continue their three-game winning streak against Pittsburgh in style. Pittsburgh leads the all-time series 61-40-3, but West Virginia has led it 7-5 since the turn of the century.