Couching Doubt: Previewing Virginia Tech's Significant Road Test at West Virginia

3,000 word, 17-play film preview examining the importance of Virginia Tech's screen game, WVU's standouts plus scheme, and thoughts on what the Hokies need to do to pull off an all-important road win.

Virginia Tech will attempt to contain WVU running back Leddie Brown. [West Virginia Athletics]

With a pair of home wins under their belt, the Hokies embark on a road trip to face off with West Virginia in hostile Morgantown. The Mountaineers conceded a one-point fourth quarter lead on the road in the season opener against Maryland, and after a 66-0 win against FCS Long Island, they'll try to use the Hokies to garner positive momentum for their Big 12 schedule.

The Real Deal Leddie Brown

West Virginia has good offensive talent at several spots, but their offensive success is driven by one man: Leddie Brown (No. 4, 5-11, 216). Brown is a powerful inside runner who is rarely tackled one-on-one. He can change course and bounce outside with terrific speed, and is perhaps the Mountaineers' most reliable pass catcher.

West Virginia's run game has similar elements to North Carolina's. However, Brown has the ability to create when the initial hole isn't there.

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