50 greatest WVU football players of all-time

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Nov 28, 2015; Morgantown, WV, USA; West Virginia Mountaineers quarterback Skyler Howard (3) runs for a touchdown during the third quarter against the Iowa State Cyclones at Milan Puskar Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ben Queen-USA TODAY Sports

No. 49 Chad Johnston

Quarterback Chad Johnston led the 1993 Mountaineers to an undefeated regular season as a freshman. His breakout year came two years later.

In 1995, he completed 127 of 248 passes for 2,019 yards. In 1996, he completed 167 passes on 334 attempts.

Overall, Johnston’s career numbers rank No. 7 all-time for quarterbacks with 5,664 passing yards.

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