50 greatest WVU football players of all-time

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No. 9 Mike Fox

Mike Fox is not only an underrated defensive player for the Mountaineers, but also a versatile athlete. He arrived in Morgantown as a tight end and was transformed into one of the best defensive ends in the country.

He record 10 sacks at the position in 1989 and had six multi-sack games.

Fox wad drafted by the New York Giants in 1989 played in the Super Bowl as a rookie.

Next: No. 8 Ira Rodgers