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Fans have speculated the status of WVU wide receiver Winston Wright since his cryptic tweet from a couple days ago.
It’s been a pleasure… Love y’all boys 💙💛
— Winston “Champ” Wright Jr.🙏🏾 (@showtimejet) December 29, 2021
Today, fans finally got their answer as to just what he meant in his farewell tweet. Wright has officially entered the transfer portal.
Thank you WVU💙💛,
— Winston “Champ” Wright Jr.🙏🏾 (@showtimejet) December 31, 2021
According to Wright, this is a “business decision” for his career moving forward. Despite being a featured player in the Mountaineer offense, Wright will be seeking a better opportunity elsewhere.
This one stings, folks.
The Savannah, Georgia native finished his Mountaineer career tallying 129 catches for 1,338 yards and seven touchdowns. He was also a star in the return game, bringing back 50 kicks for 1,236 yards and two touchdowns.