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It's been a long road between high school and college for defensive lineman Chris Palmer, but the big Philadelphian may finally have the chance to make his mark on the Mountaineer defense.

Way back in 2007, Chris Palmer was a standout senior defensive lineman at St. John Neumann in Philadelphia. Although the school wasn't great in terms of wins and losses, it has turned out some excellent athletes, and Palmer was no exception. A bit lineman with very good mobility, Palmer signed with West Virginia and expected to be able to help the Mountaineers early in his career. All of that...

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