1. Should BYU Even Think About Pulling a Nebraska with Bronco Mendenhall?

    Nebraska just made a bold move in throwing Bo Pelini overboard and hiring Oregon State head coach Mike Riley...

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  2. BYU Football Goes Undefeated Against 'Power 5'

    It may not have been the banner year BYU football fans dreamed of but the Cougar football team ended up with a nice bonus after its 42-35 win at Cal on Saturday.....

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  3. Cougars Likely to Face a Hot Team in the Miami Beach Bowl

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  4. Confident Cougars Eager to Learn Miami Beach Bowl Opponent

    Provo • Still euphoric after leading BYU to a 42-35 win over California on Saturday afternoon, and perhaps caught up in the moment a little bit, quarterback Christian Stewart said ...

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  5. MIchael Davis 'Grows Up' in Victory over Cal

    BERKELEY, Calif. — Way back in August, BYU coaches decided to move sophomore wide receiver Michael Davis to cornerback.....

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  6. Stars and Stats from the BYU Win over Cal

    On an afternoon where the Cal offense had it rolling on the ground and through the air, it was the BYU defense that made just enough plays as the Cougars outlasted the Golden Bears 42-35...

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  7. Leslie Was Decoy on Game-Winning Touchdown Pass from Stewart

    BERKELEY, Calif. — BYU wide receiver Jordan Leslie spent Thanksgiving last Thursday at the home of Christian Stewart in Orem, where Stewart passed him turkey, gravy and stuffing...

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  8. Cougars Show Resiliency in Regular Season Finale

    But think about this: The BYU offense against Cal was without its star quarterback (Taysom Hill), its best running back (Jamaal Williams) and its top receiver (Mitch Mathews, who went out with a concussion after making only one catch)...

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  9. Mathews Exits Game with Concussion

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  10. California vs. BYU: Complete Game Preview

    For the second consecutive year, BYU will end its regular season with a late-November road trip. This time, though, the Cougars are riding a three-game winning streak and are hoping for a huge win...

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  11. WR Leslie Made His Mark During One Season in Provo

    During media interviews after practice this fall, BYU senior wide receiver Jordan Leslie's antics have turned into some of the most entertaining moments.....

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  12. Christian Stewart Making the Most of His Opportunity

    Provo • Regardless of what happens Saturday in Pac-12 country at California or in the Miami Beach Bowl on Dec. 22 in Florida, the BYU Cougars have to be given at least some credit for turning their season around after four-straight losses in October...

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  13. BYU's New Commit Gets Top Play on Sportscenter

    On Nov. 16, ESPN football analyst and former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Merril Hoge tweeted out something that should have been of great interest to BYU fans.....

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  14. Mendenhall Wants Freshmen to Be in Program 1 Semester Before LDS Missions

    PROVO — The BYU football program naturally encourages members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who join the team to serve missions...

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  15. Bronco: Redshirting Hurts Older BYU Players' NFL Marketability

    Anyone else notice that during Saturday's 64-0 glorified scrimmage against Savannah State, that a bunch of players who hadn't gotten into a game all year played against the Tigers....

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  16. BYU Sets New Defensive Mark

    With Saturday afternoon's 64-0 victory over Savannah State, the BYU football team set a new record for fewest yards allowed in a game.....

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  17. Grades vs. Savannah State

    Daily Herald BYU football beat writer and sports editor Jared Lloyd evaluates the performance of every position group and the coaches after BYU's game against Savannah State on Saturday evening...

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  18. Cougar Seniors Enjoy Final LES Experience

    When the BYU football team usually comes running out of the tunnel onto the field at LaVell Edwards Stadium, the standard pre-game ritual is to just jog down the sideline and get in place for the game...

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  19. BYU Looking for Strong Finish in Intriguing Regular-Season Finale at Cal

    PROVO — Clinging to a modest three-game winning streak, including last Saturday's 64-0 rout of Savannah State, BYU is looking to cap the regular season with a strong finish against a respectable opponent...

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  20. Mendenhall Wants BYU to Focus on BYU

    PROVO — Heading into his last home game of the season, BYU head football coach Bronco Mendenhall is determined to keep his team focused this week despite playing 0-11 Savannah State...

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  21. Tight End Devin Mahina Saves the Best for Last

    If ever a phrase summed up the career of BYU tight end Devin Mahina, it might be that one. Words such as perseverance, dedication and unwavering commitment also apply.....

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  22. Longtime BYU Football Strength Coach Jay Omer Retiring After Season

    BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall will be replacing at least one of his assistant coaches at the end of the 2014 season.....

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  23. 3 Seniors Grateful for Opportunity to Play 1 Season for BYU

    PROVO — Among the 26 seniors who will be playing their final game at LaVell Edwards Stadium Saturday are three BYU players who had just one season in the program.....

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  24. For BYU, It's Not About Opponent, About the Seniors, Improvement

    PROVO — Taking on a winless FCS opponent in the home finale — on Senior Day — isn't the ideal situation for BYU.....

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  25. Frosh Dye Coming Along Gradually in BYU Offense

    PROVO — While it will be senior day when BYU hosts Savannah State Saturday, the circumstances could allow plenty of young players to get a lot of playing time.....

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