1. New Mexico Lobos "Pit": A Great Home Arena

    “The Pit”, home of the New Mexico Lobos, is easily a top five arena in college basketball, and it is proven to be the loudest. We’ve won three in a row here, so we’ve had some great success...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 889 reads 2 comments

  2. BYU-Oklahoma: D is the Most Important Letter in Dallas

    OK DSB readers…you have been looking for something interesting to talk about this off-season, and boy do I have one for you. Oklahoma has announced that QB Sam Bradford, TE Jermaine Gresham and Trent Williams will play for OU next season...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 170 reads 0 comments

  3. The Gauntlet

         Get pumped!! Our next 4 games are at New Mexico, SDSU at home, UNLV at home, then at Utah. This is a huge stretch, if we go 3-1 we will be in great shape, 2-2 we will ...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 28 reads 0 comments

  4. Jonathan Tavernari Pulls an Ian Johnson after Beating TCU

    We don’t need to talk about the game; it was a predictable blow out. TCU should have stayed in Texas. Sometimes I wonder why these teams even make the trip—for the frequent flyer miles, I guess...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 224 reads 0 comments

  5. Don’t sleep on the Horned Frogs

    Player pts rebs assists Kevin Langford F 13.2 5.1 0.9 Zvonko Buljan C 12.4 7.0 1.5 Edvinas Ruzgas F 11.8 3.6 0...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 39 reads 0 comments

  6. BYU Basketball Midterm Report Card

    As Quinn said, I’m Mike Rose. I’m originally from Houston, where growing up in the city I was the only white boy playing ball among a band of brothas...but anyways, I live in Las Vegas now with my wife and will have a son in two months...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 98 reads 1 comments

  7. Season in “Short Review”: Offensive Line

    Let’s start this off where the game starts, and that’s with the Big ‘Ol Boys up front. Like every other position on Offense this veteran group came into the season riding a roller-coaster of hype...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 46 reads 0 comments

  8. Season is “short review”: Running Backs

    What can you say negative about these guys? Harvey rushed for 1132 and averaged 4.72 yards/rush. Not to mention the fact that he averaged 7.38 yards/catch out of the backfield. That’s about all you can ask for in a RB...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  9. I Tip My Hat to the Utes…

    BJ and company reduced Nick Saban to a babbling dunce in the post-game interviews. I’m sorry…sniffle sniffle…you just have to understand that we lost two ...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 174 reads 0 comments

  10. Two Ute fans step into a bar in New Orleans…

    I’ll let everyone else finish that joke -there are too many variations from which to choose. Looking at the Utes game objectively leads me to believe that Utah could possibly have an outside chance against the Tide...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  11. A different kind of New Year celebration!

    Just so you all don’t think I am wrapping this blog thing up for the year, I am happy to report that the blog has eclipsed the 500,000 page load mile stone. I don’t know how great that is, but it seems like a crap load of page views...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 29 reads 0 comments

  12. Doug Jolley Dishes on His Super Bowl Experience

    This is an account written by Doug Jolley, a former TE. Doug actually came to BYU as a QB, I believe out of St. George, but ended up being an All-MWC TE and was drafted in the second round by the Raiders...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 407 reads 0 comments

  13. Looking at BYU's Coaches: Lance Reynolds Sr.

    If you want the facts about the coach, they are always in the Media Guide. Here are the details that are always left out. I knew Lance Reynolds from day one of the college football experience...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 187 reads 0 comments

  14. Looking at BYU's Coaches: Paul Tidwell

    Coach Paul Tidwell became the inside linebackers coach my sophomore year, so I was able to be under his tutelage for three years. I would say that is enough time to get to know a man...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 173 reads 0 comments

  15. BYU Bowl Review and Offseason Teaser

    Wow—that’s all I have to say. I would break that game down, but the problems were obvious, and the Wildcats took advantage early and often...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 6 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  16. Wildcat Scouting Report

    It will be up tonight. I want to read what people are worried about and what people are thinking will happen. I don’t want to hear the speculative “Cougar rule, and they can’t lose this game, Whoooo!”...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about almost 7 years ago 33 reads 0 comments

  17. Where Are They Now? Zac Collie

    First and foremost I would like to thank Quinn for giving me the opportunity to write my first and last blog entry. Seriously though…great job Quinn. This is the only Cougar Football website I will ever take seriously...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 882 reads 0 comments

  18. A few Top-10’s for your Wednesday morning enjoyment.

    Things to be excited about if you’re a Cougar: 1. Las Vegas doesn’t have ten inches of snow on the ground. 2. The JW Marriot hotel is spectacular. 3. You get a free Wii and some extra per diem cash to spend on holiday gift...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 20 reads 0 comments

  19. Nate Meikle Reports on His Career As a Punt Returner

    Most everyone remember Nate Meikle getting smashed in Tucson, as he stood, helplessly gazing toward the desert sky, awaiting a punt. Here are a few of his experiences as a punt returner...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 195 reads 0 comments

  20. BYU-Arizona Football: What Is This Year's Bowl Game X Factor?

    When we lost to Arizona in 2006 at their place, I was not impressed with their team. I did not play due to a newly torn hamstring, but I watched all the film and was so frustrated we let that one get away...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  21. Why the BYU Cougars Practice the Way They Do

    I was a freshman in 2004 when we went to play Stanford at their place. The Thursday before the game, the defense was in the indoor facility and we were running play after play after play...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 85 reads 0 comments

  22. Coach Lamb Quote No.13

    When Coach Lamb was the safety coach back in the day, he had a few quotes that we all loved. This particular quote is brought to you due to a few players inability to catch the ball with their hands...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 67 reads 3 comments

  23. At BYU, Is Football Really Priority No. 5?

    A lot has been made this year about Coach M stating that football is No. 5 on the list of priorities for players at BYU. A lot of you at times are worried that there is not enough emphasis put on games, because there are so many other things going on...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 547 reads 2 comments

  24. BCS declared Germany the winner of WWII, U.S.A No. 4

    My brother in-law found this floating around on cyber space and was kind enough to send it my way. I guess the B(S)CS people have been hard at work ranking world events, to insure that history is concrete...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 247 reads 2 comments

  25. What’s Been Happening During This “Break” at Arizona?

    With the short break between the season’s conclusion and the bowl game the team hasn’t had time to sit around and twiddle their thumbs...

    Brett Richins Written by Brett Richins about 6 years ago 83 reads 2 comments