1. BYU National Signing Day 2014: Position-by-Position Analysis

    Bronco Mendenhall is a happy man today. After surely gaining a few grey hairs on Wednesday, the recruiting battle has cooled down. From top to bottom, this year's class is one of the deeper ones in recent memory...

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  2. BYU Football: Should Bronco Mendenhall Be on the Hot Seat?

    “Our goal is to win a national championship." These words have been spoken by Bronco Mendenhall countless times, ever since BYU dived into FBS independence...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 10 months ago 7,544 reads 78 comments

  3. Fight Hunger Bowl 2013: BYU vs. Washington TV Info, Predictions and More

    With the whirlwind surrounding Washington football, a bowl game may not be on the front of most Huskies' minds...

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  4. BYU Football: Why Uani 'Unga Is Cougars' MVP for 2013

    "Out with the old, and in with the new." It's a phrase common to college football, applicable in countless scenarios. But from injuries to ineligibility, there may not be a more difficult part of a season than watching a senior play his final game...

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  5. BYU Football November Recruiting Update

    Aside from coaching, there isn't a bigger factor in college football success than recruiting—almost everything stems from how successful coaching staffs are in drawing high school players...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 11 months ago 8,176 reads 11 comments

  6. BYU Football: Why Tight End Success Is Key in Continued Offensive Dominance

    Kaneakua Friel , Devin Mahina and the BYU Cougars must have been pleased after walking off the field last Friday...

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  7. BYU Football: Best and Worst Case Scenarios for Cougars' Final 4 Games

    BYU has stormed through its first eight games, posting a respectable 6-2 record along the way. Despite being haunted by a pair of disappointing losses, the Cougars have looked dominant in their current five-game win streak...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 12 months ago 5,516 reads 13 comments

  8. BYU Cougars vs. Boise State Broncos Complete Game Preview

    A year ago, BYU and Boise State put together one of the greatest defensive games in recent memory, in which neither team scored an offensive touchdown until the fourth quarter. This year's showdown will likely be another story...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 12 months ago 8,409 reads 4 comments

  9. BYU Football: Midseason Awards for Players and Coaches

    Football season is halfway over. It's depressing, but true. We have only five, maybe six, more chances to watch Cody Hoffman, Kyle Van Noy and Daniel Sorensen (to name a few), and only two BYU home games remain...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 772 reads 0 comments

  10. BYU Cougars vs. Houston Cougars Complete Game Preview

    After shredding Georgia Tech in Provo last weekend, BYU is preparing for another big game this week against the undefeated Houston Cougars...

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  11. BYU Football: 5 Startling Statistics from Cougars' 2013 Campaign

    The 2013 BYU football season has brought its fair share of surprises, and some have been more shocking than others. From rushing-game dominance to the emergence of several players, this year has been hard to predict...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 6,284 reads 3 comments

  12. BYU Cougars vs. Utah State Aggies Complete Game Preview

    BYU and Utah State both put together nationally televised blowout wins last Friday, and will have another chance this week. However, this Friday will be different. The in-state rivals wil l be going head-to-head, and will put on a great matchup...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 3,493 reads 7 comments

  13. BYU Football: 5 Most Important Takeaways from September

    A month of college football is already over. With BYU finishing its fourth game against Middle Tennessee, it is officially finished with the first month of college football...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 1,540 reads 1 comments

  14. BYU Cougars vs. Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Complete Game Preview

    With Brigham Young recovering from a tough loss to Utah last weekend, the Cougars have little time to prepare for their college football clash with Middle Tennessee on Friday night...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 3,050 reads 1 comments

  15. BYU Football: 5 Lessons Learned from Week 4 Loss to Utah

    Another BYU loss to Utah is a hard pill to swallow. No Cougar—fan, booster, player or coach—likes losing to the Utes. Especially since it is the fourth in a row, watching the time slip away in a 20-13 outcome stung more than most...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 2,305 reads 12 comments

  16. BYU Cougars vs. Utah Utes: Complete Game Preview

    The wait is almost over. BYU fans suffered through an everlasting bye week, and the "Holy War" game between the Cougars and Utes is days away. This year's contest will be no different than any other year, and it will surely get heated...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 4,102 reads 2 comments

  17. BYU Football: Comparing Taysom Hill's Week 2 Performance to Other Cougar Greats

    En route to a 40-21 victory over No. 15-ranked Texas, Taysom Hill made the Longhorn rushing defense look like Hawaii. Scratch that, Hill ran for only 141 yards against the Warriors last year...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 2,548 reads 1 comments

  18. BYU Football: 5 Biggest Early Season Storylines for Cougars

    After two weeks of football and game-delaying thunder storms, BYU is sitting with a 1-1 record. Despite losing to an average Virginia team on the road, the Cougs came back to upset 15th-ranked Texas at home...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 2,130 reads 5 comments

  19. BYU Cougars vs. Texas Longhorns Complete Game Preview

    BYU will have a huge challenge on Saturday, when the 15th-ranked Texas Longhorns roll into Provo. Led by standout quarterback David Ash and a no-huddle offense, the Cougars defense is facing a large task...

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  20. BYU Football: 5 Lessons Learned from Week 1's Loss to Virginia

    BYU entered the 2013 season on the wrong foot, suffering a bizarre road loss to Virginia. Despite gaining more offensive yards and leading for much of the game, the Cougars earned a frustrating loss to start the year...

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  21. BYU Cougars vs. Virginia Cavaliers Complete Game Preview

    BYU will kick off the 2013 season on Saturday afternoon against UVA, and a trip across the country to Charlottesville could be tougher than it appears. The Cavaliers will field a solid team, and playing on the road will add to the difficulty...

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  22. Predicting the BYU Cougars' Stats vs. the Virginia Cavaliers

    BYU football is only days away from its season-opener at Virginia , and Cougar nation is itching to view this year's team...

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  23. BYU Football: Meet the Cougars' 6 New Starters for 2013

    BYU lost some big pieces of their team last year after Preston Hadley, Ezekiel Ansah and Brandon Ogletree, among others, played their final year of eligibility away...

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  24. BYU Football: Blueprint for Cody Hoffman to Break Every Cougar Receiving Record

    BYU has compiled a storied history of quarterbacks, and there is no mistaking the talented players that have thrown touchdown after touchdown as Cougars...

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  25. BYU Football 2013 Team Program

    The clock is winding down until BYU's opener at Virginia, and Cougar fans can hardly wait. Plenty of big-named teams will play in Provo this year, and head coach Bronco Mendenhall will field a solid team to compete with them...

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