1. Grading BYU's Post-Spring Depth Chart

    BYU's opener against UConn is only 136 days away. But who is counting? The Cougars wrapped up their spring camp over a week ago, and although a lot can change, we know a little bit more about this year's squad...

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  2. BYU Football: Spring Practice Position Battle Tracker

    BYU's spring practices are currently in full swing with the first public scrimmage taking place last week. There are several positional battles underway, and plenty will get interesting by fall...

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  3. BYU Football: 3 Players with the Most to Prove at Pro Day

    Pro Day provides the opportunity for both lesser-known prospects and potential first-rounders to shine in front of NFL scouts. With several former Cougars looking to play on Sundays, Friday will be their chance to get attention from pro teams...

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  4. BYU Football: Position-by-Position Spring Practice Preview

    College football is almost back. BYU kicks off their spring practices on Monday, marking the start of a new season. Although the first game at UConn is nearly six months away, spring camp gives us our first glimpse at the 2014 squad...

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  5. BYU Football: Complete NFL Combine Results and Grades for Former Cougars

    With the offseason media being overrun with names including Jadeveon Clowney , Johnny Manziel and Teddy Bridgewater, there hasn't been excessive first-round talk headed in BYU's direction...

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  6. BYU Football: Who Will Replace Kyle Van Noy in 2014 Starting Lineup?

    Kyle Van Noy is ranked as one of the top linebackers in this year's NFL draft and is projected by some to be selected in the first round. A consistent and talented playmaker, he has been BYU's do-it-all defensive weapon for several years...

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  7. 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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  8. 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...

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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...

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  12. 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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  13. 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...

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  14. 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...

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  15. 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...

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  16. 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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  17. 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...

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  18. 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...

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  19. 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...

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  20. 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...

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  21. 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...

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  22. 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...

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  23. 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...

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  24. 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...

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  25. 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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