1. BYU Football: 5 Biggest Strengths And Weaknesses Heading into Fall Practice

    Every Superman has his own kryptonite, as does every football team. There is no way that a college football program can be perfect, and each squad has its own strengths and weaknesses...

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  2. BYU Football: 5 Cougars We Are Most Excited to Watch in 2013

    BYU's season opener against Virginia is still about two months away, but we can't wait for it. We want to see Robert Anae's new offense, Bronco Mendenhall's defense and several key players...

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  3. BYU Football: Quarterback Struggles Are Nothing New for 'QB U'

    BYU wrapped up their Media Day last week with a special feature entitled "The Quarterback Factory", which highlighted the success of some of the greatest Cougar quarterbacks...

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  4. BYU Football: Assembling the Cougars' All-Time Greatest Defense

    BYU's defense has been the highlight of the past few years for most Cougar fans, and although it has been one of the nation's premier groups in recent seasons, the BYU D has seen some great players throughout its history...

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  5. Power Ranking the BYU 2013 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

    BYU may not have a schedule worthy of competing in the top end of the SEC, but it has assembled a spectacular one considering it's just its third year of independence...

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  6. BYU Football: Why Kyle Van Noy Will Be a Heisman Contender in 2013

    Kyle Van Noy has been the superstar of the BYU defense for several seasons, and his senior year as a Cougar could be better than any other...

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  7. BYU Football: Ranking the 4 Biggest Offseason Challenges for Robert Anae

    The offensive coordinator position at any college football program is a tough, tough job. Having the same occupation at BYU is even more difficult, where athletes are required to abide ...

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  8. BYU Football: Biggest Upset Dangers for the Cougars in 2013

    Despite months separating the present and the start of the season, we've already looked at the 2013 BYU football schedule numerous times...

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  9. BYU Football: Over/Under 2013 Win Total Predictions for the Cougars

    Months following the win over San Diego State in the Poinsettia Bowl , BYU's football squad has turned their thoughts to the upcoming season...

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  10. BYU Football: Why Utah State Series Won't Ever Take Place of Utah Rivalry

    Oh, the joy of it all. In the midst of all the offseason turmoil in college football, today BYU Director of Athletics Tom Holmoe announced the state of the rivalry between the Cougars ...

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  11. BYU Football: 4 Reasons Cougars Are Bound to Overachieve in 2013

    BYU will face one of the toughest schedules in school history this year, and will enter the season with a redone offensive staff and new faces all over the field...

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  12. BYU Football: Why 2013 Defense Won't Be as Dominant as 2012 Squad

    BYU was once known for its pass-happy offense that found the end zone a lot. I mean, a lot. That's anything but the case nowadays. While the offense has sputtered in recent years, the defense has become one of the best in the country...

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  13. BYU Football: Coach Mendenhall's Biggest Challenges for the Cougars in 2013

    Bronco Mendenhall has plenty of talent in his 2013 roster—a good quarterback, an experienced offense and a solid defense. But in other areas, he sure has his work cut out for him...

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  14. BYU Football: Examining What Makes Kyle Van Noy a Nightmare at LB

    Kyle Van Noy is heading into this season as one of the most-hyped Cougars in recent memory, coming off a transcendent performance in the 2012 Poinsettia Bowl . The All-American linebacker filled stat sheets with 8 tackles, 1...

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  15. BYU Football: Ranking the Best Offensive Weapons for the Cougars

    Robert Anae has revamped a formerly hindered offense and turned it into a high-tempo unit. The offense should show much improvement, but it is not possible to have a successful team without good players...

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  16. BYU Football: What Taysom Hill Must Do to Prove Doubters Wrong

    Taysom Hill has seized BYU football's starting role as quarterback, and Bronco Mendenhall has complete confidence in the sophomore. Unfortunately, some Cougar fans do not feel the same way...

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  17. BYU Football: 5 Recruits the Cougars Must Pursue

    Although the BYU football season hasn't yet started, it is never too early to look at next year's batch of recruits. Bronco Mendenhall and his staff have already received commitments from five players and are recruiting several more...

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  18. BYU Football: Ranking the 4 Deepest Positions on the Cougars' 2013 Roster

    The BYU football team will be laden with stars on both sides of the ball next year, from linebackers to receivers to running backs. There will be plenty of talent all over the field for the Cougars, and it should be a fun group to watch...

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  19. BYU Football: Game-by-Game Predictions for 2013

    BYU's season opener at Virginia is only 123 days away (who's counting?), and there's not a Cougars fan out there who isn't looking forward to this season...

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  20. NFL Draft 2013: Most Likely Landing Spots for Ezekiel Ansah

    Ziggy. Before the 2012 football season, most BYU fans—or the nation, for that matter—had never heard of a 6'5", 271-pound Cougar from Ghana...

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  21. BYU Football: Coach Mendenhall's 5 Biggest Concerns Post-Spring Practice

    Bronco Mendenhall doesn't seem like the type of guy to show his frustration, but at times, you can assume that the resentment is there. With three straight seasons that left fans a little bit upset, I'm sure they're not the only ones slightly frustrated.

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  22. 5 People Cougars Fans Must Follow on Twitter

    Bronco Mendenhall shocked BYU nation on Tuesday by entering the social media world with his own Twitter account, something that most of us thought never would happen...

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  23. BYU Football: Post Spring Practice 2-Deep Depth Chart

    Coach Bronco Mendenhall released a post-spring depth chart for his BYU Cougars last week, and despite many surprises on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball, the position groups look solid...

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  24. BYU Basketball: 4 Things We Learned from Cougars' NIT Run

    Despite a crushing loss to Baylor, a game that seemed very winnable throughout the first and most of the second half, BYU's basketball season ended on a fairly good note...

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  25. BYU vs. Baylor: 5 Keys for Cougars to Win 2013 NIT Semifinal

    After a trio of impressive blowout wins against Washington, Mercer and Southern Miss, BYU will take on Baylor in an NIT semifinal game on Tuesday...

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