1. BYU Football: Grading the Cougars' New Black Uniforms

    After months of eagerly anticipating the release of a new, black uniform for BYU, it was finally announced on Monday that these slick jerseys will be worn against Oregon State next week...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 13,254 reads 5 comments

  2. Utah State vs. BYU: Complete Game Preview

    Rewind a year ago, and we were watching as Jake Heaps made mistake after mistake against a decent Utah State football team. After a few quarters of play, Riley Nelson was inserted to the game to make a difference...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 2,721 reads 12 comments

  3. BYU Football: 4 Keys to Friday's Game vs. Hawaii

    This may sound like the biggest lie you've ever heard, but BYU has a huge, huge matchup against Hawaii coming up on Friday...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 1,500 reads 2 comments

  4. BYU Football: Could ULM's Two-QB System Work for the Cougars?

    Louisiana-Monroe has two very talented quarterbacks in Kolton Browning and Cody Wells, and so last Friday against Baylor, the coaches decided to play both of them at the same time to see what would happen...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 2,109 reads 8 comments

  5. Hawaii vs. BYU: Complete Game Preview

    After two very tough road games, BYU will have the pleasure of returning home to a 1-2 Mountain West team. Although Hawaii may prove to be a test for the Cougars, it shouldn't be as close as the Boise State and Utah games...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 1,902 reads 1 comments

  6. BYU Football: Essential Changes for a Successful Future

    The past week has been, perhaps, one of the most disappointing in the history of Cougar football. No, it is not that they lost on the road to two very good teams, but how they lost each game that makes it so frustrating...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 4,057 reads 13 comments

  7. BYU vs. #24 Boise State: Complete Game Preview

    After a heartbreaking, three-point loss to in-state rival Utah, BYU will have a chance to redeem themselves on the road on Thursday. This time, though, it will be in Boise as they take on Boise State...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about almost 2 years ago 775 reads 9 comments

  8. BYU Football: Winners and Losers from the Utah Game

    What it could have been. If it were only for a few different plays—a few snaps caught and a field goal made—I could be typing today with a smile on my face and a great outlook on the rest of the season...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 1,999 reads 3 comments

  9. Utah vs. No. 25 BYU: Complete Game Preview

    Yes, it's that time again. The "Holy War," is it has been called, between BYU and Utah is right around the corner. But no, it isn't November. In fact, this could be the last time that the two teams meet on an annual basis...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 2,489 reads 25 comments

  10. College Football: Ranking This Year's Top 5 Non-BCS Teams

    I have always been a defender of non-BCS teams. There is nothing I love more than when an overlooked school from a small conference bursts into the national spotlight...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 511 reads 9 comments

  11. BYU Football: Winners and Losers from the Week 2 Game Against Weber State

    For the second week in a row, BYU had no problem shutting out their opponents at home. Most recently, a lopsided win came against FCS squad Weber State...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 2,695 reads 3 comments

  12. Weber State vs. Brigham Young: Complete Game Preview

    A week after a lopsided win over Washington State, BYU will stay in Provo to host Weber State Saturday. Luckily, this game should be much easier than the Wazzu one...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 1,743 reads 6 comments

  13. BYU Football: 5 Lessons Learned from the WSU Game

    BYU easily handed Mike Leach and Washington State a lopsided loss last Thursday, and despite stellar performances on both sides of the ball, there are several lessons to be learned...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 8,498 reads 5 comments

  14. BYU Football: Will the Cougs Don Black Uniforms This Thursday?

    BYU may have a little trick up their sleeve. Ever since spring, photos have been leaking of a new, alternate black uniform that the Cougars may wear this season...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 7,585 reads 24 comments

  15. BYU Football: 2012 Season Preview for the Cougars

    BYU has a very talented squad this season, and with the season debut two days away, I have compiled a complete preview for this year...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 2,370 reads 20 comments

  16. BYU Football: Taking a Deeper Look at This Year's Loaded Defense

    "I think this is the most talented (the defense) will ever be since Coach Mendenhall has been here . I mean, talent level, athletic ability, it is just crazy. We got depth, too, and man, it's just scary...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 5,657 reads 6 comments

  17. Highlighting BYU Football's Key Position Battles in Camp

    Bronco Mendenhall and his staff are completely free of a starting quarterback battle this offseason. But, even though Riley Nelson is the set starter, there are several other key positions that have "battles" going on...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 4,510 reads 4 comments

  18. BYU Football: The All-Time Dream Team

    BYU has produced some of the biggest names in the world of football, like Steve Young and Chad Lewis. I often ask myself, if all of the great former Cougars got together to create ...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 4,175 reads 10 comments

  19. BYU Football: 5 Things to See and Do on Game Day as a Fan

    As BYU's first football game comes nearer and nearer, taking the day of the game off and going sightseeing around campus is a great thing to do. Provo and BYU's campus are full of things to do and see, and many of them are all part of the fan experience..

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 4,088 reads 0 comments

  20. BYU Football: Identifying Strengths of Top 5 2013 Cougar Commits so Far

    BYU currently has the sixth-most amount of commits from the 2013 class, falling short of Texas A&M, Georgia, Arizona, LSU and Michigan. Out of the 20 commits the Cougars have thus far, there are five that stand out of the crowd more than any others...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 6,127 reads 0 comments

  21. BYU Football: 4 Big Keys to Beating WSU in the Opener

    As BYU prepares to face the new-look Washington State football team, many fans don't know what to expect. Much less, they don't know what Brigham Young should prepare for. Well, here are four things that the Cougars (of BYU) need to have to win...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 2,205 reads 5 comments

  22. 2014 Winter Olympics: Power Ranking the New Winter Events

    You probably saw this article and thought, "What the heck? I thought the Summer Olympics are coming up." If so, you are correct...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 639 reads 0 comments

  23. BYU Football: 5 Big Keys for Cougs to Meet High Expectations for 2012

    As the season draws nearer and nearer, expectations for BYU's football team grow higher and higher. With a tough road schedule up ahead and the loss of several key players, the Cougars may have a tough time reaching 10 wins...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 10,371 reads 8 comments

  24. London 2012: Team USA Will Prove That They Are Most Dominant Olympic Squad Ever

    This year's US Olympic men's basketball team is filled with talent and skill. Some say that they could be the greatest team ever...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 526 reads 0 comments

  25. Usain Bolt: Why Track Star Is Still Top Runner in Olympics

    Although Usain Bolt is no longer the favorite in the sprint competitions in this year's Olympics , he still has a legitimate shot of winning. In fact, he is still the best runner in the Games...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 2 years ago 2,648 reads 0 comments