1. BYU Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Notre Dame

    BYU will travel to South Bend, Indiana as an underdog to fifth-ranked Notre Dame on Saturday. The game could turn out to be a possible win for the Cougars, but with the way that the quarterbacks and the defense have played lately, it is unlikely...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about over 2 years ago 1,736 reads 7 comments

  2. BYU vs. No. 5 Notre Dame: Complete Game Preview

    A week after a disheartening loss at home to 10th-ranked Oregon State, the BYU Cougars will have an even tougher test this Saturday in South Bend, Indiana...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about over 2 years ago 2,071 reads 24 comments

  3. No. 10 Oregon State vs. BYU: Complete Game Preview

    BYU (4-2) is riding a two-game win streak by a total score of 53-3, and will need to sustain that momentum as they welcome the Oregon State Beavers (4-0) to town on Saturday...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about over 2 years ago 2,323 reads 2 comments

  4. BYU Football: Can Quarterback U Now Be Called Linebacker U?

    BYU is known for producing some of the greatest quarterbacks in football, including Steve Young , Jim McMahon, Ty Detmer, and Gifford Nielsen...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about over 2 years ago 2,041 reads 30 comments

  5. 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 over 2 years ago 13,660 reads 5 comments

  6. 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 over 2 years ago 2,972 reads 12 comments

  7. 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 over 2 years ago 1,554 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 over 2 years ago 2,177 reads 8 comments

  9. 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 over 2 years ago 1,979 reads 1 comments

  10. 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 over 2 years ago 4,088 reads 13 comments

  11. 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 over 2 years ago 814 reads 9 comments

  12. 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 over 2 years ago 2,043 reads 3 comments

  13. 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 over 2 years ago 2,540 reads 25 comments

  14. 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 over 2 years ago 689 reads 9 comments

  15. 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 over 2 years ago 2,749 reads 3 comments

  16. 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 over 2 years ago 1,797 reads 6 comments

  17. 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...

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  18. 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 over 2 years ago 7,784 reads 24 comments

  19. 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 over 2 years ago 2,393 reads 20 comments

  20. 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 over 2 years ago 5,706 reads 6 comments

  21. 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 over 2 years ago 4,539 reads 4 comments

  22. 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 over 2 years ago 4,471 reads 10 comments

  23. 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..

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  24. 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 over 2 years ago 6,176 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 over 2 years ago 2,261 reads 5 comments