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    BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall takes full responsibility for blowout loss to BSU
    I didn’t cover BYU football when Gary Crowton was the coach, but I watched it from afar and knew that there were a lot of rock-bottom moments in his t …
    Updated Oct 26 2014 12:24 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU basketball should be better defensively in 2014-15
    BYU basketball coach Dave Rose said at media day a few weeks ago that the key to a successful season will be defense, and whether the Cougars can cons …
    Updated Oct 26 2014 12:21 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU WRs coach wants wins, not big numbers
    Nevada’s defense was probably the worst one BYU has faced this season, but the Cougars’ passing attack really got rolling last Saturday in the 42-35 l …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 12:08 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Feature on new BYU offensive coordinator Robert Anae (above) and teaching his version of the spread offense to the Cougars. 
Photo by Leah Hogsten 8/30/05 Provo Anae stressing ball security for turnover-prone BYU
    Having rolled up 601 yards and 38 first downs against Nevada, but getting just 35 points out of the deal, it is no surprise what BYU’s offense is work...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 07:12 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU football to be featured on ESPNU's All-Access today
    The timing probably could have been better for a behind-the-scenes look at the BYU football program — for BYU fans disgusted with the team’s three-gam...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 12:23 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Video: BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall's Monday press briefing, Part I
    Here's the first half of BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall's Monday press briefing held on Oct. 20, 2014. Mendenhall addressed the defense's strug...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:36 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Video: BYU's Mendenhall reacts to question about fan grumbling
    Here's the second half of BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall's Monday press briefing on Oct. 20, 2014. Mendenhall addresses LB Sione Takitaki's status at th...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:36 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU's injury situation still dim
      The Cougars were hoping their injury situation would get better against Nevada last weekend; Instead, it got worse.  Running back Algie Brown went d...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:36 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Costly turnovers doom BYU in third-straight loss (with video)
      The numbers on the stat sheet suggest that BYU outlasted Nevada in a shootout on Saturday night — until you get to the turnover column.  The Cougars...

    Updated Oct 20 2014 09:48 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Nevada's dual-threat QB will test BYU's freshman linebackers
      There haven’t been many positive happenings for the BYU football team the past few weeks, at least not on the scoreboard. The Cougars (4-2) have los...

    Updated Oct 17 2014 09:54 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Video: BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall's press briefing before Nevada game
    Here's the first seven minutes or so of BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall's Monday morning press briefing. Mendenhall wraps up the 31-24 overtime ...

    Updated Oct 16 2014 03:03 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Monday's press briefing: Rash of injuries testing BYU's depth
    Just bad luck.  That’s how BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall described the team’s injury situation when he met with reporters this morning for his ...

    Updated Oct 16 2014 03:03 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Video: Mendenhall's comments after BYU's 31-24 overtime loss to UCF
    Here's video of BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall's post game news conference after the Cougars lost 31-24 in overtime to Central Florida on Thursd...

    Updated Oct 16 2014 01:45 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
BYU QB Taysom Hill runs and eludes Utah State Aggies safety Brian Suite (21) during first half play. He later would run a similar play and be injured on a tackle by Suite. Utah State led BYU 28-14 at the half in Provo, Friday, October 1, 2014. Take comfort, BYU’s had worse losses than the USU upset
    Shortly after the Cougars lost 35-20 to Utah State, I mentioned on this blog that “there have probably been more devastating losses in BYU football hi...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 02:18 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU football: Bronco says QB Hill’s injury worse than expected
    Here is the first half of BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall’s Monday morning press briefing as the Cougars turned their attention to Thursday’s gam...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 01:45 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Video: Bronco scoffs at notion BYU's rivals want instate wins more than Cougars do
    Do BYU's instate rivals, Utah and Utah State, want to beat the Cougars more than the Cougars want to beat them? After BYU's 35-20 loss to Utah State ...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 01:45 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Haws, Collinsworth, Fischer named BYU basketball captains
       BYU’s basketball team held its first practice of the season tonight at the Marriott Center, and after the workout that included 18 players, coach D...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 01:45 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah State Aggies safety Devin Centers, left, and team mate LB Anthony Williams celebrate the sion over BYU. Utah State defeated BYU 35-20 in Provo, Friday, October 1, 2014. Loss to USU nothing short of devastating for BYU
    There have probably been more devastating losses in BYU football history than the one that occurred Friday night in Provo, but nothing comes immediate...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 10:30 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU will need its offensive line depth tonight vs. Houston
    BYU started the same five offensive linemen against Texas as it did against UConn in the opener, but that almost certainly won’t be the case tonight a...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:24 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU's soccer and women's volleyball teams start season ranked nationally
    BYU’s women’s volleyball and women’s soccer teams will both be nationally ranked when they begin competition later this month.  Monday, the American V...

    Updated Aug 11 2014 02:18 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU basketball: Cougars to meet old foe SDSU at Maui Invitational
    BYU’s basketball team will travel a long way to face a familiar foe in late November.  The EA Sports Maui Invitational Bracket was announced on Wednes...

    Updated Aug 06 2014 09:41 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU practice report: Bronco eases up a bit after Monday's marathon
    BYU’s practice this morning at the outdoor practice facility behind the student athlete building (SAB), the fourth practice of preseason camp, was ope...

    Updated Aug 05 2014 06:24 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    More preseason honors for BYU's Hill, Williams
    The two players expected to carry the offensive load for BYU this fall — quarterback Taysom Hill and running back Jamaal Williams — have been named to...

    Updated Jul 17 2014 10:02 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    More preseason honors for BYU's Hill, Williams
    The two players expected to carry the offensive load for BYU this fall — quarterback Taysom Hill and running back Jamaal Williams — have been named to...

    Updated Jul 17 2014 10:02 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU QB Taysom Hill makes Allstate Good Works Team
    Although they will have difficulty replacing Cody Hoffman, the Cougars should have a deep receiving corps this season with the additions of Devon Blac...

    Updated Jul 15 2014 10:31 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Camp spotlight on BYU's offensive line
    Had a good chat the other day with BYU offensive line coach Garett Tujague about the progress the offensive line has made since spring camp ended.  Tu...

    Updated Aug 14 2014 10:28 am   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall issues Ice Bucket Challenge (video)
    Here's video of BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall's "Ice Bucket Challenge" that he issued to members of the Utah media on Thursday, including yours...

    Updated Aug 14 2014 03:19 pm   |   0 comments   |   Share
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    Medical condition forces BYU hoops signee Emery's early mission release
      Nick Emery, the former Lone Peak High basketball star who signed with BYU in 2013 prior to an LDS Church mission to Germany, is returning home due t...

    Updated Aug 07 2014 10:11 am   |   0 comments   |   Share