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BYU Football Depth Chart —
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Offense

Position Player Class Ht/Wt School Comment

Left Tackle Ryker Mathews So. 6-6/309 American Fork H.S. (Utah) Only full-time returning starter on OL

Left Tackle Brad Wilcox Fr. 6-7/300 North H.S. (Okla.) Scout team player in 2012

Left Guard Solomone Kafu Jr. 6-2/315 Rio Linda H.S. (Calif.) Started in eight games last year

Left Guard Tui Crichton So. 6-3/343 Timpview H.S. (Utah) Has played on both sides of ball

Center Terrance Alletto So. 6-3/292 Ponderosa H.S. (Colo.) Played in four games in 2012

Center Brayden Kearsley Fr. 6-4/295 Aloha H.S. (Ore.) Highly recruited prospect already having impact

Right Guard Brock Stringham Jr. 6-6/292 Highlands Ranch (Colo.) Played in eight games last year

Right Guard Kyle Johnson Fr. 6-4/295 Jordan H.S. (Utah) Walk-on was on scout team last year

Right Tackle Michael Yeck Jr. 6-8/292 Keller H.S. (Texas) Saw action in every game in 2012

Right Tackle De'Ondre Wesley Jr. 6-7/330 Diablo Valley CC (Calif.) Juco transfer had several offers, chose BYU

Quarterback Taysom Hill So. 6-2/221 Highland H.S. (Idaho) Rushed 55 times for 336 yards in 2012

Quarterback Ammon Olsen So. 6-3/210 Alta H.S. (Utah) SUU transfer had a strong fall camp

Running Back Jamaal Williams So. 6-0/200 Summit H.S. (Calif.) Goals are 1,000 yards, 12 touchdowns

Running Back Mike Alisa Sr. 6-1/220 Timpview H.S. (Utah) One-time starter still slowed by broken arm

Wide Receiver Cody Hoffman Sr. 6-4/210 Del Norte H.S. (Calif.) Could become most prolific receiver in school history

Wide Receiver Mitch Mathews So. 6-6/206 Southridge H.S. (Ore.) Biggest surprise of fall camp, huge upside

Wide Receiver Skyler Ridley Sr. 6-0/182 Murrieta Valley (Calif.) Former walk-on runs great routes, has good hands

Wide Receiver Ross Apo Jr. 6-3/207 Oakridge H.S. (Texas) Added 15 pounds in offseason, got stronger

Inside Receiver JD Falslev Sr. 5-8/175 Sky View H.S. (Utah) Former walk-on who has carved out nice role

Inside Receiver Marcus Mathews Jr. 6-4/200 Southridge H.S. (Ore.) Converted tight end still looking for a permanent home

Tight End Kaneakua Friel Sr. 6-5/261 Kamehameha H.S. (Hawaii) Will be used as an H-back as well in Anae's offense

Tight End Devin Mahina Jr. 6-6/247 Upland H.S. (Calif.) Shined in final scrimmage, had solid fall camp

Defense

Position Player Class Ht/Wt High School/Juco Comment

Left End Bronson Kaufusi So. 6-7/282 Timpview H.S. (Utah) Has the size and skills to replace Ziggy Ansah

Left End Logan Taele So. 6-2/252 Dixie H.S. (Utah) Former TE Austin Holt has a shot at this spot, too

Nose Tackle Marques Johnson Jr. 6-2/308 El Camino CC (Calif.) Started fall camp on fire, tapered off a bit

Nose Tackle JonRh. Peoples Fr. 6-4/339 Rigby H.S. (Idaho) Too big and strong not to be a contributor

Right End E. Manumaleuna Sr. 6-2/305 Timpview H.S. (Utah) Could also play NT if newcomers there don't perform

Right End Remington Peck So. 6-4/252 Bingham H.S. (Utah) Might not start, but will certainly play a lot

Outside Linebacker Kyle Van Noy Sr. 6-3/245 McQueen H.S. (Nev.) All-American can single-handedly win games, it seems

Outside Linebacker J. Leuta-Douyere So. 6-0/231 Servite H.S. (Calif.) Jherremya played in 10 games last year, and special teams

Buck Linebacker Spencer Hadley Sr. 6-1/227 Connell H.S. (Wash.) Played OLB last year, but he's familiar with this spot, too

Buck Linebacker Tyler Beck Sr. 6-1/220 Murrieta H.S. (Calif.) Could be starter at buck if Hadley moves back outside

Mike Linebacker Uani Unga Sr. 6-1/233 Oregon State Defense's emotional leader, according to his teammates

Mike Linebacker Austen Jorgensen Sr. 6-2/239 North Sanpete H.S. (Utah) Solid backup has been in program a long, long time

Outside Linebacker Alani Fua Jr. 6-5/215 Oak Christian H.S. (Calif.) So good in camp that coaches found a spot for him

Outside Linebacker Manoa Pikula Fr. 6-1/235 Bingham H.S. (Utah) Could also play buck LB if needed there

Field Corner Robertson Daniel Jr. 6-1/198 DeAnza CC (Calif.) Moved over to FC when Jordan Johnson went down

Field Corner Eric Thornton So. 5-10/180 Meridian H.S. (Wash.) Moved from WR to FC last week, battling Michael Davis for spot

Boundary Corner Skye PoVey Sr. 5-11/200 Snow College (Utah) Overcame plantar fascia injury three times, could start

Boundary Corner Dallin Leavitt Fr. 5-11/198 Central Catholic (Ore.) Still in the running to start here, along with Mike Hague

Kat Safety Daniel Sorensen Sr. 6-2/208 Colton H.S. (Calif.) Three-year starter knows Mendenhall's defense better than anyone

Kat Safety Michael Wadsworth So. 6-1/205 University of Hawaii Ready to deliver after sitting out last year due to transfer rules

Strong Safety Craig Bills Jr. 6-1/205 Timpview H.S. (Utah) Hard hitter has battled minor injuries throughout fall camp

Strong Safety Blake Morgan Sr. 5-11/195 Greeley West H.S. (Colo.) Member of the scout team in 2012 after playing a bit in 2011

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