BYU report card: Cougar defense is as strong as usual, but offense falters against Virginia

Published: Saturday, Aug. 31 2013 7:55 p.m. MDT

Brigham Young running back Jamaal Williams (21) fumbles then recovers the ball next to Virginia safety Anthony Harris (8) and Virginia linebacker Daquan Romero (13) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Charlottesville, Va. Virginia defeated Brigham Young 19-16. (AP Photo/The Daily Progress, Andrew Shurtleff)

Andrew Shurtleff, AP

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A typically solid BYU defensive performance went for naught against Virginia due to some critical special teams miscues and downright bad offensive production. As a result, BYU lost to the Cavaliers, 19-16.

Find out what went wrong and what went right for the Cougars in their 2013 season opener against Virginia.

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