Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
Brigham Young Cougars head coach Bronco Mendenhall laughs the ref during the BYU Blue and White game in Provo Saturday, March 29, 2014.

FREEDOM FORUM

Who knew Bronco Mendenhall was such an offense-minded coach?

The former defensive coordinator went on the attack last week in an interview with the Austin American-Statesman. He said BYU “would love to be in the Big 12” and that “I think that would make a lot of sense. In fact, if that was your headline, that would be great.”

Here’s another headline that might work: “BYU Proves Independence Not as Awesome as Founding Fathers Believed.”

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