BYU Cougars

Can BYU put together a special season in 2014?

It’s been five years since BYU won at least 11 games and finished in the final top-25 rankings.

BYU foootball: Cougar coaches use Twitter to motivate and recruit more effectively

Twitter has exploded in recent years and BYU coaches are doing their best to utilize its growth to their advantage. Read more »

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Understanding the power: Many college football coaches have a good handle on Twitter

College football coaches around the country stress the importance of educating players about the power of Twitter. Read more »

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Fall camp position previews: BYU, Utah and Utah State's defensive backs

With fall camp just around the corner, the Deseret News is breaking down the position battles for the state's three FBS college football programs. Read more »

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Florida State (and the SEC) top preseason Amway coaches' poll

Florida State received 1,543 overall points and earned 56 of a possible 62 first-place votes in the poll, which was released Thursday. Read more »

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College football: BYU receives votes in preseason Amway Coaches Poll

The Cougars are the only local team to receive votes in the preseason poll with 18. Read more »

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BYU football fall practice position preview: Defensive backs

The cornerback position looks extraordinarily deep as the team kicks of its fall practice session Friday. Read more »

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Chiefs safety Berry leaves practice with injury

Eric Berry left Chiefs practice on Thursday after hurting his lower right leg, the second injury that the Pro Bowl safety has sustained so far in training camp. Read more »

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NFL locals photo gallery: Kyle Van Noy and Ezekiel Ansah chatting it up at camp

For the 67 football players with Utah connections currently on NFL rosters, training camp provides an opportunity to make an impression — and plenty of photogenic moments. Read more »

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Teeples: The Big 12 simply can't afford to add BYU

Fans and media want the Big 12 to add BYU. But it can't without giving up significant revenue for each school. Understanding why the conference is in this situation involves knowing how the Big 12... Read more »

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BYU football: Cougars announce future games with Northern Illinois, Idaho State

The Cougars will play Northern Illinois at home in 2018 and on the road in 2020. Idaho State has been added to BYU's 2015 schedule. Read more »

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BYU football fall practice position preview: linebackers

BYU lost some big-time playmakers at linebacker, but should have some exciting options to replace them as fall practices set to begin. Read more »

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AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco: 'We're proud that our teams are playing BYU'

American Athletic Conference Commissioner Mike Aresco called the Cougars a "power team" during the league's football media day on Tuesday. Read more »

July 29, 2014

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An early look at the preseason Heisman hopefuls

A look at the most likely candidates for the 2014 Heisman Trophy and how they performed a season ago to earn consideration. Read more »

July 29, 2014

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BYU golf: three Cougar golfers garner academic All-America accolades

Stephen Archibald, Jordan Hammer and Jordan Rodgers are among the 208 Division I men’s golf players named All-America Scholars by Cleveland Golf/Srixon, announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Read more »

July 29, 2014

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BYU football fall practice position preview: The defensive line

BYU looks deep, but relatively inexperienced along the defensive front as it enters the fall practice session. Read more »

July 29, 2014

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Mendenhall comfortable with BYU's quarterback situation

Despite the fact last year’s backup quarterback, Ammon Olsen, transferred to Southern Utah, BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall is comfortable with his QB situation heading into the 2014 season. Read more »

July 28, 2014

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Rock On: Kyle Whittingham's happy face

Meanwhile, the high five ... and other unsanitary celebrations. Read more »

July 28, 2014

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Back for an encore: Taysom Hill working to be more of a 'complete quarterback' for BYU

As well as BYU quarterback Taysom Hill played at times last season — rushing for more than 1,344 yards and throwing for nearly 3,000 more — his teammates say they expect to see even... Read more »

July 28, 2014

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BYU football fall practice position preview: the receivers

Receiver is a position group that perhaps holds more intrigue than any other, with a good mix of returning experience and influx of incoming talent. Read more »

July 28, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Taylor Cole leads all minor leaguers in strikeouts; Jake Hannemann promoted

Former BYU pitcher Taylor Cole struck out 21 batters in 12 innings over the span of two starts this week, while fellow former Cougar Jake Hannemann shined after his promotion to advanced Single-A... Read more »

July 27, 2014

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BYU cornerback Jordan Johnson has recovered from a torn ACL, looks forward to senior season

BYU cornerback Jordan Johnson has traveled an arduous and lonely path the past year after suffering a torn ACL, but he's excited to get back on the field. Read more »

July 27, 2014

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BYU football fall practice position preview: the offensive backs

BYU looks very deep, experienced and talented at all three offensive backfield positions entering the fall practice session with relatively little to sort out personnel wise. Read more »

July 27, 2014

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Brad Rock: BYU, Utah — married for eternity

Outside study says if teams were divided into leagues based on revenue and success, old rivals are still equals. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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'It all came together': 30 years later, BYU players reflect on winning the 1984 national championship

Thirty years after shocking the college football world by winning the 1984 national championship, BYU will honor the players this fall who made it happen. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Refusing to lose: Robbie Bosco, BYU triumphed over adversity in 1984 Holiday Bowl

An injury, a photograph and an emotional comeback in San Diego preserved an undefeated season for a 1984 BYU team that made its own destiny. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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