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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 for the Cougars.

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 »

5 hours ago


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 »

9 hours ago


Rock On: Kyle Whittingham's happy face

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

12 hours ago


Fall camp position previews: BYU, Utah and Utah State's receivers and tight ends

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 »

19 hours ago


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 »



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


'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


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


BYU football fall practice position preview: The offensive line

Brandon Gurney kicks off his BYU fall practice preview series previewing the offensive line — a position that should see a lot of improvement in 2014. Read more »

July 26, 2014


15 Cougar track and field men named All-Academic

The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) named 15 athletes from BYU’s 2013-14 men’s track and field team All-Academic on Tuesday. Read more »

July 25, 2014


BYU men's cross country schedule to include meets in Utah, Midwest

The BYU men’s cross country team released its 2014 schedule, which will include two meets in Utah and two meets in the Midwest before their championships in November. Read more »

July 25, 2014


Pac-12 commissioner 'delighted' that his conference's teams are scheduling BYU

Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said it “makes a lot of sense” for teams in his conference to schedule football games against independent BYU. Read more »

July 24, 2014


Utes notebook: Kyle Whittingham says Harvey Langi in the process of deciding his future

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said that sophomore Harvey Langi is in the process of deciding his future — possibly transferring to BYU — after returning from an... Read more »

July 24, 2014


Brad Rock: Spring football not an answer to Power Five

SMU coach proposes have-nots play their own schedule. As if recruiting weren't complicated enough. Read more »

July 24, 2014


Commentary: Pacific Northwest apprenticeship over, Sarkisian settles in at USC

LOS ANGELES — Steve Sarkisian worked the various venues of Pac-12 football media days here Wednesday, walking a fragile line between diplomacy and bombast. “I wake up every... Read more »

July 24, 2014


BYU soccer: Fernandes gains sixth year of eligibility

Senior forward Niki Fernandes was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA on Wednesday. She is now eligible to play this fall with the BYU women's soccer team. Read more »

July 23, 2014


BYU Athletics: 83 student-athletes garner WCC Comissioner's Honor Roll citations

Eighty-three BYU student-athletes were named to the WCC Commisioner's Honor Roll. Read more »

July 22, 2014


BYU football: Cougars and expansion not on the radar at Big 12 media days

The timing wasn't exactly right to discuss BYU's prospects of joining the Big 12 at the conference's media days which concluded Tuesday. Read more »

July 22, 2014


Dick Harmon: BYU, Pac-12 scheduling is an interesting dynamic these days

BYU will play the likes of Cal, UCLA, ASU, Arizona, Stanford, USC and Utah in seasons to come as the Pac-12 appears to like the Cougars as a non-conference fill-in heading into the era of a college... Read more »

July 22, 2014


Conference title games a point of contention for Big 12's Bob Bowlsby, Florida State's Jimbo Fisher

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said he is not concerned about his league's lack of a conference title game at Big 12 media day on Monday. At the ACC media day, meanwhile, Florida State coach Jimbo... Read more »

July 21, 2014


Taylor Sander leads Team USA to FIVB title

Behind the MVP-winning performance of former BYU outside hitter Taylor Sander, Team USA won the FIVB men's volleyball world league championship by a score of 31-29, 21-25, 25-20, 25-23 over Brazil... Read more »

July 21, 2014


Rock On: Utah has LeBron Syndrome

Plus, a new uniform option BYU should consider ... all things considered. Read more »

July 21, 2014


BYU swim: Cougar swimming and diving releases 2014-2015 schedule

The BYU swim and dive team released the 2014-2015 meet schedule Monday. Head coach John Brooks likes the balanced schedule and is looking forward to competing in several different invitationals and meets throughout the year. Read more »

July 21, 2014


Former BYU defensive lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna signs with New England Patriots

The New England Patriots announced Monday they have signed the former BYU standout, who was released by the New York Giants in June. Read more »

July 21, 2014


Off on the right foot: BYU Cougars looking for strong start to 2014 football season

As an independent with no conference championship to contend for, and a schedule front-loaded with challenging road games, an increased emphasis is placed on the first part of BYU’s football... Read more »

July 21, 2014


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