LaVell Edwards LaVell Edwards en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:01 MDT Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:22:52 MDT Newspapers 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... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:20:00 MDT 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... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:00:00 MDT Football position previews: We break down BYU, Utah and Utah State in six parts With fall camp just around the corner, the Deseret News is breaking down the position battles for the state's three FBS... Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:30:00 MDT 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. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:05:00 MDT 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... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:55:00 MDT 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... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:10:00 MDT '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... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:55:00 MDT USU football: Brian Suite named to Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award Watch List Utah State senior safety Brian Suite was named to the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award Watch List,... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:47:00 MDT ACC media days has some interesting tidbits concerning BYU ACC football media days is underway at Greensboro, North Carolina, and there's plenty of news related to BYU. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:40:00 MDT Watch list roundup: 22 local players named candidates for 2014 college football awards Ten BYU players, eight from Utah State and four from Utah have been named to college football award watch lists this summer. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:15:00 MDT BYU's Jamaal Williams, Utah State's Joe Hill named to Doak Walker Award watch list BYU's Jamaal Williams and Utah State's Joe Hill were named to the watch list for the award given out annually to the nation's... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:32:44 MDT BYU football: 10 players poised for breakout seasons Media day last month provided a glimpse of several players who could be making big leaps in production this coming year.... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:35:00 MDT Sports BLT: #BYU50 turns out to be a sweet merchandise giveaway Speculations ran wild about what #BYU50 meant. It turned out to be a neat BYU merchandise giveaway. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:55:00 MDT From Ty's Prize to Hale Mary: Top 10 games in LaVell Edwards/Cougar Stadium history Win, lose or draw, BYU has been competing at its current football home at 1700 N. Canyon Road since 1964. What are the... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 23:15:00 MDT Former BYU quarterback Max Hall cut by Winnipeg Blue Bombers The former BYU quarterback started nine games last season for the CFL's Blue Bombers, but he won't be on the regular... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:45:00 MDT Peavler: Does a scheduling agreement with the Big 12 make sense for BYU? BYU and the Big 12 are still a hot topic as the college football offseason rolls on. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:15:00 MDT BYU-Texas football matchup named one of top nonconference contests in 2014 Athlon Sports and Fox Sports recently ranked the BYU-Texas game on Sept. 6 as one of the top nonconference games to watch... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:05:51 MDT Peavler: Busting college football conference realignment myths surrounding BYU As college football fans wait for the beginning of the 2014 season, there's one thing that's kept many BYU fans captivated... Wed, 11 Jun 2014 13:20:00 MDT Guest commentary: What if all 5 power conferences have 14 teams? There is so much turbulence and speculation about the future structure of college football that it is hard to predict what... Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:55:00 MDT Dick Harmon: BYU, Utah golfers tie in annual charity event on day when LaVell Edwards shines The 26th-annual golf tournament to benefit the National Kidney Foundation found a new avenue to broadcast its message and... Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:10:00 MDT Stadium of Fire to host talent competition The Gigg Stadium of Fire Talent Competition, which takes place June 10 at 7:30 p.m., gives four music acts the chance to... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:52:10 MDT BYU football schedules home-and-home series with UCLA in 2015-16 BYU football announced a home-and-home series with UCLA on Thursday. The Cougars will travel to the Rose Bowl on Sept. 19,... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:50:00 MDT Dick Harmon: BYU AD Tom Holmoe needs to use NCAA committee opportunity to make new friends Back in the day, legendary BYU football coach LaVell Edwards made a career out of making key friends in high positions. Now... Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:28:04 MDT It's been a 'charmed life' for former BYU football star Vai Sikahema The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recently caught up with the former BYU return specialist/running back, who talked about his... Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:36:48 MDT BYU AD Tom Holmoe joins NCAA Division I men's basketball selection committee The school announced Wednesday that BYU's athletic director was named to the NCAA Division I men's basketball selection... Wed, 04 Jun 2014 11:30:00 MDT BYU football: Backup fullback Pritchard, quarterback Green are leaving program BYU football spokesman Brett Pyne confirmed Friday that two backup players on the offense — fullback Iona Pritchard and... Fri, 30 May 2014 15:15:00 MDT What others are saying: Kyle Van Noy 'does everything well,' 'ranks among the elite defenders in the entire class' Here's a look at what national pundits are saying about the former BYU linebacker and his NFL draft prospects. Wed, 07 May 2014 18:30:00 MDT Former BYU star Kyle Van Noy won't be embarking on NFL career alone The former BYU star linebacker is expected to be taken in the early rounds of this week's NFL draft, and he'll have his... Sun, 04 May 2014 15:25:00 MDT What others are saying: Former BYU receiver Cody Hoffman should go late in the NFL draft Cody Hoffman was arguably the best wide receiver to ever wear the blue and white for the Cougars. He has the most receiving... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:15:00 MDT Jim McMahon closing in on graduating from BYU, opening door for induction into school's hall of fame Jim McMahon posted an announcement on Twitter Thursday that he passed his statistics class and is set to graduate from BYU.... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:35:00 MDT Forget Kaepernick, Taysom Hill should be emulating Derek Carr Colin Kaepernick is great, but Fresno State’s Derek Carr is the quarterback Taysom Hill should be emulating. With... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:50:08 MDT BYU football: Cougars to face Boise State in a Friday night matchup in 2014 BYU will play at Boise State on Friday, Oct. 24. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. MT. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:45:00 MDT Doug Robinson: Norm Chow didn't learn from LaVell Edwards' example Former BYU offensive coordinator Norm Chow struggling as a head coach -- and kicking reporters out of spring practice because... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:43:17 MDT BYU quarterback Taysom Hill to be an instructor at the Manning camp Taysom Hill, BYU’s starting quarterback, has accepted an invitation to be an instructor at the Manning camp. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:30:00 MDT Rock On: Robert Anae's theory on BYU title Also, what is Sandy City cooking up with the Jazz? Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:49:14 MDT BYU football: Cougars holding open scrimmage Saturday at LaVell Edwards Stadium Fans anxious for a first glimpse at this year's BYU football team will have the chance to see the Cougars Saturday morning at... Fri, 28 Mar 2014 18:40:00 MDT BYU football: Despite misdemeanor charge, Cougar running back Jamaal Williams in good standing BYU running back Jamaal Williams is in good standing in the Cougars' program, according to coach Bronco Mendenhall, who... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:00:00 MDT BYU football: Cougar running backs leading the way in spring camp With a lot of returning players at his command, BYU running backs coach Mark Atuaia has been generally pleased with his... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:35:00 MDT Top football players at BYU over the last decade who weren't highly recruited Some great players from BYU weren't very highly recruited. Here are some of the best to suit up for the Cougars over the last... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:25:00 MDT BYU football: Cougars to hold spring scrimmage March 29 Fans will have a chance to see the BYU football team when the Cougars conduct a spring scrimmage on March 29 at 11 a.m. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:05:18 MDT Carrie Underwood to headline Stadium of Fire 2014 Grammy Award-winning singer Carrie Underwood is set to headline Stadium of Fire, and former first lady Laura Bush will be the... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:23:55 MDT New Scout lodge to be named for LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson A new lodge for Boy Scouts, made possible by a $3 million donation, will bear the name of Thomas S. Monson, president of The... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:25:00 MDT Linebacker Kyle Van Noy says he discovered himself at BYU Star linebacker Kyle Van Noy wrote an article in USA Today saying he found himself while at BYU. Sat, 15 Mar 2014 16:46:32 MDT BYU football: Bronson Kaufusi excited about switching from defensive end to outside linebacker Replacing outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy isn't an easy task, but coaches believe Bronson Kaufusi, who started at defensive... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:55:00 MDT 15 lessons learned from a BYU rugby game Knowing pretty much zippo about rugby, I set out to learn something about it at a recent game between BYU and St. Mary's.... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:15:00 MDT Brad Rock: BYU is part of 'Rudy' history Part of beloved 'underdog' film was made during the Cougars' first visit to South Bend Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:30:00 MST Former BYU offensive lineman Nick Longshore dies Nick Longshore, 32, a former BYU football player, died Wednesday following injuries he suffered in an ATV accident in Idaho,... Wed, 20 Nov 2013 17:25:00 MST BYU football: Ryker Mathews returns to face extremely tough test at Notre Dame BYU offensive lineman Ryker Mathews is set to play against Notre Dame this week. The Cougars, who are preparing for another... Tue, 19 Nov 2013 22:46:16 MST BYU football video: Cougar seniors receive traditional blankets on Senior Day The BYU Cougars celebrated Senior Day at LaVell Edwards Stadium Saturday with a definitive 59-13 victory over the Idaho State... Sun, 17 Nov 2013 21:15:00 MST BYU football report card: Cougars play as expected in 59-13 rout over Idaho State BYU's 59-13 win over Idaho State Saturday at LaVell Edwards Stadium went largely as expected. The Cougars dominated their... Sun, 17 Nov 2013 01:39:36 MST