LaVell Edwards LaVell Edwards en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 04 Oct 2015 00:00:01 MDT Sun, 04 Oct 2015 22:07:57 MDT Newspapers Eight BYU, Utah players make the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Watch List Eight BYU and Utah players made the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year watch list released on Tuesday. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:30:00 MDT Phil Steele gives tempered assessment of upcoming BYU football season Normally, national college football expert Phil Steele gives favorable predictions about BYU football in his magazine each... Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:57:47 MDT Ben Criddle: The similarities between Bronco Mendenhall and LaVell Edwards, 10 years in Is there really a difference between LaVell Edwards and Bronco Mendenhall? Yes, I know this is a controversial question to... Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:55:00 MDT BYU expects to benefit from strong senior leadership As a freshman in 2009, BYU's Mitch Mathews noticed the leadership provided by seniors helped guide the Cougars to an 11-2... Sun, 19 Jul 2015 12:50:00 MDT Devontae Booker, Taysom Hill named to Walter Camp Award watch list Utah running back Devontae Booker and BYU quarterback Taysom Hill were named the Walter Camp Award watch list on Friday. Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:10:00 MDT 3 Cougars, two Aggies and a Ute named to Lombardi watch list Eligibility for the Rotary Lombardi Award is limited to down linemen, end-to-end, either on offense or defense who set up no... Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00:00:00 MDT BYU quarterback Taysom Hill rated second-best Heisman value by Fox Sports BYU quarterback Taysom Hill got a ringing endorsement as a Heisman contender from a major national college football expert... Thu, 09 Jul 2015 21:45:00 MDT New Harmony: A banner Interdependence Day The kids were painting their faces when little Rebecca Kohl emerged with a red, white and blue “peace sign”... Wed, 08 Jul 2015 05:00:00 MDT Photo gallery: Journey headlines 35th Stadium of Fire Sat, 04 Jul 2015 23:15:11 MDT Dick Harmon: A more confident Robert Anae evident in BYU's evolution of its veteran offensive coordinator Robert Anae anticipates BYU's offense will build on success of last season, which saw the most points scored since Brandon... Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:05:00 MDT Video: 10 memorable quotes and reactions from BYU football media day From the serious to the silly, BYU coaches and players fielded a high volume of questions during the school's football media... Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:44:03 MDT Book review: 'Men of Character' shares stories from lives of 100 Mormon men "Men of Character" shares short biographies of 100 men from the LDS Church with a broad range of experiences and backgrounds.... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 05:00:00 MDT 'Fill the world with love' — youths delight in Payson Utah Temple cultural celebration Cheers filled LaVell Edwards Stadium Saturday night as nearly 13,000 youths in the Payson Utah Temple district heard the show... Sat, 06 Jun 2015 23:15:00 MDT Storm front dumps rain, hail in northern Utah; twisters touch down in San Juan County Strong storms dumping heavy rain and hail in northern Utah moved slowly across the area Saturday. Meanwhile, two small... Sat, 06 Jun 2015 21:44:22 MDT Dick Harmon: LaVell Edwards chimes in on NFL draft, BYU tradition and increased missionary players The legendary LaVell Edwards took time before a charity golf tournament to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Utah Country... Tue, 05 May 2015 00:03:03 MDT Nothing to frown about: 3 baby arrivals in 3 days for members of BYU football's coaching staff BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall tweeted Monday that three members of BYU's football coaching staff recently welcomed new... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:30:00 MDT Guest commentary: Stay the course with Whittingham Utes fans, it will be worth it Kyle Whittingham is a great coach and his two assistant coaches leaving could result in a down year or two while he gets the... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 11:33:28 MDT BYU wraps up spring drills with scrimmage at stadium on Alumni Day BYU wrapped up spring practice on a sun-kissed Friday afternoon at LaVell Edwards Stadium. The Cougars held one final... Fri, 03 Apr 2015 20:45:00 MDT Walk-on Nate Carter leads BYU running backs in spring ball BYU senior running back Nate Carter starred at last week’s spring scrimmage at LaVell Edwards Stadium, breaking free... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 17:15:00 MDT Photo gallery: BYU spring football scrimmage atmosphere Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:40:00 MDT 5 things you may have missed at BYU football's spring scrimmage BYU's annual spring scrimmage provided fans with plenty of light and fun moments. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:00:00 MDT BYU football hosts 'Friday Night Lights' scrimmage, Pro Day When it comes to the spring game, BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall is breaking from tradition. The scrimmage at LaVell... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:20:08 MDT Journey, Montell Williams to appear at Stadium of Fire When the lights go down in the city on July Fourth, the sounds of a legendary band will rock the Stadium of Fire. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:35:00 MDT BYU football: Mendenhall happy with recent scheduling developments BYU announced a home-and-home series with Mississippi State, right after the SEC announced it would consider BYU a 'Power 5'... Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00:26:01 MDT BYU officially announces series with Mississippi State; Holmoe responds to SEC scheduling news One day after ESPN's Brett McMurphy reported it, BYU and Mississippi State officially announced the schools will play a... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:10:00 MDT BYU football: Sae Tautu leading a young, but promising group of outside linebackers this spring There's not a lot of experience returning at the outside linebacker position, but the group's collective talent has head... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:01:32 MDT Is BYU's Bronson Kaufusi a linebacker, a D-lineman, or both? During spring practices, Kaufusi has been lining up at defensive end, and working out with the defensive linemen. But at... Sat, 07 Mar 2015 15:55:00 MST After year layoff, BYU's Kurtz happy to be healthy, eager to contribute BYU wide receiver Nick Kurtz is back from a foot injury, participating in spring drills and feeling upbeat. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:05:00 MST Holmoe assesses the state of the program as BYU kicks off spring football practice As BYU opens spring practices Monday, it is coming off of three consecutive 8-5 seasons, with the most recent one ending in... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:39:15 MST BYU, Utah State extend football series through 2020 The Cougars and Aggies will play through the 2020 season, after announcing a two-game series extension Thursday. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:31:26 MST BYU football: Cougars add more football matchups with Arizona BYU announced Tuesday morning that the Cougars added two more football games to their series with the University of Arizona... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 13:30:00 MST BYU football players gather for 30 year reunion of 1984 championship Thirty years after winning the 1984 National Football Championship, former Brigham Young University football players gather... Mon, 02 Feb 2015 14:35:48 MST Report: ACC changes stance, now considers BYU a Power 5 opponent BYU football is now considered a Power 5 opponent in the eyes of the Atlantic Coast Conference, according to ESPN's Brett... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:53:53 MST BYU, Michigan State agree to home-and-home series starting in 2016 BYU’s future football schedules added another impressive opponent Wednesday. The Cougars have agreed to a home-and-home... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:39:08 MST Dick Harmon: Does the BYU-LSU game validate BYU's football program? For a team that has yet to receive an invitation to play in a so-called Power-5 conference, could games with Missouri and LSU... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:05:00 MST Peavler: Breaking down the BYU offense entering the offseason 2014 may have been a disappointment, but the BYU offense improved in every way despite losing Taysom Hill and Jamaal Williams... Fri, 02 Jan 2015 14:25:00 MST Ranking the biggest bowl games in BYU history A look through the history of the Cougars' bowl appearances to decide the biggest games in school history. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:00:00 MST BYU, Memphis defensive schemes are mirror images Although BYU and Memphis have never met in football, there is a level of familiarity between the two programs. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:03:12 MST BYU football: Cougars in talks with Wagner College for 2015 game BYU is in talks with Wagner College for a game to be played next season at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:20:00 MST BYU defensive back transferring to Utah State Dallin Leavitt makes the announcement on Twitter. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:20:00 MST BYU has big edge in bowl experience over Memphis While Memphis hasn’t been to a bowl game since 2008, BYU has played in 10 consecutive bowl games. The Tigers (9-3) and... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:45:00 MST Miracle Bowl: When things look hopeless, take a risk and run like you have nothing to lose Mon, 08 Dec 2014 09:15:00 MST Brad Rock: BYU needs bowl win worst of Beehive State teams USU, Utah and BYU all have reasons to win in the postseason, but for the Cougars it will define their year. Sun, 07 Dec 2014 00:41:07 MST 1980 Miracle Bowl: Sizing up the enemy Sat, 06 Dec 2014 09:30:00 MST BYU football: BYU vs. Cal at a glance BYU travels to take on Cal this Saturday in the final regular season game of the year for both teams. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:05:00 MST BYU senior Paul Lasike thriving in new role as primary ball carrier Paul Lasike's transition from rugby to football has been difficult at times, but ultimately rewarding as it draws to a close. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:05:00 MST BYU looking for strong finish in intriguing regular-season finale at Cal Clinging to a modest three-game winning streak, including last Saturday’s 64-0 rout of Savannah State, BYU is looking... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:55:00 MST Sunday morning quarterback: Stars and stats from the BYU win over Savannah State A look at how the Cougars fared and who played well in the win over Savannah State, plus a look ahead to the Cal Golden Bears Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:35:01 MST Despite the loss, Savannah State coach grateful for BYU experience Savannah State coach Earnest Wilson has always admired BYU football and legendary coach LaVell Edwards from afar, and was... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 21:35:20 MST Makings of a high score: Looking back at BYU's top scoring games in the Bronco Mendenhall era Here's a look at the numbers behind each of the Cougars' top 10 scoring games in the Bronco Mendenhall era. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:55:00 MST