Wilcox working to lead an otherwise young cornerbacks crew

Making a play on the football is something easier said than done. Just ask BYU junior cornerback Chris Wilcox, who has taken his share of coverage lumps over his first two years, having been thrown into the fire early. But it's something that comes with the territory of playing the most isolated position on defense, … Continue reading Wilcox working to lead an otherwise young cornerbacks crew

BYU football wide receivers developing aggressive identity and improved route running

Every time you watch a football game and see a wide receiver break free to make a catch, you can guess that they were aided by running a good route. “Route-running is patience and understanding what the defense is doing,” BYU senior wide receiver Dylan Collie said Monday after practice. “If you have that understanding, … Continue reading BYU football wide receivers developing aggressive identity and improved route running

Mon Aug20 Fall Camp stories

BYUCougars.com- LINEBACKERS PREPARING FOR GAME WEEK DURING FINAL DAYS OF FALL CAMP DesNews- Still no decision on BYU's starting QB KSL- Defense forming identity as BYU ushers in final week of fall camp 1280TheZone- Kalani Sitake says still not ‘enough separation’ at quarterback to name a starter for BYU

Zach Wilson describes being in the thick of BYU’s QB battle as a true (‘humbled’) freshman

If you are Zach Wilson, you have nothing to lose. Wilson, the true freshman from Corner Canyon High, is locked in a battle with senior Tanner Mangum to start the season opener at Arizona. Of course, he has that job to lose, but, really, everytime he gets reps with the first team, he’s playing on … Continue reading Zach Wilson describes being in the thick of BYU’s QB battle as a true (‘humbled’) freshman

Notre Dame transfer Tristen Hoge emerges as a leader, versatile part of BYU’s offensive line

While BYU lost three starting offensive linemen from last season's team, one of the newcomers to the O-line, redshirt sophomore Tristen Hoge, has an impressive resume and some experience at Notre Dame. Hoge was a Parade All-American, a U.S. Army All-American and All-USA Today selection out of high school. Both Rivals and 247Sports ranked him … Continue reading Notre Dame transfer Tristen Hoge emerges as a leader, versatile part of BYU’s offensive line