Tag Archives: BYU football

Player Discipline at BYU

A Comment on the Suspension of then-BYU Receiver Cody Hoffmann A Few Years Ago By Ken K. Gourdin A few years ago, then-Brigham-Young-University football receiver Cody Hoffmann was suspended for a game for an unspecified violation of team rules. See … Continue reading

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More Pierce Hyperventillating Re Things BYU

More Hyperventillating from Scott D. Pierce About Things BYU – Steve Young’s Comments in Bloomburg Business Week Profile “Stunning,” “Reckless”? Hardly; They’re Simply Another “Dog Bites Man” Story By Ken K. Gourdin Salt Lake Tribune television critic Scott Pierce, who … Continue reading

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Another (Albeit Indirect) Coach Edwards Memory

More (Albeit Indirect) Memories of BYU Football Coach LaVell Edwards By Ken K. Gourdin Current Philadelphia TV sports reporter, former member of the National Football League’s Philadelphia Eagles, formber BYU Cougar, and former LDS bishop Vai Sikahema recently shared memories … Continue reading

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LaVell Edwards the Prankster

A Tribute to the Mischievous Side of the Dear, Departed Coach LaVell Edwards, Along With a Word on Contract Formation: Coach Edwards, the Prankster By Ken K. Gourdin The passing of former Brigham Young University coaching legend LaVell Edwards, for … Continue reading

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Taysom and Dexter

Taysom Hill and the Tragic Story of a Wayward Older Brother, Whose Legacy He Now Carries On By Ken K. Gourdin While Brigham Young University’s football team, perhaps, is not having the kind of season its coaches and players had … Continue reading

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A Snide Comment About Tanner Mangum’s Hail Mary, and My Response

Do Mormons Tell Catholics (or Anyone Else) “We’re Right and You’re Wrong”? A Response to a Snide Comment About BYU Quarterback Tanner Mangum’s Last-Second Hail Mary By Ken K. Gourdin At Patheos.com, BYU Professor Dan Peterson commented on something BYU … Continue reading

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On First Chances, Second Chances, and More

On First Chances, Second Chances, and More: Or, Am I Simply Throwing My Own Pity Party?  Probably By Ken K. Gourdin The Deseret News’s Doug Robinson has a fascinating feature story on Salt Lake market media personality and former BYU … Continue reading

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