Tag Archives: BYU football

2nd Chance for BYU Football Player

Sione Takitaki Rejoins BYU Football Team After Absence: Is Another Commenter Right That He Should Have Continued His Education and His Football Career Elsewhere? By Ken K. Gourdin Highly-touted defensive lineman Sione Takitaki has rejoined Brigham Young University’s football team after … Continue reading

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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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