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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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The “Protestant” Community of Christ

In Response to My Comment that Community of Christ Worship Strikes Me as Very Protestant and Wondering Why the World Needs Yet Another Protestant Denomination, A Community of Christ Member Reminds Me That the World Needs More People of Faith, … 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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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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Former Linebacker Sues BYU Over Concussions

On Concussion Risks and Effects in Football, and on Considering Those Risks and Effects With the Benefit of 20/20 Hindsight: A Former BYU Player Sues the University Over Concussion Related Symptoms By Ken K. Gourdin Former Brigham Young University linebacker … Continue reading

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Alleged Anti-Gay Slurs at BYU

“Anti-Gay” Sign Causes Stir at BYU By Ken K. Gourdin The Big 12 athletic conference (which is actually composed of ten teams, but no one said jocks could count) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) recently declined to expand. … 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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