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Examining extra cash given to college coaches for winning certain games

Tanner Apeland  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 2:11pm

Many college football coaches bank extra money when their athletes are successful on and off the field.

News to Mendenhall, but BYU's offense No. 1 in red zone

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 7:17pm

The Cougars (8-3) currently lead the nation in red-zone offense, converting on 42-of-43 opportunities with 18 rushing touchdowns, 13 passing touchdowns and 10 field goals in 2015. All that was new to head coach Bronco Mendenhall.

Mendenhall discusses Missouri loss, senior class on weekly show

Blake Dorton  |  Posted  Nov 18th - 11:22am

Tuesday's edition of the weekly radio show, "BYU Football with Bronco Mendenhall," focused on the Cougars' tough loss in Kansas City, the emergence of Bronson Kaufusi and this Saturday's senior day.

BYU looks forward to honoring seniors in final home game

David Boyle  |  Posted  Nov 17th - 5:57pm

With the last home game of the season coming this Saturday, the BYU football team looks forward to honoring its seniors

Bronson Kaufusi the 'perfect BYU player,' coach says

Tanner Apeland  |  Posted  Nov 16th - 6:42pm

Bronson Kaufusi has grown into a a phenomenal football talent but an even better model of what BYU represents.

Cougars prepare for high-powered Missouri defense

Blake Dorton  |  Posted  Nov 12th - 10:12pm

BYU will face its second top five-ranked defense on the season when it travels to Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, to take on the Missouri Tigers on Saturday.

'Uncle Tanner' always dreamed of being BYU's quarterback

Tanner Apeland  |  Posted  Nov 11th - 12:21pm

Quarterback Tanner Mangum opens up about childhood dreams of playing football for BYU during Tuesday night's "BYU Football with Bronco Mendenhall" radio show on KSL NewsRadio.

BYU defense looks to carry momentum to Arrowhead Stadium

David Boyle  |  Posted  Nov 10th - 6:34pm

Coming off a tight victory, BYU's defensive unit looks to take advantage of a Mizzou offense that ranks 125th nationally.

BYU's backfield slowly returning to full strength

Tanner Apeland  |  Posted  Nov 9th - 9:58pm

Adam Hine and Riley Burt are nearing full strength as BYU prepares for an emotional Missouri football team.

BYU punter Linehan gets into trouble on 'BYU Football with Bronco Mendenhall'

David Boyle  |  Posted  Nov 4th - 7:14pm

BYU punter and New Zealand punter Jonny Lineman was featured as the player guest on this week's coach's show.

Bye week helps BYU players, coaches in many ways

Blake Dorton  |  Posted  Nov 3rd - 2:26pm

BYU enters this week following its only bye week of the season. The week off provided some needed time off for key players nursing injuries.

After month-long homestand, Cougars eager to hit road at San Jose State

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 2nd - 7:42pm

It's been nine days since BYU football played a game, and 38 days since the Cougars have traveled outside the state of Utah for a college football game. So Friday night's late-night showdown at San Jose State will be a little different.

Toolson, Emery help BYU overcome slow start, beat Arizona Christian in exhibition

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 30th - 10:22pm

Jake Toolson's scored a game-high 23 points to help the BYU men's basketball team pull away from the Firestorm 103-75 in an exhibition win over the NAIA school Friday night at the Marriott Center.

BYU using bye week to get healthy for remainder of season

Tanner Apeland  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:48pm

BYU hoping to use this week's bye week to let players rest, build Tanner Mangum's offensive arsenal and evaluate the team as a whole.

BYU's offensive line facing even more pressure to protect QB Tanner Mangum

Blake Dorton  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 11:31am

BYU starting quarterback Tanner Mangum pulled his right hamstring with 2:30 remaining in the third quarter of the East Carolina game and now the Cougar offensive line must do even more to keep the Cougar QB healthy.

BYU peaks in fourth quarter

David Boyle  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:05pm

BYU continues to finish strong and clamps down on teams during the fourth quarter.

An unlikely college football journey through Devon Blackmon's eyes

Blake Dorton  |  Posted  Oct 14th - 4:24pm

Tuesday's edition of "BYU Football with Bronco Mendenhall" was arguably the most memorable show of the season thus far. Player guest Devon Blackmon stole the show, answering questions and sharing insights about his BYU experience.

BYU aims toward a more balanced offensive attack

Tanner Apeland  |  Posted  Oct 12th - 8:59pm

With Algernon Brown and Tanner Mangum playing at high levels, BYU looks to continue this type of offense for the rest of the season.

Cougars welcome back 'best defensive player' vs. East Carolina

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 12th - 5:53pm

Nose tackle Travis Tuiloma returned to the Cougars' defensive line Saturday night against East Carolina, a move that caused BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall to name him the team's best defensive player "right now."