There’s plenty to chew on in BYU sports land.
Let’s get to it with a new edition of Cougar Links.
Kalani Sitake named Skyler Southam the starting kicker, while there were plenty of tidbits about the QB battle and more in our practice roundup.
BYU’s athletic director spoke at BYU education week and held serve about BYU athletics. As usual, independence/Big 12 came up. He kinda told fans to stop with the persecution complex. But he also said BYU may still face sanctions over the Nick Emery investigation and spoke a little about scheduling games against Utah.
So says Kalani Sitake.
Does BYU have a go-to running back or will carries be split as they search for anyone to be a difference-maker?
Jay Drew examines that question with comments from several coaches.
Jared Lloyd brings out the stories of BYU players with farming/ranching backgrounds. Worth a read.
Jeff Call writes about the tradition and Corbin and Devin, specifically.