Pro Profile: Algie Brown (FB, 2010, 2013-16)

Pro Profile: Algie Brown (FB, 2010, 2013-16)

BYU Summary At BYU Brown redshirted his first year (2010) and then served an LDS mission in Sao Paulo South. Upon his return he spent three years at running back before switching over to fullback his senior season. At BYU Brown had 259 rushes for 1310 yards and 13...
Pro Profile: Travis Bright (OL, 2004-08)

Pro Profile: Travis Bright (OL, 2004-08)

BYU Summary At BYU Bright redshirted as a true freshman in 2004 and then sat out the 2005 season with a leg injury sustained during fall camp. As a sophomore he started in 10 of his 13 games, with seven at right guard and two at left guard. BYU was ranked in the top...
Pro Profile: John Beck (QB, 2003-06)

Pro Profile: John Beck (QB, 2003-06)

BYU Summary Following an LDS mission, Beck played in eight games for BYU (with four starts) as a true freshman (2003). As a sophomore he earned All-MWC second team honors and started 10 of the Cougars 11 games. He broke the BYU and MWC record with 67 pass attempts on...
Pro Profile: Tanner Balderree (TE, 2014-17)

Pro Profile: Tanner Balderree (TE, 2014-17)

BYU Summary Balderree started his BYU career as a defensive lineman and saw limited reps his freshman and sophomore seasons. He switched to tight end and had 13 receptions for 156 yards and two touchdowns as a junior. He saw limited time as a senior as he battled...
Pro Profile: Ross Apo (WR, 2010-14)

Pro Profile: Ross Apo (WR, 2010-14)

BYU Summary At BYU Apo was a four-year letterman and recorded 80 total receptions for 981 yards (12.3 ypc) and 13 touchdowns.  His best season was as a freshman where he had 34 receptions for 453 yards and nine touchdowns. He was the FBS Independent Freshman of the...
Pro Profile: Ziggy Ansah (DE, 2010-12)

Pro Profile: Ziggy Ansah (DE, 2010-12)

BYU Summary Ansah walked onto the BYU football team in 2010 and played sparingly during his sophomore and junior seasons while he learned to play the game.  As a senior he was promoted to starter in week four after an injury took Manumaleuna out of the lineup.  In the...
Pro Profile: C.J. Ah You (DE, 2001-03)

Pro Profile: C.J. Ah You (DE, 2001-03)

BYU Summary C.J. Ah You played in three games as a freshman in 2001 and had nine tackles, a quarterback hurry, and two sacks.  In that third game he injured his knee and sat out the rest of the season.  He then had another season ending knee injury in fall camp of his...
BYU Football in the Pros: Summer 2018 Update

BYU Football in the Pros: Summer 2018 Update

NFL rosters seem to constantly be in flux, but they especially fluctuate during the first month or so after the NFL draft as rookie mini-camps (e.g. try-outs) are held and rookie contracts are signed.  Things typically settle down by the end of May as teams head into...