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Boise State and BYU played a stingy defensive battle Thursday night that many would have been wise to turn off and head to bed early, but Boise State defensive tackle Mike Atkinson's 36-yard interception return for a touchown was all the Broncos would need in a 7-6 decision on the blue turf. Atkinson's defensive score is the No 2-Minute Warning Sweet Play, brought to you this week by NECTRESSE Sweetener.
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There is no nice way to put it: Unless you have a fetish for solid defensive football and offensive ineptitude otherwise, the first 57 minutes or so of Thursday night’s showdown between BYU and Boise were a little bit boring.
Ok, a “little bit” boring is a bit of an understatement. The first 57 minutes were awful. They were painful. They turned normally rational men...
How can you tell the defense was dominant for both
teams, a touchdown by a nose guard was the difference in the game.
Early in the third quarter Boise State nose guard
Mike Atkinson intercepted a Riley Nelson pass and took to the distance 36 yards
for the Broncos only touchdown. Atkinson
did a little free lancing to get the pick six.
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