Originally posted on TornBySports  |  Last updated 11/1/13
BYU is on a bye week this week so it seemed time to just catch on up the Cougars. Quarterback U? In the late 70’s, through the 80’s, and even into the 90’s, BYU had a parade of quarterbacks that helped BYU to earn the nickname of “Quarterback U.”  Even as recently as Max Hall from 2007-2009, BYU fans enjoyed a high level of proficient passing from its signal caller. But what happened? Since Hall graduated, BYU has not been even a shadow of its former moniker and fans have been left scratching their heads and asking why.  Taysom Hill began the season with all the hype and promise BYU fans have been longing for since Hall left as the winningest BYU QB of all time and promptly began the season in a bucket of crap.  He averaged 35% passing on 40 of 114 tosses for a meager 188 YPG and only 1 TD over the first three games.  After Utah, fans were chanting, “Ammon-Olsen” clap,clap, clap clap clap.  BYU ranked dead last in FBS in pass efficiency.  Fans were already becoming decidedly anti-Go...
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