From this BYU fan’s perspective it’s kind of hard to tell where to start with this past weekend’s rivalry game. So much went wrong.
Let me first start out by saying that we’re all happy Jamaal Williams has been released from the hospital and that he’s recovering from his concussion. There’s really no reason for him to be playing this upcoming game on Friday night, so he should just rest and recover for two weeks. It does serve as a reminder how violent and dangerous this game that we love so much really is.
The offensive play calling was abysmal. It lacked both creativity and aggressiveness. Robert Anae is back to his old self calling for two runs up the middle on first and second downs, then a pass play on 3rd down. The few times he dared to get crazy and throw on first down or run a screen pass the plays were successful! Why wouldn’t he continue mixing up the play calls? At one point close to halftime a BYU fan behind me shouted “Just take a knee and put me o