Punting game hurts BYU more than it helps
By Kurt Kragthorpe
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Oct 28, 2011 11:44PM MDT
Arlington, Texas • The occasion of BYU’s first punt-return touchdown in five years should have been worth celebrating Friday night.
In the end, all JD Falslev did was upgrade BYU’s special-teams effort from terrible to merely unacceptable in a 38-28 loss to Texas Christian at Cowboys Stadium.
Two fumbled punt snaps, accounting for 45 yards in losses, led to a pair of TCU touchdowns. In other misadventures, a partially blocked punt gave TCU great field position, the Cougars’ failure on a fake fie...
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