Originally written on Blue Cougar Football  |  Last updated 11/5/14
The star of the week for former Brigham Young Cougars in the NFL was clearly Dennis Pitta. He had his best day, individually, as a pro. Bryan Kehl had his best game of the season, and Brady Poppinga continued his immediate impact in Dallas. On a down note, Vic So’oto is no longer on the Packers’ active roster.   Dennis Pitta, Baltimore Ravens, Tight EndPitta had career highs 125 receiving yards and 2 touchdowns. His 7 receptions were one away from tying a career high. Each touchdown reception was highlight reel material. The first was a diving 31-yard catch that saw Pitta do a backwards somersault from the 3 yard line into the end zone. Somehow he managed to avoid being touched by the Denver defender. The complete play can be seen by clicking here. His second touchdown was 61 yards. Pitta broke three tackles on the play, two while tip-toeing down the sideline to stay in bounds. The complete play can be seen here. The 61-yard reception was also a career long. Unfortunately, those wer...
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