Originally written on Blue Cougar Football  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Two former Brigham Young Cougars had big games to help lead their teams to victory. Ironically, their teams will play each other next week. Another former Cougar saw his season cut short.  Note: If you missed the special update on Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Austin Collie last week, click here to be redirected to that story.   Dennis Pitta, Baltimore Ravens, Tight EndPitta played an integral role in the Baltimore Ravens setting a franchise record for points scored in a game. He led the team in receptions (5) and receiving yards (67). He also added a touchdown that gave the Ravens a 17-3 lead in the second quarter. Pitta’s first reception was for 7 yards on 3rd and 13. Although he didn’t pick up the first down, he moved the Ravens into field goal range on their first drive of the game. The 48-yard field goal was good giving Baltimore a 3-0 lead. On the next drive, Pitta did convert a 3rd and 9 with an 18-yard reception. That drive ended in a touchdown. Pitta caught two passes fo...
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