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BYU Football: Did you know? (Linebackers Drafted into the NFL)

The Brigham Young Cougars have a long history of sending players to play in the NFL. However, it would be nice to see a higher quantity of BYU linebackers drafted by NFL teams. Did you know that Colby Bockwoldt was the first outside linebacker from BYU drafted into the NFL for 18 years?Bockwoldt was drafted in the seventh round by the New Orleans Saints in the 2004 NFL Draft. Not...
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February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Flashback: A Special Outside Linebacker

During 2011, Brigham Young Cougars outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy asserted through his play on the field that he was a special football player. Ten years ago, another well recruited outside linebacker did the same thing. Colby Bockwoldt came to BYU after being recruited by Nebraska, Stanford, Colorado, Oregon, Cal, and several other schools. He redshirted in 1999 and saw progressively...
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February 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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