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Jordan Pendleton

On many levels, it's been a tough spring camp for Jordan Pendleton. He's had to endure the pain of rehab following two surgeries from injuries suffered over the course of last season, and he's had to watch from the sidelines while others get a chance to play the sport he loves. Nevertheless, he's seen a lot of progress and thinks this defense has the potential to be one of BYU's best.

Prior to suffering two separate injuries that eventually sidelined him for the season, Jordan Pendleton was a rising star on BYU's defense. He dominated at the outside linebacker position in defending against both the run and the pass against top teams like Oklahoma, but that all came to an abrupt end following his injuries last year. "I had an operation on my shoulder and on my knee as well... Recommended Stories