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Cougars face tough Spartan passing offense

Preston Hadley

The Cougars will hit the road this week and head to the warmer weather of California to take on the Spartans of San Jose State. The Spartan offense has solidified its identity under third-year coach Mike MacIntyre, who has led the fourth-best turnaround record-wise in Spartan history.

San Jose State offense is a heavy pass-oriented scheme. When an offense looks to pass a lot, there is a need for speed to attack defensive secondaries, and that's exactly what the Spartans have on the offensive side of the ball. "We've got to match them. We've got to match their level of intensity and their level of emotion and anything they bring to the game," BYU cornerback Preston Hadley said... Recommended Stories