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Game grades: BYU vs. San Jose State

Despite many predictions of an easy victory, BYU was shown how to play football on both sides of the ball in Spartan Stadium during Saturday's 20-14 loss. The Cougars were out-coached by a quick-scoring SJSU offense, and by the time the adjustments came, it was too late.

Offense The Cougar offense lives and dies by three things: the play at quarterback, the performance of the offensive line, and then the play calling based on how well those two position groups are performing. With the defense giving up quick touchdowns early in the game and unable to stop the Spartan passing attack, the Cougar offense was placed in an early position of having to catch up, placing... Recommended Stories