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Joe Semanoff: Blue Collar Man

Every offense has its role players and its "go to guys." The role players contribute in inconspicuous ways that allow the playmakers to put the ball in the end zone. These unselfish workhorses do all the unheralded little things that make the difference between punting and kicking extra points.

Junior fullback Joe Semanoff is one of the guys on the BYU football team that does all the dirty work. He is the one who blows open holes so the tailbacks can rack up yardage. He is the one who takes on linebackers as a lead blocker or as an extra blocker in the pocket. He is not the one hounded by autograph seeking kids after a game, nor is he the one mentioned in the paper the morning after the... Recommended Stories