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Walk-on Gets Special Attention

Walk-on Gets Special Attention

BYU fans all know how Coach Mendenhall loves a good walk-on. Guys like Nathan Meikle, Ben Criddle, and Chris Warner endear themselves to fans as well because of the sacrifices they each make so that they can contribute to the team they love. Cougar fans need to find room in their heart for one more walk-on with an amazing story behind his appearance on the BYU roster.

Last season a botched deep snap on an overtime extra point attempt was the margin of victory when BYU played TCU. Coach Mendenhall was determined not to allow something so simple cost his team another game, so he signed a JC deep snapper who could take care of business on special teams. When fall camp started, the JC deep snapper was nowhere to be seen. He was unable to qualify academically, so...

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