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Cougar Secondary has a Chip on Its Shoulder

Ben Criddle

It is no secret that BYU's defensive backs struggled last season. By their own admission, they were the weakest part of the team. The group has taken a beating from fans and media, but the much maligned safeties and cornerbacks are fed up with it and determined to prove that things have changed.

"I'm so sick of it," said cornerback Kayle Buchanan. "Nobody likes to be the weak link on any team and we all know that we were the weak link last year. Nobody wants to be that, so yeah, I have a huge chip on my shoulder heading into this season. I think we all do. Things need to change and I think they are changing." The numbers were not pretty for last year's defensive backs. They... Recommended Stories