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Smith to Be Next X-Factor at BYU

In BYU's offensive scheme, the X-receiver position is usually manned by fast receivers who can stretch the defense. Former Cougar deep threat Todd Watkins is a perfect example of the ideal XR. Next month, BYU will receive a letter of intent from a Spanish Fork High School wide out who could be the Cougars' next big deep threat.

"The first time I met with [BYU coaches] they looked at me more as an X-receiver," said Jordan Smith. "Coach Anae said that is were they wanted me to play because I'm a big receiver with speed that can go long. I ran a 4.51 during junior day at BYU. I feel a lot faster over the off-season. I've been working out with Matt Christensen my coach. We did a lot of agility drills and timed our forty... Recommended Stories