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Replacing Curtis Brown

Manase Tonga

This spring will begin the process of filling the hole left by BYU's all-time leading rusher. The good news is that many candidates have already logged a lot of playing time during games. Although the cadre of candidates at the running back position are viable replacements, matching everything Curtis Brown brought to the team should prove an arduous task.

Curtis Brown did it all. Whether it was rushing for 1000 yards in a season, leading the team in catches or in picking up blitzes, Brown was involved heavily in just about every play the Cougars ran last season. Brown finished his career as BYU's all-time leading rusher, and as the most complete running back in BYU history. Replacing Brown is not going to be easy. The effort to replace... Recommended Stories