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[6 Jan 2011 | 38 Comments | ]
What Heaps and Detmer Have In Common — and Why Opponents Should Be Scared

I was a short, skinny cornerback for my football team in 8th grade when an unknown player by the name of Ty Detmer casually jogged onto the field in what is now known as Lavell Edwards Stadium.
Detmer would win the coveted Heisman Trophy in 1990 in record fashion, by destroying secondaries and slicing and dicing defensive masterminds.
When top-ranked Miami came to town and hoisted their fingers in the air that they were No. 1, all Detmer did was go out and will the team to victory, and immediately he entered …

Articles by Mekeli Wesley, BYU Basketball Articles, DSB Analysts' Articles, Featured, Headline »

[15 Dec 2010 | 9 Comments | ]
BYU “Bigs” Getting it Done by Committee

With all of the focus on Jimmer and the incredible talent he is, teams are going to build their game plan around stopping him, and the BYU big men need to take advantage.
Noah Hartsock has come out this season and has solidified himself as the starting power forward with some very solid play!
Noah is averaging 10 points., 5.6 rebounds and 2 blocked shots per game (3rd best in the MWC).
Although Noah is not the most physical power forward, he does has a very nice shooting touch, is a decent athlete …

Articles by Eric Drage, Bowl Games, BYU Football Articles, DSB Analysts' Articles, Featured, Headline »

[15 Dec 2010 | 19 Comments | ]
Eric Drage: BYU Football – Then and Now

Let me start by saying I am excited to be a part of Deep Shades of Blue!
Thanks to Brett for the invite and I look forward to sharing the little bit of knowledge and insight I have. I hope to be able to provide you with a player’s perspective, even if it is “very old school”!
I am excited about the Cougs making it to a bowl, regardless of the situation. The extra practice time will be invaluable to such a young team. Plus it will be a …

Articles by Jim Balderson, BYU Basketball Articles, DSB Analysts' Articles, Featured, Headline »

[9 Dec 2010 | 16 Comments | ]
Jimmer’s Story is Not That Unfamiliar

From the desk of Jim Balderson:
Hello everyone, this is my first post as a member of the Deep Shades of Blue team.
I am happy to share a few of my thoughts and insights on the current team and BYU basketball in general.
I am not the guy to report news, save that for Wrubell, Harmon, Franchuk, Drew etc., but rather to provide a unique insight and opinion on the current team.
I follow the team and will do my best to add some value.
Here is a quick …