There has been plenty of speculation, news and banter regarding Big 12 expansion in the last couple of days.

An editorial from the Iowa State Daily that talked about how BYU should be left out of Big 12 expansion didn’t sit well with former BYU Cougar player Brady Poppinga. So much so that he responded to the editor with some very strong opinions of his own.

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USA Today came out with a photo gallery of 16 players who are preseason Heisman Trophy candidates. Recently named BYU starting quarterback Taysom Hill was one of 10 quarterbacks pictured in the slide show.

Former Logan High School quarterback Luke Falk was also on the list.

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Fantasy football drafts are in full swing with late August upon us, giving millions of football fans around the country the chance to pick up the ideal skill-position players to win their leagues and earn bragging rights.

But what would happen if the state of Utah’s three FBS programs — BYU, Utah and Utah State — could have a fantasy draft of their own? In this case, it’s one round to choose a player from the other two schools to make their 2016 team better. Who would they select?

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