Riley Nelson

BYU Cougars #13 - Quarterback

  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 199

Entering Year 3, What Can Zach Wilson Learn From Past BYU QBs?


In the last decade, BYU has gone through a pile of quarterbacks. What can Zach Wilson learn from them in year three?

BYU Football names former QB Riley Nelson as new radio game analyst


To replace veteran Marc Lyons, BYU found the flowing locks to Greg Wrubell’s chrome dome.

Top 5 overhyped BYU sports phenomena of the past 10 years


There are a lot of times when the idea is better than the reality.

BYU should start Mangum, use Taysom situationally

A QB controversy is set to hang over the BYU Football program. Maybe there is a clear way to settle the issue.

CougarCast: BYU vs. San Jose State preview

Tosh and Keith discuss how the Cougars should fare against San Jose State.

What you need to know: BYU vs San Jose Sate


BYU will travel to take on a foe that has a winning record against the Cougars.

Don't get crazy. Give Mangum room to grow

Don't let the Miracle at Memorial turn you into a crazed lunatic who treats football players like your personal jesters if Mangum happens to not become a Heisman Trophy candidate.

An ode to Christian Stewart

A summary of why I am grateful Christian Stewart strapped on the pads for BYU football in 2014.

What you need to know: BYU vs Boise State

Trying to end a three game losing streak, the Cougars will visit the "Smurf Turf".

Christian Stewart is prepared to lead the Cougars


Christian Stewart has been patiently preparing for many years to be a starting BYU quarterback. With Taysom Hill out for the season following a fractured leg, Stewart is ready to step in and lead...

'New' Bronco is just 'real' Bronco

It's taken a while, but the real Bronco Mendenhall is finally showing in public.

Cougar Kickoff Countdown: James Dye

What school did James Dye transfer from in order to come to BYU?