Braden Hansen

BYU Cougars #76 - Offensive Linesman

  • Height: 6-6
  • Weight: 307

Cougar Kickoff Countdown: 51 Days

Can you name at least ten All-America players from BYU? The Cougars have 51 to chose from.

BYU to the Top 20?

The BYU defense is thinner, but the offense could be healthy enough to meet the challenge of what is one hell of a 2013 schedule.

Several Cougars sign with NFL teams

After Ziggy was the only Cougar drafted, several more players have signed with NFL teams.

Ghana -> Detroit: Ziggy 5th overall to Lions

After coaching him in the Senior Bowl, the Detroit Lions' coaches made the move to draft BYU's shining star early in the first round.

Podcast 108: NFL Draft Preview, Ziggy Style


We love the NFL Draft, and we preview it with a very heavy dose of Ziggy Ansah. We also mix in Manti T'eo, Geno Smith, Matt Barkley, and Cougars who could be drafted.

BYU's Poinsettia Bowl depth chart

Here is a look at BYU's depth chart for the 2012 Poinsettia Bowl.

BYU's offensive line needs to get nasty


It's time for the BYU offensive line to begin imposing its will upon opponents. It's time to start playing with an aura of confidence. It's time to finally live up to the hype and play clean...

9-Line Prediction: Can BYU Beat Boise on the Blue?


Just a five day turnaround for the Cougars as they travel to land where dreams go to die, Boise, Idaho. My 9-Line prediction about what to expect in tonight's contest with a slew of made-up/real...

Beware: BYU's Impact Players


BYU Impact Players. BYU has four premier players on offense, defense, and special teams who are itching to make an impact. These four players could alter the game in just one play.

Dissecting Hits On Riley Nelson

A film breakdown of all five hits Riley Nelson took in the first half against Weber State. Do the plays reveal anything meaningful?

Washington State vs. BYU NFL Draft Watch Notes

Washington State heads to BYU in a game that may not excite many but does provide a look at a few worthy NFL Draft prospects. Check out our NFL Draft watch notes.

College Football Award 2012: Nagurski, Outland Watch Lists Unveiled


Of the 71 Outland Trophy watch list players, 5 hale from the Mountain West Conference, while the Nagurski Trophy has a pair of MWC players too.