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BYU Football Fall Camp Countdown: Wide Receivers Preview

BYU wide receiver Gunner Romney scores a TD against Hawaii at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Scott G. Winterton, Deseret News

PROVO, Utah – The countdown to BYU football fall camp rolls on with the Cougar Tracks podcast.

Every day on the podcast a different position is sized up as the Cougars prepare for the 2019 football season.

The next position preview we’re looking at is the wide receivers.  This is a position group that has generated some questions heading into camp.  Who will be the top targets from this group for quarterback Zach Wilson?  Will anyone emerge as a number one wide receiver?  Is it needed to have a number one receiver?

Show notes for this episode of the Cougar Tracks Podcast.

(2:39):  Countdown to BYU Football Fall Camp:  Wide Receivers preview

(3:13):  Is it critical to have a number one wide receiver emerge out of fall camp?

(5:04):  What the status of Neil Pau’u?

(7:18):  The starters at wide receiver heading into camp:  Gunner Romney, Talon Shumway, Aleva Hifo

(10:26):  Will BYU have competitive depth at this position group?

(10:58):  Next in line after the starters:  Dax Milne and Micah Simon

(15:17):  New faces:  Keanu Hill, Luc Andrada, Javelle Brown


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(18:29):  Talmage Gunther and Brayden Cosper

(19:50):  Preferred walk-ons and position change walk-ons.

(20:39):  Overall thoughts on the position group.

Listen to the entire episode and preview of the wide receiver position on the Cougar Tracks podcast below.

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Mitch Harper is a BYU Insider for KSLsports.com and host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast and Cougar Sports Saturday (Saturday from 12-3 pm) on KSL Newsradio. Follow him on Twitter: @Mitch_Harper.