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Recent articles by Tom:

Boise State football: Special teams are a thing

Here is today’s Scott Slant column. It’s a difficult day in Boise. Read on if you like, and please keep Monday's victims in your thoughts. → Read More

Boise State football: Just a blip in Dickey’s vision

Jeramiah Dickey knows Boise State football will recover in time. He’s focused on long-term facilities upgrades. → Read More

Boise State football: The curveballs keep on comin’

CT Thomas had been a staple of the Boise State wide receivers room since 2017. Thomas is no longer a part of it, and his Broncos career is over. → Read More

Boise State football: A streak that really matters

When Boise State beat New Mexico State in 1998 to clinch its first winning season in, coach Dirk Koetter said, “Mark this moment.” It’s certainly relevant right now. → Read More

Boise State football: One ‘standard’ comes into question

There was a revelation after Boise State’s loss to Air Force that was startling, if you’ve been following the program throughout the 21st century. → Read More

Boise State football: About that Air Force passing game

The dangers of the Air Force triple-option have been hammered home. In case you’ve forgotten (and Boise State surely hasn’t) there’s another option out there. → Read More

Boise State football: 'You can only hope to contain it'

Defending Air Force’s triple-option can take a mental toll after four quarters. Boise State can’t stop it, but the Broncos have contained it in recent years. → Read More

Boise State football: No. 21 in the top spot now?

Now that the Boise State has shown signs of life in the running game, what will the reality be against Air Force? The running backs group is looking a lot like 2020 → Read More

Boise State football: Meet Alexander Teubner

Boise State has a history of one-time walk-ons who become fan favorites through sheer grit. The latest had to fill in for the Broncos’ best defensive player at BYU. → Read More

Boise State football: That’s why they play the games

The Boise State Broncos had been through the ringer in the fickle court of public opinion. So they made practice last week their platform for improvement. → Read More

Boise State football: Baylor Romney, the sequel?

One of the possible scenarios Saturday in Provo: Jacob Conover will be this year’s Baylor Romney in the BYU-Boise State game. → Read More

Boise State football: The price of realignment

College football rivalries are a big deal. Until something more important comes along. → Read More

Boise State football: Where to from here?

It appears we’re going to be in a lot of “first time since” situations during this Boise State football season. The big one right now has to do with a 2-3 record. → Read More

Boise State football: Is the rivalry revived?

Boise State has played 43 games against Nevada, more than any other opponent in its history. But the series has not been continuous, hence the faded rivalry. → Read More

Boise State football: Pride in the receivers room

Boise State has been building this wide receiver group for years. And it’s a good one. But is it the best in the Mountain West? → Read More

Boise State football: Rushing Carson Strong

There hasn’t been a lot of focus on Boise State’s pass rush through the first four games of the season. But now’s as good a time as any to bring it up. → Read More

Boise State football: Red zone resolve

Lots of yards—not a lot of points. That’s the storyline for the Boise State defense so far this season. Since UCF, the Broncos have allowed 13, 21 and three points. → Read More

Boise State football: Take what they give you

Boise State didn’t want a 1-3 start, nor an 0-1 start in Mountain West play. So on Saturday at Utah State, the Broncos pulled out all the stops. → Read More

Boise State football: The goals are still ahead

There’s been one resounding win and two tough losses for Boise State in September. But the Mountain West is a clean slate, and the Broncos hope for a new beginning. → Read More

Boise State football: No margin for error on D-line

The defensive line was supposed to be one of the most talented and deepest position on the squad this season. The depth aspect has taken a hit three games in. → Read More