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We have moved the Bronco Beat blog to a new home within our main website. Old posts will remain on this site. You can find the new posts at IdahoStatesman.com/broncobeat.

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Seven former Boise State football players wait for NFL call

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman The long wait is almost over. The NFL Draft begins with the first round at 6 p.m. Thursday — two weeks later than usual. It continues with rounds two and three at

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Join our live chat with Boise State football’s Matt Paradis this morning

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman We’ll hold a live chat to talk about Boise State football and the NFL Draft at 11 a.m. today. Former Boise State center Matt Paradis, a draft prospect from Council, will join

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Graduate assistant leaves Boise State football; Broncos, Petersen profiled in Make-A-Wish book

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman Defensive graduate assistant Kyle Ward has left the Boise State football program to take a full-time job at West Mesquite High in Mesquite, Texas, the university confirmed Tuesday. Ward’s Twitter bio lists

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Harsin answers: Tougher act to follow, Jake Plummer or Chris Petersen?

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman Campus Insiders kicked off its five-week Spring Spotlight series with a bunch of video features about the Boise State football team. Above, tailback Jay Ajayi says he wants to rush for more

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Former Boise State CB Jamar Taylor ready ‘to turn a lot of heads’ in NFL

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman Here is the third and final in my series of posts based on interviews conducted with former Boise State football players at last week’s Gridiron Social. The first installment was about Quintin

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Jeron Johnson, Austin Pettis, Chase Baker, Nate Potter on NFL careers, Boise State football program

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman Here is the second in my series of posts based on interviews conducted with former Boise State football players at last week’s Gridiron Social. The first installment was about Quintin Mikell and

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Former Boise State football players Mikell, Colledge sit in NFL limbo

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman I caught up with a bunch of former Boise State football players last week at the Gridiron Social held in conjunction with the Spring Game. I’ll post blogs based on those interviews

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Boise State football spring preview: Position previews, projected starters

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman I previewed the Boise State football team by position throughout spring ball. Here are all of those previews in one file. I’ve made a few updates, but keep in mind that some

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Boise State football Spring Game recap

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2014 Idaho Statesman Here are some quotes from the Boise State football team’s Spring Game. Below are some notes from the scrimmage (full story in Sunday’s newspaper) and attached are several videos. At the bottom

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