The smoke enveloping the Northwest right now is symbolic of the overcast skies surrounding Boise State quarterback Brett Rypien.
The Bronco defense held Troy to 207 yards of offense as Boise State won its home opener for the 16th year in a row.
The Boise State alum immediately becomes a free agent.
KTIK’s John Patrick has dusted off a legendary old Dirk Koetter soundbite this week as ticket sales have lagged for tomorrow’s Boise State opener against Troy. We harken back to November of 2000, when the Broncos were rolling, but attendance had not quite caught fire.
Two BSU athletes are from the area hit hard by Hurricane Harvey.
The Boise State Broncos are set to take on the Washington State Cougars Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
Regardless of how many people are in the stands surrounding it Saturday, Boise State considers the blue turf hallowed ground, where losses are unthinkable.