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BYU football: Phil Ford has change of plans; plans LDS mission after graduation

by | May 31, 2012

Saints & Sports

A few weeks ago, Phil Ford was resolute in stating his desire to join BYU’s football program upon graduating from Iowa Western Community College in May 2013. Well, those plans have now changed.

Cougar coaches responded quickly to Ford’s interest in playing for their program by flying out to evaluate and talk to the 6-foot-6, 330 offensive line prospect. BYU offensive line coach Mark Weber informed Ford that they were interested and encouraged him to raise his grade point average, shed some pounds and to keep in touch throughout the season.

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