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Oregon State is true test for BYU’s Riley Nelson

Last weekend, for the first time in nearly five years, quarterback Riley Nelson played every offensive series of a game for his team.

The issue, continuing to play itself out Saturday when BYU visits Oregon State, is how long that will last.

This is the real test for Nelson, the game that will determine if he’s any kind of long-term solution for the BYU offense. He may become just a sidebar story to this season as a No. 2 QB who rescued a win over Utah State, played adequately to beat San Jose State and then handed the ball back to Jake Heaps.

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