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Depth chart: Experts and readers make All Half-Century Team picks

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The experts:

LaVell Edwards -- played for Utah State in 1950s, head coach at BYU since 1971Ron McBride -- assistant coach at Utah beginning in 1970s, head coach since 1990

Dave Arslanian -- head coach at Weber State in for 10 years, current coach at Utah State

Sark Arslanian -- head coach at Weber State from 1965-1972

Dave Kragthorpe -- played at Utah State in 1950s, asst. coach at BYU in 1970s, USU AD in 1980s

Ned Alger -- played for BYU in 1950s, coached at Utah in 1960s, asst. AD at Utah for 20-plus years

Craig Hislop -- longtime Utah State sports information director

Al Lewis -- longtime Utah State radio announcer

Bruce Woodbury -- longtime U. of Utah sports information director

Brad Larsen -- USU graduate, longtime Weber State sports information director

Dave Schulthess -- sports information director at BYU for three decades

Ralph Zobell -- BYU sports information office since 1977

John Mooney -- covered college football for Salt Lake Tribune for more than 50 years

Paul James -- Utah graduate, former Utah announcer, BYU announcer since 1965

Bill Marcroft -- Univ. of Utah radio announcer for 35 years

Mike Sorensen -- Deseret News sports writer for 20 years, college football observer since 1959.

Experts' pick

Quarterback

Jim McMahon, BYU '77-81

Running Backs

Eldon Fortie, BYU '60-62

Louis Giammona, Utah State '73-75

Lee White, Weber State '65-67

Receivers

Phil Odle, BYU '65-67

Roy Jefferson, Utah '62-64

Kevin Dyson, Utah '94-97

Tight End

Gordon Hudson, BYU '81-83

Offensive Linemen

Moe Elowonibi, BYU '88-89

Dave Costa, Utah '61-62

Len Rhode, Utah State '57-59

Nick Eyre, BYU '78-80

Ed Pine, Utah '59-61

Defensive Linemen

Merlin Olsen, Utah State '59-61

Jason Buck, BYU '85-86

Luther Elliss, Utah '91-94

Rulon Jones, Utah State '76-79

Linebackers

Al Smith, Utah State '84-86

Anthony Davis, Utah '90-91

Kurt Gouveia, BYU '83-85

Defensive Backs

Larry Wilson, Utah '57-59

Kyle Morrell, BYU '81-84

Norm Thompson, Utah '69-70

Henry King, Utah State '65-66

Return Specialist

Chris Farasopolous, BYU '68-70

Punter

Marv Bateman, Utah '69-71

Placekicker

Scott Shields, Weber State '95-98

Readers' pick

Quarterback

Ty Detmer, BYU '88-91

Running Backs

Jamal Willis, BYU '91-94

Eldon Fortie, BYU '60-62

Pete Van Valkenburg, BYU '70-72

Receivers

Glen Kozlowski, BYU '81-85

Kevin Dyson, Utah '94-97

Roy Jefferson, Utah '62-64

Tight End

Gordon Hudson, BYU '81-83

Offensive Linemen

Moe Elowonibi, BYU '88-89

Bart Oates, BYU '80-82

Dave Costa, Utah '61-62

John Tait, BYU '96-98

Nick Eyre, BYU '78-80

Defensive Linemen

Merlin Olsen, Utah State '59-61

Jason Buck, BYU '85-86

Luther Elliss, Utah '91-94

Rulon Jones, Utah State '76-79

Linebackers

Kurt Gouveia, BYU '83-85

Rob Morris, BYU '96-99

Leon White, BYU '82-85

Defensive Backs

Kyle Morrell, BYU '81-84

Larry Wilson, Utah '57-59

Tom Holmoe, BYU '79-82

Norm Thompson, Utah '69-70

Return Specialist

Vai Sikehema, BYU '80-85

Punter

Marv Bateman, Utah '69-71

Placekicker

Lee Johnson, BYU '83-84

Readers' second team

Quarterback

Steve Young, BYU '81-83

Running Backs

Eddie Johnson, Utah '84-88

Demario Brown, Utah State '96-99

Todd Christensen, BYU '74-77

Receivers

Eric Drage, BYU '91-93

Phil Odle, BYU '65-67

Mark Bellini, BYU '82-86

Tight End

Marv Fleming, Utah '60-62

Offensive Linemen

Brad Oates, BYU '73-75

Ed Pine, Utah '59-61

Gordon Gravelle, BYU '69-71

Len Rhode, Utah State '57-59

Paul Howard, BYU '70-72

Defensive Linemen

Glen Titensor, BYU '79-80

Steve Clark, Utah '78-81

Phil Olsen, Utah State '67-69

Linebackers

Shay Muirbrook, BYU '93-96

Todd Shell, BYU '80-83

Al Smith, Utah State '84-86

Anthony Davis, Utah '90-91

Defensive Backs

Scott Shields, Weber State '95-98

Harold Lusk, Utah '92-95

Omarr Morgan, BYU '96-97

Henry King, Utah State '65-66

Return Specialist

Erroll Tucker, Utah '84-85

Punter

Lee Johnson, BYU '83-84

Placekicker

Leonard Chitty, BYU '86-87