> People > Joe Sampson The latest news from Live National Signing Day coverage, news on the latest college football commits, top prospects and analysis from Scout. College sports, NFL, hunting, fishing & more. > People > Joe Sampson en-us Copyright © 2016 and All rights reserved. This website is an unofficial and independent source of news and information, and is not affiliated with any school, team or league. Sun, 07 Feb 2016 03:50:38 GMT > People > Joe Sampson RSS Engine v1.1 (Server:CAMWEB03) 60 Cougar Conversations: Joe Sampson Along with receiver Cody Hoffman, safety Joe Sampson missed four consecutive days of fall camp after practicing the first day. On Wednesday he and Hoffman were back after serving their suspension for violating team rules, and after previously being with the first-team defense, Sampson ran with the threes. Sampson spoke to the media after practice about returning. 2047 Matt Hodge Wed, 08 Aug 2012 19:11:00 GMT 0 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout The strength of Sampson Joe Sampson looks to play various roles on the defense this year as the Cougars look to advance and polish the 3-4 defense with new packages that will play key roles this season. It's an advancement that has even helped quarterback Riley Nelson hone his passing skills even more. 2047 Talo Steves Fri, 03 Aug 2012 21:37:00 GMT 0 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout Sampson happy to be back in action The first day of spring camp brought out the battle in many as coaches mixed and matched players in an effort to see who can do what and where. The defense came out and set the tone early during the team scrimmage portion of the first day of spring practice. Joe Sampson got his chance to call the shots at the free safety position in what was a heated first day. 2047 Talo Steves Tue, 06 Mar 2012 19:16:00 GMT 1 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout Joe Sampson moved to safety Last week, cornerback Joe Sampson was moved from cornerback to safety. The move, which is to Sampson's liking, came to ensure more safety depth and allows the coaches to put his talents to further use. 2047 Talo Steves Wed, 09 Nov 2011 22:04:00 GMT 1 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout Sampson enjoying the ride Cornerback Joe Sampson had other opportunities where he could have played football, but in the end he chose the Cougars of BYU. As he prepares to face Utah State on yet another Friday game, Sampson's short time at BYU so far has been fulfilling and everything he thought it would be. 2047 Talo Steves Mon, 26 Sep 2011 20:05:00 GMT 1 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout What contribution can Sampson bring? Joe Sampson wasn't able to transfer midyear and participate in spring ball, but he is set to arrive in Provo by the end of this month. So what can he add to the strong safety position and a defensive backfield that looks to be relatively deep and talented? 2047 Brandon Gurney Tue, 03 May 2011 00:45:00 GMT 0 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout 2010 Position Review: Cornerbacks Shutdown corners are the desire of every defensive coordinator and this year, several physically-gifted athletes signed letters-of-intent with four year schools. Here's a look at who ended up where and who promises to be a big contributor this fall... 2047 Scott Eklund Thu, 07 Apr 2011 14:19:00 GMT 1 87 JC Football jcfootball Allen Chapman Scout Sampson preparing for BYU It's been a while since he's actually strapped on a football helmet, but future BYU defensive back Joe Sampson can't wait to get to Provo. In fact, the former San Mateo Junior College defensive back – who played there for two years – has been preparing to hit BYU's fall camp like a bomb shot out of a cannon. 2047 Talo Steves Thu, 17 Feb 2011 00:43:00 GMT 0 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout Logan Excited About Sampson Commit Last year, Cougar cornerback Brian Logan brought his pass-coverage skills to the BYU secondary and defended an average of 1.31 passes per game, good for second in the nation. Over this past weekend, Logan's cousin Joe Sampson committed to BYU after watching the Cougars beat the Huskies in LaVell Edwards Stadium. 2047 Talo Steves Thu, 09 Sep 2010 16:33:00 GMT 0 338 BYU byu Brian Logan Scout Joe Sampson impressed with BYU Joe Sampson from San Mateo Junior College in California took his official trip to BYU over the weekend and came back with very positive impressions. Sampson is the cousin of Cougar cornerback Brian Logan, so he was obviously well briefed on BYU prior to his visit. So did his official trip experience match up with what his cousin described to him? 2047 Brandon Gurney Sun, 05 Sep 2010 22:50:00 GMT 1 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout Sampson to Take Visits Prior to Decision San Mateo defensive back Joe Sampson has two scholarship offers, one from BYU and the other from Utah. He will be taking official visits to both schools in order to help him decide between the two. 2047 Talo Steves Wed, 28 Jul 2010 01:34:00 GMT 1 338 BYU byu Joe Sampson Scout CSM DB will sit in 2010 to save eligibility He's taken a circuitous route to where he is right now and this fall, College of San Mateo S Joe Sampson (6-0, 205) will need sit in order to save a year of eligibility. got the story on the talented defensive back who can play almost anywhere in the secondary and he updated us on things including which two Mountain West schools have already ponied up offers... 2047 Scott Eklund Wed, 16 Jun 2010 15:03:00 GMT 1 87 JC Football jcfootball Joe Sampson Scout