PROVO — BYU’s media day last month brought with it the typical buzz associated with the team and its prospects for the coming season. The team returns a lot of veteran players who are likely due for improvement along with some up-and-comers, who were talked about with optimism by both coaches and players.

So which players seem to have created the most buzz with their offseason workouts and otherwise?

Here’s a look at 10 such players who would be smart stock buys for those looking for some quick gains heading into the 2014 football season.

FIRST UP: Algie Brown, 6-1, 219, running back