Boise St fans support kicker with Facebook page

Boise State fans have a message for kicker Kyle Brotzman: We

still love you.

A Facebook page titled The Bronco Nation Loves Kyle Brotzman

popped up online Saturday, less than 24 hours after Brotzman missed

two short field goals in Boise State’s 34-31 overtime loss at


Under a photo of the senior following through on a kick from an

earlier game is the caption: Thanks, Kyle, for all you’ve done for

the Broncos.

As of Saturday night, 5,462 people had clicked the Like button

on the page and hundreds of supportive messages had been


Brotzman, the school’s career scoring leader, missed a 26-yard

field goal with 2 seconds left in regulation that would have won

the game against Nevada and kept Boise State unbeaten. He also

missed from 29 yards out in overtime.