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Competitors relish chance to perform in front of the crowd at Days of '47 Rodeo

Rodeo competitors enjoy the atmosphere inside Energy Solutions Arena during the Days of '47 Rodeo on Saturday. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Garagiola among those feted by baseball Hall

Joe Garagiola couldn't make the festivities in person. He wasn't about to miss being part of a special moment. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Nibali set to win Tour, with 2 Frenchmen on podium

Finally cracking broad smiles after weeks of no-nonsense racing, Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France after another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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'It all came together': 30 years later, BYU players reflect on winning the 1984 national championship

Thirty years after shocking the college football world by winning the 1984 national championship, BYU will honor the players this fall who made it happen. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Refusing to lose: Robbie Bosco, BYU triumphed over adversity in 1984 Holiday Bowl

An injury, a photograph and an emotional comeback in San Diego preserved an undefeated season for a 1984 BYU team that made its own destiny. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Utah quarterback Travis Wilson cited for underage drinking

Utah junior quarterback Travis Wilson was cited and released Friday on suspicion of underage consumption of alcohol, according the Department of Public Safety and Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Utah football fall practice position preview: offensive line

The Utes will feature a line this year with four linemen that started at one point or another last season. Three of the five projected starters on Utah’s line this year are upperclassmen. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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BYU football fall practice position preview: The offensive line

Brandon Gurney kicks off his BYU fall practice preview series previewing the offensive line — a position that should see a lot of improvement in 2014. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Utah State football fall practice position preview: offensive line

While three all-Mountain West linemen (Tyler Larsen, Jamie Markosian and Eric Schultz) and two other regulars are gone, the Aggies should be able to reload. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Back for more: Utah State coach Matt Wells feels ready for 2nd season with the Aggies

In his second year as head coach, Utah State's Matt Wells feels prepared to lead the Aggies into the 2014 season. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Photo gallery: Days of '47 Rodeo continues into the weekend at EnergySolutions Arena

The Days of '47 Rodeo moved on to weekend action Friday night at EnergySolutions Arena, with events like steer wrestling, bareback riding and barrel racing entertaining the crowd. Saturday's... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Former Ute wide receiver, kick returner Reggie Dunn signs with Arizona Cardinals

Reggie Dunn joins the Cardinals after being released by the New England Patriots last month. It's Dunn's sixth team in his two-year NFL career. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Torre, Cox and La Russa manage their way into Hall

Joe Torre still needs a pinch or two, just to make sure. Torre will be inducted with fellow former managers Bobby Cox and Tony La Russa in what is a banner year for the baseball shrine. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Hall call: Thomas, Glavine and Maddux enter shrine

Frank Thomas was always driven to excel, and that sure served him well. "I was never that blue-chip prospect," he said. "I had to outwork my opponents." Thomas was elected in... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Utahn Tony Finau entering homestretch to earn PGA Tour card

Solidly perched on the top 25 money list on the Web.com Tour, Lehi's Tony Finau is resting this week before embarking on a stretch of play that could bring him status on the PGA Tour for 2015. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Healthy Robbie Findley finding form for Real Salt Lake

RSL striker Robbie Findley made his first start at Rio Tinto Stadium this season on Thursday, and his return is critical for the club as it will be without Alvaro Saborio for at least two more months. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Utah's Dres Anderson knows he'll be a marked man this season

Senior Dres Anderson is the top returning receiver in the Pac-12. He made 53 catches for 1,002 yards in 2013. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Video: See why RSL fans are excited about the signing of Sebastian Saucedo

Real Salt Lake announced Thursday that it signed 17-year-old RSL-Arizona Academy player Sebastian Saucedo to a Homegrown Player contract. The Park City resident is the first Utahn signed to a Homegrown contract. The... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Utah Jazz beef up player-development staff

West Virginia Wesleyan coach Patrick Beilein will join Quin Snyder's staff to help with player development and video work, it was confirmed to the Deseret News. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Commentary: Chris Petersen seems to have found his perfect fit at Washington

It is conspiratorial to suggest Petersen purposely tanked his interview with USC so it could then hire Steve Sarkisian, leaving vacated the comfort-fit Washington job Petersen wanted all along.... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Deseret News Classic: Marathon, half marathon, 10K and 5K results

Explore the full race results from the Deseret News Classic races including placements, times and pace on the Deseret News Classic searchable database. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Navardauskas wins Stage 19 of Tour de France

Ramunas Navardauskas of Lithuania led a late breakaway in a downpour to win the 19th Stage of the Tour de France on Friday after hitching a ride with his Garmin-Sharp teammates. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Playoffs ‘almost impossible’ for Mountain West teams

The CFP touts “universal access” because it will include the top four teams in the country regardless of conference affiliation. In reality, the consensus is that no team from the... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Olympic gold medalists team with sponsors as they prepare for 2018

The Center of Excellence in Park City is where athletes dream of Olympic glory, but that dream is expensive. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Ranking the best draft picks in Utah Jazz history

A look at the best picks the Jazz have made in the NBA draft since they moved to Utah. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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