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Ranking the best season by a quarterback in BYU history

A look at who had the best season as a signal caller in BYU history. Read more »

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Mental strength coach helping BYU

BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall is taking advantage of as many resources as possible to help his football program — including bringing aboard a man who holds the title of “mental strength... Read more »

6 hours ago

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College football: Idaho State coach not expecting to shock the world and beat Utes

Idaho State head football coach Mike Kramer has been around the game long enough to know that, while upsets often occur, it's pretty doubtful one will take place Thursday when the Bengals —... Read more »

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Strange call leaves some scratching their heads at Salt Lake Bees game

A strange occurence that involved an obstruction call led to the New Orleans manager getting thrown out before eventually getting his way. Read more »

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High school football: Rain, a new baby and a nail-biter make for exciting Highland opener

Highland High earned a thrilling last-second win over Mountain Crest on the field in Week 1, and things were even more exciting for the Rams off the field. Read more »

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High school girls soccer: Timpanogos edges region rival Skyline in state championship rematch

Defending state champ Timpanogos picks up right where it left off in last year's state title match against region foe Skyline with a narrow 1-0 victory over the Eagles. Read more »

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Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Jake Hannemann, ex-Ute Tyler Wagner named to Arizona Fall League rosters

Former BYU outfielder Jake Hannemann and former Utah pitcher Tyler Wagner were each named to Arizona Fall League rosters Tuesday, joining a slew of baseball's top prospects. Read more »

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NFL cuts tracker: Former Cougars So'oto, Fangupo among locals to be released (updated)

Vic So'oto was released by the Steelers Tuesday morning as teams around the league are making cuts to reduce their rosters to a maximum of 75 players by today's 2 p.m. MDT deadline. Later in the... Read more »

12 hours ago

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Mormon teen, future U. gymnast earns silvers at national championship

High school senior Mykayla Skinner earned two silver medals at the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships last weekend. She also won fifth place in the all-around, and was named to the Senior... Read more »

13 hours ago

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Utah Jazz adding 2 more free agent players to roster

The Utah Jazz have signed 6-10 forward Brock Motum and are expected to announce the signing of 6-5 guard Toure' Murry. Read more »

13 hours ago

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NBA unveils new rules to make baselines safer

The NBA is expanding the area that must be clear behind the basket and cutting the number of photographers along the baseline in an effort to improve player safety. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Peavler: Why the UConn game won't be a repeat of Virginia

As BYU prepares for the University of Connecticut, some Cougar fans can't help but think about last season's 19-16 loss vs. Virginia. However, the circumstances are different this time around. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Slow down! Refs want to hit pause on up-tempo play

The quarterback throws toward the sideline, where a receiver hauls the pass in, gets two feet down and flips the ball to the official. Read more »

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Sarkisian: USC looking into Shaw's heroic story

Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian says the school is investigating defensive back Josh Shaw's story that he injured both of his ankles jumping off a balcony to save his nephew from drowning. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Westminster volleyball: Griffins travel to Asics/Wyndham Labor Day Classic

The Westminster women’s volleyball team returns to action this weekend when it travels to Southern California for the Asics/Wyndham Hotels Labor Day Classic hosted by Concordia. Read more »

18 hours ago

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Steve Smith brings leadership and talent to Ravens

Steve Smith has played 13 NFL seasons, loves to talk about football and craves winning. Read more »

18 hours ago

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BYU Cougars video: Jeff Call tells us what to look for in the week leading up to UConn

Deseret News BYU beat writer Jeff Call shares his observations and insight as BYU prepares to face UConn on Friday. Read more »

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The good, the bad and the most likely: Projecting the 2014 football season for Utah

Projecting how the Utah Utes will fare during the 2014 football season, including the best-case, worst-case and most likely scenario. Read more »

21 hours ago

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Utah quarterback Travis Wilson says he's OK with not being a captain this year

Utah quarterback Travis Wilson wasn't named a captain this year, but he's happy for fellow offensive players Dres Anderson and Junior Salt, who are two of the Utes' five captains. Read more »

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Salt Lake Bees shortstop Shawn O'Malley getting some help from Katy Perry

Shawn O'Malley earned an All-Star nod this season walking up to a Katy Perry song. A recent change in music preluded a drop-off in play. Coincidence? Read more »

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EA Sports puts Damian Lillard on the cover of NBA Live 15

Damian Lillard's rise from little-known Weber State prospect to NBA star continues with his announcement that he will grace the cover of EA Sport's NBA Live 15. Read more »

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High school sports: Preps of the week

KINKADE WILDMAN, Logan, football: It wasn't the most efficient performance ever, but Logan's senior quarterback sure made the big plays when he needed to last Friday in a 42-16 victory over Bear... Read more »

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Utes basketball: College basketball stats analyst rates Delon Wright as the No. 1 player in 2014-15

College basketball statistical expert John Pudner says Utah guard Delon Wright is the No. 1 player in the nation this upcoming season, according to Reid Forgrave of FOX Sports. Read more »

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High school volleyball: Defending champ Timpview opens season No. 1, but T-Birds' focus is on the present

The Timpview T-Birds return much of last year's state championship team, but their coach said they're totally focused on the new season ahead of them. Read more »

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