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Rock On: Utah has LeBron Syndrome, plus Jimmer and more

Plus, a new uniform option BYU should consider ... all things considered.

Commentary: Pacific Northwest apprenticeship over, Sarkisian settles in at USC

LOS ANGELES — Steve Sarkisian worked the various venues of Pac-12 football media days here Wednesday, walking a fragile line between diplomacy and bombast. “I wake up every... Read more »

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Wayne hoping Colts get off to fast start

Reggie Wayne is revved up and ready to get started on football. Read more »

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Rock On: Utah has LeBron Syndrome

Plus, a new uniform option BYU should consider ... all things considered. Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Former BYU defensive lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna signs with New England Patriots

The New England Patriots announced Monday they have signed the former BYU standout, who was released by the New York Giants in June. Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Former Ute star Paul Kruger hosts leadership academy at Camp Williams

Former Ute and current Cleveland Browns standout didn't want to host a football camp, and opted for something '10 times better.' Read more »

July 19, 2014

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50 days until kickoff: Players with Utah ties set to head to NFL training camps

Here's a look at players with Utah ties on NFL rosters as of Wednesday, with rookies noted, and the training camp reporting dates for all 32 teams. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Former Utah State standout Bobby Wagner says Broncos ‘looked scared’

Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner delivered another shot on the Denver Broncos, saying Tuesday they “looked scared” during Seattle’s 43-8 victory in the Super Bowl. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Former BYU cornerback Tim McTyer hoping his star shines in Hollywood

Since his retirement from the NFL, former BYU star cornerback Tim McTyer has been keeping busy in a variety of pursuits. Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Montana to Young to Montana to Garcia? Yes, this 49ers quarterback play really happened

Candlestick Park was given its sendoff by the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday, and near the end of the final game in its storied history — a flag football game pitting past NFL stars —... Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Judge approves NFL concussion settlement

The ruling by U.S. District Judge Anita Brody in Philadelphia came about two weeks after the NFL agreed to remove a $675 million cap on damages. Brody had previously questioned whether that would... Read more »

July 7, 2014

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Unplugged: Former USU, NFL great Rulon Jones enjoys life in the great outdoors

Former Utah State and NFL defensive end Rulon Jones is about as far away from football as a guy can get these days. The Utah native has built a second career as owner of large hunting ranches in... Read more »

July 5, 2014

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Dolphins' Dion Jordan suspended 4 games by NFL

Dion Jordan of the Miami Dolphins has been suspended for the first four games of the season after testing positive for a stimulant prohibited under the NFL's policy on use of performance-enhancing... Read more »

July 3, 2014

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Johnny Manziel's playbook: hanging with Justin Bieber

Cleveland's rookie quarterback, whose social life has overshadowed his NFL arrival, posted photographs on Twitter of him and Justin Bieber. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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Amy Donaldson: Sister's subtle racism experience provides convincing case for eschewing ethnic sports mascots

Seeing the subtle racism that dogged my sister convinces me there isn't an appropriate way to embrace sports mascots like the Washington Redskins. Read more »

June 29, 2014

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Paralympic star Josh Sweeney earns 1st Tillman Award

When retired Marine Sgt. Josh Sweeney recounts his inspirational journey following an explosion that took both his legs in Afghanistan, he leaves out an important detail: His gold-medal winning goal. Read more »

June 26, 2014

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NFL agrees to remove cap on concussion damages

A revised settlement agreement filed in federal court in Philadelphia also eliminates a provision that barred anyone who gets concussion damages from the NFL from suing the NCAA or other amateur... Read more »

June 25, 2014

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New developmental football league launching in fall

The Fall Experimental Football League plans to launch in October as a developmental league, with no NFL affiliation but with lots of intriguing ideas. Read more »

June 20, 2014

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Jim McMahon honored for work to make sports safer

Jim McMahon got another rousing ovation in Chicago. The "Punky QB" who once helped the Bears win a championship heard the cheers as he was honored Wednesday by the Sports Legacy Institute... Read more »

June 19, 2014

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Sports world has long history of changing nicknames

sometimes, but not always — the nicknames of sports teams change along with them. Read more »

June 19, 2014

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U.S. Patent Office: Redskins name 'disparaging,' federal trademark must be canceled

The U.S. Patent Office ruled Wednesday that the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled. Read more »

June 18, 2014

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Steeler greats honor esteemed coach Chuck Noll

The lessons Chuck Noll passed down to his players — maxims that often applied as much to life as to football — are tacked on the wall in Mike Mularkey's office. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Former BYU, Chicago Bears QB Jim McMahon opens up about dementia

At his darkest moments a few years ago, when the pain in his head was just about too much to bear, former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon thought about killing himself. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Timpview High's Xavier Su'a-Filo signs with Houston Texans

Xavier Su'a-Filo, the former UCLA and Timpview High offensive lineman, has signed his rookie contract with the Houston Texans, as first reported by ESPN's Adam Caplan. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Tony Gwynn remembered as one of baseball's greats

Reaction to the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn. The former San Diego Padres outfielder died Monday of cancer at 54. "Major League Baseball today mourns the tragic loss of Tony Gwynn, the... Read more »

June 16, 2014

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