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

Vic So'oto and Hebron Fangupo were released by the Pittsburgh Steelers Tuesday.

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 »

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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 »

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NFL locals photo gallery: Steve Smith scores a touchdown and Dennis Pitta loses his helmet

Former Utah wide receiver Steve Smith had a breakout game for the Baltimore Ravens, one of the highlights for Utah ties in the NFL during the third week of preseason play. Read more »



Rams QB Sam Bradford out for season with ACL tear

Rams quarterback Sam Bradford has a torn ACL in his left knee for the second straight year and is out for the season. Read more »

Aug. 24, 2014


Manziel fined $12,000 by for middle finger flip

A person familiar with the penalty says Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has been fined $12,000 by the NFL for flipping his middle finger at Washington's sideline. Read more »

Aug. 22, 2014


Preseason viewer’s guide: Clash of the Cougars in Detroit

Two former BYU defenders, Ezekiel Ansah and Kyle Van Noy, could face another ex-Cougar, Harvey Unga, when the Jacksonville Jaguars visit the Detroit Lions on Friday. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2014

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Johnny Manziel, Browns agree he's not ready to start

Johnny Manziel pulled off his orange helmet, dropped to his left knee and watched from the side as Brian Hoyer worked with Cleveland's starting offense during practice. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2014


Backup Andre Lewis gives Utes another receiving option

Senior wide receiver is the younger brother of Buffalo Bills wide receiver Steve Johnson. He's hoping to make an impact this fall. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014


Amy Donaldson: Critics of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge need to chill

There has been some criticism of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in blogs and columns. But the summer's viral sensation is about as good as it gets when it comes to fundraising. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014


Hoyer gets starting spot over rookie Manziel

Brian Hoyer barely held on to the starting job. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014


Reports: Former BYU star Brett Keisel agrees to re-sign with Steelers after declining invite from Cardinals

Former BYU defensive end Brett Keisel ended a busy day by going back to the NFL team he's always called home: the Pittsburgh Steelers. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014


Johnny Manziel's gesture taints Browns' loss to Redskins

Manziel raised his middle finger toward the opponents' bench as he returned to the huddle late in the third quarter of Monday night's 24-23 loss to the Washington Redskins. Truth be told, it was... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014


Former Weber State offensive lineman Pat McQuistan signs with Atlanta Falcons

Pat McQuistan joined his seventh NFL team on Monday, signing with the Falcons. He last played during the regular season in 2012 with Arizona. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Johnny Manziel struggles in Browns' loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer didn't make Mike Pettine's decision any easier. Good luck picking a starting quarterback after this mess, Coach. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014


NFL locals photo gallery: Star Lotulelei sacks Alex Smith

Two former Utah standouts faced each other Sunday, and late in the second quarter of the game, Carolina's Star Lotulelei sacked Kansas City's Alex Smith to help stop a promising drive. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014


Randy Hollis: Andre Dyson has the makings of being a great football coach

Former Clearfield High, University of Utah and NFL standout Andre Dyson has taken over the Falcons' reins this year, and he is determined to instill the right mindset that will help put this... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014


Unfinished business: Former BYU standout Dennis Pitta eager to get back on the field for the Ravens

Baltimore Ravens standout credits former BYU coach Mike Empey for helping him make transition to tight end. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Former Cougar Harvey Unga signs with Jacksonville Jaguars

Harvey Unga is back on an NFL roster as the Jacksonville Jaguars announced they've signed BYU's all-time leading rusher. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014


Preseason viewer’s guide: 10 Utah ties in NFL face off in Lions-Raiders matchup

Among the top games this week for locals in the NFL is the Detroit Lions' game against the Oakland Raiders, which features seven rookies with Utah ties and 10 overall. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014


Lions' Ansah getting ready to return

There's a bit of turmoil on the inside of the Detroit Lions' defensive line. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014


Former Cougar Ezekiel Ansah activated off physically unable to perform list

Detroit Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah can start practicing again; the former BYU star was activated off the physically unable to perform list on Tuesday. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Mostly positive reviews for NFL's new tablets

Adjusting to new technology just isn't easy for some people, even in the NFL where everyone is trying to find that winning edge. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014


NFL locals photo gallery: Young Aggies shine, Utes score touchdowns and Van Noy makes debut

From Aggies to Utes to Cougars, it was a memorable first week of NFL preseason play for several pro players connected to the state of Utah. Read more »

Aug. 10, 2014


Preseason viewer’s guide: Will Kyle Van Noy sack Johnny Manziel?

Kyle Van Noy and the Detroit Lions take on Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns in Week 1 of the NFL preseason in the highlight game for pro players with Utah ties. Read more »

Aug. 7, 2014


Former BYU linebacker Spencer Hadley signs with Oakland Raiders

Rookie linebacker Spencer Hadley joined his second NFL team Wednesday, signing with the Oakland Raiders. Read more »

Aug. 6, 2014


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