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A federal appeals court has ruled that New England Patriots Tom Brady must serve a four-game "Deflategate" suspension imposed by the NFL, overturning a lower judge and siding with the league in a... Read more »
A number of 2016 NFL Draft prospects who played collegiately at Beehive state schools have been noted over the past few days as the draft draws near Read more »
Two teams have already traded up to presumably get a signal caller, and where this year's crop of QBs are taken will dramatically influence how the first round goes. Read more »
There have been 26 players with Utah ties selected in the first round of the NFL Draft since it began in 1936. How do they stack up against each other? Read more »
The Eagles have acquired the No. 2 overall pick in next week's draft from Cleveland in exchange for five picks. Read more »
Exclusive-rights free agents Daniel Sorensen (BYU) and Kaelin Clay (Utah) signed tenders Monday with their respective teams. Read more »
There’s no sure-fire first-round NFL draft prospect from the state of Utah this year, but four colleges from around the state each have a player who could become the first instate player to... Read more »
A federal appeals court has upheld an estimated $1 billion plan by the NFL to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players, potentially ending a troubled chapter in league history. Read more »
The 27-year-old wide receiver is retiring after seven NFL seasons, Harvin's agent, Joel Segal, confirmed to The Associated Press on Friday. Read more »
NFL releases 2016 schedule: Super Bowl rematch between Panthers-Broncos opens season (+team schedules)
Super Bowl rematch. Minus Peyton Manning, of course. Read more »
Former Utah wide receiver and current Baltimore Raven Steve Smith Sr. has a simple but direct goal for the 2016 NFL season. “Finish," he said. "Finish the season." Read more »
The Tennessee Titans agreed Thursday to trade the No. 1 overall pick in this month's NFL draft to the Los Angeles Rams. Read more »
Brad Sorensen's on-again, off-again employment by the San Diego Chargers is off again, as the team released the former Southern Utah and BYU quarterback on Wednesday. Read more »
Lynn Swann is the next Southern California football great to get the chance to run the Trojans' athletic department. Read more »
The role that football plays in developing life skills was a major emphasis during the 22nd annual banquet for the Utah Chapter of the National Football Foundation on Tuesday night at UVU’s... Read more »
Newly released surveillance video shows what may have precipitated the shooting death of Saints defensive end Will Smith: Moments earlier, what appears to be his Mercedes SUV can be seen bumping... Read more »
Morning links: Former BYU TE Dennis Pitta not ready to give up; Lakers, Warriors finale tickets very expensive
Baltimore Ravens veteran isn't giving up after missing most of the last two seasons with injury; ticket prices skyrocket for Kobe Bryant's final game; Utah Jazz swingman Joe Ingles used to be a... Read more »
Former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith was shot and killed in a case of road rage by a man who had rear-ended his car, police said Sunday. Read more »
Former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith was shot and killed Saturday after a traffic accident. Read more »
A former BYU football star whose NFL career was cut short partly by concussions has now decided to devote himself to helping others with similar injuries. Late last month, Austin Collie quit his... Read more »
Austin Collie, BYU's former all-time leading wide receiver, is hanging up his football cleats after a professional career marked by promise and injuries. Read more »
Although football gets all the bad press, it's only one way to get a concussion. Here are other sports with high rates of concussion and the reason a helmet may be your most important sports gear. Read more »
Marwin Evans' athleticism draws attention, while Kyler Fackrell, Nick Vigil and Hunter Sharp try to aim higher Read more »
Utah State football will host Pro Day for outgoing Aggies on Wednesday, April 6, at the ICON Sports Performance Center and the Stan Laub Indoor Training Center on the USU campus. Read more »
Cougar infielder gets spot on prestigious list after impressive play; one NFL scout feels BYU DE could be drafted early; Cougar alum, future Olympian Jared Ward profiled. Read more »
The NFL has picked Twitter to stream its Thursday night games. Read more »
A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that quarterback Colin Kaepernick met with Broncos GM John Elway at Elway's Denver home last week to talk about restructuring his... Read more »
The NFL has demanded The New York Times retract a story that called the league's concussion research flawed and likened the NFL's handling of head trauma to the tobacco industry's response to the... Read more »
Carolina Panthers coach says players should be given a couple of days after losing the Super Bowl before meeting with the media. On the other hand, maybe they should act like grownups. College... Read more »
Utah football video: Thompson dazzles at WR in pro day, Hackett says he 'runs like a penguin' and more
Kendal Thompson showed off his dynamic athletic ability during Utah's Pro Day Thursday morning, while Tom Hackett skipped running because he wanted to avoid an injury and "runs like a penguin." Read more »
Joe Garagiola's nine-year baseball career was a modest one. His 57 years in broadcasting that followed made him one of the most popular figures in the sports world and beyond. Read more »
The San Francisco 49ers have landed an experienced left guard who could fit right in and replace departed Alex Boone. Read more »
Family concerns, trusted sources helped former Utah safety Eric Weddle find a new NFL home in Baltimore
When Eric Weddle became a free agent earlier this month after nine NFL seasons with the San Diego Chargers, there were several suitors for the former University of Utah safety. Input from those... Read more »
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker died Friday of injuries he sustained in a dirt bike crash in Miami. Read more »
Zane Beadles has agreed to a three-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers after being released by the Jacksonville Jaguars on March 3, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan. Read more »
Morning links: Jakob Poeltl, Joel Bolomboy among NCAA Tournament's 68 best players; Kalani Sitake dances
University of Utah, Weber State big men on Yahoo list; BYU football coach does The Robot at Cougars men's basketball game; former Ute Eric Weddle discusses his (lack of) beard at Ravens... Read more »
The Oakland Raiders have agreed to a contract to re-sign free agent left tackle Donald Penn. Read more »
Critics of the NFL's proposed $1 billion plan to settle concussion claims believe a league official's sudden acknowledgement of a link between football and the brain disease CTE is a game changer. Read more »
Sealver Siliga has played the past two and a half seasons for the New England Patriots, earning a championship ring in Super Bowl XLIX, while Paul Soliai joins Carolina after two seasons in Atlanta. Read more »
Three-time Pro Bowl selection joins Ravens after nine-year stint with the San Diego Chargers ended on a sour note. Read more »
Through hard work, persistence and attention to details, Doug Berry became a small-college All-American, all of which would serve him well many years later as a coach. Read more »
Mark Sanchez is getting a change of scenery and a new job description: replacing Peyton Manning. Read more »
The Browns have released troublesome quarterback Johnny Manziel. Read more »
After long being an afterthought in free agency, the Oakland Raiders have become a prime destination. Read more »
Former Utes Derrick Shelby, Sean Smith find new homes at opening of NFL free agency; Haloti Ngata re-signs with Detroit
Derrick Shelby leaves Miami Dolphins for Atlanta Falcons, while Sean Smith goes from the Kansas City Chiefs to the Oakland Raiders and Highland High alum stays with Lions. Read more »
Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon calls himself "old school," including his use of marijuana both during and after his career. Read more »
Blog projects Cougars as a four-seed in postseason tournament; NBA analyst Zach Lowe praises Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, disses team's offense; former Utah State, Washington Redskins tight end... Read more »
Calvin Johnson has retired. Read more »
Various outlets peg Runnin' Utes as a team that could make serious noise in the NCAA Tournament; video shows Motekiai Langi running while serving LDS mission; reflecting on Peyton Manning's career Read more »
His voice cracking with emotion, Peyton Manning said good bye to the game he loved at a news conference packed with friends, family and laughter. Read more »
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