NFL locals photo gallery: Ansah grabs a sack and Da Beard returns to Pittsburgh

Defensive linemen with Utah ties stole the spotlight among local athletes during Thursday's final day of the NFL...

Donald Trump says his Buffalo Bills bid unlikely to win

Donald Trump says he is unlikely to be the next owner of the Buffalo Bills because he's "not going to do something totally stupid" to make the team his. Read more »

July 29, 2014


Former Ute Zane Beadles donates $750,000 to Utah football

Former Utah offensive lineman Zane Beadles is giving back to his old school in a big way. Read more »

July 28, 2014


Denver fans finally get to see the AFC champions

Their plans for a tickertape parade through downtown Denver scuttled by a miserable performance in the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos hadn't heard the roar from supportive fans in more than six... Read more »

July 27, 2014


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


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 »

July 24, 2014


Wayne hoping Colts get off to fast start

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

July 23, 2014


Rock On: Utah has LeBron Syndrome

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

July 21, 2014


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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