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Junior Devontae Booker is now the top Runnin' Ute

Performance against Wazzu elevates junior college transfer Devontae Booker to the top of Utah's depth chart.

Mike Leach, the most interesting man in college football

Mike Leach is a graduate of BYU who has overseen high-powered offenses wherever he has coached and is an interesting man on and off the field. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Utah football notes: Starting cornerbacks transitioning well for the Utes

Eric Rowe and Dominique Hatfield are making a successful adjustment as Utah prepares to host Washington State. Read more »

Sept. 25, 2014

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Washington State head coach Mike Leach quotes

Quotes from Washington State coach Mike Leach's autobiography "Swing Your Sword." Read more »

Sept. 25, 2014

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Utah's Dres Anderson is free as a bird

Addition of strong complementary players at wideout has created chances for Dres Anderson to join elite group of receivers. Read more »

Sept. 25, 2014

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Utah enemy camp: 5 questions with a Washington State beat writer

In preparation for Utah's Pac-12 opener, the Deseret News caught up with Britton Ransford, publisher at WazzuWatch.com of Yahoo! Sports rivals network, to get the lowdown on all things Washington... Read more »

Sept. 25, 2014

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Utes gearing up to take on nation's top passing team

Washington State is averaging nearly 500 yards in the air per game, and the Utes know they'll have to be at their best to beat the Cougars. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Unbeaten Ute soccer team still relies on local talent

The Utah women's soccer team, which is unbeaten in 2014, still relies on local talent with more than half the team hailing from Utah. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Utes eager to turn their Pac-12 decline around

After non-conference wins over Idaho State, Fresno State and Michigan, Utah takes its best start since 2010 into Saturday's league opener against Washington State. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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BYU vs. Utah in the Miami Beach Bowl? USA Today is projecting it will happen

In its latest installment of bowl projections, USA Today is projecting that BYU and Utah will actually meet on the football field this season — in the Miami Beach Bowl. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Utah Utes senior associate athletic director Mary Bowden to retire

Mary Bowden, senior associate athletic director for student-athlete support services and senior woman administrator at the University of Utah, announced Wednesday she plans to retire. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Wilson shows warrior mentality in comeback

The most dramatic moment for the Utah offense in its victory over Michigan came in the second quarter when quarterback Travis Wilson tumbled headfirst onto the turf and was forced to make an early... Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Utes getting special play from their special teams

Utah's special teams group is among national, Pac-12 leads in several categories after three games. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Utah's defense faces a different challenge in Washington State

Pass-happy Cougars present a big departure from the task the Utes faced at Michigan. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Deseret News Sports Report Podcast

The Deseret News is pleased to introduce the first edition of the Deseret News Sports Report Podcast. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Red and Blue Recruits: Branden Bowen commits to Utah, BYU plays host and USU adds a Logan local

Utah scored a big commitment in Corner Canyon's Branden Bowen, BYU recruits flock to the Virginia game and Utah State adds a local receiver. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Utah Utes video: Dirk Facer tell us what to look for as Utes open Pac-12 play against Washington State

Utah is coming off a 26-10 win over Michigan to improve to 3-0 on the season. The Utes now return home to kick off Pac-12 play against Washington State on Saturday. Deseret News beat writer Dirk... Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Report: Former Utah tight end Jake Murphy works out for Ravens, won't sign with team

The Baltimore Sun's Aaron Wilson reported that former Utah tight end Jake Murphy worked out for the Ravens Tuesday but will not sign with the team. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014

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Ute coach Kyle Whittingham congratulates former BYU teammate Jim McMahon on Hall induction

Pair were captains together with the Cougars. Quarterback to enter the school's Hall of Fame and have his No. 9 retired. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Utah quarterback Travis Wilson wearing his toughness on his face

Starting quarterback bounced back from a scary hit to help lead the Utes past Michigan, 26-10. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Pac-12 conference is off to strong start in 2014

The Pac-12 conference is off to a strong start for the 2014 football season with a 29-4 non-conference record with five teams in the top 25 and nine in the top 40. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Rock On: How Durant can really speak to Mailman

Also, LaVell Edwards and Ron McBride give their thumbs up to nostalgia. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery, Week 3: Alex Smith, Eric Weddle post strong numbers in victory

A pair of former Utes — Alex Smith with the Chiefs and Eric Weddle with the Chargers — helped their respective teams earn victories during Week 3 of the NFL season. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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BYU moves up to No. 20/21 in the AP and Coaches Poll, Utah earns votes in both polls

BYU moved up in both major polls after defeating Virginia on Saturday, and Utah earned some votes after dominating Michigan at the Big House. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Utah football: Utes' Paul, Phillips earn weekly Pac-12 honors

Gionni Paul was named the Pac-12's defensive player of the week while Andy Phillips earned the special teams honor for their efforts in the Utes' 26-10 victory at Michigan on Saturday. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Former Ute C.J. Cron fighting for a playoff roster spot

The Los Angeles Angels are American League West divisional champs and former Utah slugger C.J. Cron did his part to help the Angels clinch their first division title since 2009. Read more »

Sept. 21, 2014

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