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Michigan to debut the Harbaugh era in season opener in Salt Lake City vs. Utes

Coach returns to his alma mater after successful stints at the collegiate level and in the NFL.

Utah football position preview: The linebackers have experience, energy (+video)

Utah’s linebacking corps is the one Ute position group likely to foster the most energy and leadership this season. It comes in with one of the most experienced linebacking groups in the nation. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Morning links: Can Cougars snap Cornhuskers' streak?; Utes' QB job examined; local hoopsters on national radar

BYU will try to snap Nebraska's streak of 29 straight season-opening wins; Just like in 2014, Wilson, Thompson fighting for time with Utes; Frank Jackson, Brendan Bailey, Koby McEwen on ESPN.com's... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Utah football position preview: Defensive line

Most of the origin of the “Sack Lake City” movement came from the fear Utah’s defensive line placed on opposing backfield last year. Can Utah do it again this year? Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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Doug Robinson: No days off on Utes' football schedule

The Utes will face five ranked teams this season, which would give them 19 in six years — more than the previous 16 years combined. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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Prized Ute transfer Cory Butler-Byrd object of tug of war between Utah coaches

Utah defensive back Cory Butler-Byrd only joined the Utah football program in early August, but he's already moved up to No. 1 on the depth chart — but at wide receiver or defensive back? Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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Red and blue recruits: A first look at Utes’ and Cougars’ 2016 football commits

With many states not kicking off the high school season until this week, in-state prospects who are set to go to the U. and the Y. are examined. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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2015 Heisman Trophy tracker, preseason edition: Hill, Booker and Keeton primed for big senior years

A look at the best options for the 2015 Heisman Trophy, including stars from Utah, Utah State and BYU. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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Morning links: Utes are the Pac-12's 'X factor,' Sarkisian apologizes, Lions with Utah connections are banged up

All of Utah's conference contests on list of top games; ex-BYU quarterback sorry for drunken episode; Van Noy, Ansah, Ngata are hurt. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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Ute football team's trio of talented tight ends making it tough on coaches to pick a starter

At the University of Utah, three players, Siale Fakailoatonga, Evan Moeai and Harrison Handley, are competing to start at tight end. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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Utah football position preview: Wide receivers and tight ends

With Dres Anderson and Kaelin Clay graduated and three true freshmen likely to play in their places, the biggest question mark in Utah’s offense heading into the 2015 season is the receiving... Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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Wagner, Louks or Sorensen: Which local tie's pro first topped this week's NFL action?

Bobby Wagner scored his first professional touchdown, Corbin Louks had his first career catch and score and Daniel Sorensen registered his first sack. Whose top play was superior? Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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Morning links: Alex Smith struggling; ex-Aggie Wagner finds new fortune; Burks on 'bounce back' list

Former Utes quarterback 'trying to do too much'; Seattle linebacker unchanging despite wealth; Jazz guard expected to have big year. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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Lotulelei, Mokofisi have strong lineages, names and games for the Utes

Projected starters at defensive tackle are following in the footsteps of successful relatives at Utah. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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Utah football position preview: The offensive backfield

If there is one position group Utah has the most experience heading into the 2015 season, it’s likely the backfield. Read more »

Aug. 24, 2015

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Rock On: Sarkisian runs afoul of BYU honor code

Also, so much for the bond between ex-Utes. With friends like this... Read more »

Aug. 24, 2015

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Morning links: Cougars examined by USA Today; Utes analyzed by ESPN; Kirilenko receives AK-47

BYU's 2015 football season looked at compared with other independents; "BCS busters" Utah and TCU showing they belong; former Jazzman gets gift in hometown Read more »

Aug. 24, 2015

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Utahns in baseball: ESPN revisits ex-Ute Wagner's historic road trip; Cron earning trust from MLB coaches

ESPN revisited Double-A Biloxi's wild 54-game road trip, including Tyler Wagner's call-up in a long form feature. C.J. Cron hit a go-ahead homer in the Angels' 2-1 win on Monday. Read more »

Aug. 23, 2015

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Ute offensive linemen didn't aspire to the role, but they've accepted their important fate

Not many little league football players' first choice is to play on the offensive line. But consistent quality play from that unit is critical to a team's success — and the Utes are no... Read more »

Aug. 23, 2015

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Utah Utes football position preview: The offensive line

The Utes broke fall camp with an offensive line filled with experience and depth, which could be a key factor for the offense this season. Read more »

Aug. 23, 2015

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AP preseason top 25 poll: Utah, BYU receive votes while Ohio State is No. 1

The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from the media panel in the rankings released Sunday. Read more »

Aug. 23, 2015

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As Utes conclude camp, now it's all about Michigan

School begins Monday as Utes gear up for Sept. 3 season opener against Jim Harbaugh's Wolverines. Read more »

Aug. 22, 2015

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Utah football: Newly elected Ute captains eager to lead the way

Devontae Booker, Jared Norris, Gionni Paul, Andy Phillips and Kenneth Scott were chosen by their teammates. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2015

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Morning links: Jimmer running out of chances? Kyle Whittingham appears on 'Jim Rome Show’; former BYU, USU players honored

Former BYU star's NBA struggles discussed; Utah coach hits national airwaves; Merlin Olsen, Gordon Hudson named to Football Writers Association of America anniversary squad. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2015

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Utah enemy camp insider: 5 questions with a USC expert

The Deseret News caught up with Dan Weber, who covers USC football for USCFootball.com, to discuss how the Trojans aim to meet the high aspirations of the program, as well as how two Utah natives... Read more »

Aug. 21, 2015

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Utah football: Whittingham says Utes may have had their best practice of camp

Thursday's session at Rice-Eccles Stadium went well offensively and defensively. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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