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Former NFL quarterback Ken Stabler had brain disease CTE

Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, the late NFL MVP and Super Bowl winner who is a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has been diagnosed with the brain disease CTE, Boston... Read more »

Published Feb. 3, 2016

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Boise State rallies to beat Utah State 70-67 behind Webb

James Webb III scored 19 points and Boise State rallied from 13 points down in the second half to beat Utah State 70-67 on Tuesday. Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Suns GM McDonough says team wasn't responding to Hornacek

Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough says coach Jeff Hornacek was fired because the players weren't responding to him. Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Super Bowl ads this year might stick to 'good taste'

As the Super Bowl turns 50 and faces middle age, will this be the year that advertisers stick to — gasp — good taste? Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Zika virus overshadows buildup to Rio de Janeiro Olympics

The Zika virus is overshadowing the final preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, even eclipsing concerns over deep budget cuts and severe water pollution. Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Guardiola to become Man City manager, replacing Pellegrini

Pep Guardiola and Manchester City have long been considered a likely match: Soccer's most admired coach and a club with massive spending power seeking to become the dominant force in Europe. Read more »

Published Feb. 1, 2016

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Reeling Phoenix Suns fire coach Jeff Hornacek

The Phoenix Suns have fired coach Jeff Hornacek, with the team mired in one of the worst stretches in franchise history. Read more »

Published Feb. 1, 2016

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Signing day: A look back at previous No. 1-ranked recruits

No matter which school Rashan Gary signs with, he'll have some big expectations to live up to. Read more »

Published Feb. 1, 2016

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Russell Wilson throws 3 TDs in 49-27 Pro Bowl victory

Russell Wilson threw three first-half touchdown passes to lead Team Irvin to a 49-27 victory over Team Rice in the Pro Bowl on Sunday. Read more »

Published Jan. 31, 2016

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Djokovic wins 6th Australian title; Murray loses 5th final

In five previous Australian Open wins, Novak Djokovic had never felt so much love. Read more »

Published Jan. 31, 2016

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A sampling of what NFL players told the AP about injuries

A sampling of the responses from 100 NFL players surveyed by The Associated Press about injuries: Read more »

Published Jan. 31, 2016

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This time, all the injured Denver Broncos will go, too

Ryan Clady and Jeff Heuerman didn't even make it to training camp before getting injured during offseason workouts. They're going to the Super Bowl with the rest of their teammates, though. Read more »

Published Jan. 30, 2016

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USU basketball: Fenner with 21 points, Nevada downs Aggies 89-84

Tyron Criswell scored 19 points and hit the go-ahead free throw with 2:25 remaining in the game, helping Nevada hold off Utah State, 89-84, in front of 9,659 fans Saturday night at the Dee Glen... Read more »

Published Jan. 30, 2016

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UVU basketball: Utah Valley men fall to CSU Bakersfield, 78-74

Ivory Young scored a career-high 27 points and Jaden Jackson added 13 to lead the Utah Valley men's basketball team in a 78-74 setback to WAC foe CSU Bakersfield on Saturday night at the UCCU Center. Read more »

Published Jan. 30, 2016

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D-backs send Anderson, Hill to Brewers for SS Segura, former Ute Wagner

The Arizona Diamondbacks tried to boost their lineup, getting former NL All-Star shortstop Jean Segura in a five-player trade with the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. Read more »

Published Jan. 30, 2016

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Kerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian title

Serena Williams put up both hands after sending a forehand long and high over the baseline in the first set. She wanted nothing to do with yet another unforced error in her Australian Open final... Read more »

Published Jan. 30, 2016

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Spanos says Chargers to stay in San Diego in 2016

Chargers Chairman Dean Spanos said Friday that the team will play in San Diego in 2016, and he'll work with politicians and the business community to try to resolve a long, bitter battle over a new... Read more »

Published Jan. 29, 2016

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Weber State cruises to 76-66 win over Northern Arizona

Joel Bolomboy scored 17 points and hauled in 15 rebounds to lead Weber State to a 76-66 win over Northern Arizona on Thursday night. Read more »

Published Jan. 28, 2016

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Hot-shooting Idaho State beats Southern Utah 87-68

Ethan Telfair scored 19 points and added nine assists to help Idaho State roll to an 87-68 victory over Southern Utah on Thursday night for its third-straight win. Read more »

Published Jan. 28, 2016

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UVU basketball: Utah Valley men drop 73-62 to Seattle U at UCCU Center

Marcel Davis scored a team-high 16 points and Konner Frey added 14 to lead the Utah Valley University men's basketball team in a 73-62 setback to WAC foe Seattle U on Thursday night at the UCCU... Read more »

Published Jan. 28, 2016

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Manning won't share retirement plans on eve of Super Bowl

What's whispered into Bill Belichick's ear stays in Bill Belichick's ear. Read more »

Published Jan. 28, 2016

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Former Jazzman Millsap among NBA All-Star reserves; Weber State alum Lillard snubbed

Draymond Green and Klay Thompson were picked Thursday for the Western Conference team, giving the NBA champion Golden State Warriors three All-Stars for the first time in 40 years. Read more »

Published Jan. 28, 2016

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Olympic champion Ted Ligety, a Utah native, injures knee in training crash

and world giant slalom champion Ted Ligety flew past a gate in a training session Wednesday, when he suddenly spun around and landed hard on his side. Read more »

Published Jan. 27, 2016

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Budapest city council approves venues for 2024 Olympic bid

Budapest's city council on Wednesday approved the list of venues to be included in its bid for the 2024 Olympics. Read more »

Published Jan. 27, 2016

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Cam Newton, Panthers rout Cardinals, 49-15 for NFC title

Cam Newton threw for two touchdowns and ran for two others, and Carolina's big-play defense stifled Arizona's top-ranked offense in a 49-15 romp Sunday for the NFC championship. Read more »

Published Jan. 24, 2016

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