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Former Weber State offensive lineman Pat McQuistan signs with Falcons

Pat McQuistan joined his seventh NFL team on Monday, signing with the Atlanta Falcons.

NFL locals photo gallery: Star Lotulelei sacks Alex Smith

Two former Utah standouts faced each other Sunday, and late in the second quarter of the game, Carolina's Star Lotulelei sacked Kansas City's Alex Smith to help stop a promising drive. Read more »

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Preseason viewer’s guide: 10 Utah ties in NFL face off in Lions-Raiders matchup

Among the top games this week for locals in the NFL is the Detroit Lions' game against the Oakland Raiders, which features seven rookies with Utah ties and 10 overall. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Preseason viewer’s guide: Will Kyle Van Noy sack Johnny Manziel?

Kyle Van Noy and the Detroit Lions take on Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns in Week 1 of the NFL preseason in the highlight game for pro players with Utah ties. Read more »

Aug. 7, 2014

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Damian Lillard gives shoutout to Ogden in new Adidas ad

Damian Lillard's basketball skills have also given him a chance to use his education as a salesman. Read more »

Aug. 5, 2014

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Weber State Wildcats embrace change, excited for 2014 football season

Nine months removed from the firing of ex-head coach Jody Sears, the Weber State Wildcats have embraced a change of direction and are refreshed and excited for the start of the 2014 season. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014

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First deaf NBA player teaches kids life lessons through basketball

Lance Allred, the first legally deaf NBA player, was among the coaches hoping to teach boys who are deaf or hearing impaired about more than just basketball. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014

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A good life: Former Weber State, NFL quarterback Jamie Martin enjoys coaching, playing in a band in Missouri

Former Weber State star quarterback Jamie Martin, who spent 16 years in the NFL, now spends his time helping coach his son's high school team and playing the drums in a dad band in Missouri, where... Read more »

July 29, 2014

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Brett Hales, Lindsey Dunkley cruise to victory in Deseret News Half Marathon

SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to the Deseret News Half Marathon, Brett Hales has definitely hit his stride. After all, the former Weber State steeplechase All-American has run the... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Weber State football: Former linebacker Morales gets his chance with Carolina Panthers

Anthony Morales was getting ready to re-enroll at Weber State. Read more »

July 23, 2014

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Randy Hollis: Coaching shuffle adds intrigue to SUU-WSU football matchup

Southern Utah University head football coach Ed Lamb has nothing but respect for his three former assistant coaches who left the T-Birds' program after last season to join new head coach Jay Hill's... Read more »

July 19, 2014

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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

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SUU picked 6th, Weber State near bottom in Big Sky preseason polls

Southern Utah University has been picked to finish sixth in both the coaches and media Big Sky Conference football preseason polls, while Weber State is picked to finish 11th in the coaches and... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Weber State's Deon'tae Florence, SUU's James Cowser on Big Sky preseason team

Weber State senior cornerback Deon'tae Florence and Southern Utah junior defensive end James Cowser have been named to the 2014 Big Sky Preseason All-Conference team, which was released Monday at... Read more »

July 14, 2014

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10 with ties to Utah set for NBA Summer League play

Here's a look at the local players who will be playing for teams at the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, as well as the two players who've participated in the Orlando Summer League. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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Weber State's Joel Bolomboy will try out for Ukraine National Basketball team

Weber State's Joel Bolomboy will try out for the Ukraine National Basketball team, leaving this weekend to participate in several days of workouts. He averaged 11.0 rebounds per game, third best in... Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Report: Former Weber State standout Davion Berry to play for Trail Blazers' Summer League team

Former Weber State standout and defending Big Sky Conference MVP Davion Berry will suit up for the Portland Trail Blazers’ Summer League team, according to various media outlets. Read more »

June 29, 2014

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Many feel this year's in-state football recruiting class could be Utah's best ever

Led by two national top 100 recruits, this year's in-state prep football talent has caught the notice of most national recruiting experts. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Guest commentary: Ogden native claims world record No. 3

Weber State Hall of Fame inductee Brad Barton claimed his third world record in the men’s Masters 3,000-meter steeplechase. Barton's success is a dream come true — a dream he had given... Read more »

June 13, 2014

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NBA draft tracker: Utah Jazz pull double duty with two sets of workouts on Friday

A look at how each of the 12 players the Jazz brought in Friday for pre-draft workouts fared on their most recent team. Read more »

June 6, 2014

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Double dose of Utah Jazz workouts includes 3 former Utah college players

A former Ute, Aggie and Wildcat are among the 12 players who will participate in Friday's pre-draft workout sessions for the Jazz. Read more »

June 5, 2014

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Big Sky Conference announces new changes, including adjustments to conference basketball tournament format

The Big Sky Conference basketball tournament will feature an eighth team next season and the conference will look into breaking into divisions in some sports, conference officials announced... Read more »

June 4, 2014

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Damian Lillard, Al Jefferson named to All-NBA Third Team

Kevin Durant was a first-teamer on all 125 ballots, and made the top squad for the fifth time. Miami's LeBron James got 124 first-team votes on the way to being selected for the eighth time,... Read more »

June 4, 2014

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Local college track and field athletes set to compete in NCAA regional

BYU leads the way locally with a whopping 42 qualifiers, followed by Utah State, which will be well-represented with 18. Read more »

May 28, 2014

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Ranking the best NBA players from Utah schools: has Utah or BYU produced the most talent?

Have you ever wondered who has had the best NBA players out of all the Division 1 schools in Utah? These rankings answer that question. Read more »

May 19, 2014

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Sports BLT Top Fan Contest is underway

We're looking for the best of the best among fans. Are you worthy of the title of Top Fan? Now you have your chance to prove it. Read more »

May 19, 2014

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