John Beck http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ John Beck en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:39:47 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Former BYU quarterback John Beck primed to make CFL debut with B.C. Lions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605109/Former-BYU-quarterback-John-Beck-primed-to-make-CFL-debut-with-BC-Lions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605109/Former-BYU-quarterback-John-Beck-primed-to-make-CFL-debut-with-BC-Lions.html John Beck is second on the depth chart and is expected to see plenty of action during the B.C. Lions' preseason opener... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:55:09 MDT Former Cougar QB John Beck shows off his hidden talent: The Dougie http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604550/Former-Cougar-QB-John-Beck-shows-off-his-hidden-talent-The-Dougie.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604550/Former-Cougar-QB-John-Beck-shows-off-his-hidden-talent-The-Dougie.html A YouTube video from the BC Lions shows the former BYU quarterback displaying his dancing skills in a team meeting. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:25:00 MDT CougarLinks: Is John Beck the most interesting man in the CFL? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602095/CougarLinks-Is-John-Beck-the-most-interesting-man-in-the-CFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602095/CougarLinks-Is-John-Beck-the-most-interesting-man-in-the-CFL.html Former BYU quarterback John Beck is bringing his big arm and unusual background to the Canadian Football League. He might be... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:25:00 MDT Former BYU quarterback Gifford Nielsen called to be a General Authority http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626217/Former-BYU-quarterback-Gifford-Nielsen-called-to-be-a-General-Authority.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626217/Former-BYU-quarterback-Gifford-Nielsen-called-to-be-a-General-Authority.html Gifford Nielsen is a household name amongst the BYU faithful. The Provo High School product went on to become an All-American... Sat, 06 Apr 2013 16:00:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Dick Harmon: John Beck likes BYU's hire of the other Beck http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573457/Dick-Harmon-John-Beck-likes-BYUs-hire-of-the-other-Beck.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573457/Dick-Harmon-John-Beck-likes-BYUs-hire-of-the-other-Beck.html Bronco Mendenhall's hire of Jason Beck as QB coach is a smart move, according to John Beck, who uses his NFL experience to... Mon, 18 Feb 2013 16:55:00 MST BYU football's official class of 2013 roster (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572411/BYU-footballs-official-class-of-2013-roster-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572411/BYU-footballs-official-class-of-2013-roster-video.html Wed, 06 Feb 2013 07:30:00 MST BYU football: Why Cougar quarterbacks just can't seem to stay healthy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563986/BYU-football-Why-Cougar-quarterbacks-just-cant-seem-to-stay-healthy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563986/BYU-football-Why-Cougar-quarterbacks-just-cant-seem-to-stay-healthy.html John Beck and Max Hall started 63 of 64 games from 2005 to 2009, according to Cougar Tracks. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 10:17:29 MDT BYU roundup: John Beck bounced from Texans' roster; Bryan Kehl picked up Chiefs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563768/BYU-roundup-John-Beck-bounced-from-Texans-roster-Bryan-Kehl-picked-up-Chiefs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563768/BYU-roundup-John-Beck-bounced-from-Texans-roster-Bryan-Kehl-picked-up-Chiefs.html BYU sports news from the web for Thursday BYU sports news from the web for Thursday BYU sports news from the web for Thursday Thu, 04 Oct 2012 12:36:16 MDT Former BYU, Utah football players have mixed views on rivalry hiatus http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765589061/Former-BYU-Utah-football-players-have-mixed-views-on-rivalry-hiatus.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765589061/Former-BYU-Utah-football-players-have-mixed-views-on-rivalry-hiatus.html A hiatus — a real-life timeout — is now scheduled in the BYU-Utah football rivalry? Tue, 10 Jul 2012 22:26:50 MDT Dick Harmon: John Beck gets a new start in the NFL with the Houston Texans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765578877/John-Beck-gets-a-new-start-in-the-NFL-with-the-Houston-Texans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765578877/John-Beck-gets-a-new-start-in-the-NFL-with-the-Houston-Texans.html John Beck has become a nomad quarterback in the NFL with his latest stop being the Houston Texans. Sat, 26 May 2012 20:34:48 MDT Blue roundup: Former BYU quarterback John Beck discusses future in the NFL http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550108/Blue-roundup-Former-BYU-quarterback-John-Beck-discusses-future-in-the-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550108/Blue-roundup-Former-BYU-quarterback-John-Beck-discusses-future-in-the-NFL.html Former BYU quarterback John Beck, now with the Washington Redskins, talks candidly and confidently about his pro football... Tue, 14 Feb 2012 15:41:19 MST Mormons in Sports: Brandon Davies is back http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394288/Mormons-in-Sports-Brandon-Davies-is-back.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394288/Mormons-in-Sports-Brandon-Davies-is-back.html The latest "Mormons in Sports" blog features comments from BYU center Brandon Davies and links to articles about Washington... Tue, 15 Nov 2011 05:00:00 MST Blue roundup: BYU basketball team will face hostile crowd at USU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394068/Blue-roundup-BYU-basketball-team-will-face-hostile-crowd-at-USU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394068/Blue-roundup-BYU-basketball-team-will-face-hostile-crowd-at-USU.html ESPN.com's Andy Katz writes that the BYU-Utah State game is one of the nation's biggest games on Friday night. Thu, 10 Nov 2011 12:11:24 MST Red roundup: John Beck, Alex Smith breakdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393873/Red-roundup-John-Beck-Alex-Smith-breakdown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393873/Red-roundup-John-Beck-Alex-Smith-breakdown.html Welcome to the Red Roundup! Designed to satisfy the appetite of those who don't think the Utah Utes get enough love. Mon, 07 Nov 2011 14:27:30 MST Redskins' Beck seeks that winning sensation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194079/Redskins-Beck-seeks-that-winning-sensation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194079/Redskins-Beck-seeks-that-winning-sensation.html John Beck has played in eight games since he came into the NFL in 2007. He's started six of them. Wed, 02 Nov 2011 17:00:56 MDT Rookie DL Dareus puts charge in Bills pass-rush http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193358/Rookie-DL-Dareus-puts-charge-in-Bills-pass-rush.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193358/Rookie-DL-Dareus-puts-charge-in-Bills-pass-rush.html Marcell Dareus is all smiles now that the rookie defensive lineman has put the charge back in the Buffalo Bills pass rush. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 16:30:42 MDT Blue roundup: Is BYU part of Big East plans? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393433/Blue-roundup-Is-BYU-part-of-Big-East-plans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393433/Blue-roundup-Is-BYU-part-of-Big-East-plans.html BYU roundup for Monday; conference realignment news; BYU players in the NFL, etc. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 09:19:03 MDT Bills draw cheers in Canada; beat Redskins 23-0 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193095/Bills-draw-cheers-in-Canada-beat-Redskins-23-0.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193095/Bills-draw-cheers-in-Canada-beat-Redskins-23-0.html Ryan Fitzpatrick threw two touchdowns and the Bills defense had nine sacks in a 23-0 win over the injury-riddled Washington... Sun, 30 Oct 2011 17:00:34 MDT Blue roundup: BYU vs. So. Miss or SMU in bowl game? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393037/Blue-roundup-BYU-vs-So-Miss-or-SMU-in-bowl-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705393037/Blue-roundup-BYU-vs-So-Miss-or-SMU-in-bowl-game.html One of the things about being independent is, BYU already knows where it's going bowling. Mon, 24 Oct 2011 13:23:24 MDT Mormons in sports: John Beck and the high school tuba player http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392945/Mormons-in-sports-John-Beck-and-the-high-school-tuba-player.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392945/Mormons-in-sports-John-Beck-and-the-high-school-tuba-player.html Two LDS football players are in the news: Former BYU player John Beck is starting this Sunday for the Washington Redskins and... Mon, 24 Oct 2011 05:00:00 MDT Blue roundup: Ball security will be priority for Beck, Skins http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392900/Blue-roundup-Ball-security-will-be-priority-for-Beck-Skins.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392900/Blue-roundup-Ball-security-will-be-priority-for-Beck-Skins.html John Beck has worked hard and he's been patient. Fri, 21 Oct 2011 11:51:23 MDT John Beck gets nod, will start for Redskins vs Carolina http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700189634/John-Beck-gets-nod-will-start-for-Redskins-vs-Carolina.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700189634/John-Beck-gets-nod-will-start-for-Redskins-vs-Carolina.html There's no other way to put it: Rex Grossman turned over the Washington Redskins starting quarterback job to former BYU... Wed, 19 Oct 2011 16:46:46 MDT Blue roundup: Is BYU still a candidate for Big 12? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392716/Blue-roundup-Is-BYU-still-a-candidate-for-Big-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392716/Blue-roundup-Is-BYU-still-a-candidate-for-Big-12.html Tue, 18 Oct 2011 11:19:41 MDT Redskins' Shanahan again mulls QB decision http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700189086/Redskins-Shanahan-again-mulls-QB-decision.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700189086/Redskins-Shanahan-again-mulls-QB-decision.html Even before training camp began, starting quarterback looked like a placeholder job for the Washington Redskins, who opted... Tue, 18 Oct 2011 00:08:41 MDT NFL: Rex Grossman wins Skins QB job over John Beck http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700176631/NFL-Rex-Grossman-wins-Skins-QB-job-over-John-Beck.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700176631/NFL-Rex-Grossman-wins-Skins-QB-job-over-John-Beck.html It's Rex. By the proverbial nose of the football. Mon, 05 Sep 2011 22:53:46 MDT Blue roundup: John Beck making a name for himself in D.C. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705389589/Blue-roundup-John-Beck-making-a-name-for-himself-in-DC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705389589/Blue-roundup-John-Beck-making-a-name-for-himself-in-DC.html Tue, 23 Aug 2011 10:12:53 MDT Redskins on August roll as John Beck answers call http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172376/Redskins-on-August-roll-as-John-Beck-answers-call.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172376/Redskins-on-August-roll-as-John-Beck-answers-call.html John Beck uttered words that seemed out of place in August. Sat, 20 Aug 2011 19:20:59 MDT NFL roundup: John Beck counters Rex Grossman's performance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172215/NFL-roundup-John-Beck-counters-Rex-Grossmans-performance.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172215/NFL-roundup-John-Beck-counters-Rex-Grossmans-performance.html INDIANAPOLIS — The competition for Washington's starting quarterback job is all square. Fri, 19 Aug 2011 22:33:01 MDT John Beck leads Redskins past Indianapolis 16-3 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172179/John-Beck-leads-Redskins-past-Indianapolis-16-3.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172179/John-Beck-leads-Redskins-past-Indianapolis-16-3.html John Beck led Washington to scores on its first four possessions, and the Redskins used a dominant first half to beat the... Fri, 19 Aug 2011 21:19:01 MDT Beck leads Redskins past Indianapolis 16-3 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172176/Beck-leads-Redskins-past-Indianapolis-16-3.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700172176/Beck-leads-Redskins-past-Indianapolis-16-3.html John Beck led Washington to scores on its first four possessions, and the Redskins used a dominant first half to beat the... Fri, 19 Aug 2011 20:06:37 MDT Ex-Cougar John Beck soaks in solo run as Redskins' No. 1 QB http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700168149/Ex-Cougar-John-Beck-soaks-in-solo-run-as-Redskins-No-1-QB.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700168149/Ex-Cougar-John-Beck-soaks-in-solo-run-as-Redskins-No-1-QB.html For the first five practice days of training camp, John Beck has enjoying having the Washington Redskins starting quarterback... Wed, 03 Aug 2011 14:31:10 MDT Blue roundup: Jabari Parker 'serious' about BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705388501/Blue-roundup-Jabari-Parker-serious-about-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705388501/Blue-roundup-Jabari-Parker-serious-about-BYU.html Jabari Parker is regarded as one of the top high school basketball players in the country, and he is a top prospect in the... Mon, 01 Aug 2011 13:22:02 MDT Ex-Cougar John Beck among QBs at Redskins practice http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700166891/Ex-Cougar-John-Beck-among-QBs-at-Redskins-practice.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700166891/Ex-Cougar-John-Beck-among-QBs-at-Redskins-practice.html Here's essentially all you need to know about the Washington Redskins first training camp practice: The quarterbacks were... Fri, 29 Jul 2011 12:50:52 MDT BYU roundup: Redskins QB John Beck still not household face in D.C. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705388324/BYU-roundup-Redskins-QB-John-Beck-still-not-household-face-in-DC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705388324/BYU-roundup-Redskins-QB-John-Beck-still-not-household-face-in-DC.html Former BYU quarterback John Beck appears to have found a home with the Washington Redskins, but not everybody in the nation's... Thu, 28 Jul 2011 12:21:31 MDT McNabb heading to Vikings, door opens for John Beck http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700166490/McNabb-heading-to-Vikings-door-opens-for-John-Beck.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700166490/McNabb-heading-to-Vikings-door-opens-for-John-Beck.html McNabb's time in Washington is over after only a year. Wed, 27 Jul 2011 23:43:33 MDT Former Utes, Cougars sign as NFL free agents http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700166236/Former-Utes-Cougars-sign-as-NFL-free-agents.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700166236/Former-Utes-Cougars-sign-as-NFL-free-agents.html BYU is less than two weeks away from opening fall camp. Meanwhile, a host of former Cougars will soon be returning to work... Tue, 26 Jul 2011 23:44:26 MDT Red roundup: Alex Smith, John Beck among stories to remember http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373030/Red-roundup-Alex-Smith-John-Beck-among-stories-to-remember.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373030/Red-roundup-Alex-Smith-John-Beck-among-stories-to-remember.html Fri, 20 May 2011 11:41:21 MDT Blue roundup: John Beck says he's ready to start for Redskins http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705372815/Blue-roundup-John-Beck-says-hes-ready-to-start-for-Redskins.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705372815/Blue-roundup-John-Beck-says-hes-ready-to-start-for-Redskins.html Former BYU quarterback John Beck is ready to take over the starting job for the Washington Redskins. Tue, 17 May 2011 12:14:53 MDT Jason Reid: If Shanahans go all-in with John Beck, they're taking a gamble http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700134797/Jason-Reid-If-Shanahans-go-all-in-with-John-Beck-theyre-taking-a-gamble.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700134797/Jason-Reid-If-Shanahans-go-all-in-with-John-Beck-theyre-taking-a-gamble.html At first, I dismissed the comments. I figured Washington Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan was just doing his misdirection thing... Thu, 12 May 2011 14:34:27 MDT Cougar corner: Redskins high on former Y. quarterback John Beck http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371827/Cougar-corner-Redskins-high-on-former-Y-quarterback-John-Beck.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371827/Cougar-corner-Redskins-high-on-former-Y-quarterback-John-Beck.html Tue, 03 May 2011 02:13:09 MDT