Kyle Whittingham http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Kyle Whittingham en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:00:47 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Believe it or not: QB Travis Wilson is set to rewrite Utah's record books http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620481/Believe-it-or-not-QB-Travis-Wilson-is-set-to-rewrite-Utahs-record-books.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620481/Believe-it-or-not-QB-Travis-Wilson-is-set-to-rewrite-Utahs-record-books.html While former Utah QB Scott Mitchell currently holds most of Utah's all-time passing and total offense records, Travis Wilson... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:30:00 MST Rock On: Drama at Utah is spectator sport http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620419/Rock-On-Drama-at-Utah-is-spectator-sport.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620419/Rock-On-Drama-at-Utah-is-spectator-sport.html Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:58:44 MST Brad Rock: The best part about Utah coach Kyle Whittingham's new contract? Utes are willing to share details http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619828/Brad-Rock-The-best-part-about-Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittinghams-new-contract-Utes-are-willing-to-share.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619828/Brad-Rock-The-best-part-about-Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittinghams-new-contract-Utes-are-willing-to-share.html Details show both Kyle Whittingham and Chris Hill got something that should help the Ute football program in the long term. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:20:00 MST Utah coach Kyle Whittingham agrees to new 4-year deal with Utes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619807/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-agrees-to-new-4-year-deal-with-Utes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619807/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-agrees-to-new-4-year-deal-with-Utes.html Coach expresses appreciation to the university for expressing "confidence and commitment" to the program. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 17:20:00 MST Utah backup quarterback Adam Schulz transferring to Houston http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619457/Utah-backup-quarterback-Adam-Schulz-transferring-to-Houston.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619457/Utah-backup-quarterback-Adam-Schulz-transferring-to-Houston.html Former walk-on appeared in eight games and made three starts over three seasons with the Utes. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:30:00 MST Utah coach Kyle Whittingham breaks silence, says he's 'excited' to be the head of Utes' program http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619139/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-breaks-silence-says-hes-excited-to-be-the-head-of-Utes-program.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619139/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-breaks-silence-says-hes-excited-to-be-the-head-of-Utes-program.html Coach Whittingham emphasizes that he's "excited" to be with the Utes and moving forward on a national radio show. Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:35:00 MST Doug Robinson: Trouble on the Hill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619061/Trouble-on-the-Hill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619061/Trouble-on-the-Hill.html Once on the hot seat, Kyle Whittingham more than answered the challenge with his best coaching job to date — beating... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 21:00:00 MST Sitake takes to the air over move from Utah to Oregon State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618892/Sitake-takes-to-the-air-over-move-from-Utah-to-Oregon-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618892/Sitake-takes-to-the-air-over-move-from-Utah-to-Oregon-State.html Defensive coordinator tells ESPN 700AM that it "just felt right" to accept Gary Andersen's offer. Sun, 04 Jan 2015 07:05:00 MST Utah coach Kyle Whittingham decides to take more time before releasing statement http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618691/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-decides-to-take-more-time-before-releasing-statement.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618691/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-decides-to-take-more-time-before-releasing-statement.html Utah senior associate athletics director Liz Abel said that Whittingham “decided he wants to take more time to compose... Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:50:00 MST How well do you know Utah's head coaches? Take our Utes football coach quiz http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618622/How-well-do-you-know-Utahs-head-coaches-Take-our-Utes-football-coach-quiz.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618622/How-well-do-you-know-Utahs-head-coaches-Take-our-Utes-football-coach-quiz.html With so many questions about the future of the Utes' head coach still to be answered, the Deseret News decided to look to the... Mon, 29 Dec 2014 23:55:00 MST Utah football: Hill releases a statement on Whittingham, Sitake http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618628/Utah-football-Hill-releases-a-statement-on-Whittingham-Sitake.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618628/Utah-football-Hill-releases-a-statement-on-Whittingham-Sitake.html Message to fans and recruits includes reassurance that Whittingham is the Utes' coach and "any rumors to the contrary have no... Mon, 29 Dec 2014 18:30:00 MST Source: Kyle Whittingham not being forced out as Utes' football coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618560/Source-Kyle-Whittingham-not-being-forced-out-as-Utes-football-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618560/Source-Kyle-Whittingham-not-being-forced-out-as-Utes-football-coach.html Source says there's no validity to reports that Kyle Whittingham is being forced out. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 22:35:00 MST Hill, Whittingham meet after football coaching departures http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618524/Hill-Whittingham-meet-after-football-coaching-departures.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618524/Hill-Whittingham-meet-after-football-coaching-departures.html What was discussed, however, is not immediately known with athletics director, coach unavailable for comment. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 20:25:00 MST Big winner: Utes hit jackpot early and often against Colorado State in Las Vegas Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618169/Big-winner-Utes-hit-jackpot-early-and-often-against-Colorado-State-in-Las-Vegas-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618169/Big-winner-Utes-hit-jackpot-early-and-often-against-Colorado-State-in-Las-Vegas-Bowl.html First play on offense sets the tone in Utah's 45-10 victory over Colorado State at the Las Vegas Bowl Saturday. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:30:00 MST Brad Rock: Utes now look at bowl pairing from other side of aisle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618130/Utes-now-look-at-bowl-pairing-from-other-side-of-aisle.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618130/Utes-now-look-at-bowl-pairing-from-other-side-of-aisle.html If anyone knows about mid-major teams surprising power opponents, the Utes do. Now all they need to do is apply themselves. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:20:00 MST Ute football team has boots on the ground in Las Vegas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617953/Ute-football-team-has-boots-on-the-ground-in-Las-Vegas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617953/Ute-football-team-has-boots-on-the-ground-in-Las-Vegas.html Utah preparing for Saturday's bowl game against Colorado State at Sam Boyd Stadium. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:46:10 MST Utah's Nate Orchard named nation's top defensive end http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617443/Utahs-Nate-Orchard-named-nations-top-defensive-end.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617443/Utahs-Nate-Orchard-named-nations-top-defensive-end.html Senior captain, who leads the nation in sacks per game, wins the Ted Hendricks Award. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:14:00 MST Rock On: Whittingham's Vegas vacation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617387/Rock-On-Whittinghams-Vegas-vacation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617387/Rock-On-Whittinghams-Vegas-vacation.html Plus, note to USU's Matt Wells: Please pick up. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:34:41 MST Utah football notes: Utes begin Las Vegas Bowl practices http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617283/Utah-football-notes-Utes-begin-Las-Vegas-Bowl-practices.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617283/Utah-football-notes-Utes-begin-Las-Vegas-Bowl-practices.html The Utes will take on Colorado State Dec. 20 at Sam Boyd Stadium in their first bowl appearance in two years. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:55:00 MST Mike Sorensen: Expect Whittingham and Mendenhall to stick around awhile http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617210/Expect-Whittingham-and-Mendenhall-to-stick-around-awhile.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617210/Expect-Whittingham-and-Mendenhall-to-stick-around-awhile.html Utah's Kyle Whittingham and BYU's Bronco Mendenhall have been mentioned as possible candidates for other college football... Sun, 07 Dec 2014 22:00:00 MST Utah football: Utes' annual game with Colorado isn't a rivalry — yet http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616319/Utah-football-Utes-annual-game-with-Colorado-isnt-a-rivalry-2-yet.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616319/Utah-football-Utes-annual-game-with-Colorado-isnt-a-rivalry-2-yet.html Though the Utah football team will close out its regular season the fourth straight year against Colorado, Utes coach Kyle... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:00:00 MST Utah coach Kyle Whittingham says Utes didn't coach or play well in lopsided loss to Arizona http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616280/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-says-Utes-didnt-coach-or-play-well-in-lopsided-loss-to-Arizona.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616280/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-says-Utes-didnt-coach-or-play-well-in-lopsided-loss-to-Arizona.html Setback knocked Utah out of the national rankings heading into Saturday's Pac-12 finale at Colorado. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:55:00 MST Utah linebacker Gionni Paul out for rest of season after undergoing foot surgery http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615970/Utah-linebacker-Gionni-Paul-out-for-rest-of-season-after-undergoing-foot-surgery.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615970/Utah-linebacker-Gionni-Paul-out-for-rest-of-season-after-undergoing-foot-surgery.html Foot surgery sidelines the Utes' junior linebacker, who was leading Utah with four interceptions. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:40:00 MST Utes name Conner Manning as Travis Wilson's backup at QB http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615401/Utes-name-Conner-Manning-as-Travis-Wilsons-backup-at-QB.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615401/Utes-name-Conner-Manning-as-Travis-Wilsons-backup-at-QB.html Conner Manning will be Travis Wilson’s backup at quarterback when the 25th-ranked Utah Utes take on the Stanford... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:10:00 MST Utes continue Pac-12 'meat grinder' with visit by USC http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613491/Utes-continue-Pac-12-meat-grinder-with-visit-by-USC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613491/Utes-continue-Pac-12-meat-grinder-with-visit-by-USC.html Utah is ranked No. 19 in both major polls this week. USC is 20th and 21st entering Saturday's showdown at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:35:00 MDT Oregon State's Mike Riley, Utah's Kyle Whittingham are longest-tenured Pac-12 coaches http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613130/Oregon-States-Mike-Riley-Utahs-Kyle-Whittingham-are-longest-tenured-Pac-12-coaches.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613130/Oregon-States-Mike-Riley-Utahs-Kyle-Whittingham-are-longest-tenured-Pac-12-coaches.html Thursday's storylines include a matchup between longtime bosses at Oregon State and Utah. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:30:00 MDT Rock On: Totally exclusive Ute scoop http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613022/Rock-On-Totally-exclusive-Ute-scoop.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613022/Rock-On-Totally-exclusive-Ute-scoop.html Also, a new take on the formerly predictable Gordon Hayward. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:25:00 MDT Utah linebacker Masina out for the season with an arm injury http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612679/Utah-linebacker-Masina-out-for-the-season-with-an-arm-injury.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612679/Utah-linebacker-Masina-out-for-the-season-with-an-arm-injury.html Sophomore was listed as a backup to Jared Norris on the depth chart. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:40:00 MDT Utes savor 'team win' at UCLA, move into AP poll at No. 24 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612496/Utes-savor-team-win-at-UCLA-move-into-AP-poll-at-No-24.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612496/Utes-savor-team-win-at-UCLA-move-into-AP-poll-at-No-24.html Contributions were plentiful in the Utes' 30-28 Pac-12 victory at the Rose Bowl over UCLA Saturday night. Sun, 05 Oct 2014 18:35:00 MDT Utah Utes video: Dirk Facer tell us what to look for as Utes open Pac-12 play against Washington State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611567/Utah-Utes-video-Dirk-Facer-tell-us-what-to-look-for-as-Utes-open-Pac-12-play-against-Washington.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611567/Utah-Utes-video-Dirk-Facer-tell-us-what-to-look-for-as-Utes-open-Pac-12-play-against-Washington.html Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:40:00 MDT Ute coach Kyle Whittingham congratulates former BYU teammate Jim McMahon on Hall induction http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611537/Ute-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-congratulates-former-BYU-teammate-Jim-McMahon-on-Hall-induction.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611537/Ute-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-congratulates-former-BYU-teammate-Jim-McMahon-on-Hall-induction.html Pair were captains together with the Cougars. Quarterback to enter the school's Hall of Fame and have his No. 9 retired. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:50:00 MDT Utah football notes: Paul makes quite a splash http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611463/Utah-football-notes-Paul-makes-quite-a-splash.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611463/Utah-football-notes-Paul-makes-quite-a-splash.html Miami transfer has a successful debut for the Utes — 14 tackles, an interception and a fumble recovery. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:30:00 MDT Utes want to take away more takeaways at the Big House http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611307/Utes-want-to-take-away-more-takeaways-at-the-Big-House.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611307/Utes-want-to-take-away-more-takeaways-at-the-Big-House.html Coaches Kyle Whittingham and Brady Hoke both note the importance of the turnover margin in Saturday's game. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:25:24 MDT Utah football notes: Utes to close out non-conference slate, then it's on to league play http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611222/Utah-football-notes-Utes-to-close-out-non-conference-slate-then-its-on-to-league-play.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611222/Utah-football-notes-Utes-to-close-out-non-conference-slate-then-its-on-to-league-play.html After Saturday, it's Pac-12 games the rest of the way for Utah. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:37:31 MDT Utah coach Kyle Whittingham hasn't spoken with former Ute coaches Urban Meyer or Gary Andersen about Michigan lately http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611178/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-hasnt-spoken-with-former-Ute-coaches-Urban-Meyer-or-Gary-Andersen-about.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611178/Utah-coach-Kyle-Whittingham-hasnt-spoken-with-former-Ute-coaches-Urban-Meyer-or-Gary-Andersen-about.html The Utes are set to leave town Thursday as Saturday's game against the Wolverines at the Big House in Ann Arbor draws near. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:50:00 MDT Utah football notes: Paul is ready to make Ute debut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611099/Utah-football-notes-Paul-is-ready-to-make-Ute-debut.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611099/Utah-football-notes-Paul-is-ready-to-make-Ute-debut.html Miami transfer set to start Saturday at Michigan, says his surgically repaired foot is 100 percent. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:10:00 MDT Utah Sports Ruckus: Kyle Whittingham is the face of the modern Ute program, and for good reason http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610816/Utah-Sports-Ruckus-Kyle-Whittingham-is-the-face-of-the-modern-Ute-program-and-for-good-reason.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610816/Utah-Sports-Ruckus-Kyle-Whittingham-is-the-face-of-the-modern-Ute-program-and-for-good-reason.html Short of an off-field scandal or becoming completely non-competitive, the idea that Kyle Whittingham is fighting for his job... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:47:13 MDT Utah Utes Video: Team goes wild for new white helmets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659382/Utah-Utes-Video-Team-goes-wild-for-new-white-helmets.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659382/Utah-Utes-Video-Team-goes-wild-for-new-white-helmets.html The Utah football team released a new addition to their new uniforms Monday, and the players are excited about it. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:00:00 MDT Utes enter 1st of 2 byes weeks this season on a roll http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610447/Utes-enter-1st-of-2-byes-weeks-this-season-on-a-roll.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610447/Utes-enter-1st-of-2-byes-weeks-this-season-on-a-roll.html Utah blasts Fresno State 59-27 on Saturday. Next up: Michigan at the Big House on Sept. 20. Sun, 07 Sep 2014 17:50:00 MDT Report card: Utes earn high grades in blowout victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610408/Report-card-Utes-earn-high-grades-in-blowout-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610408/Report-card-Utes-earn-high-grades-in-blowout-victory.html Utah was dominant in every aspect of their 59-27 blowout victory over Fresno Sat, 06 Sep 2014 18:20:00 MDT Ute offense doesn't overwhelm but takes steps forward in opening win over Idaho State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609817/Ute-offense-doesnt-overwhelm-but-takes-steps-forward-in-opening-win-over-Idaho-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609817/Ute-offense-doesnt-overwhelm-but-takes-steps-forward-in-opening-win-over-Idaho-State.html Utah coach Kyle Whittingham was pleased overall with his team's offense in a 56-14 victory over Idaho State Thursday night. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:55:37 MDT Friendship between Utah's Whittingham and Christensen began during time together at Idaho State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609629/Friendship-between-Utahs-Whittingham-and-Christensen-began-during-time-together-at-Idaho-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609629/Friendship-between-Utahs-Whittingham-and-Christensen-began-during-time-together-at-Idaho-State.html Coaches reunite on the same side for the first time since they worked for the Bengals together in 1991. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:15:00 MDT College football predictions: How will 2014 unfold for BYU, Utah and Utah State? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609592/College-football-predictions-How-will-2014-unfold-for-BYU-Utah-and-Utah-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609592/College-football-predictions-How-will-2014-unfold-for-BYU-Utah-and-Utah-State.html The Deseret News Web sports staff and college football fans predicted how the 2014 season will go for BYU, Utah and Utah... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:25:00 MDT Kyle Whittingham not reminiscing about his 10th season at the helm of the Utes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609487/Kyle-Whittingham-not-reminiscing-about-his-10th-season-at-the-helm-of-the-Utes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609487/Kyle-Whittingham-not-reminiscing-about-his-10th-season-at-the-helm-of-the-Utes.html Utah coach insists he just takes things "one day at a time" as Utah prepares for Thursday's opener against Idaho State. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:25:00 MDT Brad Rock: Utah quarterback Travis Wilson must now show how to lead http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607714/Utah-quarterback-Travis-Wilson-must-now-show-how-to-lead.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607714/Utah-quarterback-Travis-Wilson-must-now-show-how-to-lead.html Citation at USANA, last week, underscored how being under the microscope is a full-time project for a big-time signal-caller. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:20:00 MDT Rock On: Kyle Whittingham's happy face http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607650/Rock-On-Kyle-Whittinghams-happy-face.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607650/Rock-On-Kyle-Whittinghams-happy-face.html Meanwhile, the high five ... and other unsanitary celebrations. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:55:10 MDT Utah quarterback Travis Wilson cited for underage drinking http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607592/Utah-quarterback-Travis-Wilson-cited-for-underage-drinking.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607592/Utah-quarterback-Travis-Wilson-cited-for-underage-drinking.html Utah junior quarterback Travis Wilson was cited and released Friday on suspicion of underage consumption of alcohol,... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:25:00 MDT Pac-12 notebook: Coaches head to Bristol; Pac-12 Network increases audience http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607480/Pac-12-notebook-Coaches-head-to-Bristol-Pac-12-Network-increases-audience.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607480/Pac-12-notebook-Coaches-head-to-Bristol-Pac-12-Network-increases-audience.html California segment of Pac-12 football media days is complete. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:15:00 MDT Utes notebook: Kyle Whittingham says Harvey Langi in the process of deciding his future http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657290/Utes-notebook-Kyle-Whittingham-says-Harvey-Langi-in-the-process-of-deciding-his-future.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657290/Utes-notebook-Kyle-Whittingham-says-Harvey-Langi-in-the-process-of-deciding-his-future.html Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:38:39 MDT Kyle Whittingham, players unfazed by media vote pegging Utes 5th in Pac-12 South division http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607403/Kyle-Whittingham-players-unfazed-by-media-vote-pegging-Utes-5th-in-Pac-12-South-division.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607403/Kyle-Whittingham-players-unfazed-by-media-vote-pegging-Utes-5th-in-Pac-12-South-division.html Media tabs Oregon as the conference favorite and UCLA as team to beat in Utah's division. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:32:00 MDT