Green Bay Packers Green Bay Packers en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:42:26 MDT Newspapers NFL locals photo gallery: Kyle Van Noy and Ezekiel Ansah chatting it up at camp For the 67 football players with Utah connections currently on NFL rosters, training camp provides an opportunity to make an... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:30:00 MDT Former Ute wide receiver, kick returner Reggie Dunn signs with Arizona Cardinals Reggie Dunn joins the Cardinals after being released by the New England Patriots last month. It's Dunn's sixth team in his... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:20:00 MDT 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... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:05:00 MDT Doug Robinson: Imagine Kobe and Vick on the soccer field America's best athletes tend to gravitate to the American staples of football, basketball and baseball, but what if they had... Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:02:42 MDT Men of Justice and Compassion to hold awareness event in Salt Lake City Men of Justice and Compassion, a Utah-based nonprofit group, will have an event on Saturday, June 28, to raise awareness... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:24:49 MDT Who's Ezekiel Ansah cheering for in the U.S.-Ghana World Cup matchup? Detroit Lions defensive end and former BYU star Ezekiel Ansah will have more than a passive interest in today's World Cup... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:28:00 MDT Doug Robinson: The intrusion of the real world on our sports games Amid all the fuss over Michael Sam, Donald Sterling, Richie Incognito, Aaron Hernandez, PEDs, etc., can anyone just give us... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:50:00 MDT It's been a 'charmed life' for former BYU football star Vai Sikahema The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recently caught up with the former BYU return specialist/running back, who talked about his... Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:36:48 MDT Before the NFL calls, agents vie for rookies Long before their names are called at the NFL draft, prospective rookies become prized commodities in another professional... Tue, 06 May 2014 15:29:56 MDT CougarLinks: Can BYU receive a scheduling exception with the SEC? The Southeastern Conference is requiring its football teams to schedule a Power 5 opponent in their non-conference schedules.... Fri, 02 May 2014 09:55:00 MDT Could Johnny Manziel be the next Steve Young? NFL experts and the former BYU football star weigh in Former 49ers wide receiver Jerry Rice and NFL draft expert Mike Mayock have suggested that Johnny Manziel could be the next... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 13:50:00 MDT Kyle Van Noy visits Lions, says Ezekiel Ansah taught him about life in pro football With the 2014 NFL draft quickly approaching, teams are taking their final looks at prospects before the big show. On... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 13:40:00 MDT Ultimate football road trips: Catching the NFL and Cougars, Utes or Aggies in one weekend If you are looking to cash in on a football-rich weekend this fall involving both college and NFL games, there are several... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:50:00 MDT Defending champion Seahawks to open NFL season vs. Packers Mike McCarthy promises there won't be any bad memories plaguing his Green Bay Packers when they open the NFL season on Sept.... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:16:24 MDT Wounded warriors receive rehab alongside pro athletes Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Josh Sitton is a tough competitor in a tough sport, blocking big defenders and taking... Fri, 08 Nov 2013 06:44:03 MST Packers get ready with Wallace at QB for Rodgers Seneca Wallace has an unofficial — but well-paid — quarterbacks coach in Aaron Rodgers. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 23:47:54 MST Davison Cheney: Football more important than world peace in recent (unscientific) poll Watch how the camera lingers on Tom Brady. I’m sure shampoo sponsors pay a pretty dime for that slow-mo shot of him... Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:29:13 MST With Rodgers sidelined, Bears beat Packers 27-20 The Chicago Bears have a better insurance policy than Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 22:17:42 MST Ken Driggs: Let's hope the mantle of McMahon descends on Taysom Hill against Wisconsin I watched an interesting football battle in September 1980. It pitted the once-proud Wisconsin Badger program against the... Mon, 04 Nov 2013 19:41:08 MST NFL: Megatron leads the way for WR meganumbers The divas among NFL receivers, and there are plenty of them, there are just as many difference makers. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 22:53:51 MDT Doug Robinson: Andy Reid has kept in touch with his Utah roots Three decades after playing and coaching football at BYU, Andy Reid — the hottest coach in football— stays in... Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:05:55 MDT Utah football notebook: Kicker Andy Phillips continues to be automatic Freshman remains perfect in field goals and PATs this season. Sat, 12 Oct 2013 21:40:00 MDT NFL watch: How local players fared in week 5 of the NFL season Local players are well represented across the NFL. See how each of them did in week five of the regular season. Tue, 08 Oct 2013 20:58:45 MDT Bucs bench QB Freeman, turn to rookie Glennon The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have benched quarterback Josh Freeman and replaced him with rookie Mike Glennon. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 20:47:07 MDT Mormons in the NFL in 2013: How they got here and how they are doing There are 28 professional football players in the National Football League this year who also happen to be members of The... Wed, 25 Sep 2013 12:00:00 MDT Commentary: BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall focused on #EveryDayGreatness BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall joined Twitter last April, but he's not tweeting about what he ate for breakfast or secrets... Wed, 28 Aug 2013 16:20:00 MDT Michael Vick named as Eagles' starting Quarterback, looks to improve Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has named Michael Vick as the starting quarterback. Following a disappointing 2012... Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:36:32 MDT Breaking down the fall camp status of Utah's NFL players A look at the players from Utah, BYU and Utah State who made NFL training camp rosters. Mon, 12 Aug 2013 02:00:40 MDT Relaxed Reid making mark on Kansas City Chiefs Andy Reid seemingly scoffs at the notion that he feels rejuvenated these days. What is that supposed to mean, anyway? He was... Sat, 03 Aug 2013 13:38:14 MDT Doug Robinson: A healthy dose of skepticism about sports and drugs Usain Bolt says he's clean, but so did Armstrong, Jones, Braun and many others, and there are plenty of reasons to maintain a... Tue, 30 Jul 2013 18:59:27 MDT Fun-loving Warren Sapp smiles all the way to Hall of Fame Now headed into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Warren Sapp smiles as he remembers accepting the challenge to turn around one... Mon, 29 Jul 2013 15:06:51 MDT USU football: Four Aggies named to Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List Utah State football had four players named to the Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List, it was announced Monday, as two offensive... Tue, 16 Jul 2013 12:45:00 MDT Former Oakland Raider recounts LDS conversion In 1982, Oakland Raider safety Burgess Owens and his wife joined the LDS Church, thanks to the help of a Mormon teammate.... Thu, 30 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT The 50th Super Bowl goes to San Francisco Bay Area The 50th Super Bowl will be held in the San Francisco Bay Area and the NFL championship will go to Houston the following year. Tue, 21 May 2013 14:05:35 MDT NBA: Milwaukee done in by another Heat run, trail 0-3 With Monta Ellis still looking at his empty hands and the rest of the Milwaukee Bucks watching helplessly, LeBron James... Thu, 25 Apr 2013 23:07:03 MDT Kansas City Chiefs could make rare choice of offensive tackle at No. 1 Playing on the offensive line is about as unglamorous as it gets in professional football. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 14:25:00 MDT Mike Sorensen: On Masters, Jazz, Final Four and more There's more to talk about in the sports world right now than any other time of the year. Sun, 07 Apr 2013 21:05:00 MDT Former Ute Smith appears to be good fit for former Cougar coaches' system KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Even before the Super Bowl, during Andy Reid's first days in Kansas City, Trent Dilfer predicted the... Mon, 01 Apr 2013 09:45:00 MDT BYU football: Cougars perform in front of NFL scouts at pro day NFL scouts were in Provo early on Thursday to watch former BYU football players perform at pro day. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 15:20:00 MDT USU athletics: Utah State University Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame announces 2013 class A four-time All-American hurdler, an All-American high jumper, two football players, one men’s basketball player and a... Tue, 12 Feb 2013 17:40:36 MST Super Bowl watch: Ravens lead 21-6 and other tweets from reporters on the ground Around the Super Bowl and its host city with journalists from The Associated Press bringing the flavor and details of... Sun, 03 Feb 2013 00:00:00 MST The NFL in Utah: Possible or pipe dream? As we approach the Sunday of all Sundays for NFL fans, sports-minded individuals in the Beehive state inevitably begin... Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:35:00 MST Doug Robinson: Kaepernick the future of NFL QBs OK, I'm a believer. I might be premature in this pronouncement, but Colin Kaepernick is the next evolutionary step in... Wed, 30 Jan 2013 00:10:38 MST Real Salt Lake: Dave Checketts sells majority stake in team to Dell Loy Hansen Real Salt Lake founders Dave and Deb Checketts announce Thursday that they have sold their majority stake in the Major League... Thu, 24 Jan 2013 18:10:00 MST Steve Young: NFL savors abundance of great signal-callers Young, old and in between, the current crop of NFL quarterbacks is not only deep but dynamic and diverse. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 09:09:16 MST NFL: Colin Kaepernick runs wild in 49ers' win over Green Bay Colin Kaepernick outplayed the reigning NFL MVP and former Super Bowl champion in one sensational, record-setting playoff... Sun, 13 Jan 2013 00:09:26 MST