Armed Forces Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Armed Forces Bowl en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:12:43 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Dick Harmon: Revisiting the college seasons of 4 QBs who left BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611668/Revisiting-the-college-seasons-of-4-QBs-who-left-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611668/Revisiting-the-college-seasons-of-4-QBs-who-left-BYU.html Jake Heaps, Alex Kuresa, Billy Green and Ammon Olsen all left BYU for greener pastures in their quarterbacking careers.... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:25:00 MDT Peavler: Does a scheduling agreement with the Big 12 make sense for BYU? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605424/Peavler-Does-a-scheduling-agreement-with-the-Big-12-make-sense-for-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605424/Peavler-Does-a-scheduling-agreement-with-the-Big-12-make-sense-for-BYU.html BYU and the Big 12 are still a hot topic as the college football offseason rolls on. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:15:00 MDT BYU could be going to the Miami Beach Bowl in December http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601946/BYU-could-be-going-to-the-Miami-Beach-Bowl-in-December.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601946/BYU-could-be-going-to-the-Miami-Beach-Bowl-in-December.html Snow was swirling in Utah County Monday morning when news broke that BYU could be headed to the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 11:10:00 MDT Week 12 college football bowl projections: Where could your favorite local team be headed this season? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590887/Week-12-college-football-bowl-projections-Where-could-your-favorite-local-team-be-headed-this.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590887/Week-12-college-football-bowl-projections-Where-could-your-favorite-local-team-be-headed-this.html The college football bowl season is just around the corner. So where could your favorite team be going this holiday season? Tue, 19 Nov 2013 15:30:00 MST BYU football: Cougars preparing for visit to No. 21 Wisconsin at start of intriguing November http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589806/BYU-football-Cougars-preparing-for-visit-to-No-21-Wisconsin-at-start-of-intriguing-November.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589806/BYU-football-Cougars-preparing-for-visit-to-No-21-Wisconsin-at-start-of-intriguing-November.html This is what BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall always thought independence could be. Over the next few weeks, the Cougars are... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 20:05:00 MST What do you know? Test your knowledge against our 2013 college football quiz http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588639/What-do-you-know-Test-your-knowledge-against-our-2013-college-football-quiz.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588639/What-do-you-know-Test-your-knowledge-against-our-2013-college-football-quiz.html So what do you think you know about college football? Think you have what it takes to prove you’re a guru on the sport?... Thu, 17 Oct 2013 20:55:00 MDT Bahamas Bowl: Will the local teams from Utah benefit from college football's new bowl game? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588395/Bahamas-Bowl-Will-the-local-teams-from-Utah-benefit-from-college-footballs-new-bowl-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588395/Bahamas-Bowl-Will-the-local-teams-from-Utah-benefit-from-college-footballs-new-bowl-game.html A new college football bowl game (Bahamas Bowl) was announced today. Will the local teams from Utah benefit from college... Mon, 14 Oct 2013 17:41:06 MDT Infographic: Cody Hoffman on track to break receiving records, many held by Austin Collie http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587218/Infographic-Cody-Hoffman-on-track-to-break-receiving-records-many-held-by-Austin-Collie.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587218/Infographic-Cody-Hoffman-on-track-to-break-receiving-records-many-held-by-Austin-Collie.html BYU receiver Cody Hoffman is on the verge of becoming BYU's all-time receiving leader in several major categories. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 15:29:02 MDT Commentary: The best University of Utah quarterbacks of the last 35 years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584671/Commentary-The-best-University-of-Utah-quarterbacks-of-the-last-35-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584671/Commentary-The-best-University-of-Utah-quarterbacks-of-the-last-35-years.html The journey from WAC-also-ran to BCS buster and finally to a member of the Pac-12 has been a long and arduous one for the... Thu, 15 Aug 2013 08:07:28 MDT BYU football: Top 10 BYU commits from June camps during the Bronco Mendenhall era http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581070/BYU-football-Top-10-BYU-commits-from-June-camps-during-the-Bronco-Mendenhall-era.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581070/BYU-football-Top-10-BYU-commits-from-June-camps-during-the-Bronco-Mendenhall-era.html BYU does most of its recruiting work during the month of June. Here's a look at 10 of the top commits the Cougars have... Mon, 03 Jun 2013 14:10:00 MDT Eric Weddle: A miraculous birth http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580017/Eric-Weddle-A-miraculous-birth.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580017/Eric-Weddle-A-miraculous-birth.html Five months into her pregnancy, doctors told Debbie Weddle there was a good chance she would lose her her child. Wed, 15 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT Eric Weddle: How getting beaned in the face changed Weddle's life http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579930/Eric-Weddle-How-getting-beaned-in-the-face-changed-Weddles-life.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579930/Eric-Weddle-How-getting-beaned-in-the-face-changed-Weddles-life.html While playing in a baseball game during his junior year of high school, Eric Weddle was beaned in the face with a fastball.... Mon, 13 May 2013 15:50:12 MDT USU football: Aggies release 2013 schedule http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578085/USU-football-Aggies-release-2013-schedule.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578085/USU-football-Aggies-release-2013-schedule.html Utah State’s 2013 football schedule was released Thursday and is highlighted by five teams that earned bowl bids a year... Thu, 11 Apr 2013 21:28:47 MDT Arizona State trounces Navy, Air Force falls to Rice in Saturday college bowl action (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618966/Arizona-State-trounces-Navy-Air-Force-falls-to-Rice-in-Saturday-college-bowl-action-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618966/Arizona-State-trounces-Navy-Air-Force-falls-to-Rice-in-Saturday-college-bowl-action-video.html Prince-Tyson Gulley ran for a career-best 208 yards and had three touchdowns, aylor Kelly, Marion Grice and the rest of the... Sat, 29 Dec 2012 19:38:59 MST Sports on the air for Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618890/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-29-2012.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618890/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-29-2012.html TELEVISION Sat, 29 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST BYU football: Cougar bowl retrospective http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618258/BYU-football-Cougar-bowl-retrospective.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618258/BYU-football-Cougar-bowl-retrospective.html It's a little like back to the future for the BYU football program this week. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 08:30:00 MST BYU football notebook: Starting in 2014, the Cougars' future bowl destinations are uncertain http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568645/BYU-football-notebook-Starting-in-2014-the-Cougars-future-bowl-destinations-are-uncertain.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568645/BYU-football-notebook-Starting-in-2014-the-Cougars-future-bowl-destinations-are-uncertain.html BYU and San Diego State will tangle in next week's Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego, and next year, if the Cougars are bowl... Thu, 13 Dec 2012 07:30:06 MST Riley Nelson healthy, ready to face Spartans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615595/Riley-Nelson-healthy-ready-to-face-Spartans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615595/Riley-Nelson-healthy-ready-to-face-Spartans.html Riley Nelson can't rely on BYU's defense to rescue him come Saturday night in San Jose. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 23:50:55 MST BYU, Utah, Utah State could all go bowling in 2012, but where? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566256/BYU-Utah-Utah-State-could-all-go-bowling-in-2012-but-where.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566256/BYU-Utah-Utah-State-could-all-go-bowling-in-2012-but-where.html Things haven't gone perfectly for Utah's three biggest football programs in 2012. But as they did last season, BYU, Utah and... Wed, 07 Nov 2012 16:50:45 MST Dick Harmon: BYU football: Famika Anae finally got his chance to live up to legacy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765608951/BYU-football-Famika-Anae-finally-got-his-chance-to-live-up-to-legacy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765608951/BYU-football-Famika-Anae-finally-got-his-chance-to-live-up-to-legacy.html BYU's new starting offensive guard Famika Anae never met his namesake, his grandfather, the legendary football coach on the... Wed, 03 Oct 2012 17:19:26 MDT BYU football notebook: Riley Stephenson's punts pack a punch http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765607192/BYU-football-notebook-Riley-Stephensons-punts-pack-a-punch.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765607192/BYU-football-notebook-Riley-Stephensons-punts-pack-a-punch.html BYU's Riley Stephenson has been sensational this season when it comes to punting the ball. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 19:35:40 MDT Riley Nelson or Taysom Hill? A quarterback's perspective http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606539/Riley-Nelson-or-Taysom-Hill-A-quarterbacks-perspective.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606539/Riley-Nelson-or-Taysom-Hill-A-quarterbacks-perspective.html It has been less than a year since the Riley Nelson-Jake Heaps quarterback controversy began boiling over, and already BYU is... Mon, 24 Sep 2012 13:42:16 MDT Making Riley Nelson into a legendary quarterback http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765604126/Making-Riley-Nelson-into-a-legendary-quarterback.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765604126/Making-Riley-Nelson-into-a-legendary-quarterback.html Has it really been just a year since Riley Nelson became BMOC (Big Man on Cougs)? It has indeed. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 10:42:49 MDT BYU football notebook: Coaches hope team can follow Riley Nelson's example http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600248/BYU-football-notebook-Coaches-hope-team-can-follow-Riley-Nelsons-example.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600248/BYU-football-notebook-Coaches-hope-team-can-follow-Riley-Nelsons-example.html BYU coaches expect their players — on both sides of the ball — to follow Riley Nelson this season, starting in... Wed, 29 Aug 2012 15:07:22 MDT BYU football notebook: Keeping Riley Nelson healthy and on the field a priority for coaches http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599976/BYU-football-notebook-Keeping-Riley-Nelson-healthy-and-on-the-field-a-priority-for-coaches.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599976/BYU-football-notebook-Keeping-Riley-Nelson-healthy-and-on-the-field-a-priority-for-coaches.html One of the concerns for BYU offensive coordinator Brandon Doman going into the season is the health of his quarterback, Riley... Tue, 28 Aug 2012 15:57:39 MDT Dick Harmon: It's time to take the BYU, Utah and USU hype to a whole 'nother level http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599738/Its-time-to-take-the-BYU-Utah-and-USU-hype-to-a-whole-nother-level.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599738/Its-time-to-take-the-BYU-Utah-and-USU-hype-to-a-whole-nother-level.html College football descends upon us this week. It is time. Get ready to rumble. Mon, 27 Aug 2012 19:10:50 MDT BYU football: Michael Alisa now living his dream as a running back for the Cougars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599686/BYU-football-Michael-Alisa-now-living-his-dream-as-a-running-back-for-the-Cougars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599686/BYU-football-Michael-Alisa-now-living-his-dream-as-a-running-back-for-the-Cougars.html There was a time, not long ago, when BYU's Michael Alisa told people — including some in the program — that he... Mon, 27 Aug 2012 14:56:45 MDT BYU football: Riley Stephenson getting ready to kick just in case http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598514/BYU-football-Riley-Stephenson-getting-ready-to-kick-just-in-case.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598514/BYU-football-Riley-Stephenson-getting-ready-to-kick-just-in-case.html While BYU placekicker Justin Sorensen's status for next week's season-opener remains unclear, Riley Stephenson just keeps... Wed, 22 Aug 2012 00:58:13 MDT BYU football: Cougar receivers catching Cahoon's vision http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765597284/BYU-football-Cougar-receivers-catching-Cahoons-vision.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765597284/BYU-football-Cougar-receivers-catching-Cahoons-vision.html During his playing career as an undersized wide receiver in college and the Canadian Football League, Ben Cahoon was a... Wed, 15 Aug 2012 17:03:52 MDT BYU football: Bigger, stronger Marcus Mathews makes BYU's offense harder to defend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765596781/BYU-football-Bigger-stronger-Marcus-Mathews-makes-BYUs-offense-harder-to-defend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765596781/BYU-football-Bigger-stronger-Marcus-Mathews-makes-BYUs-offense-harder-to-defend.html BYU junior Marcus Mathews may be a tight end trapped in a wide receiver's body. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 12:17:04 MDT BYU football: David Foote is valuable asset to the Cougars' football program http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765596674/BYU-football-David-Foote-is-valuable-asset-to-the-Cougars-football-program.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765596674/BYU-football-David-Foote-is-valuable-asset-to-the-Cougars-football-program.html There may be no player on BYU's football roster who has seen more carries than David Foote over the past three seasons. Not... Sun, 12 Aug 2012 19:15:57 MDT BYU football: Junior linebacker Kyle Van Noy is on the fast track toward greatness http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765595152/BYU-football-Junior-linebacker-Kyle-Van-Noy-is-on-the-fast-track-toward-greatness.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765595152/BYU-football-Junior-linebacker-Kyle-Van-Noy-is-on-the-fast-track-toward-greatness.html As good as junior outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy has been the past two seasons at BYU, he is constantly looking for ways to... Mon, 06 Aug 2012 20:11:29 MDT Dick Harmon: BYU's offensive linemen sporting leaner look http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594500/BYUs-offensive-linemen-sporting-leaner-look.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594500/BYUs-offensive-linemen-sporting-leaner-look.html This time of the year at every college football camp, you look for something new. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 18:02:46 MDT Dick Harmon: 10 reasons BYU's offense better in 2012 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765593943/10-reasons-BYUs-offense-better-in-2012.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765593943/10-reasons-BYUs-offense-better-in-2012.html Ten reasons one should expect BYU's offense to be better in 2012. Wed, 01 Aug 2012 17:02:25 MDT BYU football: Brandon Doman learned a great deal through adversity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765593743/BYU-football-Brandon-Doman-learned-a-great-deal-through-adversity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765593743/BYU-football-Brandon-Doman-learned-a-great-deal-through-adversity.html There was a time when Brandon Doman's maiden voyage as BYU's offense coordinator looked like a potential shipwreck. Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:12:51 MDT BYU football: Riley Nelson named to 2012 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award watch list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590625/BYU-football-Riley-Nelson-named-to-2012-Davey-OBrien-National-Quarterback-Award-watch-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590625/BYU-football-Riley-Nelson-named-to-2012-Davey-OBrien-National-Quarterback-Award-watch-list.html BYU senior quarterback Riley Nelson was named to the 2012 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award watch list on Wednesday. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 09:21:16 MDT BYU football: Cody Hoffman named to Biletnikoff Award preseason watch list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590401/BYU-football-Cody-Hoffman-named-to-Biletnikoff-Award-preseason-watch-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590401/BYU-football-Cody-Hoffman-named-to-Biletnikoff-Award-preseason-watch-list.html BYU receiver Cody Hoffman was named to the 2012 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List on Tuesday. Tue, 17 Jul 2012 12:41:11 MDT Cougars happy with move to independence, WCC affiliation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587200/Cougars-happy-with-move-to-independence-WCC-affiliation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587200/Cougars-happy-with-move-to-independence-WCC-affiliation.html One year ago today, BYU officially left the Mountain West Conference in favor of football independence. At the same time,... Sat, 30 Jun 2012 21:37:45 MDT BYU football: Cougars enjoying exposure on ESPN as an independent http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765580664/BYU-football-Cougars-enjoying-exposure-on-ESPN-as-an-independent.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765580664/BYU-football-Cougars-enjoying-exposure-on-ESPN-as-an-independent.html While attending the annual national coaches convention last January, BYU's Bronco Mendenhall found himself inundated by... Mon, 04 Jun 2012 14:42:29 MDT BYU football: Cougars' season-opener vs. Washington State moved to Aug. 30 on ESPN http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765576482/BYU-football-Cougars-season-opener-vs-Washington-State-moved-to-Aug-30-on-ESPN.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765576482/BYU-football-Cougars-season-opener-vs-Washington-State-moved-to-Aug-30-on-ESPN.html ESPN has announced that BYU's 2012 season-opener against Washington State has been moved to Thursday, Aug. 30 Wed, 16 May 2012 19:08:05 MDT BYU football: Matt Reynolds doesn't regret returning to BYU for senior season, despite drop in NFL stock http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765571401/BYU-football-Matt-Reynolds-doesnt-regret-returning-to-BYU-for-senior-season-despite-drop-in-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765571401/BYU-football-Matt-Reynolds-doesnt-regret-returning-to-BYU-for-senior-season-despite-drop-in-NFL.html Entering his junior season at BYU, left tackle Matt Reynolds was projected as a first-round NFL draft pick in 2011. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 13:20:52 MDT BYU football: Terence Brown shapes up for the NFL draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765570013/BYU-football-Terence-Brown-shapes-up-for-the-NFL-draft.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765570013/BYU-football-Terence-Brown-shapes-up-for-the-NFL-draft.html Since playing his final college football game in BYU's dramatic, come-from-behind victory over Tulsa in the Armed Forces... Thu, 19 Apr 2012 20:19:05 MDT Dick Harmon: It takes a special type of person to be a backup quarterback http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564650/It-takes-a-special-type-of-person-to-be-a-backup-quarterback.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564650/It-takes-a-special-type-of-person-to-be-a-backup-quarterback.html Backup quarterbacks are glory men without the adoration, fame and ceremony. Fri, 30 Mar 2012 20:09:02 MDT BYU football: Receivers catching on to Cahoon's vision http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564175/BYU-football-Receivers-catching-on-to-Cahoons-vision.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564175/BYU-football-Receivers-catching-on-to-Cahoons-vision.html Before his retirement from the Canadian Football League more than one year ago, Ben Cahoon was king of the CFL highlight film. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 13:56:55 MDT Vai's View: Vai's view: Incentive for big plays? No problem. Bounties for injuries? Problem http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558138/Vais-view-Incentive-for-big-plays-No-problem-Bounties-for-injuries-Problem.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558138/Vais-view-Incentive-for-big-plays-No-problem-Bounties-for-injuries-Problem.html It's been more than 20 years, but NFL bounties resurfaced in the news again this week. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 14:13:47 MST USU football announces 2012 schedule, highlighted by nationally televised home game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865551511/USU-football-announces-2012-schedule-highlighted-by-nationally-televised-home-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865551511/USU-football-announces-2012-schedule-highlighted-by-nationally-televised-home-game.html For the third time in the last four years, Utah State football will be hosting a nationally televised game, as the... Mon, 05 Mar 2012 12:15:38 MST BYU football: Cougars expect upperclassmen to lead team to success http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556584/BYU-football-Cougars-expect-upperclassmen-to-lead-team-to-success.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556584/BYU-football-Cougars-expect-upperclassmen-to-lead-team-to-success.html PROVO — It's no secret that, historically, the BYU football program has experienced great success when a senior... Sun, 04 Mar 2012 21:03:50 MST