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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:30:00 MDT Mormons in the NFL in 2013: How they got here and how they are doing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587023/Mormons-in-the-NFL-in-2013-How-they-got-here-and-how-they-are-doing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587023/Mormons-in-the-NFL-in-2013-How-they-got-here-and-how-they-are-doing.html 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 Dick Harmon: New Polynesian Football Hall of Fame will honor stars with roots from Pacific Islands http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584249/New-Polynesian-Football-Hall-of-Fame-will-honor-stars-with-roots-from-Pacific-Islands.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584249/New-Polynesian-Football-Hall-of-Fame-will-honor-stars-with-roots-from-Pacific-Islands.html On Wednesday, organizers will launch the new Poylnesian Football Hall of Fame to honor the Pacific Islands' greatest football... Wed, 07 Aug 2013 09:45:00 MDT The offseason status of NFL players with Utah ties http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629860/The-offseason-status-of-NFL-players-with-Utah-ties.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629860/The-offseason-status-of-NFL-players-with-Utah-ties.html The 2013 NFL season is right around the corner with team training camps starting across the league, and there are many NFL... Fri, 17 May 2013 09:30:00 MDT Utes football recruiting: Polynesian players prosper at Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580204/Utes-football-recruiting-Polynesian-players-prosper-at-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580204/Utes-football-recruiting-Polynesian-players-prosper-at-Utah.html Since the days of Ron McBride, Polynesian players have been an important part of the Utah football program. Take a look at... Fri, 17 May 2013 08:50:43 MDT RSL goalkeeper Nick Rimando wins twice at Utah Governor's State of Sport Awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578394/RSL-goalkeeper-Nick-Rimando-wins-twice-at-Utah-Governors-State-of-Sport-Awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578394/RSL-goalkeeper-Nick-Rimando-wins-twice-at-Utah-Governors-State-of-Sport-Awards.html Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando won the Pro Male Athlete of the Year and Highlight of the Year awards at the 2013... Tue, 16 Apr 2013 15:30:00 MDT Brad Rock: Ziggy or Star? NFL scout makes the call http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576991/Brad-Rock-Ziggy-or-Star-NFL-scout-makes-the-call.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576991/Brad-Rock-Ziggy-or-Star-NFL-scout-makes-the-call.html He says BYU's Ziggy Ansah and Utah's Star Lotulelei rate better than anyone at USC or in the Big 12. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 21:20:00 MDT Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando nominated for pair of Utah Governor's State of Sport awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575214/Real-Salt-Lake-goalkeeper-Nick-Rimando-nominated-for-pair-of-Utah-Governors-State-of-Sport-awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575214/Real-Salt-Lake-goalkeeper-Nick-Rimando-nominated-for-pair-of-Utah-Governors-State-of-Sport-awards.html Nick Rimando's performance against the Seattle Sounders in last year's MLS playoffs is one of six being considered for an... Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:44:22 MST Polynesian football players gaining prominence http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572216/Polynesian-football-players-gaining-prominence.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572216/Polynesian-football-players-gaining-prominence.html Five Polynesians, three Tongans and two Samoans, played in Super Bowl XLVII. College coaches are eagerly recruiting... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:30:00 MST Ray Lewis ends brilliant career with championship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621740/Ray-Lewis-ends-brilliant-career-with-championship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621740/Ray-Lewis-ends-brilliant-career-with-championship.html Baltimore's Ray Lewis began his final night on the football field with a motivational speech to his teammates. He ended it... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 00:37:29 MST Players with Utah ties make impacts in Super Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572184/Players-with-Utah-ties-make-impacts-in-Super-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572184/Players-with-Utah-ties-make-impacts-in-Super-Bowl.html Six players with local ties made the trip to the Super Bowl with several of them playing key roles. Sun, 03 Feb 2013 21:20:00 MST Brad Rock: Kyle Whittingham hoping to capitalize on the Utes' Super Bowl exposure http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621631/Kyle-Whittingham-hoping-to-capitalize-on-the-Utes-Super-Bowl-exposure.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621631/Kyle-Whittingham-hoping-to-capitalize-on-the-Utes-Super-Bowl-exposure.html With National Letter of Intent Day coming up Wednesday, Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham wants all the exposure his... Sat, 02 Feb 2013 17:25:00 MST #DNHuddleUp: Who will have the biggest Super Bowl impact? Paul Kruger, Dennis Pitta, or Haloti Ngata? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571939/DNHuddleUp-Who-will-have-the-biggest-Super-Bowl-impact-Paul-Kruger-Dennis-Pitta-or-Haloti.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571939/DNHuddleUp-Who-will-have-the-biggest-Super-Bowl-impact-Paul-Kruger-Dennis-Pitta-or-Haloti.html There are seven players in Super Bowl XLVII with ties to Utah, and five of them will play for the Ravens. For the purposes of... Thu, 31 Jan 2013 16:05:00 MST Former Utah defenders make big impact for Baltimore Ravens http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571785/Former-Utah-defenders-make-big-impact-for-Baltimore-Ravens.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571785/Former-Utah-defenders-make-big-impact-for-Baltimore-Ravens.html Former Utes Paul Kruger and Ma'ake Kemoeatu have played major roles for the Baltimore Ravens this season. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 11:20:00 MST Seven players with ties to the state of Utah make it to Super Bowl XLVII http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571133/Seven-players-with-ties-to-the-state-of-Utah-make-it-to-Super-Bowl-XLVII.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571133/Seven-players-with-ties-to-the-state-of-Utah-make-it-to-Super-Bowl-XLVII.html With the Ravens and the 49ers reaching this year's big game in the "Big Easy" after victories Sunday in the conference... Sun, 20 Jan 2013 22:20:00 MST Ravens' Haloti Ngata ponders his football mortality after another season of injuries http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619978/Ravens-Haloti-Ngata-ponders-his-football-mortality-after-another-season-of-injuries.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619978/Ravens-Haloti-Ngata-ponders-his-football-mortality-after-another-season-of-injuries.html You can see it in his gingerly gait as he moves from his locker to the shower area, in the way he leans against a wall to... Fri, 11 Jan 2013 19:34:24 MST Former Aggie Chris Cooley returns to Redskins as Davis heads to IR http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765613471/Former-Aggie-Chris-Cooley-returns-to-Redskins-as-Davis-heads-to-IR.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765613471/Former-Aggie-Chris-Cooley-returns-to-Redskins-as-Davis-heads-to-IR.html As soon as the Washington Redskins arrived home from a 27-23 loss at the New York Giants, coach Mike Shanahan phoned... Tue, 23 Oct 2012 00:24:09 MDT NFL locals: NFL players with Utah ties http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602746/NFL-locals-NFL-players-with-Utah-ties.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602746/NFL-locals-NFL-players-with-Utah-ties.html NFL players with local ties Sat, 08 Sep 2012 21:25:44 MDT 'Deeply religious' NFL player vows to end his on-field swearing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558121/Deeply-religious-NFL-player-vows-to-end-his-on-field-swearing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558121/Deeply-religious-NFL-player-vows-to-end-his-on-field-swearing.html Religious conviction is part of the equation for Bernard Pollard wanting to clean up his potty mouth. Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:01:27 MDT High school football: 5 Utahns nominated for Army All-American Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765574893/High-school-football-5-Utahns-nominated-for-Army-All-American-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765574893/High-school-football-5-Utahns-nominated-for-Army-All-American-Bowl.html The U.S. Army All-American Bowl has nominated five high school football players from Utah for the 2013 game this January in... Wed, 09 May 2012 20:14:31 MDT Utah Blaze expect early test in division rival SaberCats http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765562538/Utah-Blaze-expect-early-test-in-division-rival-SaberCats.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765562538/Utah-Blaze-expect-early-test-in-division-rival-SaberCats.html If Utah lacked any excitement heading into its home season opener at EnergySolutions Arena – playing its division rival... Fri, 23 Mar 2012 19:42:29 MDT Ray Rice gets franchise tag from Ravens http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556002/Ray-Rice-gets-franchise-tag-from-Ravens.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556002/Ray-Rice-gets-franchise-tag-from-Ravens.html Ray Rice has been designated the franchise player of the Baltimore Ravens, who hope to buy some time while negotiating a... Fri, 02 Mar 2012 14:44:16 MST Randy Hollis: Aspirations for a better tomorrow in local sports http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217729/Aspirations-for-a-better-tomorrow-in-local-sports.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217729/Aspirations-for-a-better-tomorrow-in-local-sports.html Hope. Sometimes, it's the only thing that keeps us going. Especially in the most important game — the game of life. Sat, 21 Jan 2012 18:06:13 MST Pitta comes to the defense of his quarterback http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217489/Pitta-comes-to-the-defense-of-his-quarterback.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217489/Pitta-comes-to-the-defense-of-his-quarterback.html Several of the Baltimore Ravens came to the defense this week of fourth-year quarterback Joe Flacco, who took some hits from... Fri, 20 Jan 2012 19:38:46 MST Ravens cherish AFC North title, and its benefits http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211978/Ravens-cherish-AFC-North-title-and-its-benefits.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211978/Ravens-cherish-AFC-North-title-and-its-benefits.html For the Baltimore Ravens, the benefits that come with their first AFC North title since 2006 begin with a much-needed bye... Mon, 02 Jan 2012 16:30:36 MST Suggs chases QBs while pursuing Super Bowl ring http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207035/Suggs-chases-QBs-while-pursuing-Super-Bowl-ring.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207035/Suggs-chases-QBs-while-pursuing-Super-Bowl-ring.html The sacks and accolades keep mounting for Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs, whose relentless pursuit of quarterbacks... Wed, 14 Dec 2011 15:05:41 MST NFL local watch: Week 10 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700198344/NFL-local-watch-Week-10.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700198344/NFL-local-watch-Week-10.html Check out how football players with ties to Utah are doing in the NFL. Wed, 16 Nov 2011 02:06:22 MST Arizona's Kolb in walking boot with turf toe http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193353/Arizonas-Kolb-in-walking-boot-with-turf-toe.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700193353/Arizonas-Kolb-in-walking-boot-with-turf-toe.html Arizona quarterback Kevin Kolb had his right foot in a walking boot on Monday to protect a turf toe injury and said he had... Mon, 31 Oct 2011 16:11:11 MDT Ravens pull away to 29-14 victory over Texans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700188681/Ravens-pull-away-to-29-14-victory-over-Texans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700188681/Ravens-pull-away-to-29-14-victory-over-Texans.html Joe Flacco threw for 305 yards and ran for a score, Billy Cundiff kicked five field goals, and the Baltimore Ravens pulled... Sun, 16 Oct 2011 19:30:07 MDT NFL notebook: Injuries to Raider fullbacks may give Manase Tonga an opportunity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700186136/NFL-notebook-Injuries-to-Raider-fullbacks-may-give-Manase-Tonga-an-opportunity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700186136/NFL-notebook-Injuries-to-Raider-fullbacks-may-give-Manase-Tonga-an-opportunity.html Raiders fullback Manase Tonga finished practice, took a shower and then added a new twist to his Friday routine —... Fri, 07 Oct 2011 22:03:34 MDT Jets' Sanchez taking lumps from defenses, critics http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185381/Jets-Sanchez-taking-lumps-from-defenses-critics.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185381/Jets-Sanchez-taking-lumps-from-defenses-critics.html Mark Sanchez has been knocked around all season by defenses and critics. Wed, 05 Oct 2011 16:46:12 MDT NFL locals: Week 4 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185110/NFL-locals-Week-4.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185110/NFL-locals-Week-4.html On the field Tue, 04 Oct 2011 21:26:28 MDT Ravens' defense appears worthy of predecessors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700184678/Ravens-defense-appears-worthy-of-predecessors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700184678/Ravens-defense-appears-worthy-of-predecessors.html The current members of the Baltimore Ravens defense speak in reverent tones about the play of the 2000 team, which set a... Mon, 03 Oct 2011 15:20:32 MDT Spagnuolo's system taking an early hit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700183210/Spagnuolos-system-taking-an-early-hit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700183210/Spagnuolos-system-taking-an-early-hit.html The St. Louis defense is off to a very poor start, even subtracting the three touchdowns the Rams have surrendered on offense. Wed, 28 Sep 2011 15:22:24 MDT Baltimore Ravens give former Highland High's Haloti Ngata a new 5-year, $61 million deal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700180926/Baltimore-Ravens-give-former-Highland-Highs-Haloti-Ngata-a-new-5-year-61-million-deal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700180926/Baltimore-Ravens-give-former-Highland-Highs-Haloti-Ngata-a-new-5-year-61-million-deal.html Nearing a deadline to accomplish one of their stated priorities, the Baltimore Ravens reached agreement Tuesday on a... Tue, 20 Sep 2011 20:56:53 MDT Thinner Ngata seeks fatter contract with Ravens http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700167318/Thinner-Ngata-seeks-fatter-contract-with-Ravens.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700167318/Thinner-Ngata-seeks-fatter-contract-with-Ravens.html Sun, 31 Jul 2011 09:57:12 MDT Thinner Ngata seeks fatter contract with Ravens http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700167174/Thinner-Ngata-seeks-fatter-contract-with-Ravens.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700167174/Thinner-Ngata-seeks-fatter-contract-with-Ravens.html In an effort to improve his stamina, Baltimore Ravens All-Pro defensive tackle Haloti Ngata lost 20 pounds during the offseason. Sat, 30 Jul 2011 14:35:22 MDT Utah Utes football: Haloti Ngata says the Utes will do well in the Pac-12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700127809/Utah-Utes-football-Haloti-Ngata-says-the-Utes-will-do-well-in-the-Pac-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700127809/Utah-Utes-football-Haloti-Ngata-says-the-Utes-will-do-well-in-the-Pac-12.html Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Haloti Ngata knows what the Utah Utes are getting into. The former Highland High School... Sat, 16 Apr 2011 20:24:31 MDT Sports briefs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700115078/Sports-briefs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700115078/Sports-briefs.html The agent for Baltimore's Haloti Ngata says the Ravens' Pro Bowl defensive tackle has signed his $12.5 million, one-year... Wed, 02 Mar 2011 23:42:47 MST NFL franchise tags: who gets them http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110619/NFL-franchise-tags-who-gets-them.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110619/NFL-franchise-tags-who-gets-them.html While the league and union play a game of chicken over a new collective bargaining agreement, the 32 teams also are playing tag. Wed, 16 Feb 2011 14:10:12 MST NFL franchise tags: who gets them http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110612/NFL-franchise-tags-who-gets-them.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110612/NFL-franchise-tags-who-gets-them.html While the league and union play a game of chicken over a new collective bargaining agreement, the 32 teams also are playing tag. Wed, 16 Feb 2011 13:33:00 MST Sports briefs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110478/Sports-briefs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110478/Sports-briefs.html Colts' QB Manning given franchise tag Tue, 15 Feb 2011 23:09:26 MST 1 BYU footballer in Pro Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700104667/1-BYU-footballer-in-Pro-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700104667/1-BYU-footballer-in-Pro-Bowl.html The NFL Pro Bowl is this Sunday in Hawaii, and several participants boast Utah connections: Ravens defensive lineman Haloti... Thu, 27 Jan 2011 12:51:42 MST NFL warns teams about trash talk http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100947/NFL-warns-teams-about-trash-talk.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100947/NFL-warns-teams-about-trash-talk.html The NFL has warned players to cut out the trash talk, specifically when it threatens other players. Sat, 15 Jan 2011 11:42:09 MST