NFL locals: Five local defenders notch career firsts in Week 3
It was a good weekend for a handful of defensive players with Utah ties during the NFL’s Week 3 action, including one rookie who snared his first career interception and two young defenders who made their first career starts.
Tony Bergstrom gets starting shot in NFL, but he must replace a Pro Bowler
Eighteen days ago, former Utah offensive lineman Tony Bergstrom found himself on a new NFL team, traded from Arizona to Baltimore with four pro starts to his name. Now, the Salt Lake City native has the chance to earn a starting job for the Ravens.
Former Cougar Ziggy Ansah fulfilling dream of helping kids in Ghana through football
ESPN’s Monday Night Countdown chronicled Ansah’s return to Ghana last summer as he hosted his first-ever Ziggy Ansah Football Camp in his hometown of Accra, which drew about 300 participants.