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Deseret News
Hunter, the tackle gatherer: Dimick poised to be next mayor of 'Sack Lake City'SALT LAKE CITY — There’s an heir apparent in the race to be the next mayor of “
Hunter, the tackle gatherer: Dimick poised to be next mayor of 'Sack Lake City'
Deseret News / Posted 7 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — There’s an heir apparent in the race to be the next mayor of “Sack Lake City.” Junior Hunter Dimick is in prime position to replace Nate Orchard for the fictional post. It’s a position the soft-spoken Dimick sort of acknowledged... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah football position preview: The linebackers have experience, energySALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s linebacking corps is the one Ute position group likely
Utah football position preview: The linebackers have experience, energy
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s linebacking corps is the one Ute position group likely to foster the most energy and leadership this season. How so? The two defensive captains named for the 2015 season, Jared Norris and Gionni Paul, come from the... Read more
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Deseret News
Doug Robinson: No days off on Utes' football scheduleIf you wonder what keeps Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham awake at night as
Doug Robinson: No days off on Utes' football schedule
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
If you wonder what keeps Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham awake at night as another season approaches — besides the Michigan Wolverines, the health of his quarterback and the riddle that is his offense — look at the Associated Press preseason... Read more
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Deseret News
Prized Ute transfer Cory Butler-Byrd object of tug of war between Utah coachesSALT LAKE CITY — From the moment he arrived in Utah earlier this month, Cory Bu
Prized Ute transfer Cory Butler-Byrd object of tug of war between Utah coaches
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — From the moment he arrived in Utah earlier this month, Cory Butler-Byrd found himself in the middle of a tug of war. The Ute offensive coaches wanted Butler-Byrd to play receiver and the Ute defensive coaches wanted him to play... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utes plan to ride running back Devontae BookerSALT LAKE CITY — The Utes have two new co-offensive coordinators in Jim Harding
Utes plan to ride running back Devontae Booker
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utes have two new co-offensive coordinators in Jim Harding and Aaron Roderick, but don’t expect the Utes offense to stray too far from what they did last year. They plan on giving the ball to running back Devontae Booker as much... Read more
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Deseret News
Ute football team's trio of talented tight ends making it tough on coaches to pick a starterSALT LAKE CITY — One of the most overlooked positions on the Utah football team
Ute football team's trio of talented tight ends making it tough on coaches to pick a starter
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — One of the most overlooked positions on the Utah football team this year, at least on offense, is tight end. We know all about fourth-year starting quarterback Travis Wilson, all-American running back candidate Devontae Booker,... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah football position preview: Wide receivers and tight endsSALT LAKE CITY — The biggest question mark in Utah’s offense heading into the 2
Utah football position preview: Wide receivers and tight ends
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The biggest question mark in Utah’s offense heading into the 2015 season is the receiving corps. With Dres Anderson and Kaelin Clay graduated and three true freshmen likely to play in their places, there is a little uncertainty... Read more
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SportingNews
Utah called a 'cupcake' vs. Michigan by ... Popular MechanicsNine days out from its much-hyped season opener against Michigan at Rice-Eccle
Utah called a 'cupcake' vs. Michigan by ... Popular Mechanics
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Nine days out from its much-hyped season opener against Michigan at Rice-Eccles Stadium, Utah has some extra motivation courtesy of Popular Mechanics. Yes, the science and technology magazine. On the magazine's monthly calendar, this is listed... Read more
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Deseret News
Lotulelei, Mokofisi have strong lineages, names and games for the UtesSALT LAKE CITY — Although Lowell Lotulelei and Filipo Mokofisi have impressive
Lotulelei, Mokofisi have strong lineages, names and games for the Utes
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Although Lowell Lotulelei and Filipo Mokofisi have impressive lineages in the program, the defensive linemen are making names for themselves with the Utah Utes. The sophomores — one the younger brother of former Utah All-American... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utes respond to 'cupcake' remark in Popular Mechanics calendarSALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah football team kicks off the season a we
Utes respond to 'cupcake' remark in Popular Mechanics calendar
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah football team kicks off the season a week from Thursday when the host Michigan at Rice-Eccles Stadium. The Utes have some extra motivation, but it didn’t come from the Wolverines. In the latest edition of... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah football position preview: The offensive backfieldSALT LAKE CITY — If there is one position group Utah has the most experience he
Utah football position preview: The offensive backfield
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — If there is one position group Utah has the most experience heading into the 2015 season, it’s likely the backfield. Utah returns a three-year starter in Travis Wilson and a bruising running back in Devontae Booker, who very well... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Utes football position preview: The offensive lineSALT LAKE CITY — As good as running back Devontae Booker is, he’s always in nee
Utah Utes football position preview: The offensive line
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — As good as running back Devontae Booker is, he’s always in need of a good offensive line ahead of him. The same goes for Utah’s quarterbacks this season. That puts the pressure on the Utes' offensive line, which comes into the 2015... Read more
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ESPN
TCU Horned Frogs and Utah Utes transition from Mountain West heavyweights to Power 5 playersBefore the conference expansion dramas of five or so years ago, college footbal
TCU Horned Frogs and Utah Utes transition from Mountain West heavyweights to Power 5 players
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
Before the conference expansion dramas of five or so years ago, college football was viewed through a simple lens: The BCS and non-BCS, the powerful haves and the outsider have-nots. When a scrappy non-BCS team -- for a successful non-BCS team was... Read more
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Deseret News
As Utes conclude camp, now it's all about Michigan“I think it went exactly as planned,” said Utah coach Kyle Whittingham. “I thin
As Utes conclude camp, now it's all about Michigan
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
“I think it went exactly as planned,” said Utah coach Kyle Whittingham. “I think the most pleasant surprises were the development of the receivers and the secondary, which were the two question marks going in. I feel pretty good about those... Read more
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Deseret News
Newly elected Ute captains eager to lead the waySALT LAKE CITY — No, the Utah Utes didn’t name a new mayor of Sack Lake City. T
Newly elected Ute captains eager to lead the way
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — No, the Utah Utes didn’t name a new mayor of Sack Lake City. That will come later. In the meantime, they announced that senior running back Devontae Booker, senior linebacker Jared Norris, senior linebacker Gionni Paul, junior kicker... Read more
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Deseret News
Whitttingham says Utes may have had their best practice of campSALT LAKE CITY — Exactly two weeks before kicking off the season at home agains
Whitttingham says Utes may have had their best practice of camp
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Exactly two weeks before kicking off the season at home against Michigan, things are coming together for the Utah Utes. “I believe this will probably be labeled — in my opinion without looking at the film first — the best practice... Read more
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CBS Sports
Cost of attendance results: The chase to legally pay college playersFootball Bowl Subdivision (FBS) schools are budgeting more than $73 million for
Cost of attendance results: The chase to legally pay college players
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) schools are budgeting more than $73 million for new cost of attendance expenses that range from under $1,000 per scholarship to more than $6,000, according to a CBS Sports survey examining the costs of the additional... Read more
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Deseret News
Whittingham proclaims Ute offense has caught up with the defenseSALT LAKE CITY — So much for the defense being ahead. Utah coach Kyle Whittingh
Whittingham proclaims Ute offense has caught up with the defense
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — So much for the defense being ahead. Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said it appears the offense has caught up. “It was good to see the offense come alive today and really that’s probably their best performance in camp as far as far as... Read more
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Deseret News
Chris Hill and media: Live with itChris Hill hates the media. The media despises Chris Hill. Utah could play BYU
Chris Hill and media: Live with it
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
Chris Hill hates the media. The media despises Chris Hill. Utah could play BYU every year if it wanted. These accusations are going around. Must be football season. With two weeks left until BYU and Utah begin their campaigns, the rhetoric is... Read more
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Deseret News
Guest commentary: Who has the psychological advantage in football — BYU or Utah?Between the end of basketball season and the start of football season, I often
Guest commentary: Who has the psychological advantage in football — BYU or Utah?
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
Between the end of basketball season and the start of football season, I often become impatient for football and think about the upcoming season. This year my impatience for football resulted in me analyzing the changing psychological environments at... Read more
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ESPN
USC Trojans look for better results free from NCAA sanctionsUSC had reached its low point of the NCAA sanctions era, a 3-2 start in 2013 th
USC Trojans look for better results free from NCAA sanctions
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
USC had reached its low point of the NCAA sanctions era, a 3-2 start in 2013 that triggered the middle-of-the-night sacking of coach Lane Kiffin after an ugly loss at Arizona State. Kessler and others immediately began asking: What happens now? Allen... Read more
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Deseret News
'Rock solid' Aiono the center of attention, 'heartbeat' of Utah's offensive lineSALT LAKE CITY — There he is, right on the cover of Utah’s 2015 media guide wit
'Rock solid' Aiono the center of attention, 'heartbeat' of Utah's offensive line
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — There he is, right on the cover of Utah’s 2015 media guide with better-known teammates Devontae Booker, Tom Hackett and Jared Norris. Unlike the others, though, Siaosi Aiono works in the trenches. The Rimington Trophy candidate is... Read more
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Deseret News
Former defensive lineman Sam Tevi now eying starting spot on offensive lineSALT LAKE CITY — Sam Tevi is starting to pull away for Utah’s starting left tac
Former defensive lineman Sam Tevi now eying starting spot on offensive line
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Sam Tevi is starting to pull away for Utah’s starting left tackle position on the offensive line, for the moment at least, which would complete a difficult transition he has made from the defensive line that began leading into last... Read more
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CBS Sports
Best, worst college football coaches in close games from each conferenceClose games in college football can occur when you least expect them. They can
Best, worst college football coaches in close games from each conference
CBS Sports / Posted 13 days ago
Close games in college football can occur when you least expect them. They can be the difference between a good season or a special season, a New Year's Day bowl or a late-December bowl, and a contract extension or a pink slip. In 2014, eventual... Read more
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Deseret News
Offense responds after subpar scrimmageSALT LAKE CITY — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said the offense bounced back from
Offense responds after subpar scrimmage
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said the offense bounced back from a subpar showing in Thursday’s scrimmage. Although the Utes didn’t engage in any “live” work Friday morning at Rice-Eccles Stadium, things did get physical. “They... Read more
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Deseret News
Cougars, Utes featured together; Australian national team supports ExumBYU and Utah aren’t scheduled to face each other on the gridiron again until ne
Cougars, Utes featured together; Australian national team supports Exum
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
BYU and Utah aren’t scheduled to face each other on the gridiron again until next season, but they’re featured together in an in-depth article from CBS Sports’ Dennis Dodd about how the spread offense has led to the rise of the running quarterback... Read more
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Deseret News
Ranking the best defensive players in school historyWhile the Utah defense has had a great deal of success under Kyle Whittingham,
Ranking the best defensive players in school history
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
While the Utah defense has had a great deal of success under Kyle Whittingham, there have been talented players for a long time. There have been stars on the defensive line and in the secondary as well as plenty of talented linebackers. There have... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Covey switches from QB to WR, talks picking U of U over BYUSALT LAKE CITY — Many know Britain Covey as the speedy little quarterback and f
Covey switches from QB to WR, talks picking U of U over BYU
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 15 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Many know Britain Covey as the speedy little quarterback and former Mr. Football that led the win-factory Timpview Thunderbirds to multiple state titles. Many expected Covey to follow in his family pedigree and attend BYU, but last... Read more
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Deseret News
Whittingham: Utes get lots of needed reps, but first fall scrimmage a mixed bagSALT LAKE CITY — After a scrimmage featuring more than 100 plays Thursday morni
Whittingham: Utes get lots of needed reps, but first fall scrimmage a mixed bag
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — After a scrimmage featuring more than 100 plays Thursday morning at Rice-Eccles Stadium, Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said it was exactly what the Utes needed — a lot of work. “We needed every rep,” he noted. “The key now is to grade... Read more
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Deseret News
Booker isn't in bubble wrap, still absorbing defense's 'pops'SALT LAKE CITY — Although Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said that the first time
Booker isn't in bubble wrap, still absorbing defense's 'pops'
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Although Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said that the first time Devontae Booker will be tackled this fall is in the season opener against Michigan, it doesn’t mean the Heisman Trophy candidate is covered in bubble wrap. Far from it,... Read more
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CBS Sports
Quarterbacks contributing to revival of running game in college footballTaysom Hill's future is as bright as the sun splashing the nearby Wasatch Mount
Quarterbacks contributing to revival of running game in college football
CBS Sports / Posted 15 days ago
Taysom Hill's future is as bright as the sun splashing the nearby Wasatch Mountains. If he does nothing else, BYU's senior quarterback all but has a job locked up after football. That's what a successful internship for a venture capital firm will... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah quarterback battle is a healthy competitionSALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to a pecking order at quarterback, the Utah Utes
Utah quarterback battle is a healthy competition
Deseret News / Posted 16 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to a pecking order at quarterback, the Utah Utes definitely have something in place. Earlier this week, head coach Kyle Whittingham confirmed how things are situated. Seniors Travis Wilson and Kendal Thompson are No. 1... Read more
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ESPN
Former Utah Utes CB Dominique Hatfield not kicked out of school, not cleared to return to teamSALT LAKE CITY -- Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said Monday that suspended corner
Former Utah Utes CB Dominique Hatfield not kicked out of school, not cleared to return to team
ESPN / Posted 17 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said Monday that suspended cornerback Dominique Hatfield is "going to be allowed to stay in school" but has not yet been cleared to return to the team. School spokesperson Liz Abel said Hatfield was... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Sports digest: McIlroy '100 percent' for PGA ChampionshipRory McIlroy says he's 100 percent and his game appears to be in order. He was
Sports digest: McIlroy '100 percent' for PGA Championship
The Fremont Argus / Posted 18 days ago
Rory McIlroy says he's 100 percent and his game appears to be in order. He was talking about golf, not soccer. McIlroy played another practice round Monday for the PGA Championship and declared himself ready to go at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan,... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah's Hunter Dimick has a miner's mentalitySALT LAKE CITY — Utah defensive coordinator John Pease has an apt description o
Utah's Hunter Dimick has a miner's mentality
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah defensive coordinator John Pease has an apt description of junior defensive end Hunter Dimick. He compares him to a miner, complete with the light on the front of his helmet. “He puts his mine hat on and goes down the elevator... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah notebook: Junior college transfer Butler switching spots — for nowSALT LAKE CITY — Versatile junior college transfer Cory Butler moved up to the
Utah notebook: Junior college transfer Butler switching spots — for now
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Versatile junior college transfer Cory Butler moved up to the top of this week’s depth chart at wide receiver. Now he’s playing cornerback. Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said Butler is going to be given the next three or four days to... Read more
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ESPN
Former Utah Utes CB Dominique Hatfield cleared to return to school but not teamSALT LAKE CITY -- Former Utah cornerback Dominique Hatfield is cleared to retur
Former Utah Utes CB Dominique Hatfield cleared to return to school but not team
ESPN / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Former Utah cornerback Dominique Hatfield is cleared to return to school, but not the team. Coach Kyle Whittingham updated the situation of his former starter Monday. Hatfield was dismissed from the team last month after he was... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Whittingham talks about Dominique Hatfield's possible return to the teamSALT LAKE CITY — Dominique Hatfield is back as a student at the University of U
Whittingham talks about Dominique Hatfield's possible return to the team
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Dominique Hatfield is back as a student at the University of Utah, and head football coach Kyle Whittingham said Hatfield could be back with the football team if his final misdemeanor charge gets resolved soon. Hatfield was... Read more
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Deseret News
Dominique Hatfield's attorney files a motion to strike affidavit supporting an arrest warrantSALT LAKE CITY — Attorneys for former Utah cornerback Dominique Hatfield filed
Dominique Hatfield's attorney files a motion to strike affidavit supporting an arrest warrant
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Attorneys for former Utah cornerback Dominique Hatfield filed a motion to strike the affidavit and statement of probable cause issued in support of prosecutor’s request for a warrant of arrest. On Aug. 3, prosecutors filed an... Read more
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Deseret News
Pac-12 preview: Moving forward is Utah Utes' missionEighth in a 12-part series previewing the Pac-12 football season. BURBANK, Cal
Pac-12 preview: Moving forward is Utah Utes' mission
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
Eighth in a 12-part series previewing the Pac-12 football season. BURBANK, Calif. — At Pac-12 Media Days, Utah coach Kyle Whittingham made it clear. The Utes’ whole emphasis this season is about continuing to take strides forward and develop as a... Read more
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Deseret News
Tevin Carter returns, grateful, happy and healthier than everSALT LAKE CITY — Tevin Carter’s one and only season with the Utes has sort of t
Tevin Carter returns, grateful, happy and healthier than ever
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Tevin Carter’s one and only season with the Utes has sort of turned into two. The NCAA granted Utah's senior safety another year of eligibility after a groin injury limited him to just four games in 2014. The process, Carter... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah notebook: Utes 'liven up practice' Saturday by putting on the padsSALT LAKE CITY — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham acknowledged that practice “livene
Utah notebook: Utes 'liven up practice' Saturday by putting on the pads
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham acknowledged that practice “livened up a little bit” and had a “little more physicality” to it Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium. “It was a good practice overall,” said Utah coach Kyle Whittingham. “(We’re)... Read more
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Deseret News
Hatfield can return to school, but his status with Utes remains unchangedSALT LAKE CITY — Former Utah cornerback Dominique Hatfield will be able to atte
Hatfield can return to school, but his status with Utes remains unchanged
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Former Utah cornerback Dominique Hatfield will be able to attend classes at the University of Utah, but his status with the team remains unchanged. “Pleased to report that the University, after conducting its investigation, has... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
2015 college football previewWith the 2015 college football season set to begin Sept. 3, Local10.com preview
2015 college football preview
Local 10 Miami / Posted 20 days ago
With the 2015 college football season set to begin Sept. 3, Local10.com previews some of the most anticipated games of the year. Michigan at UtahFans and alumni hope Jim Harbaugh can restore mighty Michigan to the top of the college football pyramid... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah football notebook: Hatfield leaves a void that his former teammates must fillSALT LAKE CITY — Utah cornerback coach Sharrieff Shah isn’t quite ready to give
Utah football notebook: Hatfield leaves a void that his former teammates must fill
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah cornerback coach Sharrieff Shah isn’t quite ready to give up hope that Dominique Hatfield will suit up for the Utes this fall. But he’s moving forward as if that door is permanently closed because that’s the only way he can... Read more
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Deseret News
Speedy Cory Butler prepared for opportunity anywhere on the fieldSALT LAKE CITY — With his agility and speed, Cory Butler is a commodity on the
Speedy Cory Butler prepared for opportunity anywhere on the field
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — With his agility and speed, Cory Butler is a commodity on the gridiron. So it wasn’t a surprise to him when he learned this week he would enter his first day with the Utah Utes as a slot receiver in the offense instead of a... Read more
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Deseret News
Utes get off to a 'good start' as camp opensSALT LAKE CITY — Generally speaking, Utah coach Kyle Whittingham liked what he
Utes get off to a 'good start' as camp opens
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Generally speaking, Utah coach Kyle Whittingham liked what he saw on the first day of camp. “It was OK. It was a good start,” he said after Thursday morning’s practice at Ute Field. “We’ve got a lot of install the first week, just... Read more
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Daily Herald
Utah wants to prove it has staying power in Pac-12SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah is out to show it's not a one-year wonder. The Utes ope
Utah wants to prove it has staying power in Pac-12
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah is out to show it's not a one-year wonder. The Utes opened preseason practice Thursday coming off a 9-4 season, a Top 25 ranking and their first winning Pac-12 record since joining the league in 2011. Old perceptions of the... Read more
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Deseret News
Enemy camp insider: 5 Utah-related questions with an Oregon State expertEditor's note: This is the second in a series previewing each of the opponents
Enemy camp insider: 5 Utah-related questions with an Oregon State expert
Deseret News / Posted 23 days ago
Editor's note: This is the second in a series previewing each of the opponents BYU, Utah and Utah State will face this season. The matchup Time, TV TBA Rice-Eccles Stadium, Salt Lake City Utah native Gary Andersen has inherited a bit of a... Read more
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Deseret News
Whittingham has more pressure than Bronco as season launchesIt’s not ESPN, The New York Times, or even Phil Steele’s College Football Previ
Whittingham has more pressure than Bronco as season launches
Deseret News / Posted 23 days ago
It’s not ESPN, The New York Times, or even Phil Steele’s College Football Preview, just a website called CoachesHotSeat.com. Still, somebody has devoted life, liberty and the pursuit of snoopiness to ranking 127 college football coaches, in order of... Read more
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