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  • Utah State running back Devante Mays (32) is sacked by New Mexico linebacker Kimmie Carson, obscured, as safety Daniel Henry (14), linebacker Maurice Daniels, rear, and Utah State offensive lineman Jake Simonich (76) look on during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Leighton) Utah State football notes: Simonich adjusts to position switch
    Logan • Utah State senior offensive lineman Jake Simonich has always played tackle. But that's about to change. When the Aggies open their season Thur...
    Updated Aug 29 2016 04:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • Arizona head coach Rich Rodriguez talks with reporters at the Pac-12 NCAA college football media day in Los Angeles Thursday, July 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon) Pac-12 football preview: Arizona wants to be more than entertaining
    Always willing to wear costumes and join in promotional gimmicks for his Arizona football team, coach Rich Rodriguez appears in battle armor in the Wi...
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  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham sings ’Utah Man’ after the game at Rice-Eccles Stadium Saturday November 28, 2015.  Utah defeated Colorado 20-14. College football preview: From dean Whittingham to neophyte Sitake, state's Big 3 coaches are at different stages with the same goal
    Three schools. Three teams. Three situations. Three stages. Three coaches. All of them different, all of them at different places in the head coaching...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 11:26 am   |     |   Share
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    GREENbike: Corporate Citizens and Nonprofit Join Forces For Community Impact
    GREENbike, Salt Lake City’s nonprofit bike sharing system has been on the streets since 2013, and has grown at a rapid pace. The system, which began w...
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  • PREP SPORTS
    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Bingham’s Jahvontay Smith (23) runs past Herriman’s Tyson Herrera (6) and Herriman’s Jace Kener (4) for a touchdown during the game at Bingham High School Friday August 26, 2016. Bingham won the game 45-0. Prep football: Week 3 statewide top 25 and classification power rankings
    After two weeks of the high school football season, Bingham and East tightened their stranglehold on the top spots in the statewide top 25 with sta...
    Updated Aug 29 2016 11:35 am   |     |   Share

  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   New coach Kalani Sitake oversees his first BYU fall camp practice, Friday August 5, 2016 in Provo. BYU football: Cougars, Arizona, bracing for surprises in opener
    Provo • Organizers are calling Saturday’s college football opener pitting BYU and Arizona at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., the Cac...
    Updated Aug 29 2016 03:55 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    The Utes go through their second fall scrimmage to solidify a handful of position battles.  INFORMATION-> Relevant position battles: • Offensive tackle (Garett Bolles, Sam Tevi, Jackson Barton) • Tight end (Harrison Handley, Evan Moeai) • Receiver (Tyrone Smith, Caleb Repp, Raelon Singleton) • Linebacker (Cody Barton, Kavika Luafatasaga)  , Tuesday August 16, 2016. Utah football: Utes say they aren’t taking Southern Utah lightly
    It’s not a tuneup. It’s not a scrimmage. It’s not a chance to figure things out. Even though the Utes will find themselves heavily favored on Thursday...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 06:14 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Zahkai Brown of Arvada, CO, drives one down the fairway as he competes in the final round of the Utah Open golf tournament at Riverside Country Club in Provo on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. Brown went on to win the tournament 16 under par. Golf: Colorado pro Zahkai Brown rewarded for long drive as he wins Utah Open
    Provo • Like any professional golfer in his 20s, Zahkai Brown has bigger ambitions than playing in the Siegfried & Jensen Utah Open every year. He kee...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 09:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • PAC 12
    Pac-12: Cal QB makes great first impression
    California quarterback Davis Webb got a head start, opening the 2016 season Friday in Australia. It may take a while until any Pac-12 quarterback tops...
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  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   On the night Real Salt Lake won the Rocky Mountain Cup,in the 88th minute, Real Salt Lake midfielder Kyle Beckerman became the all time minutes played leader in MLS history. Real Salt Lake defeated the Colorado Rapids 2-1 during their Rocky Mountain Championship Cup game at Rio Tinto Stadium Friday, August 26, 2016. Soccer: RSL’s Kyle Beckerman named to U.S. roster for upcoming World Cup qualifiers
    Ahead of the latest round of 2018 World Cup qualifiers, U.S. men’s national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann continues to keep several familiar faces in th...
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   New coach Kalani Sitake oversees his first BYU fall camp practice, Friday August 5, 2016 in Provo. Monson: Expectations and realities for BYU, Utah, Utah State
    That great thinker/philosopher/receiver Terrell Owens once said: “If you align expectations with reality, you will never be disappointed.” The proble...
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  • Washington State head coach Mike Leach, right, speaks with quarterback Luke Falk (4) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak) Pac-12 football preview: Improved defense, Logan’s Falk have Washington State on the rise
    Luke Falk’s adventurous high school football career ended as he sat alone on the bench during the last few minutes of Logan’s resounding loss to Timpv...
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  • PREP SPORTS
    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Bingham’s Jay Tufele  (78) sacks Mountain Crest’s Tanner Schwab (16) during the game at Bingham High School Friday November 6, 2015. Bingham star DT Jay Tufele out ‘indefinitely’ with foot injury
    South Jordan • Regarded as the top local football recruit for the Class of 2017, Bingham’s four-star defensive tackle Jay Tufele will be sidelined “in...
    Updated Aug 26 2016 11:54 am   |     |   Share

  • Utah spoils USU’s home opener in women’s soccer
    Hailey Skolmoski, Natalie Vukic and Eden Jacobsen all scored as the Utah women’s soccer team defeated Utah State 3-0 on Sunday in Logan. It was the th...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 09:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • Members of the so-called Final Five, U.S. women’s gymnastics team, Madison Kocian, Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, and Aly Raisman pose with ’Hamilton’ actors who play the Schuyler sisters, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Lexi Lawson and Renee Elise Goldsberry backstage after attending the performance at the Richard Rogers Theatre on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) Gymnastics: Gabby Douglas hospitalized, misses MTV Video Music Awards
    New York • Olympic gymnastics star Gabby Douglas was hospitalized Sunday night, forcing her to miss a scheduled appearance with her U.S. teammates at ...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 09:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • Patrick Reed smiles as he holds the The Barclays trophy after winning The Barclays golf tournament in Farmingdale, N.Y., Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) Golf: Patrick Reed wins Barclays as Rickie Fowler falters
    Farmingdale, N.Y. • Patrick Reed picked up two victories in one day. He won The Barclays to assure himself a clear shot at the $10 million bonus in th...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 09:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • PAC 12
    Pac-12 pick: Cal over Hawaii
    The Pac-12 football season begins Friday night – in America, anyway. California gets an early start, playing Hawaii in Sydney, Australia, where it wil...
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  • FILE - This Aug. 25, 2016 file photo shows Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott passing against the Seattle Seahawks during the first half of a preseason NFL football game in Seattle. Prescott grew up rooting for the Dallas Cowboys in Louisiana and suddenly finds himself in line to start their opener as a rookie quarterback with Tony Romo sidelined by yet another back injury. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, file) NFL: Romo injury makes rookie Prescott sudden starter for Cowboys
    Frisco, Texas • Dak Prescott grew up rooting for the Dallas Cowboys in Louisiana. He suddenly finds himself in line to start their opener as a rookie ...
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  • FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2016, file photo, the partially open new retractable roof allows a ribbon of light into Arthur Ashe Stadium at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. With the stadium now covered by a retractable roof, players such as defending champ Novak Djokovic wonder how it will affect conditions when it is closed. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) Tennis: For U.S. Open’s new roof, a question of changing conditions
    New York • Novak Djokovic won’t mind if it rains for the next two weeks in New York. The U.S. Open’s Arthur Ashe Stadium is now covered by a retractab...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 07:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • Patrick Reed smiles as he holds the The Barclays trophy after winning The Barclays golf tournament in Farmingdale, N.Y., Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) Golf: Reed wins Barclays, Fowler loses Ryder Cup spot
    Farmingdale, N.Y. • Patrick Reed had a crystal trophy, a clear shot at the richest payoff in golf and a spot on the Ryder Cup team. All he could offer...
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  • RSL
    RSL injury report: Sunny expected to play for Monarchs this weekend
    As soon as they collided, Real Salt Lake midfielder Sunday Stephen knew his injury was bad.  “When I touched my face, I know something was wrong,” the...
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  • Ariya Jutanugarn, center, from Thailand, holds the trophy after winning the LPGA Canadian Open golf tornament in Priddis, Alberta, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP) Golf: Ariya Jutanugarn wins in Canada for 5th LPGA Tour title
    Priddis, Alberta • Five months after giving away a major championship with a late meltdown, Ariya Jutanugarn ran away with the Canadian Pacific Women’...
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  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Zahkai Brown of Arvada, CO, drives one down the fairway as he competes in the final round of the Utah Open golf tournament at Riverside Country Club in Provo on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. Brown went on to win the tournament 16 under par. Golf: Colorado pro Zahkai Brown rewarded for long drive as he wins Utah Open
    Provo • Like any professional golfer in his 20s, Zahkai Brown has bigger ambitions than playing in the Siegfried & Jensen Utah Open every year. He kee...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 09:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • Endwell, N.Y., pitcher Ryan Harlost, center, celebrates with teammates after getting the final out of the Little League World Series Championship baseball game against South Korea in South Williamsport, Pa., Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) Baseball: Endwell, N.Y., wins Little League World Series
    South Williamsport, Pa. • As Ryan Harlost stepped to the mound on Sunday, he took it all in. Chants of “U-S-A, U-S-A!” droned over his left shoulder a...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 07:26 pm   |     |   Share
  • Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany steers his car during the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix in Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert) Formula One: Rosberg closes gap in title race, yet Hamilton seems happier
    Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium • Although Nico Rosberg trimmed rival Lewis Hamilton’s lead in the Formula One title race after winning the Belgian Grand P...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 06:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Kyle Larson celebrates after  winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) NASCAR: Larson takes advantage of late restart for first Cup victory
    Brooklyn, Mich. • During the last couple laps of his first Sprint Cup victory, Kyle Larson was emotional. “I think with two to go, I was starting to g...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 08:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Washington wide receiver Kendal Thompson (87) catches a pass for a 2-point conversion in front of New York Jets defensive back Kevin Short (32) during the second half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, in Landover, Md. Washington won 22-18. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) NFL: Former Utah Ute quarterback Kendal Thompson tries to catch on with Washington
    Kendal Thompson has never wilted in the face of adversity. The two have had their fair share of run-ins during his 24 years. But the Washington rookie...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 09:11 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In a Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) runs against New Orleans Saints cornerback P.J. Williams (25) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, in New Orleans. Brown, arguably the most dynamic offensive player in the league, broke his own franchise records last season by catching 136 passes for 1,834 yards. The Steelers went 10-6 and won a playoff game last season despite a down year for their playmaking quarterback because of injuries. (AP Photo/Butch Dill, File) NFL: With Broncos, Patriots flawed, no clear favorite in AFC
    New York • No Manning. No Brady, for the first four games. No clear-cut favorite in the AFC. With the regular season about to kick off, it’s anybody’s...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 03:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, greets Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers at the end of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. Green Bay won 21-10. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar) NFL: Kaepernick decision not to stand for anthem gets league talking
    Santa Clara, Calif. • Letting his hair go au natural and sprinting between drills as usual, Colin Kaepernick took the field Sunday with the San Franci...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 03:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In a Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 file photo, Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton (1) looks to pass against the New England Patriots during the first half of a preseason NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C.. The last four teams to play for the NFC championship have the same goal: Super Bowl or bust. Reigning NFL MVP Cam Newton led the Panthers to a 17-1 record before Von Miller and the Broncos stifled them in the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone) NFL: Few contenders, more pretenders in NFC
    The last four teams to play for the NFC championship have the same goal: Super Bowl or bust. Carolina, Arizona, Seattle and Green Bay are still the cl...
    Updated Aug 28 2016 03:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • BYU linebacker Fred Warner (4) celebrates after recovering a fumbled ball for a turnover during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) BYU football: Demanding schedule not dampening expectations as Sitake era begins
    Provo • Kalani Sitake wouldn’t bite. At BYU’s football media day in June, the first-year head coach was asked what would have to happen for his inaugu...
    Updated Aug 27 2016 04:06 pm   |     |   Share
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