BRENNAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BRENNAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Patriots sign former BYU lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58207466-65/manumaleuna-byu-lineman-brennan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58207466-65/manumaleuna-byu-lineman-brennan.html.csp">Patriots sign former BYU lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:25.928-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The New England Patriots announced Monday the signing of rookie free agent and former BYU defensive lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna. Manumaleuna was originally picked up by the New York Giants following the draft, but was released on June 19. Manumaleuna had 143 tackles and 5.5 sacks in his time at BYU. UCLA defense lineman Seali’i Epenesa was released to make room for Manumaleuna. -Brennan Smith bsmith@sltrib.com Twitter: @BrennanJSmith</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207466@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT Eric Weddle talks beard, football with NFL Network http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58134280-59/nfl-weddle-network-watch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58134280-59/nfl-weddle-network-watch.html.csp">Eric Weddle talks beard, football with NFL Network</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T22:39:06.486-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 10:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former Utes safety Eric Weddle is an interesting dude. Weddle, arguably one of the best safeties in the NFL with the San Diego Chargers, sat down with the NFL Network to talk about his imposing beard, his start as a football player, his love of R. Kelly and his interception of Peyton Manning in the playoffs as a rookie. You can watch the entire video here. -Brennan Smith bsmith@sltrib.com Twitter: @BrennanJSmith</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58134280@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:39:06 MDT Study: Utah has 7th most USMNT fans in America http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58129489-77/fans-lake-salt-usmnt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58129489-77/fans-lake-salt-usmnt.html.csp">Study: Utah has 7th most USMNT fans in America</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T23:04:19.153-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you want to find a fan of the U.S. Men’s National Team, look westward, and closely, at Utah. Salt Lake City has the seventh highest concentration of USMNT fans in the country, according to a study by customer management company Gigya. The study, determined by the amount of “likes” from each state on the U.S. Soccer Facebook page, found that four of the top 10 cities for U.S. Soccer fanhood are on the west coast. Salt Lake was preceded by Seattle, Portland, New York City, Houston, Columbus a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58129489@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:04:19 MDT