MANNING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MANNING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Broncos fend off Chiefs 24-17 with goal-line stand http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58414233-77/yards-broncos-goal-chiefs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58414233-77/yards-broncos-goal-chiefs.html.csp">Broncos fend off Chiefs 24-17 with goal-line stand</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T22:59:02.363-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 10:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">DENVER • Hidden inside Terrance Knighton’s gargantuan body listed generously at 330 pounds is a former tight end who dreams of playing offense. “I have great ball instincts being an ex-wide receiver,” Denver’s mammoth nose tackle said after preserving the Broncos’ 24-17 win over the scrappy Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. Knighton deflected Alex Smith’s fourth-and-goal pass from the 2 to Dwayne Bowe with 15 seconds left. He was engaged with center Rodney Hudson when he reached up and felt the foot...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584142332014-09-14T22:59:02.363-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-14T22:59:02.363-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58414233@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:59:02 MDT NFL: Cardinals 25, Giants 14 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413045-77/yard-cardinals-giants-drive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413045-77/yard-cardinals-giants-drive.html.csp">NFL: Cardinals 25, Giants 14</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM CANAVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T14:45:00.294-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 02:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">East Rutherford, N.J. • The Arizona Cardinals are getting so good they can win with a backup quarterback who hadn’t played since 2010. Ted Ginn Jr. ran 71 yards on a punt return for a go-ahead fourth-quarter touchdown, and the Cardinals beat the error-prone New York Giants 25-14 Sunday despite playing without injured starting quarterback Carson Palmer. Drew Stanton threw for 167 yards and led the Cardinals (2-0) on three long scoring drives in helping them win for the ninth time in 11 games. Ari...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584130452014-09-14T14:45:00.294-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-14T14:45:00.294-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413045@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:45:00 MDT Walden’s NFL Four Downs: So, which team isn’t all just terrible people? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58409559-77/talent-com-nfl-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58409559-77/talent-com-nfl-http.html.csp">Walden’s NFL Four Downs: So, which team isn’t all just terrible people?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Walden</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:26.936-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Author’s note • If you want an NFL preview with stats, analysis and facts … there are about 3 gazillion places for that. If you’d like an oddball perspective (mixed with pop culture references) on this weekend’s four broadcast TV games in the SLC market, this is just the thing for you. First Down Patriots at Vikings, 11 a.m., Ch. 2 • “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart was a bit incredulous at commissioner Roger Goodell claiming he hadn’t viewed the infamous video of Ray Rice punching out his fia...</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> 58409559@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:26 MDT NFL Four Downs: Little is certain, aside from QBs being ugly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58381004-77/nfl-chance-com-deal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58381004-77/nfl-chance-com-deal.html.csp">NFL Four Downs: Little is certain, aside from QBs being ugly</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Walden</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T00:11:58.404-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you want an NFL preview with stats, analysis and facts … there are about 3 gazillion places for that. If you’d like a slightly oddball perspective on this weekend’s four broadcast TV games in the SLC market — ruminating on such relevant topics as why the Patriots are like the Counting Crows, and the relative ugliness of Peyton Manning and Andrew Luck — I have just the thing for you. First down Saints at Falcons, 11 a.m., Ch. 13 • Is it a big deal that the Falcons’ two receiving stars, Ju...</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> 58381004@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:11:58 MDT Welker leaves Broncos game with concussion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58331171-77/swearinger-welker-concussion-manning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58331171-77/swearinger-welker-concussion-manning.html.csp">Welker leaves Broncos game with concussion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:17.532-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Broncos receiver Wes Welker suffered a concussion after taking a hit to the head from Houston defensive back D.J. Swearinger in a preseason game Saturday night. Welker was leveled by Swearinger soon after catching a short pass over the middle with just seconds remaining in the second quarter. Swearinger drew an unnecessary roughness penalty for the hit on Welker, who has a history of concussions and wears a bigger helmet to further protect his head. Denver coach John Fox said Welker won...</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> 58331171@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:17 MDT Utah football PM notes — Kyle Whittingham talks Idaho State prep, special teams, more (VIDEO) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58310872-59/whittingham-cox-manning-kyle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58310872-59/whittingham-cox-manning-kyle.html.csp">Utah football PM notes — Kyle Whittingham talks Idaho State prep, special teams, more (VIDEO)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:45:52.561-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Today for PM notes, rather than writing everything up, I thought I'd let Kyle Whittingham do some talking for me. Check out the video above for Whitt's take on start of scouting Idaho State, TE Siale Fakailoatonga's progress, who is likely to start on special teams and more. But here are a few other notes that didn't get on film: Cox leading Manning for No. 3 • Whittingham said this morning that Brandon Cox is third on the depth chart behind Kendal Thompson, explaining it only by saying Cox outp...</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> 58310872@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:45:52 MDT NFL: Broncos look primed for another big run http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58309617-77/broncos-manning-ball-run.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58309617-77/broncos-manning-ball-run.html.csp">NFL: Broncos look primed for another big run</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:46:03.176-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • The Denver Broncos look like they’re ready to start the season. They had an impressive preseason debut against the Seattle Seahawks, the team that throttled them in the Super Bowl, and they christened San Francisco’s new stadium with a 34-0 shutout of the 49ers Sunday. Denver’s starting offense is in midseason form with three scores in four possessions with Peyton Manning completing 22 of 27 passes for 182 yards and a touchdown. And they haven’t even shown the offense they’ll ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583096172014-08-19T16:46:03.176-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T16:46:03.176-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309617@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:46:03 MDT 49ers blanked in new stadium http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58307453-77/francisco-san-denver-stadium.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58307453-77/francisco-san-denver-stadium.html.csp">49ers blanked in new stadium</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:37:15.127-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • The San Francisco 49ers turned their hyped Levi’s Stadium debut into a real dud. So bad, in fact, tens of thousands of fans left the snazzy new Silicon Valley digs midway through the third quarter. Colin Kaepernick was thoroughly outshined by 38-year-old Peyton Manning in Denver’s 34-0 rout Sunday, with the San Francisco quarterback going 5 for 9 for 39 yards in his two series. The 49ers turned the ball over four times and gave up big plays on defense. “We’re off. It’s that...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583074532014-08-17T22:37:15.127-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-17T22:37:15.127-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58307453@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:37:15 MDT Pay to Play: Nonrevenue sports could ‘lose’ if NCAA amateurism ends http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293925-77/sports-football-nonrevenue-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293925-77/sports-football-nonrevenue-utah.html.csp">Pay to Play: Nonrevenue sports could ‘lose’ if NCAA amateurism ends</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T10:18:30.435-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hard fact looms over all this talk of change in college sports. Somebody has to lose. If football and men’s basketball players are to have a greater share of the revenue pie, then somebody else’s slice must get thinner. It seems unlikely that those somebodies will be the commissioners, athletic directors and coaches who are paid top dollar because (their organizations believe) they drive revenue in college football and basketball that keeps the rest of the operation afloat. After all, Universi...</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> 58293925@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 10:18:30 MDT Keeton on Manning Award watch list http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58299179-55/list-watch-award-keeton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58299179-55/list-watch-award-keeton.html.csp">Keeton on Manning Award watch list</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T21:29:02.397-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Quarterback Chuckie Keeton was among the 32 quarterbacks named to the Manning Award Watch List. Keeton has also been named to the Heismanpundit/CBSports.com Heisman Trophy, Watch List, the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List and the Maxwell CSU's Garrett Grayson and Nevada's Cody Fajardo were other Mountain West quarterbacks on the list.</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> 58299179@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:29:02 MDT NFL: Denver quarterback Peyton Manning taking a smell-the-roses approach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289930-77/manning-camp-denver-eli.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289930-77/manning-camp-denver-eli.html.csp">NFL: Denver quarterback Peyton Manning taking a smell-the-roses approach</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:56.72-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Peyton Manning seems to be having a lot more fun this summer. He’s still grinding through training camp like always but he’s also showing a loosey-goosey side that he rarely flashed in Indy or in his first two seasons in Denver. One morning, he’s doing a dorky dance to “Rocky Top” during stretch time at Broncos headquarters — dancing like nobody’s watching even though he knows everybody is. Another day he’s taking snaps from Brandon Stokley’s 10-year-old boy on the side during...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582899302014-08-12T23:12:56.72-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:12:56.72-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58289930@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:56 MDT BYU football: Quest for improvement drove QB Hill in offseason http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58278829-77/hill-byu-quarterbacks-throwing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58278829-77/hill-byu-quarterbacks-throwing.html.csp">BYU football: Quest for improvement drove QB Hill in offseason</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T13:46:39.794-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 01:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Everywhere he goes, BYU quarterback Taysom Hill is asked about his passing accuracy. Is it any better than last year? Will he complete more than 53.9 percent of his throws in 2014? What did he do to develop his arm strength and refine his throwing motion? But here’s the thing: Hill and offensive coordinator Robert Anae identified a bigger reason why the Cougars went just 8-5 last season and the offense sputtered against the better teams on their schedule — Utah, Notre Dame and Wisconsin ...</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> 58278829@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:46:39 MDT NFL Hall of Fame Game: Giants top Bills, 17-13 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58257426-77/giants-williams-yards-buffalo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58257426-77/giants-williams-yards-buffalo.html.csp">NFL Hall of Fame Game: Giants top Bills, 17-13</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By John Wawrow</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T17:03:10.111-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 05:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canton, Ohio • With running back David Wilson out indefinitely, rookie Andre Williams showed glimpses he can provide the New York Giants’ ground game some fresh legs. The fourth-round draft pick and Heisman Trophy finalist out of Boston College had seven carries for 48 yards and scored on a 3-yard run in a 17-13 victory over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday night in the preseason-opening Hall of Fame Game. Rookie receiver Corey Washington scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 73-yard pass up the right ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582574262014-08-04T17:03:10.111-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T17:03:10.111-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58257426@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 17:03:10 MDT Manning’s old pal Tamme steps up with Thomas out http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254362-77/manning-tamme-broncos-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254362-77/manning-tamme-broncos-defense.html.csp">Manning’s old pal Tamme steps up with Thomas out</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Julius Thomas missed the Denver Broncos’ annual summer scrimmage with a bruised thigh, so Jacob Tamme stepped up and played the starring role alongside Peyton Manning. Tamme stretched out and snared Manning’s high pass for a one-handed 17-yard touchdown grab with Omar Bolden in coverage, the highlight of the short scrimmage before 38,620 fans on a sun-drenched Saturday afternoon at Sports Authority Field. “Jacob is always there when you need him,” said Manning, who also played with Tamm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582543622014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254362@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:12:08 MDT