PLAYED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PLAYED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Ron McBride keeps giving back to game he loves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58416911-190/assistant-mcbride-coach-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58416911-190/assistant-mcbride-coach-state.html.csp">Prep football: Ron McBride keeps giving back to game he loves</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-20T23:30:04.228-06:00">Updated Sep 20, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The September sun beat down hard on the Taylorsville football team as it prepared for a Tuesday practice. Large linemen huddled under the shade and helped each other with their pads as Warriors coach Rod Wells rolled into practice driving a golf cart with a familiar-looking passenger. Former University of Utah and Weber State coach Ron McBride sat next to Wells. On this sweltering afternoon, he took charge of Taylorsville’s offensive line. Warrior players suddenly seemed to perk up and things go...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58416911@www.sltrib.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:30:04 MDT BYU football: Cougars taking Virginia “more seriously” after big upset http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58417547-88/game-byu-virginia-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58417547-88/game-byu-virginia-team.html.csp">BYU football: Cougars taking Virginia “more seriously” after big upset</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="2014-09-15T22:48:17.092-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 10:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Saturday’s game against Virginia is or isn’t a revenge game for the BYU Cougars, depending on which player or coach one asks, but one thing was clear after Monday night’s media session with coach Bronco Mendenhall and selected players. The Cavaliers (2-1) have the Cougars’ respect, despite having gone 2-10 last year. “Because they beat Louisville, we are more focused,” receiver Mitch Mathews said. “I am glad that they played well and that they won, so we could take this week more serious...</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> 58417547@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:48:17 MDT St. Vincent leaps ahead, will tour with Black Keys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58389397-80/clark-vincent-black-keys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58389397-80/clark-vincent-black-keys.html.csp">St. Vincent leaps ahead, will tour with Black Keys</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T22:46:03.659-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • After watching a video of St. Vincent’s performance at a British rock festival this summer, an anonymous music fan posted a succinct review. “It’s bonkers,” the viewer wrote. “But fascinating, original and strangely addictive.” St. Vincent, the stage name for singer-songwriter Annie Clark, continues a big year with a full autumn of touring, including a plum slot opening for the Black Keys. Her fourth album, “St. Vincent,” had her highest Billboard chart debut (No. 12), she played on t...</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> 58389397@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:46:03 MDT USU football: Whimpey embraces leadership role for Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58398226-77/whimpey-aggies-state-kevin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58398226-77/whimpey-aggies-state-kevin.html.csp">USU football: Whimpey embraces leadership role for Aggies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:40:27.618-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • While his teammates were still digesting the lopsided loss to Tennessee inside the visitor’s locker room at Neyland Stadium, offensive lineman Kevin Whimpey was sitting at a table in front of a large group of media members, calmly putting the game into perspective. He didn’t deny it was a good old-fashioned butt-whipping, but he kept the focus on the future, expounding on the virtues of painful learning experiences, reminding everyone that the Aggies could still win the Mountain West and...</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> 58398226@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:40:27 MDT Wake Forest not taking Aggies lightly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58398876-55/aggies-certainly-clawson-lot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58398876-55/aggies-certainly-clawson-lot.html.csp">Wake Forest not taking Aggies lightly</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="2014-09-10T14:17:02.334-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson was extremely complimentary of the Aggies during the ACC conference call today, saying his team would face what he believes is one of the best defenses in the country. "They are very well coached, they are multiple, which gave us problems when we played Monroe," he said. "They are very extremely physical up front and they have some seniors and juniors that have played a lot of football. We have got a young offensive line that's continuing to grow together so we hav...</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> 58398876@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:17:02 MDT Movie review: ‘The Identical’ evokes Elvis’ era with a weird twist http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58368904-223/identical-movie-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58368904-223/identical-movie-config-data.html.csp">Movie review: ‘The Identical’ evokes Elvis’ era with a weird twist</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T16:45:33.379-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The loopy drama “The Identical” takes an intriguing “what if” scenario — what if Elvis Presley’s stillborn twin brother had lived? — and spins it into something truly bizarre. The film starts in Depression-era Alabama, where the dirt-poor Hemsleys (Brian Geraghty, Amanda Crew) make the hard decision to give one of their twin baby boys to Reece Wade (Ray Liotta), a traveling evangelist, and his wife, Louise (Ashley Judd), who is unable to have children. The Wades raise their boy, Ryan (played by...</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> 58368904@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:45:33 MDT BYU should be close to full strength against Texas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58366201-65/mendenhall-howell-game-really.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58366201-65/mendenhall-howell-game-really.html.csp">BYU should be close to full strength against Texas</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="2014-09-02T18:29:02.545-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 06:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ok, time to wrap up BYU’s last two media availability sessions, which probably set a record for least time between interview opportunities in school history. I should have taken a sleeping bag and spent the night at the football offices lobby. Monday, coach Bronco Mendenhall spoke to reporters for about nine minutes — the only time Mendenhall will talk to the local media at large all week — and most of the discussion was on news earlier Monday that Texas would be without starting quarterback Dav...</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> 58366201@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:29:02 MDT Utah State football: Aggies know all about Vols’ ‘beast’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58346619-77/state-utah-aggies-sunday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58346619-77/state-utah-aggies-sunday.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies know all about Vols’ ‘beast’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:26.682-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State’s offensive players kept noticing one number popping up time and time again when watching film of the Tennessee Vols’ defense — No. 45. That the number of A.J.Johnson would stand out to the Aggies is of no surprise. The 6-foot-2, 245-pound Johnson is regarded as one of the top linebackers in the nation. He is on every major preseason award watch list after earning All-SEC honors last year. Out of the 36 games he has played, he finished 18 with double-figure tackles and ranked...</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> 58346619@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:26 MDT Chiefs sign veteran offensive guard Mike McGlynn http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343265-77/chiefs-offensive-mcglynn-veteran.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343265-77/chiefs-offensive-mcglynn-veteran.html.csp">Chiefs sign veteran offensive guard Mike McGlynn</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.964-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Mo. • The Chiefs have signed veteran guard Mike McGlynn to help stabilize their shaky offensive line while waiving reserve offensive lineman Ben Gottschalk. McGlynn, who was released by Washington on Tuesday, played for Chiefs coach Andy Reid with the Philadelphia Eagles from 2008-10. He spent one year with the Cincinnati Bengals and the past two seasons with the Indianapolis colts. The former fourth-round draft pick has started 48 of the 57 games he’s played in the NFL. The Chiefs ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432652014-08-27T23:28:57.964-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:57.964-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343265@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Golf notes: Birthday treat for Jordan Spieth at Preston Trail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338671-77/cut-tour-played-preston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338671-77/cut-tour-played-preston.html.csp">Golf notes: Birthday treat for Jordan Spieth at Preston Trail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FERGUSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:19:48.503-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paramus, N.J. • Jordan Spieth celebrated a big birthday with friends in Las Vegas, had a two-week stretch at Firestone and the PGA Championship, and then headed home to Texas to take advantage of the biggest perk to turning 21. He finally played Preston Trail. The private club in Dallas is strict about its rules, and one of them is that a player has to be at least 21. Never mind that Spieth contended at the Bryon Nelson Championship while still in high school. Or that he became the youngest Amer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583386712014-08-26T22:19:48.503-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T22:19:48.503-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338671@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:19:48 MDT Salt Lake Bees: Grant Green ready for return to Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332642-77/green-angels-bees-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332642-77/green-angels-bees-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake Bees: Grant Green ready for return to Angels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T22:45:35.945-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grant Green continued his presumably quick visit to Salt Lake on Sunday night. Down from the parent Los Angeles Angels on an injury rehab assignment, Green went 1-for-4 despite hitting the ball hard in every at-bat during New Orleans’ 8-6 win over the Bees at Smith’s Ballpark. Green, 27, has spent most of the season in L.A. as a utility infielder. He’s played well, too. In 31 games with the American League-leading Angels, he hit .313 while providing valuable insurance behind veterans Erick Aybar...</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> 58332642@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:45:35 MDT Snow football: Badgers seeking rebound from rare down season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293073-77/season-maugham-badgers-snow.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293073-77/season-maugham-badgers-snow.html.csp">Snow football: Badgers seeking rebound from rare down season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:04:21.714-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Snow College is hoping to start this season they way they finished last year. The Badgers ended on a four game winning streak to finish with a 5-6 record. Coach Britt Maugham said the slow start was due to the change in the LDS Church missionary age requirement, which lowered the age students could go on mission from 19 to 18. In six month stretch, Snow replaced about 90 players for 2013 team — including sophomores who graduated the previous season, and players and recruits who chose to go on mi...</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> 58293073@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:04:21 MDT Utah football notes — Brian Allen is Mr. Position Switch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58298181-89/allen-whittingham-brian-receiver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58298181-89/allen-whittingham-brian-receiver.html.csp">Utah football notes — Brian Allen is Mr. Position Switch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T16:08:44.136-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brian Allen has never played safety before this summer. Brian Allen never played corner before this week. Brian Allen, a 6-foot-3, 200-pound Texas native, hadn’t played defense at all before the Utes elected to move him from wide receiver. But here’s what they saw: A long, fast athlete who was buried behind other talented offensive players. They saw a receiver who didn’t mind contact, and looked like he could handle more of it. “You can ask anybody: I’m very physical,” Allen said. “I like to ge...</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> 58298181@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:08:44 MDT BYU football: Scott Arellano didn’t punt on life, he persevered http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58284998-88/arellano-byu-punter-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58284998-88/arellano-byu-punter-football.html.csp">BYU football: Scott Arellano didn’t punt on life, he persevered</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="2014-08-11T23:11:14.359-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • BYU punter Scott Arellano can only shake his head and smile when he reads about how college athletes in the future could receive cost-of-attendance stipends and other benefits above and beyond the books, tuition and $900 a month for room and board that football players on scholarship currently get. That’s because the senior from Solvang, Calif., played for free the last two seasons, all while paying his own way at BYU and raising two children with his wife of four years, Alexis. “There w...</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> 58284998@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:11:14 MDT Robin Williams a comic force, versatile actor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58288126-223/williams-comedy-comic-actor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58288126-223/williams-comedy-comic-actor.html.csp">Robin Williams a comic force, versatile actor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T09:55:23.079-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 09:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The question from a fan in a Sirius XM interview last year was innocent — what do you think you’d be doing if you didn’t become a comedian? — and within seconds Robin Williams was impersonating physicist Stephen Hawking getting a lap dance at a strip club. “Now don’t sit on the keyboard!” Williams said, coaxing laughs from a few dozen people in a Manhattan studio. How did he get there? Explaining it would take twice as long as it took to actually happen. Would anyone else in the world...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582881262014-08-12T09:55:23.079-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T09:55:23.079-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288126@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:55:23 MDT Concert preview: Toto’s Steve Lukather still very much in the race http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58182329-223/toto-played-really-expletive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58182329-223/toto-played-really-expletive.html.csp">Concert preview: Toto’s Steve Lukather still very much in the race</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stephen Speckman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T12:11:12.34-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 12:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toto is one of the few bands left that started out making records in the 1970s and are still recording new music. And hits like “Africa,” “Rosanna” and “Hold the Line” are still in regular rotation on classic rock radio stations. The band is once again selling out shows around the world, with a live album recorded last year in Poland that has been a big seller. Toto will co-headline a show with former Doobie Brothers frontman Michael McDonald on Tuesday, Aug. 12, at Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake...</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> 58182329@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 12:11:12 MDT Ann Cannon: Help, I’ve been replaced by The Google http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259217-78/cannon-family-google-workers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259217-78/cannon-family-google-workers.html.csp">Ann Cannon: Help, I’ve been replaced by The Google</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ann Cannon</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:42:43.634-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I have the type of brain that collects useless trivia the way a clothes dryer screen attracts cotton lint. I’m assuming, of course, that it would be better to have a high-functioning brain full of useful information, but I wouldn’t know. I will say that having a head stuffed full of trivia has its own minor rewards. For example, I once won a pair of tickets to the short-lived Las Vegas Grand Prix because I was the first to call in and answer a radio DJ’s question, which I can’t remember now, bu...</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> 58259217@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:42:43 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 Friday movie roundup: Saving the ‘Galaxy’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58250292-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58250292-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: Saving the ‘Galaxy’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T11:49:41.707-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The last Hollywood blockbuster of the summer may be the most fun, and is certainly the wildest. “Guardians of the Galaxy” is director James Gunn’s wigged-out adaptation of a previously obscure Marvel Comics title, about ragtag space travelers banding together to save the universe. Led by the human rogue Peter Quill, a k a “Star-Lord” (Chris Pratt), and the battle-ready green-skinned Gamora (Zoe Saldana) — and including musclebound Drax (former WWE champ Dave Bautista), wise-cracking raccoon Rock...</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> 58250292@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:49:41 MDT ’Out of nowhere’: Twins add undrafted 24-year-old http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58241429-77/poulson-twins-baseball-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58241429-77/poulson-twins-baseball-league.html.csp">’Out of nowhere’: Twins add undrafted 24-year-old</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="2014-07-30T17:38:03.446-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • In one of their craziest scouting experiences, the Minnesota Twins have reached a deal with a 24-year-old pitching prospect who has thrown 100 mph fastballs but never has been drafted. Brandon Poulson was pitching earlier this month for the Healdsburg Prune Packers in a collegiate summer league. His manager was Joey Gomes, the brother of big leaguer Jonny Gomes. Now the Twins are about to give him $250,000. “It’s a great story,” Twins West Coast scouting supervisor Sean Johnson s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582414292014-07-30T17:38:03.446-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:38:03.446-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241429@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:38:03 MDT