QUARTERBACK - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/QUARTERBACK News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College football: Olsen, Crowton could be the key at Southern utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58226318-77/crowton-lamb-olsen-southern.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58226318-77/crowton-lamb-olsen-southern.html.csp">College football: Olsen, Crowton could be the key at Southern utah</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="2014-07-26T23:29:02.101-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a different feel to Southern Utah football these days, beyond the fact three assistant coaches left last winter to work at rival Weber State and retired media information director Neil Gardner now spends more time in Hawaii than Cedar City. The Thunderbirds expect to win. Big. Southern Utah won eight games and reached the FCS playoffs for the first time in school history last November. This season, the Thunderbirds want more. It could happen, too. The pieces are in place for improvement...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58226318@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:29:02 MDT Utah football: Burning questions for Pac-12 Media Days http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58211140-89/state-game-oregon-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58211140-89/state-game-oregon-pac.html.csp">Utah football: Burning questions for Pac-12 Media Days</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T21:59:43.393-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We know other Pac-12 media will ask about Utah quarterback Travis Wilson on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but what do Ute fans hope to learn about the other teams in the Pac-12? The Tribune’s Utah beat writers, Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper, throw some pertinent questions out there for consideration. Arizona • How young will the Wildcats be? Rich Rodriguez said in the spring he expects a high-impact freshman class to fill needs at quarterback, running back, defensive back — really, a lot of places....</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> 58211140@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:59:43 MDT Utah State football: Chuckie’s back, and Mountain West notices http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210665-77/keeton-state-quarterback-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210665-77/keeton-state-quarterback-utah.html.csp">Utah State football: Chuckie’s back, and Mountain West notices</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="2014-07-22T22:30:33.4-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • He was tabbed the Mountain West conference preseason offensive player of the year, his image and “Chuckie4 Heisman” is emblazoned on Utah State’s new notebooks and his spot at the MWC Media Day here in Las Vegas was one of the most crowded of all the coaches’ and players’. Through it all, Chuckie Keeton, Utah State’s highlight-making quarterback, smiled and basked in the attention and even maintained his sense of humor. “I’m going to pass out all those notebooks at camp and tell ever...</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> 58210665@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:30:33 MDT Utah State football: Summer is over, work begins soon for Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207446-77/wells-aggies-camp-keeton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207446-77/wells-aggies-camp-keeton.html.csp">Utah State football: Summer is over, work begins soon 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="2014-07-22T17:36:25.966-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Utah State coach Matt Wells summed up his summer in one brief statement. “It was good, and now it’s over,” he said. So it begins. The Mountain West Conference’s annual media days, held Tuesday and Wednesday in Las Vegas, are the signal that preparations for the 2014 season are just a few days from beginning. The Aggies open preseason camp on Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 2-4 p.m. All practices during fall camp are open to the public. Before then, Wells predicts he’ll be answering a lot of qu...</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> 58207446@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT 2015 QB Sam Darnold chooses USC, but dad says he also liked the Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58199637-59/utah-clemente-michael-sam.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58199637-59/utah-clemente-michael-sam.html.csp">2015 QB Sam Darnold chooses USC, but dad says he also liked the Utes</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="2014-07-18T20:07:02.747-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 08:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last week saw Utah fail to make the top five of one top 2015 target, Brighton outside linebacker Osa Masina. Friday, Utah lost out on another priority prep, as Orange County quarterback Sam Darnold announced his intent to attend USC. It may not make it sting any less, but Sam’s father, Michael, called The Tribune at the end of his workday Friday to deliver a message to Ute fans: 1. The San Clemente High senior “loves growing up in Southern California,” Michael said. “He wished there was a Univer...</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> 58199637@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:07:02 MDT Former BYU QB Max Hall cut by CFL team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58095752-88/former-hall-bombers-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58095752-88/former-hall-bombers-yards.html.csp">Former BYU QB Max Hall cut by CFL team</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="2014-06-20T23:34:41.957-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former BYU quarterback Max Hall is looking for work. Hall was one of 11 players released by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Friday ahead of the team’s season opener against the Toronto Argonauts on June 26. Hall was listed as the backup quarterback as early as last week when the Blue Bombers lost 23-20 to the Calgary Stampeders. He had 53 yards, one interception and no touchdowns on 6-of-14 passing attempts in two preseason games this year. The former Cougars passer was the team’s starter in 2013, ...</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> 58095752@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 23:34:41 MDT College football: Former BYU and Kansas QB Jake Heaps transferring to Miami http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58071792-77/heaps-byu-kansas-miami.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58071792-77/heaps-byu-kansas-miami.html.csp">College football: Former BYU and Kansas QB Jake Heaps transferring to Miami</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T17:04:38.403-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 05:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CORAL GABLES, Fla. • Quarterback Jake Heaps is transferring from Kansas to Miami, where the former five-star recruit will join a team short on experienced passers. Hurricanes coach Al Golden announced in a news release Sunday that Heaps has signed a financial aid agreement with the school. He has already graduated and will be eligible to play immediately. Ryan Williams was expected to enter next season as Miami’s starting quarterback, but he is recovering from a knee injury. That leaves redshirt...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580717922014-06-17T17:04:38.403-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-17T17:04:38.403-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58071792@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:04:38 MDT Sports briefs: Former BYU quarterback Jake Heaps leaving Kansas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58066345-77/heaps-byu-clowney-friday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58066345-77/heaps-byu-clowney-friday.html.csp">Sports briefs: Former BYU quarterback Jake Heaps leaving Kansas</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T21:42:01.766-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NFL • Another highly touted transfer has fizzled out as the Kansas starting quarterback. Former five-star prospect Jake Heaps, who was heralded by coach Charlie Weis after his arrival from BYU, said in a statement issued by the school Friday that he’d be leaving the program when he finishes his degree requirements at the end of the month. Heaps was considered one of the nation’s top prep quarterbacks coming out of Washington’s Skyline High School. He ended up at BYU and set several freshman pas...</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> 58066345@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:42:01 MDT