RECEIVER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RECEIVER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Ohio bill: Athletes not employees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787409-77/college-athletes-employees-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787409-77/college-athletes-employees-football.html.csp">Ohio bill: Athletes not employees</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:32:02.549-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">college sports • An Ohio legislative panel changed a budget bill on Monday to make clear that college athletes are not employees under state law, following a recent ruling from a regional director of the National Labor Relations Board that Northwestern University football players could unionize. The ruling said full scholarship players can be considered employees and thus have the right to form a union. The Ohio House Finance and Appropriations Committee amended a midterm budget proposal Monda...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57787409@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:32:02 MDT BYU football: Stanford receiver transferring to BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57786016-88/byu-football-receiver-nelson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57786016-88/byu-football-receiver-nelson.html.csp">BYU football: Stanford receiver transferring to BYU</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="2014-04-07T23:31:16-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Another receiver who spent most of his college career at another school is transferring to BYU. Monday, coach Bronco Mendenhall announced that receiver Keanu Nelson, who played sparingly at Stanford the past three seasons, will join BYU’s football team this fall. Nelson will graduate this spring with a degree in science, technology and society and will be immediately eligible to play for BYU for one year. Nelson, 5-foot-11, 184 lbs., saw action in five games for the Cardinal last fall as...</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> 57786016@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:16 MDT NFL notes: Eagles cut receiver DeSean Jackson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745092-77/jackson-eagles-nfl-desean.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745092-77/jackson-eagles-nfl-desean.html.csp">NFL notes: Eagles cut receiver DeSean Jackson</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE ASSOCIATED PRESS</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T23:33:52.701-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">DeSean Jackson went from the trading block to the chopping block. Jackson is out in Philly — just as Mark Sanchez was on his way into town. Unable to find a taker on the trade market for Jackson, the Eagles released him, ending the Pro Bowl wide receiver’s six-year stint with the team. His playmaking days are over in Philly, and the tailspin from key cog to unexpected free agent comes with a hint that off-field issues are at the root of the split. Jackson thanked the Eagles organization and fans...</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> 57745092@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:33:52 MDT Recovering money lost to fraud can be costly, frustrating http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57627109-79/investors-million-money-receiver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57627109-79/investors-million-money-receiver.html.csp">Recovering money lost to fraud can be costly, frustrating</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T11:29:11.079-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Being a fraud victim can be financially and emotionally devastating — then you get sucked into the U.S. legal system. For some investors, the experience can be maddening as they watch lawyers and accountants eat up $380 an hour and more in fees and expenses paid from recovered investor money as cases drag on. But for some investors who are left with little money when the scam they invested in falls apart, the system of court-appointed receivers taking over fraudulent operations can work wonders...</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> 57627109@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:29:11 MDT Panthers release WR Steve Smith http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57676304-77/smith-panthers-team-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57676304-77/smith-panthers-team-nfl.html.csp">Panthers release WR Steve Smith</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Reed</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T17:18:51.017-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 05:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • The Steve Smith era in Carolina is over. The Panthers released their all-time leading receiver on Thursday after 13 seasons. Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman said it “was not an easy decision” in a press release. “Steve has been one of the NFL’s finest receivers for over a decade and has been the face of the franchise for a large part of the team’s history,” Gettleman said. “As a team, we made a step forward last year; however we are also a team in transition, which is a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576763042014-03-14T17:18:51.017-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-14T17:18:51.017-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57676304@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:18:51 MDT NFL: Ex-Utah star Steve Smith will not play next year in Carolina, agent says http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57674407-77/million-receiver-smith-agent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57674407-77/million-receiver-smith-agent.html.csp">NFL: Ex-Utah star Steve Smith will not play next year in Carolina, agent says</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T23:14:35.436-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Not quite keeping pace with the nonstop nature of Day 1 of NFL free agency, Day 2 on Wednesday did include an expected move by Carolina receiver Steve Smith, whose agent, Derrick Fox, told The Associated Press the five-time Pro Bowl pick “is not going to play for the Panthers next year.” Fox said he expected Smith to get cut, although Carolina was trying to trade him. Pass rusher DeMarcus Ware got a $30 million, three-year contract from the Denver Broncos, less than 24 hours after being releas...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576744072014-03-12T23:14:35.436-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T23:14:35.436-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57674407@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:14:35 MDT Sports briefs: 49ers, Boldin agree to two-year deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57627361-77/graham-million-monday-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57627361-77/graham-million-monday-season.html.csp">Sports briefs: 49ers, Boldin agree to two-year deal</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T22:19:10.854-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NFL • The 49ers and receiver Anquan Boldin agreed Monday to a two-year, $12 million contract ($9 million guaranteed), keeping quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s top target from hitting free agency. Boldin, who was set to become a free agent next week, led San Francisco with 85 catches, 1,179 yards and seven touchdowns last season. • The NFL formally designated New Orleans’ Jimmy Graham as a tight end Monday for the purposes of his franchise tag value, set at $7.05 million unless Graham and the Sain...</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> 57627361@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 22:19:10 MDT