RECEIVER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RECEIVER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah State football: Hunter Sharp shines for Aggies in win over Wake Forest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411836-77/yards-sharp-aggies-catches.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411836-77/yards-sharp-aggies-catches.html.csp">Utah State football: Hunter Sharp shines for Aggies in win over Wake Forest</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="2014-09-13T23:43:25.682-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State lost one and gained one in the offensive star power category Saturday in the win over Wake Forest. Quarterback Chuckie Keeton didn’t play in the second half with an injury to his left leg, the same leg he hurt last season, but all was not bad news for the Aggies’ offense. Receiver Hunter Sharp paced the offense with 12 receptions for 138 yards. The junior college transfer has moved into a more prominent role since Brandon Swindall sustained a season-ending injury against Idaho...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58411836@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:25 MDT Utah football notes: Booker listed as co-starter at RB; Michigan game time announced (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58389068-59/utah-freshman-receiver-matthew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58389068-59/utah-freshman-receiver-matthew.html.csp">Utah football notes: Booker listed as co-starter at RB; Michigan game time announced (video)</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="2014-09-08T14:08:51.236-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 02:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There were just two tweaks to Utah’s depth chart heading into the bye week: 1. Devontae Booker is now listed as a co-starter with Bubba Poole after totaling 145 yards and two touchdowns on 20 carries in his first two games (with a 61-yard bubble screen reception, to boot), and 2. True freshman receiver Kenric Young has replaced Dominique Hatfield in one of the backup spots, a reflection not only of Young’s early progress but Hatfield’s emergence as a co-starting cornerback after switching late i...</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> 58389068@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:08:51 MDT Utah State football: JoJo Natson’s return comes at the right time for Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58384219-77/natson-return-game-punt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58384219-77/natson-return-game-punt.html.csp">Utah State football: JoJo Natson’s return comes at the right time 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="2014-09-07T00:17:01.01-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State receiver JoJo Natson’s 52-yard punt return against the Idaho State Bengals leaves him just one punt return away from tying the school record. Natson needs just one more to tie Kevin Robinson (2004-07) for the school record of four punt returns. But more than anything, Natson said he was just happy he could give his team a spark. “I just look for ways to make plays and we needed one,” he said. Natson’s return put the Aggies ahead 20-6 with 1:12 remaining and came minutes after ...</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> 58384219@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:17:01 MDT BYU football: UTEP transfer Leslie eager to play in beloved Texas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58365304-88/leslie-byu-texas-utep.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58365304-88/leslie-byu-texas-utep.html.csp">BYU football: UTEP transfer Leslie eager to play in beloved Texas</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="2014-09-05T11:50:54.682-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Veteran BYU receiver Mitch Mathews says he was a little bit concerned when he was told that a receiver from UTEP who had just one year of eligibility remaining was transferring into the program. “Is he going to be selfish and not play for the team?” Mathews wondered aloud. But so far, Jordan Leslie has been just the opposite, according to teammates. The 6-foot-3 senior from Houston has worked hard, learned the plays, and even mentored younger receivers. “I have seen Jordan Leslie come in...</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> 58365304@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:50:54 MDT Utah football: For Kenneth Scott, pressure no match for purpose http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58374674-89/scott-utah-kenneth-banks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58374674-89/scott-utah-kenneth-banks.html.csp">Utah football: For Kenneth Scott, pressure no match for purpose</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="2014-09-05T09:28:57.265-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 09:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fontana, Calif. His mother couldn’t walk. Needles of pain shot through her every time she took a step. Her limbs started to swell as she sat in the back seat of the car. So Kenneth Scott took his mother on his back. He carried her up a flight of stairs and lowered her into bed. He was by her side for days, when she didn’t eat, when she tried to make the hurt vanish with pain pills. Latricia Banks went to the hospital in the end, where she very nearly lost the healthy kidney she waited 17 years...</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> 58374674@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:28:57 MDT Utah football notes — OL Parker Erickson nominated as Rhodes Scholar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58368641-59/com-state-erickson-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58368641-59/com-state-erickson-twitter.html.csp">Utah football notes — OL Parker Erickson nominated as Rhodes Scholar</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:30.908-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former New York Knick and Senator Bill Bradley is one. USC AD Pat Haden is one. Bill Clinton is one of the most famous ones. There’s a long, arduous vetting process ahead, but political science major Parker Erickson hopes to be one of the next Rhodes Scholars, one of 32 students nationwide and 83 in the world selected to pursue their postgraduate education at Oxford. He’s just got to work around football practice. “It’s been quite a bit to do,” Erickson said, understating a schedule that occupie...</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> 58368641@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:30 MDT NFL: Broncos lose receiver/returner Jordan Norwood to torn ACL http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58319210-77/nfl-reece-bell-norwood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58319210-77/nfl-reece-bell-norwood.html.csp">NFL: Broncos lose receiver/returner Jordan Norwood to torn ACL</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:00:59.932-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Denver Broncos wide receiver Jordan Norwood tore his left ACL in practice Wednesday, ending what was shaping up as one of the league’s best comeback stories. Norwood was trying to catch a sideline touchdown pass from Peyton Manning when Houston cornerback Brandon Harris broke it up. Norwood landed awkwardly and was carted off the field. The fifth-year pro, who’d been cut five times by four teams and sat out all of last season, was Denver’s most consistent punt returner and had...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583192102014-08-20T23:00:59.932-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T23:00:59.932-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58319210@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:00:59 MDT Monson: Utes’ Hatfield an extraordinary man doing extraordinary things http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58313888-89/hatfield-says-receiver-monson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58313888-89/hatfield-says-receiver-monson.html.csp">Monson: Utes’ Hatfield an extraordinary man doing extraordinary things</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:55:48.022-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dominique Hatfield felt the plumbing back up in his eyes and spill out of his eye sockets the day they buried his close friend and teammate, Marvin, in his football jersey five years ago. Talk about traumatic and devastating. Both kids were just 14 years old. Marvin was walking home from the store in Crenshaw, on one of the meaner streets in one of the meaner neighborhoods in Los Angeles. That’s where he and Hatfield lived, in housing on those streets, slammed between desperation and despair. H...</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> 58313888@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:55:48 MDT Finding Holiday’s replacement a task http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304199-77/punt-broncos-receiver-return.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304199-77/punt-broncos-receiver-return.html.csp">Finding Holiday’s replacement a task</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="2014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • For the past two years, one of the biggest questions facing the Denver Broncos was whether Trindon Holliday was going to return a kick to the end zone or turn it over. The Broncos got tired of watching him fumble and so in the offseason they parted ways with the fleet-footed return man who was equal parts electric and enigmatic with six TD returns and nine fumbles during his time in Denver. While a hamstring injury has sidelined Holliday with his new team, the New York Giants,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583041992014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304199@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Chiefs receiver Bowe suspended for opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301600-77/nfl-bowe-preseason-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301600-77/nfl-bowe-preseason-team.html.csp">Chiefs receiver Bowe suspended for opener</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T23:15:13.949-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has been suspended for the season opener against Tennessee for violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy. Bowe was pulled over for speeding in a Kansas City suburb on Nov. 10, and was arrested after police found a black bag containing his wallet, driver’s license and two containers of suspected marijuana. He later pleaded guilty to amended charges of defective equipment and littering, and his attorney said there was no admission of guilt for the mar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583016002014-08-15T23:15:13.949-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T23:15:13.949-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301600@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:15:13 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 Utah football: Offensive line ‘so-so’ as pads come on (VIDEO) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58268820-89/whittingham-harding-receiver-defensive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58268820-89/whittingham-harding-receiver-defensive.html.csp">Utah football: Offensive line ‘so-so’ as pads come on (VIDEO)</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="2014-08-06T23:24:07.514-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When the shoulder pads come on, it’s generally an offensive lineman’s time to shine. But after the first day of Utes practice that featured real contact, coach Kyle Whittingham found himself wanting a little more from the big guys up front. “So-so,” he said, evaluating the line. “We’re not getting enough knock-off, knocking the defensive line off the line of scrimmage. Now we’ve got a hard defensive line to knock off the line of scrimmage. They’re going to be challenged every day.” In the medi...</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> 58268820@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 23:24:07 MDT USU football: Aggies have plenty of depth at receiver http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58269216-77/natson-aggies-roberts-swindall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58269216-77/natson-aggies-roberts-swindall.html.csp">USU football: Aggies have plenty of depth at receiver</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="2014-08-06T23:23:59.656-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State’s receivers have made their share of bad news in the offseason with Ronald Butler and JoJo Natson running afoul of the law. Now with camp underway, the Aggies’ receivers hope to bring some positive attention to their position. By the looks of things, doing so shouldn’t be too hard, with the receiving corp. being one of the deepest areas on the Aggies’ depth chart. The Aggies return two starters in Brandon Swindall and Natson while Braelon Roberts and Shaan Johnson are expected...</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> 58269216@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 23:23:59 MDT BYU football: Sophomore receiver Michael Davis moved back to defense http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58264656-88/davis-mendenhall-team-practice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58264656-88/davis-mendenhall-team-practice.html.csp">BYU football: Sophomore receiver Michael Davis moved back to defense</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="2014-08-05T22:09:33.933-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • The BYU Cougars are a bit thin again at cornerback, especially with the probable opening-game suspensions of the projected starting corners, seniors Jordan Johnson and Robertson Daniel. Junior college transfer Trenton Trammell, versatile senior Skye PoVey, freshman Michael Shelton and walk-on Garrett Juergens have been getting the most reps with the ones in the parts of practice the media has been allowed to watch, and the results haven’t been all that encouraging in the 11-on-11 segment...</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> 58264656@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT Dallas-area prep receiver commits to BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58261141-65/byu-davis-texas-commit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58261141-65/byu-davis-texas-commit.html.csp">Dallas-area prep receiver commits to BYU</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="2014-08-04T21:22:02.461-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Akile Davis, a 6-foot-1, 185-pound receiver from DeSoto, Texas, announced via Twitter on Monday afternoon that he has committed to play football for BYU. Davis will be a senior at DeSoto High, which is 21 minutes south of Dallas, this fall. “Just committed to #BYU,” Davis noted on his account. His Twitter handle is @8_GoldenHands. Davis had recently narrowed his choices to BYU, Indiana and San Diego State, according to several recruiting web sites. He also drew interest from North Texas, TCU, To...</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> 58261141@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:22:02 MDT NFL: Bills rookie WR Watkins looks to shine in Hall of Fame game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253729-77/watkins-bills-buffalo-fame.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253729-77/watkins-bills-buffalo-fame.html.csp">NFL: Bills rookie WR Watkins looks to shine in Hall of Fame game</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="2014-08-02T23:10:14.092-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canton, Ohio • It’s approaching show time for Buffalo Bills rookie receiver Sammy Watkins. After dazzling teammates and fans during the first two weeks of training camp, the rookie receiver is awaiting the chance to kick off the preseason before a national TV audience against the New York Giants in the annual Hall of Fame game on Sunday night. It’s not lost on Watkins that Andre Reed will be on hand at Fawcett Stadium, a day after the former Bills star receiver’s induction into the Pro Football ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537292014-08-02T23:10:14.092-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:14.092-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253729@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:14 MDT Utah’s camp roster features host of newbies, including Astros minor leaguer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58251773-59/freshman-com-receiver-highlights.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58251773-59/freshman-com-receiver-highlights.html.csp">Utah’s camp roster features host of newbies, including Astros minor leaguer</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="2014-08-02T21:46:05.519-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utes released their 2014 fall camp roster on Friday, and it featured — by our quick count — 16 names not listed on the spring roster or the known list of incoming freshman. Sources indicate two are not walk-ons. Those two are wideout Jameson Field and tight end Wallace Gonzalez, who comes to the U. from the Houston Astros. (We earlier reported wideout Tim Patrick was on scholarship, but he told The Tribune on Saturday night that he will walk on.) Notable, perhaps, is that seven are listed 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> 58251773@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 21:46:05 MDT NFL: Goodell defends NFL’s 2-game suspension of Rice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58251949-77/rice-goodell-nfl-friday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58251949-77/rice-goodell-nfl-friday.html.csp">NFL: Goodell defends NFL’s 2-game suspension of Rice</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T23:14:45.353-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell defended himself Friday against criticism that he was too lenient in suspending Ray Rice two games for his “horrible mistake.” “We just can’t make up the discipline,” Goodell said. “It has to be consistent with other cases. And it was in this matter.” Goodell stressed that the Baltimore running back has assumed responsibility for his conduct, has no history of assault and is following a court order to enter a diversionary program following his domestic violence arr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582519492014-08-01T23:14:45.353-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T23:14:45.353-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58251949@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:14:45 MDT Panthers hope WR Cotchery eases the loss of Smith http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230389-77/cotchery-panthers-smith-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230389-77/cotchery-panthers-smith-carolina.html.csp">Panthers hope WR Cotchery eases the loss of 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="2014-07-30T17:36:09.984-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spartanburg, S.C. • Jerricho Cotchery doesn’t mind being “the old guy” on the Panthers wide receiver corps — just as long as he’s the productive old guy. The 32-year-old Cotchery realizes the team’s younger wide receivers are looking to him for experience and occasional words of wisdom given his 10 seasons in the NFL. Cotchery is good with all of that, but said his primary concern right now is proving to his new team he can play at an elite level. “I want to be known as a guy who can help indivi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582303892014-07-30T17:36:09.984-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:36:09.984-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230389@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:09 MDT Judge sets deadline for Utah-based pension fund’s liquidation plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211319-78/clients-accounts-deyoung-funds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211319-78/clients-accounts-deyoung-funds.html.csp">Judge sets deadline for Utah-based pension fund’s liquidation plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T21:42:46.77-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Wednesday declined to dissolve an order appointing a receiver for Riverton-based American Pension Services — which government regulators allege misappropriated millions of dollars of customers’ retirement money — and return control of the company to its owner. Instead, U.S. District Judge Robert Shelby set a deadline of Aug. 22 for the receiver to prepare a liquidation plan, which would include a proposal on how to deal with an alleged $24 million shortfall in customer accoun...</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> 58211319@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:42:46 MDT