SEASON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SEASON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccines http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58426126-79/flu-doctor-shots-vaccines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58426126-79/flu-doctor-shots-vaccines.html.csp">Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccines</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM MURPHY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T17:27:02.119-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 05:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Walgreen provided enough flu shots last season to protect a population roughly twice the size of Los Angeles. CVS doled out more than 5 million, or double its total from a few years ago. And Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, offers flu shots at more than 4,200 of its U.S. stores that have pharmacies. The nation’s biggest drugstores and other retailers are grabbing larger chunks of the immunization market, giving customers more convenient options outside the doctor’s office to protect thems...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584261262014-09-17T17:27:02.119-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T17:27:02.119-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58426126@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:27:02 MDT Utah State football: Natson leading every which way for Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58425310-77/natson-yards-aggies-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58425310-77/natson-yards-aggies-utah.html.csp">Utah State football: Natson leading every which way 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="2014-09-17T20:51:00.952-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 08:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With a soft-spoken voice and slight frame, Utah receiver JoJo Natson is a wisp of a player standing around his bigger teammates. But don’t underestimate that thin body (5-foot-7, 151 pounds). It’s the same one that gets him lost in a group is also making him one of the hardest guys to bring down on the field. Natson is proving to be one of the best all-around offensive threats the Aggies have. He is tied for first in the nation with one punt return for a touchdown and is 15th nationally in punt ...</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> 58425310@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:51:00 MDT Time to see what MWC foes are up to this week http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58423292-55/game-yards-state-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58423292-55/game-yards-state-season.html.csp">Time to see what MWC foes are up to this week</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="2014-09-17T05:05:06.592-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 05:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Time to see what USU's league opponents are up to this week with the weekly MWC notebook, compiled by league beatwriters. MOUNTAIN DIVISIONAIR FORCEThe Falcons are on a bye this week.Next game: vs. Boise State, Sept. 27BOISE STATEBoise State ranks second in the nation in rushing defense (49.0 yards per game), second in interceptions (seven), third in tackles for loss (10.3 per game), fifth in takeaways (nine) and eighth in sacks (4.0 per game).But the Broncos also are 80th in total defense (403....</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> 58423292@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 05:05:06 MDT Utah Jazz: Newest Jazzman Booker making inroads in SLC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58417493-87/booker-jazz-cereal-trevor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58417493-87/booker-jazz-cereal-trevor.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Newest Jazzman Booker making inroads in SLC</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T10:16:13.748-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 10:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cinnamon Toast Crunch. That’s Trevor Booker’s favorite cereal. Like many NBA players — or people in general — Booker developed eating habits growing up, a taste for something unique. For the new Utah Jazz power forward, it was cereal of all kinds, around 20 bowls a week. With that in mind, as a way of introducing himself to the community, what better way to do so than holding a cereal drive called “Booker’s breakfast assist”? That’s exactly what he did this past Saturday. “It’s something that 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> 58417493@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:16:13 MDT Utah State football: A.D. says 13-game schedule too much for players http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420994-77/state-game-aggies-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420994-77/state-game-aggies-utah.html.csp">Utah State football: A.D. says 13-game schedule too much for players</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="2014-09-17T16:15:53.201-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Call Saturday’s game at Arkansas State a bit of a bonus game for the Utah State Aggies. In the future, if Utah State athletic director Scott Barnes has his way, such a game won’t happen. This season’s schedule was one of the most difficult for Barnes to put together because the Aggies had two major changes. Their game with Boise State, originally scheduled as a non-conference game, became a league game during conference realignment, and Utah bought its way out of a game against the Aggie...</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> 58420994@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:53 MDT Salt Lake Acting Company serves a fresh plate of Hollywood dish http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58389369-223/mengers-company-says-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58389369-223/mengers-company-says-season.html.csp">Salt Lake Acting Company serves a fresh plate of Hollywood dish</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T12:07:35.496-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 12:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Camille G. Van Wagoner was thinking about retiring. Maybe it was time. She had racked up an impressive résumé of comedic and musical-theater roles on a variety of Utah stages, but approaching the milestone of her 50th birthday, she was tired of facing the lack of opportunities for female actors of a certain age. That was before Van Wagoner fell in love with self-made superagent Sue Mengers, who represented Hollywood’s most prominent actors and directors in the late 1960s and 1970s. “She change...</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> 58389369@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:07:35 MDT ’Queen Latifah’ promises a ‘juicy’ second daytime TV season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58417164-223/latifah-queen-season-audience.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58417164-223/latifah-queen-season-audience.html.csp">’Queen Latifah’ promises a ‘juicy’ second daytime TV season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T15:48:04.767-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Queen Latifah is making changes in her daytime talk show for its second season. The biggest, she said, involves her. “Everything at the end of the day comes down to me being myself,” Latifah said. “My whole goal this year is to be more loose, more playful, more fun, more provocative.” The result, she said, will be “juicy.” “For me, it’s having a good old time and being La,” Latifah said. Her first year with “The Queen Latifah Show,” which returns this week in syndication (check local listings), ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584171642014-09-15T15:48:04.767-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T15:48:04.767-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58417164@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:48:04 MDT DVD review: Just go with the ‘Sleepy Hollow’ flow http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/51939854-223/hollow-sleepy-ichabod-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/51939854-223/hollow-sleepy-ichabod-season.html.csp">DVD review: Just go with the ‘Sleepy Hollow’ flow</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T08:54:46.122-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 08:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grade • A- DVD/Blu-ray •Season 1 of “Sleepy Hollow” came speeding at us in completely crazy mode and never really slowed down much. In the first episode, Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison) wakes up 250 years after beheading the Headless Horseman — who, it turns out, is one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Ichabod is a man out of time, teamed with a present-day cop (Nicole Beharie) and on a mission to prevent all sorts of supernatural bad things from happening. (And they have great chemistry.) O...</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> 51939854@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:54:46 MDT Jazz Hoops - Broadcast schedule announced on Monday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58417450-62/jazz-games-oct-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58417450-62/jazz-games-oct-season.html.csp">Jazz Hoops - Broadcast schedule announced on Monday</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="2014-09-15T17:15:35.759-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As usual, Utah Jazz fans will be able to see plenty of their favorite team during the upcoming NBA season. The Jazz announced on Monday that ROOT Sports will televise all 82 regular season games, plus four of the seven preseason games that will start in just over three weeks. With the start of training camp two weeks away, the Jazz will have a familiar cast bringing you games. Craig Bolerjack will be the play-by-play man. Matt Harpring - a former Jazz small forward - will be the color analyst. ...</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> 58417450@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:15:35 MDT Utah State football: Keeton still sidelined, Garretson will start http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58416529-77/garretson-keeton-season-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58416529-77/garretson-keeton-season-state.html.csp">Utah State football: Keeton still sidelined, Garretson will start</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="2014-09-15T22:49:50.927-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • The Utah State Aggies are Darell Garretson’s team again, for another week, anyway. Garretson, the sophomore quarterback who became the starter last season when Chuckie Keeton suffered a season-ending knee injury, will start Saturday when the Aggies play at Arkansas State. Keeton’s left knee is banged up to the point he can’t play, but he isn’t out for the season, Utah State coach Matt Wells said Monday. “We’ll re-evaluate him before the BYU week,” Wells said. The Aggies are off next wee...</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> 58416529@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:49:50 MDT Keeton out for Saturday, but not the season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58416414-55/keeton-garretson-season-saturday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58416414-55/keeton-garretson-season-saturday.html.csp">Keeton out for Saturday, but not the season</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="2014-09-15T12:26:02.457-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 12:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton won't play against Arkansas State Saturday, but his knee injury doesn't appear bad enough to sideline him for the season. Utah State coach Matt Wells said Monday that medical exams, including an MRI, showed Keeton's knee is structurally sound but Keeton is "banged up," enough to the point he can't play Saturday against the Red Wolves. Sophomore Darell Garretson, who played the second half of USU's 36-24 win over Wake Forest on Saturday, will get the start ag...</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> 58416414@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:26:02 MDT Pac-12 round-up: Injuries to UCLA's Hundley, ASU's Kelly headline the weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58413546-89/yards-week-win-3-0.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58413546-89/yards-week-win-3-0.html.csp">Pac-12 round-up: Injuries to UCLA's Hundley, ASU's Kelly headline the weekend</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="2014-09-17T16:15:31.802-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The "Conference of Quarterbacks" may be in serious danger of losing that label after two stars in the South Division left their games early on Saturday. UCLA's Brett Hundley appeared to have injured his non-throwing elbow against Texas, and was last seen with a bag of ice strapped to his arm while helping work the headsets for the Bruins in their 20-17 win. The news looked worse for Arizona State, which saw Taylor Kelly sporting a boot on his right foot and walking around on crutches in the late...</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> 58413546@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:31 MDT Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors is a grounded guy — and a Utahn http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58392006-77/favors-jazz-derrick-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58392006-77/favors-jazz-derrick-season.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors is a grounded guy — and a Utahn</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T12:33:05.32-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 12:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Derrick Favors stretched out on a bleacher at Zions Bank Basketball Center wearing shorts, flip-flops and a Utah Jazz T-shirt. He looked comfortable, at peace with himself and his surroundings. No doubt, the lazy summer afternoon had something to do with it. The middle of July — two months after the end of the regular season and two months before the start of training camp — is about as calm as it gets for an NBA player. But there’s more to it than that. For the first time in his professional ...</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> 58392006@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:33:05 MDT Review: Utah Symphony gets into the Mahler groove http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58407809-223/mahler-symphony-utah-fischer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58407809-223/mahler-symphony-utah-fischer.html.csp">Review: Utah Symphony gets into the Mahler groove</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T11:33:07.949-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There was more excitement than usual at Friday night’s Utah Symphony season opener: The orchestra is recording this weekend’s performances of Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 for commercial release sometime next season. It’s a nod to the Utah Symphony’s landmark recording of all the Mahler symphonies under Maurice Abravanel, and the kickoff to Fischer’s two-season Mahler cycle with the orchestra. The audience seemed more tense than the musicians at the outset, as nervous throat-clearing and program-rattl...</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> 58407809@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:33:07 MDT Beetdiggers earn easy win in Colorado http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58410242-52/beetdiggers-quarterback-road-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58410242-52/beetdiggers-quarterback-road-season.html.csp">Beetdiggers earn easy win in Colorado</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:26.611-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jordan won its fourth straight road game to start the 2014 football season by knocking off Cherry Creek, Colo., 38-14. The high school reported the score but, as yet, no stats from the contest have been released. Since star quarterback Beetdigger quarterback Austin Kafentzis enjoyed another big day. He hit 22 of 33 passes for 310 yards and four touchdowns and rushed 24 times for 154 yards. The Beetdiggers, who are ranked third in the latest Tribune Power Rankings, started the season with road wi...</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> 58410242@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:26 MDT Kragthorpe: Keeton's injury sends USU's backup into action again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411334-77/garretson-usu-keeton-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411334-77/garretson-usu-keeton-season.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Keeton's injury sends USU's backup into action again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:25.857-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan Practically before anyone discovered that Utah State quarterback Darell Garretson no longer was standing on the sideline and signaling plays, a Wake Forest player was returning an interception of Garretson’s pass. Whoa. What just happened here? The tone of USU’s season changed during halftime of an eventual 36-24 win Saturday night at Romney Stadium. Of course, this is standard stuff for the Aggies in the Matt Wells era. Stop me if you’ve heard this story. USU quarterback Chuckie Keeton ...</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> 58411334@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:25 MDT Monson: If BYU wants perfection, it must listen to a Ute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58409694-88/byu-season-team-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58409694-88/byu-season-team-cougars.html.csp">Monson: If BYU wants perfection, it must listen to a Ute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lorem Ipsum</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:26.755-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One by one, BYU’s coach and players sifted through what had transpired the other night, after the Cougars’ third straight victory to start the season. They squirmed a bit as they answered postgame questions, chucking the proper responses back and forth in their minds before verbalizing them. Maybe squirmed is too strong a word. They looked unsettled and dissatisfied. And, for them, that’s a positive sign. When BYU does what it had accomplished only one other time in Bronco Mendenhall’s 10 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> 58409694@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:26 MDT NFL: Players’ union reps approve HGH testing for ‘14 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58407982-77/players-nfl-testing-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58407982-77/players-nfl-testing-season.html.csp">NFL: Players’ union reps approve HGH testing for ‘14</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARRY WILNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:23:00.102-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • HGH testing is coming to the NFL this season. Player representatives to the union voted Friday to implement testing for human growth hormone for the 2014 NFL season. HGH testing was originally agreed upon in 2011, but the players have balked at the science in the testing and the appeals process for positive tests. They also approved a league proposal to significantly increase the threshold for positive marijuana tests. Some players have complained that the NFL threshold of 15 nanogram...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584079822014-09-12T23:23:00.102-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T23:23:00.102-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407982@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:23:00 MDT NFL notes: Adrian Peterson indicted in Texas after using switch to spank his son http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408178-77/peterson-nfl-league-rice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408178-77/peterson-nfl-league-rice.html.csp">NFL notes: Adrian Peterson indicted in Texas after using switch to spank his son</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:21:16.761-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted in Texas on a charge of child abuse after using a branch to spank his son, and was swiftly benched by the team on Friday for this weekend’s game against New England. Peterson’s attorney, Rusty Hardin, said that the charge in Montgomery County accuses Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank one of his sons, whose age was not disclosed. Hardin said Peterson has cooperated with authorities and didn’t mean any harm. “Adria...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584081782014-09-12T23:21:16.761-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T23:21:16.761-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58408178@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:21:16 MDT Orioles slugger Chris Davis suspended 25 games http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58406398-77/davis-games-orioles-suspended.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58406398-77/davis-games-orioles-suspended.html.csp">Orioles slugger Chris Davis suspended 25 games</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID GINSBURG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:23:00.405-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • Orioles slugger Chris Davis has been suspended 25 games for using amphetamines, a punishment that will extend into the postseason. Baltimore started play Friday leading the AL East by 10 games with 17 left in the regular season, so the team will be without the 2013 home run champion deep into the playoffs. The Commissioner’s office made the announcement on Friday morning, saying Davis would be suspended without pay “after testing positive for an Amphetamine in violation of Major Leag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584063982014-09-12T23:23:00.405-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T23:23:00.405-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406398@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:23:00 MDT