VIKINGS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VIKINGS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football preview: Viewmont Vikings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58294293-190/ditty-football-viewmont-program.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58294293-190/ditty-football-viewmont-program.html.csp">Prep football preview: Viewmont Vikings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:16:14.996-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Viewmont Vikings When a Viewmont alumnus called Scott Ditty, the then-defensive coordinator at Alta knew football would be the topic of conversation. On the other line was former Wisconsin Director of Football Operations Zach Nyborg, who’d recently taken the same position at BYU. Nyborg, a former Viking, ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58294293@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:14 MDT NFL notes: Vikings to suspend coordinator for anti-gay slurs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199397-77/smith-kluwe-vikings-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199397-77/smith-kluwe-vikings-nfl.html.csp">NFL notes: Vikings to suspend coordinator for anti-gay slurs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:56:59.738-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluwe’s allegations of anti-gay slurs and taunts made by Priefer. The Vikings released Friday a summary of the investigation by outside lawyers that was initiated in January, when Kluwe first accused Priefer and other Vikings officials of punishing him for his support of g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581993972014-07-18T22:56:59.738-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T22:56:59.738-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199397@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:56:59 MDT NFL notes: Bills GM taking all-in rebuilding approach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58195894-77/whaley-bills-season-priefer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58195894-77/whaley-bills-season-priefer.html.csp">NFL notes: Bills GM taking all-in rebuilding approach</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T19:01:45.546-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 07:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluwe’s allegations of anti-gay remarks made by Priefer. The Vikings released Friday a summary of the investigation by independent lawyers that was initiated in January, when Kluwe first accused Priefer and other Vikings officials of punishing him for his outspoken support ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581958942014-07-18T19:01:45.546-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T19:01:45.546-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195894@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:01:45 MDT Sports briefs: Mariners release former Taylorsville High star John Buck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58188290-77/kluwe-vikings-graham-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58188290-77/kluwe-vikings-graham-nfl.html.csp">Sports briefs: Mariners release former Taylorsville High star John Buck</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T23:08:04.607-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">MLB • The Seattle Mariners have released former Taylorsville High standout John Buck after no other major league claimed him through waivers. The 33-year-old catcher went to the 2010 All-Star Game while playing in Toronto, but was hitting just .226 with a home run this season. Cowboys releasing backup QB Orton NFL • The Dallas Cowboys are releasing Kyle Orton after their backup quarterback missed all the offseason workouts amid reports he was considering retirement. A person with knowledge...</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> 58188290@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:08:04 MDT