football - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/football News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pierce: CBS’ Thursday NFL games are a sure bet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204474-77/cbs-nfl-network-thursday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204474-77/cbs-nfl-network-thursday.html.csp">Pierce: CBS’ Thursday NFL games are a sure bet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T13:15:40.209-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 01:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beverly Hills, Calif. There are few things in TV you can count on. Sometimes even the most anticipated new shows fall flat. However, the smart money this fall is on CBS’ “Thursday Night Football.” “This is a sure thing,” CBS Corporation CEO Leslie Moonves said. “This is the program we know is going to work, we know is going to be on the air for many, many years on broadcast television. … This is the single best product on network television.” CBS will air half of the 16 games in the Thursday ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58204474@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:15:40 MDT Prep football: Davis coach leaves for UHSAA, Darts promote assistant http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58191516-77/football-bishop-coach-davis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58191516-77/football-bishop-coach-davis.html.csp">Prep football: Davis coach leaves for UHSAA, Darts promote assistant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:13.51-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A recent hire by the Utah High School Activities Association means that there will be a new head football coach roaming the sidelines at Davis High School this fall. The UHSAA hired long-time Utah high school football coach Ryan Bishop as an assistant director. He replaces Kevin Dustin, who was hired as the athletic director at Salt Lake Community College. Bishop’s duties will include being the director of baseball, basketball, football, golf and theatre while also overseeing coaches’ education ...</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> 58191516@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:13 MDT Prep football: Out of state schools finding recruiting gold in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199037-77/state-utah-recruiting-recruits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199037-77/state-utah-recruiting-recruits.html.csp">Prep football: Out of state schools finding recruiting gold in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.971-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Only a few years ago, the holiday break never provided much of a respite for high school football coaches. Armed with the raw tape from that season’s games, Highland’s Brody Benson was one of those coaches who spent hours splicing together highlight reels for each of his players who was hoping to get to college. Then he would copy the tapes, mail them out, and hope some college assistant had time to see them and maybe look into making a scholarship available. “The time spent on those tapes was r...</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> 58199037@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT Prep football preview: Mountain View Bruins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58195042-190/mountain-view-haacke-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58195042-190/mountain-view-haacke-players.html.csp">Prep football preview: Mountain View Bruins</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T12:28:01.642-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 12:28PM 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. Mountain View Bruins A positive attitude is contagious. And positivity is spreading quickly at Mountain View with the addition of new head coach Lewis Wong, who has brought a new spirit to the program’s players and assistants, while getting more athletes interested in the program. Wong is known as a pla...</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> 58195042@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:28:01 MDT The top 5 Utah football seasons of all-time: No. 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58151857-200/utah-utes-season-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58151857-200/utah-utes-season-team.html.csp">The top 5 Utah football seasons of all-time: No. 4</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="2014-07-22T09:00:22.874-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Reaching back far into Utah’s football history, the 1930 Utes are worth mentioning as one of the best teams of all-time. Utah was a powerhouse that year, going undefeated by outscoring opponents by 320 points and only surrendering 20 points the entire season. The Utes finished with 42.5 points per game and surrendered only 2.5 per game, running the table in the Rocky Mountain Conference under coach Ike Armstrong. Here’s a look at the fourth-best Utah football season of all-time:...</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> 58151857@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:00:22 MDT Big 12 commissioner gives dire warning about pending changes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207944-77/bowlsby-conti-official-commissioner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207944-77/bowlsby-conti-official-commissioner.html.csp">Big 12 commissioner gives dire warning about pending changes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN HAWKINS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T22:32:02.079-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now. “You’re going to hate it going forward,” Bowlsby said. “There’s a lot of change coming.” During his opening address at Big 12 football media days, Bowlsby talked about growing financial constraints athletic programs face going forward and the “strange environment” that exists with class-action lawsuits against the NCAA and its member schools. Bowlsby said he’s doesn’...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582079442014-07-21T22:32:02.079-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T22:32:02.079-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Gerrard said Monday he “agonized’” over his future after the World Cup in Brazil, where England went out in the first round. He tells the Football Association that “this has been a very difficult decision, one of the toughest I’ve had to make in my career.” Gerrard says his international retirement helps “ensure I can ke...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582062092014-07-21T08:51:01.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T08:51:01.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206209@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:51:01 MDT Monday’s sports TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204113-77/espn-league-baseball-arena.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204113-77/espn-league-baseball-arena.html.csp">Monday’s sports TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T16:39:02.274-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television — Arena football • Tampa Bay at Spokane, 6:30 p.m., ESPN2 Major League Baseball • Texas at N.Y. Yankees, 5 p.m., ESPN • Washington at Colorado, 6:40 p.m., ROOT Radio — Minor league baseball • PCL, Reno at Salt Lake, 960 AM, 1280 AM • Pioneer League, Billings at Ogden, 97.5 FM The Big Show • Hosted by Tribune columnist Gordon Monson, 3-6 p.m., 1280 AM, 97.5 FM, 960 AM</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> 58204113@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:39:02 MDT Monson: BYU’s Van Noy on the brink of something big http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58201289-77/noy-van-says-byu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58201289-77/noy-van-says-byu.html.csp">Monson: BYU’s Van Noy on the brink of something big</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="2014-07-19T23:33:08.58-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo Kyle Van Noy covers all the tenses, as though they were a running back seeking open space out in the flat on a critical third-and-5. He looks back at what he was in the past, before he came to BYU and while he was there. He stares down the present, where he is now and how far he’s come, with grateful eyes. And he peers out at the future, convinced he’s as prepared as he could be to meet it, come what may. Here’s what’s coming: On Monday, the former Cougar begins, in earnest, his quest 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> 58201289@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT The top 5 BYU football seasons of all-time: No. 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58154526-88/byu-football-com-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58154526-88/byu-football-com-cougars.html.csp">The top 5 BYU football seasons of all-time: No. 1</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="2014-07-18T08:58:28.949-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 08:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; There is no debate for BYU’s best season, 1984 reigns supreme. A 13-0 record, a WAC Championship, a Holiday Bowl Championship and most importantly, a National Championship were won by a dominant Cougars team led by LaVell Edwards and Robbie Boscoe. The Cougars finished the season with the college football’s second best scoring offense and 11th best score limiting defense, earning the crown and topping the rest. Here’s a look at the top BYU football season of all-time: Biggest ...</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> 58154526@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:58:28 MDT Utah asks Under Armour to, in future, deliver unis before retailers roll out replicas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58198608-59/com-twitter-href-https.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58198608-59/com-twitter-href-https.html.csp">Utah asks Under Armour to, in future, deliver unis before retailers roll out replicas</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="2014-07-18T19:35:21.854-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 07:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; On Wednesday, UCLA and Adidas collaborated to roll out alternate gray uniforms they dubbed “L.A. Steel.” The ensemble was modeled by a football player against an avante garde, zig-zag studio backdrop. The gold numbering gleamed. The material accentuated the contours of an athletic physique. Whether they loved it or hated it, fans saw the best side of “L.A. Steel.” The night before, a Utah football rebrand leaked on Amazon.com, represented by a baggy, T-sleeved replica jersey 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> 58198608@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:35:21 MDT BYU football: Prized freshman linebacker dismissed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58196593-65/byu-takitaki-football-freshman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58196593-65/byu-takitaki-football-freshman.html.csp">BYU football: Prized freshman linebacker dismissed</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:47:35.357-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall has dismissed one of his prized recruits from the 2014 signing class before that recruit has played a down of football for the school. Incoming freshman linebacker Sione Takitaki has been kicked off the football team. Talo Steves of Totalbluesports.com first reported the dismissal Thursday afternoon. Takitaki has been in Provo for less than a month and began taking classes on June 23 when BYU’s summer block (semester) started. It is unclear whether the 6-fo...</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> 58196593@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:47:35 MDT College football: SEC players mostly leave lobbying to others http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196000-77/players-ncaa-think-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196000-77/players-ncaa-think-college.html.csp">College football: SEC players mostly leave lobbying to others</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BRANDT </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JOHN ZENOR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:03.049-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hoover, Ala. • Southeastern Conference players have mostly been content to let league administrators and coaches take up the drumbeat for NCAA reform — not that they’re complaining. SEC commissioner Mike Slive has even said the Big Five conferences could break away from the NCAA if players aren’t compensated more properly. South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has advocated that players should be getting a bigger piece of college athletics’ substantial monetary pie for years. Maybe the most ambiva...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581960002014-07-17T23:12:03.049-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T23:12:03.049-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:03 MDT Monson: College football watch lists have become unwatchable http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58194742-77/watch-list-lists-awards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58194742-77/watch-list-lists-awards.html.csp">Monson: College football watch lists have become unwatchable</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="2014-07-17T23:12:03.472-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">They started out as good things, as badges of honor, as notices of real recognition, as hallmarks of promise. And then, they became college football’s version of quack grass. Their roots spread. They got out of hand. They popped up in places they shouldn’t. And they choked out authentic anticipation for what might come next. Watch lists. They’re everywhere. They’re too many places. They’ve simultaneously broadened the parameters of where star players begin and where they end and they’ve cheapen...</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> 58194742@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:03 MDT Mountain-sleeved replica Utah football jerseys cause a stir on Twitter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58189973-59/jerseys-utah-football-fans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58189973-59/jerseys-utah-football-fans.html.csp">Mountain-sleeved replica Utah football jerseys cause a stir on Twitter</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="2014-07-16T16:51:16.156-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A couple of days ago, this blog reported that Utah’s football and men’s basketball team would receive new Under Armour jerseys for the upcoming season, but that fans would have to wait until August to see them. Fans couldn’t wait that long. An enterprising Ute fan with impressive Internet shopping chops discovered a pair of Utah replica football jerseys on Amazon.com and tweeted screen captures on Tuesday night. The replicas — confirmed Wednesday morning by Director of Football Equipment Kelly S...</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> 58189973@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:51:16 MDT Pierce: Collinsworth isn’t too worried about football concussions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184283-77/football-think-collinsworth-concussions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184283-77/football-think-collinsworth-concussions.html.csp">Pierce: Collinsworth isn’t too worried about football concussions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T21:28:45.457-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beverly Hills, Calif. • As awareness of NFL head injuries has increased in recent years, NBC’s coverage of the game has changed, too. “Sunday Night Football” analyst Cris Collinsworth said he feels “great responsibility” to keep the issue of concussions on the radar and to make sure the NFL is giving more than “lip service” to efforts to make the game safer. NBC producer Fred Gaudelli said broadcasters are showing greater “sensitivity” when broadcasting games. “Ten or 15 years ago [when] you ...</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> 58184283@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:28:45 MDT The top 5 BYU football seasons of all-time: No. 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58171215-88/season-byu-cougars-bowl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58171215-88/season-byu-cougars-bowl.html.csp">The top 5 BYU football seasons of all-time: No. 4</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="2014-07-15T10:38:19.49-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; The 1980 Cougars were in the middle of one of the best three year stretches in BYU history, finishing 11-1 amidst three seasons in 1979, 1980 and 1981 when the team went 34-4. The team lost its opener against New Mexico, but never looked back afterward, scoring at least 28 points in the next 11 games and at least 40 points per game in the last six games of the season. The Cougars finished with the best points, best offensive yardage and bess passing yardage per game average in c...</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> 58171215@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:38:19 MDT College football: Auburn coach says QB Marshall is ‘very regretful’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184188-77/marshall-football-coach-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184188-77/marshall-football-coach-college.html.csp">College football: Auburn coach says QB Marshall is ‘very regretful’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:24.796-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says Nick Marshall will “suffer the consequences” but declined to elaborate on the punishment the quarterback will face after he was cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana following a traffic stop in Georgia. Marshall was pulled out of Monday’s SEC media days appearance by Malzahn, three days after the senior received a $1,000 ticket in Reynolds, Ga. Malzahn told beat reporters Marshall had been a “model citizen” before the incident, The coach says Marsh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581841882014-07-14T22:57:24.796-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T22:57:24.796-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58184188@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:24 MDT USU players on award watch lists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58183543-55/watch-list-award-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58183543-55/watch-list-award-college.html.csp">USU players on award watch lists</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="2014-07-15T17:06:31.673-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 05:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State players continue to pepper the preseason award lists with linebackers Kyler Fackrell and Zach Vigil being named to the Rotary Lombardi Award watch list, it was announced on Monday. Fackrell, a 6-foot-5, 245-pound junior out of Mesa, Ariz., was named an honorable mention sophomore All-American by College Football News last year after he finished the season leading the team with 13 tackles for a loss and was second with five sacks. Fackrell is also on the watch list for the College Foo...</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> 58183543@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:06:31 MDT Utah football: Ex-Ute receiver Josh Gordon a cautionary tale on drug use http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58156953-89/gordon-drug-football-cleveland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58156953-89/gordon-drug-football-cleveland.html.csp">Utah football: Ex-Ute receiver Josh Gordon a cautionary tale on drug use</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="2014-07-14T22:57:41.231-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Head coach Kyle Whittingham says no Ute could cover the guy. He was just too big, too fast, too strong. On their best day, the most his defensive backs could aspire to be was a nuisance to Josh Gordon. Then-safety Eric Rowe was a freshman in 2011 when Gordon, after transferring from Baylor, began terrorizing the U. defense on the scout team. “We’d never seen somebody like that,” Rowe says. “We were happy he was on our team.” Utah safeties coach Morgan Scalley recalls that watching Gordon’s firs...</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> 58156953@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:41 MDT