1. Former Arizona Lineman Logan Stott to Walk on to Utes Football Team

    The Utah football team is adding a four-star offensive line prospect this fall, and when he comes in, he won't even be on scholarship. .....

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  2. Utah WR Kenneth Scott: Team Says He Can Wear Batman Cleats

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  3. Former Utes QB Alex Smith Reflects on '04 Season, NFL Career

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  4. Whittingham Focuses on QB, Turnovers

    Many Utah fans are grumpy after consecutive losing campaigns. After the Utes won 33 games over their final three seasons in the Mountain West Conference, they have won 18 in their first three in the Pac-12...

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  5. U. Student Government Passes Resolution to Change Fight Song

    SALT LAKE CITY — Student legislators at the University of Utah voted Tuesday to change controversial wording in the school's fight song, "Utah Man...

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  6. Trevor Reilly Hitting Waiting-Game Phase as NFL Draft Approaches

    Deseret News sports writer Dirk Facer caught up with former Utah standout Trevor Reilly, who is awaiting the NFL draft, at the Utes' spring game Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.....

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  7. ASUU to Hold Special Session on Utah Fight Song

    On Tuesday, the Associated Students of the University of Utah will hold a special joint hearing of its Assembly and Senate bodies to consider passing a joint resolution regarding potential changes to the Utah fight song, Utah Man...

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  8. More Questions Than Answers for Defense at Utah Spring Game

    With as many as 10 projected starters out, Utah's defense produced more questions than answers at the annual Red-White Spring Football Game Saturday afternoon...

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  9. Running Backs Shine in Utes' Annual Red-White Game

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Red team got a slow start in Saturday's spring game but got the momentum rolling in the second quarter and never looked back...

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  10. Q&A Utah Defensive Coordinator Sitake

    After leading the Pac-12 in scoring defense in 2011, Utah has slipped into the middle of the pack in the conference the past two seasons...

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  11. Offensive Line Getting Attuned to New Coach

    Jim Harding may be one of the new coaches on the block up at Utah, but close to the end of spring, it would be hard to tell that he just stepped aboard a few months ago.....

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  12. Utah Lineman Healing with Football Family

    SALT LAKE CITY — As the plane prepared to land, the cabin bustled to life, waking Salesi "Leka" Uhatafe.....

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  13. Ute Tribe, U. Reach Agreement on Continued Use of Utes

    FORT DUCHESNE, Uintah County — After five years without a formal agreement in place, the Northern Ute Indian Tribe and the University of Utah inked a new deal Tuesday that will allow the school's sports team to continue using the name Utes...

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  14. Despite Leukemia, 8-Year-Old Mac Optimistic About Life

    SALT LAKE CITY — Cancer is never a pleasant experience for those involved. The diagnosis, the treatments and medication taken to rid the disease are more unpleasant than most people will likely ever have to experience...

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  15. Utes Secure Commitment from Bingham Kicker Chayden Johnston

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  16. Projected Second-Round Pick CB Keith McGill Reflects on Journey to NFL

    When former Utah cornerback Keith McGill graduated from high school his priority was to help provide for his family. With less than a month until the NFL Draft, the projected second-round pick often reflects on the journey and how he got here...

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  17. Defense Holds Upper Hand in Scrimmage

    SALT LAKE CITY — Other than a showcase of speed by running back Troy McCormick and receiver Dres Anderson, the defense held the upper hand in Saturday's scrimmage.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  18. Wilson 'Blessed to Be Back' as He Looks to the Future

    SALT LAKE CITY — Last season, then-sophomore quarterback Travis Wilson suffered a concussion against Arizona State following a rushing attempt for a touchdown in a 20-19 loss...

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  19. Ute Coaches Combine to Lose 86 Pounds — but Blechen Still Wins Challenge

    SALT LAKE CITY — Morgan Scalley hasn't weighed under 180 pounds since he played for Highland High 16 years ago...

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  20. Utah Linebacker Paul Expected to Miss 5 to 6 Months with Broken Foot

    Utah junior linebacker Gionni Paul, voted a team captain for spring, is expected to miss about 5 to 6 months with a broken foot. .....

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  21. After Struggles Last Season, Utes Feel Good About Secondary

    Reginald Porter is a fast man. In fact, Reginald Porter runs a 4.43 40-yard dash, but with an injured hip flexor? Not so much. "And you've gotta run full speed in football," he said...

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  22. Utah Quarterback Competition Figures to Be Competitive All Offseason

    Sports Illustrated recently interviewed offensive coordinator Dave Christensen, and it's clear that the Utes have a long way to go before they resolve their logjam at quarterback.....

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  23. Whittingham Says Utes Got a Lot of Work Done in First Scrimmage

    SALT LAKE CITY — In his review of the first spring scrimmage, Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said the Utes got a lot of work done.....

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  24. Utah Football Schedule Backloaded and Difficult; Is It Too Difficult?

    Kyle Whittingham is really wishing he could have drawn up the 2013 schedule this year. Now, the schedule isn't quite as tough as it looks on paper. It's just backloaded...

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  25. Utah Student Government: Changes Are Coming to Utah Fight Song

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