Josh Furlong and Sean Walker | Posted May 1st - 9:34pm
The 2016 NFL Draft has come to a close and six local football players were drafted to various teams. However, several local athletes also signed a free agency deal following the draft. The following is a where local athletes ended up in the draft or in free agency.
LeShaun Sims is part of a trio of NFL draft prospects from Southern Utah that are likely to feature in this week’s NFL draft in Chicago, which starts Thursday at 6 p.m. MDT and runs through Saturday afternoon.
The 6-foot-3, 219-pound Olsen’s Pro Day experience March 25 in Provo was the first of two in-state events he would undergo before April’s NFL Draft. Olsen was also 1 of 9 players from the Thunderbirds’ first Pro Day Wednesday.
Dylan Cannon, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 28th - 9:56pm
Starting last Friday, football players from colleges across the nation have been performing at the NFL combine trying to boost their draft stock. Numerous players from local colleges have participated. Here's how they've done, so far.
Five former college players with Beehive State ties played in Saturday's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, one of the many postseason showcases for seniors eligible for April's NFL Draft. Here's how they fared.
Former Southern Utah and BYU quarterback Ammon Olsen completed 7 of 13 passes for 71 yards to lead the National team to an 18-17 win over the American squad Saturday in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Former Utah quarterback Travis Wilson and former Southern Utah signal caller Ammon Olsen were among the players who practiced Wednesday during open observations at the NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Austin McBroom hit 8 of 12 field goals, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and finished with 25 points, and Venky Jois scored 24 with 12 rebounds to help Eastern Washington cruise to a 106-80 win over Southern Utah on Thursday night.