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Locals in the NFL: Where every former high school or college football player in Utah signed to play in the league

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 22nd - 3:24pm

See the full list below of NFL locals on active rosters. Bookmark this page, and check back later as rosters are shuffled before the regular season kicks off.

Human in the helmet: Savon Scarver's faith and football

Paige Mendez,  |  Posted Aug 21st - 9:48pm

Savon Scarver is a decorated athlete for Utah State headed into his junior year, but his awards are hardly his most defining attributes, faith in God, for Scarver, is top-priority.

Locals in the NFL: Taysom Hill leads local-laden Saints to comeback victory in La La Land

Sean Walker and Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 18th - 10:23pm

Hill completed 11-of-15 passes for 136 yards and two touchdowns to rally the Saints to a 19-17 win over the Los Angeles Chargers in front of a less-than-lively crowd at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

Locals in the NFL: Former Utah kicker Matt Gay boots game-winning field goal for Bucs

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 17th - 2:29pm

Tampa Bay Buccaneers showed why they wanted him when the fifth-round draft pick booted a 48-yard field goal with 6 seconds left Friday night in a 16-13 win over in-state rival Miami.

No room for average for the Aggies

Paige Mendez,  |  Posted Aug 14th - 10:03pm

After USU's 11-2 run last season, there is simply no room for lukewarm football in Logan — they'll either be incredible or incredibly disappointing. Aggie fans across the state are desperately hoping it'll be the first.

Raiders CB Nevin Lawson suspended 4 games for PEDs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:04am

Oakland Raiders cornerback Nevin Lawson has been suspended four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances.

Locals in the NFL: Taysom Hill enjoys return to QB for Saints; Darwin Thompson finds NFL end zone

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 11th - 7:01am

While playing is better than not playing — even at tight end or fullback or special teams — Hill enjoyed his preferred position Friday night with the Saints.

Juniors shine for Utah State's first practice of fall camp

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Aug 2nd - 8:30pm

Aggies fans had their first look at the 2019 Utah State football team for their first official practice on Thursday.

Patrick Kinahan: No Utah college football program is trouble-free

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 31st - 12:05pm

Training camps open in college football this week, with most teams abounding in optimism. The programs in Utah each have high expectations, but all of them need to answer serious questions over the next several weeks before the regular season starts.

Utah State QB Jordan Love named to Walter Camp Award preseason watchlist

Casey Overfield, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 26th - 12:23pm

Utah State's quarterback Jordan Love was named to the 2019 Walter Camp Award preseason watchlist.

TBT in SLC: Crawford, Gray rally Jimmer-coached Team Fredette by CitiTeam Blazers, 99-96

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 26th - 12:09am

Gray, the former Houston standout who plays professionally in France, had 31 points, four rebounds and two assists, and Crawford added 20 points, nine assists and the game-winning jumper to help second-seeded Team Fredette rally for a 99-96 victory over CitiTeam Blazers in the opening round of TBT’s Salt Lake Regional at the Maverik Center.

Utah State's Dominik Eberle named to Wuerffel Trophy watchlist

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jul 25th - 3:11pm

Utah State’s Dominik Eberle was selected to the Wuerffel Trophy watchlist, making this his fifth preseason honor so far.

Into the Portal: NCAA's transfer mechanism aids traveling students, but at what cost?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 25th - 9:03am

All BYU coach A.J. Steward knew was he needed a running back and there was an SEC-caliber back on the NCAA’s transfer portal that might fit the bill. So into the portal, he went.

Former Ute Dakarai Tucker looking to take next step with Team Utah in TBT's Salt Lake regional

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 25th - 7:09am

Fresh off an NBA G League title with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, former Runnin' Utes guard Dakarai Tucker will tip off The Basketball Tournament with Team Utah at 3 p.m. MDT Thursday against Eberlein Drive.

Into the portal: How Utah’s college coaches are using the NCAA’s new transfer system

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 24th - 9:22am

This is the second of a three-part series about the NCAA transfer portal and how it affects local college and university athletic departments. Part three will drop on tomorrow.

No surprise: USU's Jordan Love named Preseason MWC Offensive Player of the Year

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 10:13am

Utah State was picked to finish second in the Mountain Division behind their star quarterback.

Knee injury keeps Utah State's Neemias Queta from playing in FIBA championship

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 22nd - 2:57pm

Queta appeared to injure his left knee in the third quarter of the semifinals of the tournament, landing awkwardly while fighting for a rebound against Russia last Saturday.

Jordan Love named to Davey O'Brien award watchlist

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:01pm

Jordan Love was named to the Davey O'Brien award watch list for the second time.

3 Utah State players on Maxwell, Bednarik award watchlists

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jul 15th - 2:54pm

Utah State had three players named to the watch lists for the Maxwell Award and the Bednarik Award.

Local TBT squads unveil official uniforms for upcoming basketball tournament

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 9th - 2:57pm

Opening day of The Basketball Tournament got a little bit closer Tuesday, with the unveiling of every team's new uniform, including from the Jimmer Fredette-led Team Fredette, the Utes' Team Utah, and Utah State's Stallions alumni squad.