Football

Utes beat USC but they haven't "arrived" and never will

Jim BUrton Extra Point Graphic

No, no, no they haven’t. The Utes have NOT “arrived” … whatever that means. Wherever they’re going, they’re not there yet. So said head coach Kyle Whittingham...

Extra Point

Bovee: Weber State football isn't in danger; future is bright

The question had to be asked. Is Weber State’s football program in trouble? Not just “trouble” as in, after Saturday’s home loss to...


Sports

Utah will go with Wilson at QB against USC

Nearly two months into the season and Utah coach Kyle Whittingham is still waiting for one of his starting quarterbacks to stand out. Until that time, he will keep...


Sports

For USU star Turbin getting snaps at fullback for Seahawks

RENTON, Wash. — Robert Turbin figures he had less than 10 minutes to prepare for emergency duty as a fullback last week against the St. Louis Rams. It was...


Sports

Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers

DENVER — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less...


Sports

Utah's Wittingham tabbed as Pac-12 best coach at midseason

PHOENIX — A supposedly unbreakable record broken. Not one Hail Mary, but two. Upsets and unexpected finishes. A massive jumble in the standings. It’s...


Extra Point

Bronco, Cougars can't avoid social media ... or Sunday service

He laughed, but Bronco Mendenhall could’ve just as easily clenched his teeth and given the ol’ stink eye. Clearly, the BYU football coach isn’t a...


Extra Point

Aussie punters have invaded Utah, Weber State

Not only did Jay Hill think outside the box, he thought outside the country. A few years ago, when the Weber State head football coach was still an assistant at...


Sports

Steelers rally past stunned Texans 30-23

PITTSBURGH — One dizzying sequence, and the Pittsburgh Steelers were in complete control against J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans. Ben Roethlisberger passed...


Sports

Arizona State rolls past Stanford, 26-10

TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona State coach Todd Graham has pointed to Stanford as a model of what the Sun Devils should aspire to as a program: The character, the...


Sports

Late penalty kills Irish bid to upset FSU

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — For a few seconds, it looked as if Everett Golson and Notre Dame had another streak-busting victory, this time against the defending...


‹ Newer
Older ›
Get the Standard-Examiner Advantage.

Popular Stories for Football

Bovee: Weber State football isn't in danger; future is bright

The question had to be asked. Is Weber State’s football program in trouble? Not just “trouble” as in, after Saturday’s home loss to...