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Don't U dare discount Saturday's Big House win

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Stop right there. Bite your tongue. Don’t say it. Save yourself the embarrassment. It’s a big deal, absolutely. Regardless of whether the Michigan Wolverines are up or down or

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Jim McMahon crossed many lines and he's loved for it

We wouldn’t admire Jim McMahon so much if he wasn’t … Jim McMahon. If the former BYU star and Super Bowl-winning quarterback was more like the


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Aggies can light the "A" with Garretson

The band played on. The fans cheered. And Utah State quarterback Darell Garretson wanted just one thing: Light the A. As tradition dictates, the big block


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Utah at Michigan: Yup, it's a big deal

The days of getting starstruck by a place like The Big House are long gone for the University of Utah football team. Big House, schmig house. The Utes play in the


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Aggies will be just fine, they're built to survive

From the top of Romney Stadium, where the Utah State Aggies took care of Wake Forest 36-24 Saturday evening, it’s easy to become mesmerized by the beauty all


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Don't call him Taysom Football, it's not his style

It wasn’t exactly a Heisman Trophy performance, which is to say Taysom Hill’s prime time showing Thursday night was very good, but it wasn’t jaw


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Gay former Weber State athlete offers perspective, insight

Wade Davis’ former coach beamed with pride Tuesday morning, watching along with about 200 others inside Weber State’s Wildcat Theater, as the former NFL


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Reader feedback provides critical company

I am a creature of habit, which drives my wife crazy: The briefcase belongs in the home office, she reminds me when I arrive home from work, NOT on the kitchen


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Will this quest end in perfection for BYU?

They’re off an running and they’re not coming back. In the wake of Saturday’s blowout win at Texas – they embarrassed the


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Hill, Wildcats judged by small improvements

Officially, the Jay Hill Era at Weber State kicked off a week ago, on a hot August night in Tempe, Ariz. Although they were paid handsomely for it, his Wildcats


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Could Strong Texas hand tip favors to BYU?

It’s a fact of life, y’all: people from Texas just love to tell you where they’re from. No, really, it is. And it’s also a fact of life


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