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The Remarkable Story of How a College Football Star Found His Way Back to God & the Church

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: After spiraling into a series of bad choices that left him completely lost, receiver Justin B...

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Watch BYU Dunk Team's Incredible Acrobatics in This 360-Degree Video

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

MR says: Watch the BYU Dunk Team from all angles as they perform crazy acrobatic stunts in this amazin...

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Son of "Meet the Mormons" Coach Shares Faith, Putting Football Career on Hold to Serve Mission

by The Baltimore Sun | Mormon Life

MR says: Ali'i Niumatalolo has drawn quite the attention by choosing to serve a mission and put his co...

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Washington Group Calls for U of U Football Coaches to Stop Teaching Religion Classes + Coaches Responses

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

A Washington, D.C.-based organization has asked the University of Utah to stop the school’s football coache...

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LDS Girl With Down Syndrome Becomes Icon for Texas Rangers Fans

by Sherry Neaes | Fun Mormon Life

As the Texas Rangers push toward the playoffs, Hannah Speirs cheers them on, dancing enthusiastically in he...

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BYU Grad, Action Sports Star Dies in Skydiving Accident

by USA Today | Mormon Life

MR says: At 39, Erik Roner lived a full life, starring on MTV's Nitro Circus and performing incredible...

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Former Ute & NFL Player Never Looked Back After Joining the Church

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

MR says: As a professional football player, Claron Bailey embraced the Church. But his conversion wasn...

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LDS Runner Overcomes Paralysis, Places 4th in Boston Marathon

by Danielle Beckstrom | Mormon Life

For LDS marathon runner Wendy Garrett, being able to walk a mile is a miracle, let alone run 26.2...

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LDS Gymnast Takes 7th in Pan American Games

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: What incredible skill, dedication, and persistence from this recently returned missionary. LDS gym...

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Mormons in the Olympics: When to Watch

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Ten athletes from three countries who are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are sc...