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The stories of 4 Latter-day Saints tied to this year's Super Bowl

by Lindsey Williams | February 5, 2021

Latter-day Saints have often taken the field for the most-anticipated football event of the year, and the 5...


Why 2 BYU football players gave their opponents a Book of Mormon on the field following Saturday's game

by LDS Living Staff | November 2, 2020

A lot of talk can happen between players on opposing teams during a football game, but on Saturday night am...


UVA Head Coach Bronco Mendenhall Shares How Coaching at BYU Influenced His Faith

by Lindsey Williams

Nearly five years ago, Bronco Mendenhall left the sidelines of BYU’s LaVell Edwards Stadium for a new head ...


After Losing His Arm, How This Church Member Became Andy Reid's Senior Assistant

by Daedan Olander | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This story originally ran on  LDS Living in June 2019.  After an accident caused him to lose the ...


"This Is the Sports Story of the Year": How One Latter-day Saint Teen Is Inspiring Thousands

by LDS Living Staff | Fun Mormon Life

Sports radio broadcaster Hans Olsen recently tweeted about high school student, who will don a football jer...


6 Facts About the U of U That BYU Fans Try to Ignore

by Danielle B. Wagner | Fun Mormon Life

The following story originally ran in September 2017 but has been updated. I grew up in a divided home—my m...


"The Savior Is the Head Coach": How Navy's Challenging Football Season Brought Ken Niumatalolo Closer to Christ

by Church News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

As a seasoned, media-savvy leader of a D1 college football program, Ken Niumatalolo is deft at answering to...


Watch: Latter-day Saint Football Sensation Sam Gordon Featured in Viral Nike Commercial

by Katie Lambert | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

Latter-day Saint Sam Gordon stole the show in the best Super Bowl LIII commercial, and now she's at it agai...


20+ Latter-day Saints Who Are Playing in the NFL This Season (and How They're Sharing Their Faith)

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Taysom Hill, the once injury-prone BYU quarterback, is now making his way in the NFL as a jack-of-all-trade...


One Analogy That Will Inspire You to Reach for the Divine Potential Within You

by Rick Daynes | Makes You Think Mormon Life

My oldest son is a senior in high school and a prototypical quarterback. He is an athletic 6’4, stands tall...