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BYU football's 'fireside' season also starts this week

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Before BYU opens its season against Ole Miss on Saturday, fans can find coach Bronco Mendenhall and the res...


Why should BYU join the Big 12? Here are 64,000 reasons

by Salt Lake Tribune | Saints & Sports

When the invitation comes from the Big 12 Conference and BYU administrators study all the possibilities, th...

Arizona Cardinals part ways with Max Hall

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The Arizona Cardinals shored up their depleted quarterback ranks by signing Brodie Croyle, in the process p...


Jake Heaps is not Jimmer Fredette — at least not yet

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Jimmer Fredette, the next generation, answers questions with a practiced blend of confidence and humility. ...


LDS LB Manti Te'o back to lead Notre Dame defense

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Manti Te'o can clear up two issues immediately. His nose, broken last year in a game against Army, is fine....

Returned missionaries prepare for college football season

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

As a Mormon missionary, Hamani Stevens didn't know much about the BCS national championship game — despite ...

John Beck making a name for himself in D.C.

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

During his BYU career, quarterback John Beck dealt with plenty of adversity. But he endured and, in the end...

Blue roundup: BYU game a huge one for Ole Miss

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

While BYU's season-opener at Ole Miss on Sept. 3 will be historic — as the Cougars embark on a new era of i...


Independent BYU banks on itself

by ESPN | Saints & Sports

The signs are all over the football office, a new mantra for a new BYU world: Impossible is not a declarati...

Notre Dame athletic director offers advice to BYU

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

On the day, nearly one year ago, that BYU announced its football team would be going independent in 2011, i...