Former NFL & College Rivals Scott Mitchell & Jason Buck

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Former Bengals: Joe Burrow Should Refuse To Play For Cincinnati

Scott Mitchell and Jason Buck both played for the Cincinnati Bengals. They agree that former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow should do everything he can to avoid playing for the Bengals.
2 years ago
Jordan Love - Utah State...
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Former NFL Quarterback: Jordan Love Should Not Enter NFL Draft

Utah State quarterback Jordan Love is taking the same steps former NFL quarterback Scott Mitchell took as he prepares to forgo his senior season and enter the NFL Draft. Mitchell's advice to Love? Don't do it.
3 years ago
Kyle Whittingham and Kalani Sitake...
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BYU Helps Utah By Playing USC One Week Before Utes

"Kalani will do extra favors for Kyle because they are friends."
3 years ago
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Stanford’s David Shaw Understands Value Of Return Missionaries

Stanford head coach likes what return missionaries can bring on and off the field.
3 years ago
Bradlee Anae #6 (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images) 
Jaylon Johnson #1 (Photo by Thearon W. Henders...
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Utes, Aggies Land Players On Top 100 List – BYU Left Out

Sports Illustrated featured a few Utes and an Aggie on their list of the "Top 100 College Football Players"  but no Cougars made the list.
3 years ago
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - OCTOBER 7: Head coach of the Utah Utes Kyle Whittingham watches from the sidel...
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Lack Of Offense Puts Whittingham Third Among Pac-12 Coaches

Kyle Whittingham came in at number three in a ranking of Pac-12 coaches. Could lack of production on the offensive side of the ball be the reason he missed the top spots?
3 years ago
Utah Jazz introduce Mike Conley Jr. and Bojan Bogdanovic as newest members of the team. (Photo: KSL...
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Ideas On How The Utah Jazz Can Become Champions

"We don't know what it takes to win a championship."
3 years ago
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - SEPTEMBER 16: The Utah Utes MUSS section cheers during the second half of an c...
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Cougar Tails & Crazy Ladies: The Best College Football Traditions

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Tradition is what makes college football one of the most popular sports in America. From “Roll Tide”, to the “Sooner Schooner” there are plenty to choose from. We often hear about the deep football tradition in the SEC, but what about our local traditions? The MUSS As a former member […]
3 years ago
PROVO, UT - OCTOBER 3: Devonte Robinson #3 of the Utah State Aggies catches a second-quarter touchd...
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BYU’s Reputation Rests On a Potential Trap Game

Former Cougar Jason Buck said on Rivals Podcast that BYU football's trap game should be obvious to any football fan and their reputation depends on a win against the Utah State Aggies.
3 years ago
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Former Ute, Cougar Debate Greatest Player From Each Program

It's easy for a former BYU player to talk about the great Cougars of all time and same goes for a former Ute, but can they pick the best players from the rival school? On the Rivals podcast, co-hosts Scott Mitchell, a former Utah quarterback, and Jason Buck, a former BYU defensive end, gave it a shot.
3 years ago
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Undrafted Underclassmen Should Be Able To Go Back To College Football

If an NCAA football player elects to declare for the NFL Draft prior to finishing their senior year of college and they don’t get picked, what happens? Under current regulations, they can’t rejoin their alma mater’s team. Two former college and NFL players, both of which were drafted, think this rule should be changed. 
3 years ago
COLUMBIA, SC - SEPTEMBER 01: Ty'Son Williams #27 of the South Carolina Gamecocks runs with the ball...
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BYU Is One School Who Should Take Advantage Of Graduate Portal

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former NFL quarterback Scott Mitchell has a part-solution to BYU’s struggle when it comes to recruiting top talent. It is the graduate portal and the benefits were put on display when they picked up Ty’Son Williams.    The Cougars just picked up a running back, Williams, out of the graduate […]
3 years ago
Quarterback Jaren Hall looks to throw during BYU scrimmage Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at LaVell Edwar...
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Is BYU Looking To Create What The Saints Have With Taysom Hill?

At a recent scrimmage, the BYU Cougars football team displayed an offense that featured running quarterbacks, specifically with backup Jaren Hall.
3 years ago
Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham and Brigham Young Cougars head coach Kalani Sitake talk after...
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Whittingham, Utes Transition From Hunter To Hunted

Utah head football coach Kyle Whittingham is used to being the hunter but this season he is going to be hunted by every team on their schedule.
3 years ago
Brigham Young Cougars quarterback Zach Wilson (11) is sacked by Utah Utes defensive tackle Pita Ton...
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3 Things Utah, BYU Must Figure Out In Spring Football

There are striking similarities between Utah and BYU when it comes to spring football goals.
3 years ago
Zion Williamson #1 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after a play against the Clemson Tigers during th...
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A Masters Degree Is A Solution To Compensation Of Student-Athletes

The age-old argument of paying college athletes was re-awakened when Zion Williamson blew through his Nike shoe. Jason Buck and Scott Mitchell, former student-athletes, said student-athletes need to be compensated. 
3 years ago
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BYU Backup Quarterback Joins Baseball Team

BYU's backup quarterback, Jaren Hall, has joined the list of athletes playing multiple sports in college, having joined the Cougar baseball team. It's something former Utah quarterback Scott Mitchell did, and regrets.
3 years ago
Ricky Rubio #3 of the Utah Jazz watches a shot during warm ups before their game against the Portla...
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Ask An Athlete: What’s It Like To Play When Surrounded By Trade Rumors?

With the NBA trade deadline looming and Utah Jazz guard Ricky Rubio’s name being tossed around in possible moves the Jazz will make, Scott Mitchell and Jason Buck, hosts of Rivals Podcast and NFL veterans, had a conversation about what it’s like to be in the center of trade or contract extension rumors.   
3 years ago
Then-Wisconsin Badger offensive coordinator/QB coach Andy Ludwig in action prior to the Wisconsin B...
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How Andy Ludwig Will Find Success With Utes

The University of Utah Utes hired Andy Ludwig as their offensive coordinator for the second time in his career. On Rivals Podcast, Scott Mitchell, former University of Utah and NFL quarterback, wondered how long Ludwig will stick around. 
4 years ago
Utah Utes running back Armand Shyne (6) celebrates after running the ball for a touchdown, bringing...
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Utah Has The Emotional Edge Against Washington, But Will They Use It?

It’s no secret that the University of Utah is widely considered the underdog in the upcoming Pac 12  Championship game where they will take on the University of Washington.
4 years ago
[LEFT] Utah running back Armand Shyne breaks away for a touchdown during the game at Rice-Eccles St...
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Utah Offense Reproducing LA Rams Strategy, Formations

The University Utah football team’s offensive formation looked similar to the Los Angeles Rams offense during their game against the Arizona Wildcats. One ESPN analyst took note and asked Troy Taylor, the Utes’ offensive coordinator about the comparison.
4 years ago