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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 […]
  • Tom Hackett Takes On Larry Krystkowiak On The Hallowed Grounds

    On this weeks episode of The Hallowed Grounds, host Tom Hackett took on Utah men's basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak on the par 5, 10th and the par 3, 11th at Willow Creek Country Club.
  • Isaac Asiata: Leadership Will Determine Utes Success For 2019 Season

    Isaac Asiata joined Tom Hackett and Andy Phillips on the recent Special Forces Gang podcast and the boys discussed everything from why Asiata was recently cut from the Miami Dolphins to how to handle expectations for this 2019 Utah football season.
  • Jim Harding Leads Rich Offensive Lineman Tradition With Utes

    Tom Hackett and Andy Phillips discussed a number of hot topics on this week's episode of Special Forces Gang, including the work Jim Harding has done on the offensive line and how it is paying off for his players.
  • BYU, Utah Rivalry Renewed In Boxing Ring On Saturday

    FitCon is Utah's premier fitness expedition held at the Salt Palace on Friday and Saturday. Founded by former Utah football player Dallin Rogers in 2015, FitCon brings energy and offers a range of different events to keep you entertained from key note speakers, sumo wrestling and the main event on Saturday night, the Utah vs. BYU boxing matches.
  • How Jay Hill Turned Weber State Football Program Around

    Jay Hill was an assistant coach at the University of Utah for 14 years before deciding to take over the head coaching duties at Weber State University. His coaching career started in 2001 as a graduate assistant (GA) but it did not take long before he found the trust of Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham and became a full time assistant in 2005.
  • Mitch Wishnowsky Reveals He Played The Pac-12 Championship Game With Appendicitis

    During a recent episode of Special Forces Gang, Wishnowsky joined Tom Hackett and Andy Phillips and divulged that he played in the Pac-12 Championship game against Washington with appendicitis.
  • NFL Combine Preparation With Ute Linebacker Cody Barton

    Former University of Utah middle linebacker Cody Barton was one of six Ute players who were invited to the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. He stopped by the Special Forces Gang podcast to talk about his routine leading up to the combine.
  • Linebacker Eric Striker of Oklahoma runs the 40-yard dash during the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 28, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

    What Locals Can Expect At The NFL Combine

    Every year the best 335 collegiate football players gather together in Indianapolis, Indiana to showcase their talents in front of NFL executives.
  • Why The College Football Recruiting System Is Broken

    The college football recruiting process itself is flawed, in that it favors what are often multi-million dollar institutions, and not always the best interest of the individual themselves.