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Utah football: Four years after Pac-12 career began, Clay making touches count — Before Kaelin Clay was seemingly bottled up by Idaho State, he was bottled up on the interstate, driving to Mt. San Antonio College from his home 30-plus miles away in Long Beach, Calif. From I-405 to I-605 to I-10. Some days he could do it in 45 minutes.
Sep 02, 2014

For Kaelin Clay, Thursday's breakout game was four years in the making. The grind behind SportsCenter's Top Play:…

Monson: Don't laugh at Max Hall now — Bitter people who are still mad at Max Hall are laughing at him now. It became public on Tuesday that the former BYU quarterback was busted in Arizona for shoplifting. He also had cocaine, as well as two needles and a metal spoon, in his backpack, along with the stolen goods, according to the police report.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @LloydColezone: Bravo @GordonMonson! Excellent column on Max Hall & his recent troubles. I recommend everyone give a read.…

NFL's Washington team offers donation to Monument Valley — The controversy over the Washington NFL football team's nickname has come to San Juan County. Representatives of the NFL team's Original Americans Foundation attended last Friday night's football game between Whitehorse and Monument Valley. According to the Navajo Times, the foundation offered Monument Valley $30,000 for its athletic program.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @jbairdsltrib: Washington's NFL team wants to give Utah's Monument Valley FB program $30,000. Not everyone thinks it's a good idea.

Tuesday on TV: Velocity comes to Utah for 'Bitchin' Rides' — Another Utahn takes his shot at reality-show stardom tonight - Dave Kindig is the star of Bitchin' Rides (7 and 11 p.m., Velocity). Over the past 15 years, Kindig and his Kindig-It Design have been a one stop, complete custom shop where autos are turned into spectacular works of art.

Real Salt Lake: Fairpark, RSL inching toward minor-league stadium agreement — It's looking more and more likely that Salt Lake City will soon get a soccer stadium. The Utah State Fairpark announced Tuesday that its chair and vice chair will seek approval from the Fairpark's board to begin negotiations with Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen for an 8,000-seat stadium to be the home of RSL's minor league team starting in 2016.
Sep 02, 2014

Real Salt Lake, Utah State Fairpark take another crucial step toward agreement on minor-league soccer stadium. #RSL

Wells defends O-line play — Published on Sep 2, 2014 04:09PM Utah State coach Matt Wells was a man of two tales during his press conference Tuesday. At one point he gave a quick assessment of the Aggies' blowout loss to Tennessee by quipping, "it stunk, there is your sound bite."

The Salt Lake Tribune — Published on Sep 2, 2014 03:37PM * Metalcore band Crown the Empire performs at In The Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Secrets, Volumes, Ice Nine Kills, The Family Ruin. Show starts at 6. Tickets are $17, at Smith's Tix. * Rapper Dizzy Wright performs at The Complex, 536 W.

Murder sentencing date set for Martin MacNeill — Provo * After 10 months of delays, a sentencing date has been set for Martin MacNeill, who was convicted last November of murdering his wife in 2007. The 58-year-old former doctor faces up to life in prison when he is sentenced on Sept. 19 by 4th District Judge Derek Pullan.

Report: Ex-BYU QB Max Hall arrested for shoplifting, cocaine — Former BYU and Arizona Cardinals quarterback Max Hall was arrested Friday on suspicion of shoplifting and possession of cocaine. The Arizona Republic reported Tuesday that Hall was released following his arrest on suspicion of stolen items and narcotics possession in Gilbert, Ariz. Gilbert police responded to a call to a Best Buy electronics store around 11:30 a.m.
Sep 02, 2014

Former BYU QB Max Hall arrested in Arizona for shoplifting, cocaine possession;…

Martine Cafe in Salt Lake City reopens after recent remodel (before-and-after photos) — Construction on the new Eccles Performing Arts Center on Main Street takes place just inches away from Salt Lake City's Martine cafe. And this summer, as crews demolished buildings, moved earth and pounded metal into the human-made crater between 100 and 200 South, the tapas restaurant stoically endured the noise, broken dishes, busted wine bottles and lost business.
Sep 02, 2014

Martine Cafe in #SLC reopens after recent remodel. Great before-and-after photos. | The Salt Lake Tribune… via @sltrib

Official food of the Utah State Fair sticks with you — The official food of the 2014 Utah State Fair is a Southern specialty - and we're not talking a snack from St. George. It's a chicken waffle on a stick - a deep-fried, battered and then waffle-ironed delicacy that can be dipped in maple syrup or gravy and eaten without a fork and knife.
Sep 02, 2014

Official food of the Utah State Fair sticks with you | The Salt Lake Tribune… via @sltrib