Austin Collie’s redemption and other Mormons in the NFL

Austin Collie has had a rough year. After concussions shortened his time in Indianapolis, Collie tried to make San Francisco’s roster but was released at the end of training camp. He was picked up by the New England Patriots Oct. 3 … Continue reading»

The return of Will Hopoate and a round up of Mormons in rugby

Will Hopoate has returned home from his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was greeted by his family and loved ones, as shown in this news.com.au video report. His professional rugby club, the Parramatta Eels, … Continue reading»

Athletic sister missionaries and the return of Will Hopoate

A few weeks ago I wrote an article for the Deseret News about Jessica Chatman’s decision to delay her college basketball career and serve an 18-month mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The article also examined … Continue reading»

Saint Xavier University is a four-year school located in Chicago. The school’s football team, the Cougars, plays in the NAIA’s Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference. That’s where you will find Spencer Nolen. Nolen is the Cougars’ senior kicker/punter. He’s also a … Continue reading»