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»

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»

With a new football season comes a handful of new Mormons in the NFL. Star Lotulelei is with the Carolina Panthers; Ziggy Ansah plays for the Detroit Lions; Manti Te’o and Brad Sorensen are teammates with the San Diego Chargers. … Continue reading»

A parade of Mormons on the hardwood

Several Mormons are playing college basketball these days. Corbin Miller is a member of the Harvard Crimson basketball team. The 6-foot-2, 180-pound freshman point guard hails from Brighton High School in Sandy, Utah. This season Miller has played in 19 … Continue reading»