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Spring practice could signal start of Armani Rogers quarterback era with Rebel football

L.E. Baskow

UNLV's QB Armani Rogers tosses the ball as football practice begins during their fall camp on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016.

Spring practice could signal start of Armani Rogers quarterback era with Rebel football
Tue, Feb 28, 2017 (2 a.m.)
Rogers, a four-star prospect from the 2016 signing class who is one of the program’s all-time best gets on the recruiting trail, has long been labeled the quarterback of the future. Playing last season, when the injury-bug was so bad it forced a quarterback into the wide receiver rotation, may have ...

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UNLV's Xzavier Campbell (35) is praised for his score by head coach Tony Sanchez with teammate Lexington Thomas (3) near versus Jackson State at Sam Boyd Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016.
UNLV football hires new running backs coach
Monday, February 27, 2017
UNLV announced the hiring of Travis Burkett as the team's new running backs coach today, filling the role vacated when previous RB coach DeAndre Smith left abruptly for North Carolina last week. Burkett joins the Rebels from Cornell, where he spent ...

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Bishop Gorman assistant coach Sean Manuel talks with linemen during practice at Damonte Ranch High School Friday, Dec. 2, 2011 before their state championship game against Reed High School on Saturday.
Sean Manuel hired as UNLV football strength coach
Thursday, February 23, 2017
With the start of spring football practice less than a week away, UNLV has filled its final vacancy on the coaching staff, as Sean Manuel has been hired as the Rebels’ strength and conditioning coach. Manuel has been the strength coach at Bishop Gorman since 2010, so UNLV ...

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Strength coach Belton leaving UNLV football, will return to USC
Sunday, February 12, 2017
The UNLV football team's sidelines will have a decidedly different ...

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UNLV defensive back Dalton Baker drags down Colorado State wide receiver Danny Nwosu during their Mountain West Conference game Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Deadline to apply to walk on at UNLV football next week
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Highlighted by the defensive back Boyce, an Arbor View High product who in 2016 played in 11 games, four from last year’s walk-on tryouts made ...

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An artist's illustration of a stadium on Russell Road and Las Vegas Boulevard was revealed during a Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee meeting at UNLV Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.
Game over? State exec tries to offer hope on Raiders' move to Las Vegas
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Thursday, February 2, 2017
A little good news on Las Vegas’ proposed NFL stadium would have gone a long for way for Steve Hill as he stood before 420 Las Vegas business professionals and community leaders on Wednesday. But Hill, the executive director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, essentially had nothing. And that says about everything you need to know about ...

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UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez announces his third signing class to reporters at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.
Five takeaways from UNLV football signing day
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Tony Sanchez introduced UNLV's 2017 recruiting class today, welcoming 14 high school recruits and four junior college prospects to the program. This group will ...

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Wide receiver from Georgia highlights UNLV's 2017 recruiting class
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
If you are looking for a player to immediately impact the Rebel lineup, the 5-foot-11, 195-pounder Tejchman could be the ...

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An artist's illustration of a stadium on Russell Road and Las Vegas Boulevard was revealed during a Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee meeting at UNLV Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.
If NFL passes on Las Vegas, earmarked money could help build stadium for UNLV
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Detached from the Raiders relocation drama, UNLV’s football team still has a real opportunity to play in a fancy new stadium within the next few years, depending on ...

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Arbor View's Jaquari Hannie (20) works to fight off a tackle attempt by Bishop Gorman's Farrell Hester (53) during their state semi-final game at Arbor View on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016.
How UNLV football's sales pitch resonated with 3 local recruits
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Twenty: The number of Las Vegas-area high school football players committed to sign with Division I football programs on national signing day. With recruits heading to ...

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A truck decorated with a Raiders helmet and "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign is displayed before a bill signing ceremony at UNLV Monday, Oct. 17, 2016.  Senate Bill 1 will increase hotel room tax to help finance a $1.9 billion stadium.
Wanna bet? Once gambling-shy NFL plans move to Vegas
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Once upon a time, the thought of gambling on a pro football game brought gasps of indignation from the NFL offices. And swift action if it was a player who actually placed a bet. But slowly over the decades, the league has ...

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UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez smiles after another score over Fresno State at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016.
UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez’s contract extended through 2021
Friday, January 27, 2017
UNLV has agreed in principle on a three-year contract extension for head football coach Tony Sanchez, university officials announced today. Sanchez originally signed a four-year contract in December 2014 and now has a deal that will keep him at UNLV through at least the 2021 season. University leaders are working on terms of the agreement, which will ...

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An artist's rendering of the UNLV football training facility that will be known as the Fertitta Football Complex.
Notable families donate $3 million for UNLV football training complex
Thursday, January 26, 2017
The new gifts include: $1.5 million for the Michael Gaughan Training Table, $1 million from the family trust of the late Geraldine K. Howard and $500,000 from George Maloof Jr., a former Rebel. The pledge from Howard will lead to ...

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UNLV's Charles Williams (8) flies through the air for more yards over a Jackson State defender during a run in their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016.  .
UNLV to play Howard University in football home opener
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
UNLV will face Howard University in its 2017 football home opener, officials announced today. The Rebels will play the Bison on Sept. 2 at Sam Boyd Stadium as part of a partnership between the schools and ...

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Desert Pines High School quarterback Marckell Grayson will sign with UNLV football on Feb. 1. He's pictured at Desert Pines on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.
Desert Pines QB selling the world on Las Vegas and UNLV
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Marckell Grayson may be just the leader, quarterback and recruiter the UNLV football team has been waiting for. And someday, maybe the mayor Las Vegas ...

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