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Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian appears to be like on throughout heat united states of americabefore an NFL soccer wild-card playoff recreation towards the Los Angeles Rams Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)
Former BYU quarterback Steve Sarkisian helped information the Atlanta Falcons to a 26-13 victory in an NFL playoff recreation over the Los Angeles Rams over the weekend. The Falcons’ offensive coordinator is going about his business quietly, years got rid of from his extremely publicized off-the-field problems that price him his marriage and the pinnacle training task at USC.
Sarkisian, who led the Cougars to a 14-1 season and No. five ultimate score in 1996, is not speaking about his provide or his previous, according to the Daily Breeze in an editorial that chronicles his “journey back from rock bottom.”
“The one-time fair-haired quarterback at West Torrance High, El Camino College and BYU, who seamlessly became fair-haired young quarterback coach at ECC, USC, Raiders and back at USC, and, finally, the fair-haired young head coach at Washington and USC, was fired without ceremony by USC in 2015 for reported alcohol abuse,” wrote Mike Waldner. “Making matters worse, he destroyed his marriage, shattering a family with three children. It would be nice to say a conversation with Sarkisian reveals much. Years ago, such a conversation took place with former Dodgers star Maury Wills. Not with Sarkisian. He has declined direct and indirect requests to talk.”
Haws indicators contract
BYU’s all-time main scorer, Tyler Haws, has signed a contract with the St. John’s Edge of the National Basketball League of Canada. Last 12 months, Haws performed for Poland’s Anwil Wloclawek.
The Edge additionally signed Ransford Brempong, a local of Brampton, Ontario, who was once a member of the Canadian Senior Men’s National Team from 2006-2008.
And in the end …
Former BYU superstar Jimmer Fredette poured in 50 points for the Shanghai Sharks in a loss to the Xinjiang Flying Tigers.