Stories tagged: matt linehan
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Matt Linehan isn’t the highest-paid player on the Salt Lake Stallions’ 52-man roster. He isn’t fighting for scraps on the startup organization’s payroll, either.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
Idaho’s 22-year venture in FBS has resulted in an 85-174 cumulative record and three bowl wins, including the Famous Idaho Potatoes Bowl last year. After losing five league games by …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
As Idaho searches for fuel to fire its efforts in the final two games of a season in which it has no hope of going to a bowl, New Mexico …
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
The status of University of Idaho senior quarterback Matt Linehan, who suffered a hand or wrist injury to his throwing arm late in the Vandals’ 24-21 loss to the University …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
One week at a time. This is what Idaho’s season has come to.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 6:45 p.m.
When Idaho hosts UNLV on Saturday, Vandals coach Paul Petrino believes his team is more likely to face the Rebels who took UI to overtime last year than the team …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
Senior Matt Linehan has progressed in measurables like passing statistics and wins and in a quarterback’s prized intangible, leadership.
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 6:21 p.m.
In most instances, a 2-9 team would not be expected to offer the sternest of tests in the opening game of the next season.
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
University of Idaho coach Paul Petrino saw a particularly strong showing from the Vandals’ defensive backfield in the final scrimmage of preseason camp Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Washington State quarterback Luke Falk woke up Wednesday morning to find himself on yet another preseason watch list. Idaho’s Matt Linehan, coming off a season that saw him lead the …
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Starting quarterback Matt Linehan, who missed practices last week with an undisclosed medical problem that sent him to the hospital, was in good form on Sunday in the team’s first …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
University of Idaho starting quarterback Matt Linehan missed a third straight day of practice Thursday with an undisclosed medical problem that had him hospitalized at Moscow’s Gritman Medical Center for …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
The Vandals, especially those adorned in white defensive jerseys, did seem to hit a new gear during the first day of camp and the general consensus – from the head …
Mon., July 24, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
University of Idaho football coach Paul Petrino appeared at the Sun Belt Conference media day in New Orleans Monday accompanied by the most valuable player from the Famous Idaho Potato …
Wed., July 19, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Idaho senior quarterback Matt Linehan was named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List on Wednesday.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Deon Watson loves visiting the Treasure Valley. In particular, Watson enjoys playing at Boise State’s Albertsons Stadium. The senior wide receiver from Coeur d’Alene caught a 74-yard touchdown pass as …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 11:58 p.m.
Idaho took control in the second quarter and built a 34-point lead in the third quarter as the Vandals knocked off heavily favored Colorado State 61-50 in the 20th Famous …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 11:57 p.m.
First, Matt Linehan sizzled on the field. Then he made waves in a postgame radio interview. After leading Idaho to a 61-50 win in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, the …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
This was a moment to savor. Matt Linehan knew it, so he hopped on the trainer’s table and danced.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, 7:23 p.m.
Idaho junior quarterback Matt Linehan was chosen the Sun Belt Conference Offensive Player of the Week after a career night in leading the Vandals past New Mexico State last Saturday. …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Brandon Silvers threw for three touchdowns and Jordan Chunn ran for 137 yards and a score as Troy beat Idaho in the Vandals’ Sun Belt Conference opener Saturday.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
Dont’t take your eyes off … James Williams began the year as WSU’s third-string running back, but got some sustained action last weekend and moved up to the No. 2 …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
It was an early August evening, and Idaho’s first preseason practice had just ended. Tight end Buck Cowan, surrounded by cameras, was telling reporters that Matt Linehan was one of …
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
It looked like it would be an Idaho romp. It turned out to be a nerve-jangling defensive chess match.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
Matt Linehan has gone from unrecruited to second-team preseason All-Sun Belt and the centerpiece of a Vandals team that expects to be in a bowl game come December or January.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 11:39 p.m.
The air crackled before Idaho’s first 2016 practice with the excitement of a team who expectations are unusually and unabashedly high.
Sat., April 2, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Callen Hightower felt comfortable in Idaho’s first scrimmage of the spring season.
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015
MOSCOW, Idaho – Matt Linehan has never been happier to see the Vulcan Salute. Fans of the popular Sci-Fi series Star Trek know the symbol well – Spock sticks his …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 19, 2015, 8:17 p.m.
Aaron Duckworth ran for three touchdowns and Matt Linehan threw for 334 yards and ran for 50 to lead Idaho past Wofford 41-38 on Saturday.
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
6: @SRJacob_Thorpe Tuesday: Idaho football coach Paul Petrino said Matt Linehan had perhaps his best practice in the fall, which is important for the third-year sophomore. Linehan struggled in the …