Yards After College

The Yards After College Podcast gives you a weekly look at former college football stars with ties to the state of Utah now playing in the National Football League. Kyle Ireland with KSLSports.com will walk you through performances these local legends play out on the NFL stage. In addition to locals in the league, the YAC Podcast will cover the biggest stories you need to know about including the Raiders, Broncos, and more. YAC will also feature NFL insights from football experts and KSL Sportsbeat anchors Jeremiah Jensen and Sam Farnworth and KSL Unrivaled host Scott Mitchell. Whether you’re interested in keeping up with former Cougars, Utes, or Aggies, the Yards After College Podcast will have all the info you care about each week through the NFL season, postseason, and offseason.

Episodes

  • April 29, 2021

    NFL Draft Eve with Cougar Sports Saturday's Matt Baiamonte

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) and Cougar Sports Saturday's Matt Baiamonte (@baiamontematt) preview the 2021 NFL Draft and discuss BYU's Zach Wilson, Brady Christensen, and others.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Cougar Sports Saturday Podcast

    Cougar Sports Saturday is BYU sports talk by Cougar fans, for Cougar fans. Listen every Saturday from 12-3 p.m. MT as Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte go in-depth on the important news and topics you care about in BYU athletics.  It's all on the legacy home of the BYU Cougars, KSL Newsradio 102.7 FM/1160 AM and on KSLsports.com.

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  • March 30, 2021

    NBC Sports' Peter King on Zach Wilson & the 2021 NFL Draft

    NBC Sports' Peter King joins KSLSports.com's Kyle Ireland to discuss former BYU quarterback Zach Wilson and the upcoming 2021 NFL Draft.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • March 27, 2021

    Zach Wilson's "Ridiculous" Throw at BYU Football's Pro Day

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by BYU insider Mitch Harper (@Mitch_Harper) and KSL Sportsbeat's Sam Farnsworth (@Samsworth_KSL) to recap BYU football's 2021 Pro Day, including Zach Wilson's "ridiculous" throw.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • February 6, 2021

    Former Utah/NFL RB Quinton Ganther on joining Urban Meyer's staff with the Jacksonville Jaguars

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by new Jacksonville Jaguars assistant coach Quinton Ganther. The former Utah Utes and NFL running back breaks down his decision to join Urban Meyer's staff and his decision to leave his position as Weber State's running back coach.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • February 6, 2021

    Super Bowl LV preview with SportsBeats' Sam Farnsworth

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by KSL Sportsbeat's Sam Farnsworth (@Samsworth_KSL) to preview Super Bowl LV and discuss the NFL's end of season awards.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • January 23, 2021

    Locals playing on NFL Championship Sunday

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) breaks down the performances by #LocalsInTheNFL in the Divisional Round and previews NFL Championship Sunday.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • January 20, 2021

    Dennis Erickson Details Urban Meyer's Transition From College To The NFL

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland is joined by former college foootball and NFL head coach Dennis Erickson. The two-time national championship-winning head coach breaks down former Utah head coach Urban Meyer's transition from college to the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • January 8, 2021

    #LocalsInTheNFL Playing In Super Wild Card Weekend

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland joined the Crimson Corner's Trevor Allen to discuss the local players that are playing in the AFC and NFC's Super Wild Card Weekend playoff games.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Crimson Corner Podcast

    Crimson Corner is the one-stop for all things University of Utah Athletics hosted by Utah insider Trevor Allen. Ute fans will find interviews with current players, coaches and staff alongside expert analysis of every game, story and angle coming out of the University of Utah. Crimson Corner will feature guest hosts including former Utes – Scott Mitchell and Tom Hackett. KSL TV’s Jeremiah Jensen and Sam Farnsworth will also make appearances.

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  • January 2, 2021

    BYU QB Zach Wilson declares for 2021 NFL Draft

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland and BYU insider Mitch Harper break down Zach Wilson's decision to declare for the 2021 NFL Draft.

    Click here to read more about Wilson's decision.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Cougar Tracks Podcast

    BYU sports fans love receiving insider knowledge on their favorite Cougar squads. Cougar Tracks, hosted by KSL Sports personality Mitch Harper, gives you a daily in-depth look into BYU athletics.

    From the happenings in the Cougar football and basketball programs to the latest dish on the recruiting trail, the Cougar Tracks Podcast is your go-to podcast for the best daily BYU conversation.

    About the Cougar Sports Saturday Podcast

    Cougar Sports Saturday is BYU sports talk by Cougar fans, for Cougar fans. Listen every Saturday from 12-3 p.m. MT as Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte go in-depth on the important news and topics you care about in BYU athletics.  It's all on the legacy home of the BYU Cougars, KSL Newsradio 102.7 FM/1160 AM and on KSLsports.com.

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  • December 20, 2020

    Quarterback Headlines Heading Into Week 15

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) breaks down the Week 14 performances by #LocalsInTheNFL and discusses quarterbacks in Week 15.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • December 12, 2020

    Former Utah WR Kenneth Scott on Broncos WR Tim Patrick in 2020

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by former Utah wide receiver Kenneth Scott (@Kscott_2) to break down former Utah and current Denver Broncos wide receiver Tim Patrick and his improvement in 2020.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • December 4, 2020

    Broncos QBs, Taysom Hill, Alex Smith, and the 2021 Pro Bowl with SportsBeat's Sam Farnsworth

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by KSL Sportsbeat's Sam Farnsworth (@Samsworth_KSL) to discuss the Denver Broncos' quarterback situation, #LocalsInTheNFL, and the 2021 Pro Bowl.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • November 27, 2020

    Breaking down Taysom Hill's first start with New Orleans Saints insider Reggie Chatman Jr.

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by New Orleans Saints insider Reggie Chatman Jr. (@ReggieChatman) to discuss Taysom Hill's first NFL start at quarterback.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • November 20, 2020

    #HealthyMindMatters & NFL talk with KSL Unrivaled's Scott Mitchell

    Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by KSL Unrivaled co-host Scott Mitchell (@19ScottMitchell) to discuss mental health and #HealthyMindMatters, the first half of the 2020 NFL season, and #LocalsInTheNFL, including former Utes.

    Join KSL Sports during the month of November as we put a special focus on mental health. We will have stories from athletes, tips from experts and more. For more information on protecting your mental health visit the Healthy Mind Matters page on ksltv.com.

    If you or someone you know needs help, it’s always available at 300-273-8255 or here online with the Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter and on Instagram. Follow KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the KSL Unrivaled Podcast

    KSL's Unrivaled features unique takes on the sports news of the moment. Hosted by Scott Mitchell, a former University of Utah and NFL Quarterback who brings a wealth of knowledge to the show and Alex Kirry, a talk radio veteran who has covered BYU for more than a decade and hosts Cougar Sports Saturday on KSL. Anything is up for grabs on the show, from the NFL and NBA (Utah Jazz), to the Utes, Cougars, Aggies and even prep sports. Never taking themselves too seriously, if there is a sports topic they love, they want you to hear about it on KSL's Unrivaled.

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  • November 14, 2020

    Alex Smith Set To Make First Start Since 2018

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland joined the Crimson Corner's Trevor Allen to discuss former University of Utah football players in the NFL, including former Ute and current Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith getting his first starting nod since the 2018 season.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Crimson Corner Podcast

    Crimson Corner is the one-stop for all things University of Utah Athletics hosted by Utah insider Trevor Allen. Ute fans will find interviews with current players, coaches and staff alongside expert analysis of every game, story and angle coming out of the University of Utah. Crimson Corner will feature guest hosts including former Utes – Scott Mitchell and Tom Hackett. KSL TV’s Jeremiah Jensen and Sam Farnsworth will also make appearances.

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  • November 7, 2020

    Biggest #LocalsInTheNFL Surprise with SportsBeat's Jeremiah Jensen

    Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by KSL SportsBeat anchor Jeremiah Jensen (@JJSportsBeat) to discuss the first eight weeks of the NFL season, the biggest #LocalsInTheNFL surprise, and which rookie has risen above the rest.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • October 15, 2020

    Alex Smith Completes Miraculous Comeback

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) breaks down Week 5 performances by #LocalsInTheNFL, including Alex Smith's remarkable comeback, and previews the best games in Week 6.

    Check out the Helmets Off Podcast for more on Alex Smith.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • October 8, 2020

    The rising NFL Draft stock of BYU QB Zach Wilson

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland (@kyleireland) is joined by SB Nation's Cam Mellor (@CamMellor) to discuss the NFL Draft stock of BYU quarterback Zach Wilson. Mellor breaks down what makes Wilson an NFL caliber QB and where he ranks among other potential draftable QBs in the 2021 NFL Draft.

    Read more: https://kslsports.com/443362/nfl-mock-draft-projects-byu-quarterback-zach-wilson-as-first-round-pick-by-saints/

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • September 30, 2020

    Cougars in the Pros with BYU Insider Mitch Harper

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland is joined by the BYU insider and host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast and Cougar Sports Saturday, Mitch Harper. The two discuss former Cougars in the Pros like Fred Warner, Ziggy Ansah, Taysom Hill, and Jamaal Williams. Harper also breaks down current BYU players and their NFL potential.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Cougar Tracks Podcast

    BYU sports fans love receiving insider knowledge on their favorite Cougar squads. Cougar Tracks, hosted by KSL Sports personality Mitch Harper, gives you a daily in-depth look into BYU athletics.

    From the happenings in the Cougar football and basketball programs to the latest dish on the recruiting trail, the Cougar Tracks Podcast is your go-to podcast for the best daily BYU conversation.

    About the Cougar Sports Saturday Podcast

    Cougar Sports Saturday is BYU sports talk by Cougar fans, for Cougar fans. Listen every Saturday from 12-3 p.m. MT as Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte go in-depth on the important news and topics you care about in BYU athletics.  It's all on the legacy home of the BYU Cougars, KSL Newsradio 102.7 FM/1160 AM and on KSLsports.com.

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  • September 22, 2020

    Blackmon's debut and Blair's Injury with Crimson Corner's Trevor Allen

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland is joined by the Crimson Corner's Trevor Allen to discuss former Utah safety Julian Blackmon's debut with the Indianapolis Colts and the season-ending injury to former Utah and current Seattle Seahawks safety Marquise Blair.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Crimson Corner Podcast

    Crimson Corner is the one-stop for all things University of Utah Athletics hosted by Utah insider Trevor Allen. Ute fans will find interviews with current players, coaches and staff alongside expert analysis of every game, story and angle coming out of the University of Utah. Crimson Corner will feature guest hosts including former Utes – Scott Mitchell and Tom Hackett. KSL TV’s Jeremiah Jensen and Sam Farnsworth will also make appearances.

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  • September 16, 2020

    KSL NewRadio's Tim Hughes on his new role as P.A. Announcer for the Las Vegas Raiders

    KSL Sports Digital Sports Producer Kyle Ireland is joined by KSL NewRadio's Tim Hughes to preview Tim's new role as the public address announcer at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada for Las Vegas Raiders' home games. Ireland also recaps the performances by #LocalInTheNFL from the first week of the 2020 NFL season.

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • September 10, 2020

    Crimson Corner Crossover: Utes in the NFL

    KSL Sports' Kyle Ireland joined the Crimson Corner's Trevor Allen to discuss former University of Utah football players in the NFL and their potential for the 2020 season.

    About the Yards After College Podcast

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

    About the Crimson Corner Podcast

    Crimson Corner is the one-stop for all things University of Utah Athletics hosted by Utah insider Trevor Allen. Ute fans will find interviews with current players, coaches and staff alongside expert analysis of every game, story and angle coming out of the University of Utah. Crimson Corner will feature guest hosts including former Utes – Scott Mitchell and Tom Hackett. KSL TV’s Jeremiah Jensen and Sam Farnsworth will also make appearances.

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  • September 9, 2020

    NFL Preseason Awards and Super Bowl Predictions

    KSL Sports Digital Sports Producer Kyle Ireland is joined by KSL SportsBeat's Sam Farnsworth to give their picks for NFL awards and Super Bowl predictions.

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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  • September 2, 2020

    Single Digit Days Until The 2020 NFL Season Begins

    KSL Sports Digital Sports Producer Kyle Ireland introduces the Yards After College Podcast and previews the upcoming 2020 NFL season. 

    Yards After College is an NFL podcast that helps you keep track of the professional football players in the league with Utah connections, whether they went to college or played high school in the Beehive State. But it doesn't end there, YAC will bring you the biggest storylines, best games, and the most important details from all over the NFL each week. 

    Find Kyle on Twitter here and on Instagram here. Find KSL Sports on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram here for all of your YAC and NFL content.

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