Utah won the Pac-12 South and now is sitting just outside of the College Football Playoff. A Pac-12 title on Friday night would be huge, but Utah will still need some help from an unlikely ally, the SEC.
Utah is now the Pac-12’s only hope to make the College Football Playoff. Oklahoma and Alabama still remain threats to take that spot away from Utah. Which team will end up with the coveted fourth spot?
The nation has voted, and they do not view the top of the Pac-12 as highly as Utah voters or the College Football Playoff Committee. Utah and Oregon both have a real chance to make the playoff, but the Pac-12 has a long way to go to restore its reputation nationally.
The Utes earned one of the top wins of the week with the demolition of Arizona State, however the game was on Pac-12 Network so apparently the voters didn’t notice. This raises the important question, if a team wins a big game on Pac-12 Network, does it still count as a quality win?
The FanPulse Top 25 is back and Utah is dropping in the Top 25 despite winning a blowout. This is familiar territory for the Utes. We are now getting a clear picture of which teams have a shot at a New Year’s Bowl.
The Utes moved up following the bye week to No. 15 in the FanPulse Top 25, the same spot the team occupied at the start of the season. Despite the setbacks the team has faced, the season still has a chance to be special. And the Pac-12 is going to need all the help from Utah it can get.
In the national poll, the fans voted Utah at No. 14 in the nation. The BlockU Community voted Utah at No. 18. We’ve reached the point where Utah fans are more willing to write off the team than the rest of the nation.
The expectations surrounding Utah were at their highest in years. That all came crashing down with another loss to USC in Los Angeles. Now the question is whether Utah can recover or if this will be the defining moment of a disappointing season.
Utah has moved up to No. 12 in the latest fan created Top 25. Meanwhile, the movement of other teams teaches us that if you’re going lose, make sure the narrative paints you in a favorable light.
Utah came away with an expected win against NIU, but we didn’t expect Tyler Huntley to be the offensive star of the game. Utah now has one game until Pac-12 play, what do they need to fix before then?
College football is back and Utah opened the season with a convincing win over BYU. Let’s talk about the most important lessons learned this week and what they mean for the rest of the season.
Utah is entering this season properly ranked by the national media instead of receiving the usual underrated tag. This is great because being underrated is dumb and teams should hate that label. Every team should strive to be overrated at the beginning of the season.
There’s only poll that matters, it’s this one. The preseason Top 25 made by the SB Nation college football and Utah community has been released. Here’s everything you need to know about the only preseason poll being released by anybody this season.
The Pac-12 preseason media poll chose Utah as not only the overwhelming favorite to win the South Divison, but also labeled the Utes as the favorite to win the entire conference. While just a preseason poll, it reveals some important elements of the coming season for Utah and the conference.
The Salt Lake Stallions fell in their second home game against the league leading Orlando Apollos. The snow was relentless and the football was entertaining. Steve Spurrier didn’t wear a visor.
Professional football and the AAF have officially come to Salt Lake City. The Stallions have a roster loaded with Utes, a quality atmosphere, and there was a plethora of interesting experiences at their first home game as a franchise