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Block U 11 hours ago
PAC-12 Power Rankings: Preseason

PAC-12 Power Rankings: Preseason

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports With both major preseason polls now out, the BlockU staff has compiled their PAC-12 power rankings for the upcoming season, and homers we may be because Utah is the consensus number one between the four of us, which shouldn’t be surprising considering the Utes are the highest ranked PAC-12 team in both the AP and Coaches polls, as well as the heavy favorite at PAC-12 media days to repeat as conference champions. While first place was easy to figure out, 2-12 got a little more interesting. The cumulative poll is as follows: 1. Utah 2....
Block U 17 hours ago
Utes Secure First Top 10 Preseason AP Ranking In Program History

Utes Secure First Top 10 Preseason AP Ranking In Program History

Rob Gray-USA TODAY Sports Making history is something this class of Utes is becoming synonymous with, continuing the trend with the school’s first-ever preseason top 10 ranking. The initial poll sees Utah clocking in at #7, one spot higher than the USA Today Coaches Poll. Utah is once again the highest ranked PAC-12 team, with Oregon (11) and USC (14) also represented, while local rival BYU debuts at #25. Florida, Utah’s week one opponent, joins UCLA and Utah State in the “receiving votes” category. The complete top 25 is as follows: Alabama Ohio...
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 11, 2022

Should Tyler Huntley be your quarterback?

The former Utah Utes QB looked solid in preseason action for the Ravens.
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 11, 2022

He is one of Utah football’s highest-rated recruits ever. What can Ethan Calvert do for the Utes this year?

Ethan Calvert is the No. 3-rated recruit in Utah history. That ranking comes with big expectations, but what can Calvert contribute this season coming off an ACL injury?
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 10, 2022

Utah Utes mailbag: What would a successful Utah football season look like? Can the Utes really reach the CFP?

A new Utah Utes mailbag: Can Utah make the College Football Playoff? How good will the defensive line be? Can the Utes cure their punting problems? And more ...
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 9, 2022

Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham wants Cam Rising to throw deep more, but who will be on the receiving end?

With a passing attack that features tight ends Brant Kuithe and Dalton Kincaid, can the University of Utah get its wide receivers more involved?
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 8, 2022

What’s with those strange helmets the Utes football team is wearing in training camp?

What are "Guardian Caps" and why is the University of Utah football team wearing them?
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 6, 2022

Utah football’s defense appears healthy, deep, ready to be a strength

Utes have veterans at all defensive positions, but there are questions to answer ahead of the Sept. 3 opener at Florida.
Block U Aug 4, 2022
Utah’s QB Stock is Rising

Utah’s QB Stock is Rising

Photo by Chris Gardner/ Day one of fall camp highlighted just how good Utah’s offense could be this season with Cam Rising at the helm. It’s no secret that Cam Rising was the secret sauce that elevated the Utes to historic heights last season. Despite failing to earn the starting job at the start of the season, Rising stepped up to the plate in an attempt to complete a come-from-behind victory over San Diego State and had an immediate impact. Utah’s offense went from largely inept to one of the best out west almost instantly, and if the reports coming out of the...
The Salt Lake Tribune Aug 2, 2022

The Utah Utes have College Football Playoff aspirations. First they must answer some questions in fall camp

The University of Utan football team opens fall camp Wednesday. Here's a primer.
Block U Jul 31, 2022
Utes First Basemen Alex Baeza is Golden

Utes First Basemen Alex Baeza is Golden

#10 Alex Baeza fields a sharp groundball at first base in game against Oregon State. | Utah Athletics With a Gold Glove secured, Baeza continues to pursue a career at the next level. In just the second game of the 2022 season, Utah first basemen, Alex Baeza’s Rawlings glove ripped. “I put everything into that glove,” Baeza told Block U recently. “I made sure I was conditioning it, making sure the laces were all nice, everything was good. When it gave out on me it was the second game of the season at LMU. The leather ripped and it wasn’t...
The Salt Lake Tribune Jul 30, 2022

Utah Utes athletic director Mark Harlan preaching Pac-12 togetherness as media rights decision looms

Utah athletic director Mark Harlan spoke with The Salt Lake Tribune on Friday at Pac-12 media day.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jul 28, 2022

Pac-12 media day: Utah Utes voted Pac-12 favorite, Oregon No. 2

Ahead of Pac-12 media day on Friday, the University of Utah football program was voted as the favorite to win the conference on Thursday afternoon
The Salt Lake Tribune Jul 26, 2022

Utah Utes football is in a good position with its latest recruiting class

A look at how the University of Utah football team's latest recruiting class is shaping up

Utes Player News

  • Brant Kuithe

    Brant Kuithe

    Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham wants Cam Rising to throw deep more, but who will be on the receiving end?

  • Ethan Calvert

    Ethan Calvert

    He is one of Utah football’s highest-rated recruits ever. What can Ethan Calvert do for the Utes this year?

  • Tavion Thomas

    Tavion Thomas

    Utah football’s Cam Rising, Tavion Thomas among players named to Maxwell Award watchlist

  • Dalton Kincaid

    Dalton Kincaid

    Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham wants Cam Rising to throw deep more, but who will be on the receiving end?

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