Red roundup: Jordan Wynn gracing magazine covers

Published: Thursday, June 16 2011 1:00 p.m. MDT

Utah's Jordan Wynn practices at Rice Eccles Stadium.

Laura Seitz, Deseret News

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Utah quarterback Jordan Wynn is getting a lot of "cover"-age these days. The junior is on the front of regional Pac-12 preseason magazines from Athlon Sports and Lindy's.

Wide receiver DeVonte Christopher is on The Sporting News' regional cover.

— ESPN 700's Bill Riley and Spencer Checketts caught up with former Ute Eric Weddle earlier this week.

— The Idaho Statesman profiles ex-Utah standout Jordan Gross and his friend Cheyenne Pietri, who is a strength and conditioning coach, and their work with the NFL's Carolina Panthers.

— A CBSSports.com report on Academic Progress Rates in college football ranks Utah's Kyle Whittingham No. 1 in the Pac-12 and 31st nationally.

— And finally, Oregon State University President Ed Ray has been chosen to chair the Pac-12's CEO executive group.

The Red Roundup is a sampling of Utah Utes news on the Web. It is compiled each weekday, except holidays.

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