Red roundup: Athlon hot on Larry Scott, cool on Utes Utes football

Published: Monday, July 11 2011 10:00 a.m. MDT

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 Celebration Day event at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City on Friday, July 1, 2011.

Kristin Murphy, Deseret News

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SALT LAKE CITY — Athlon Sports profiles Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott in its football preview edition. The conference has raised its profile and income under his leadership.

The publication wasn't as kind to the Utah Utes, picking them fourth in the South and as No. 48 in the nation.

— SI.com's Stewart Mandel offers his insight on the future of the Utah-BYU rivalry in football.

— ESPN.com's Ted Miller says the Utes are in "good shape" at defensive tackle.

Tom Dienhart of Rivals.com and Yahoo Sports recently joined the Bill and Spence Show.

— Check out Bill Riley's blog on the ESPN 700 site.

The Red Roundup is a sampling of Utah Utes-related news on the Web.

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