Red roundup: Utes drop to 9th in latest ESPN.com Pac-12 power rankings

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 11 2011 9:00 a.m. MDT

Utah Utes quarterback Jordan Wynn (3) calls a play during the Utes' season-opener at Rice Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011

Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News

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ESPN.com's latest Pac-12 power rankings indicate that the Utah Utes coud use an energy drink or two. They've dropped to ninth this week, ahead of only Oregon State, Arizona and Colorado.

The good news is all three of those teams are ahead on Utah's schedule as the Utes try to become bowl eligible without starting quarterback Jordan Wynn.

— Check out what Pitt coach Todd Graham had to say at his weekly press conference.

— Could former Ute coach Urban Meyer be the next head coach at Ohio State?

— Former Ute Stevenson Sylvester of the Pittsburgh Steelers has a Q&A with ballerstatus.com.

— A Denver Post scribe says misery loves company — Colorado and Utah in Pac-12. The Register-Guard in Eugene also weighs in on the topic.

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