Red roundup: National media weighs in on Utah-Pitt

Published: Friday, Oct. 14 2011 11:00 a.m. MDT

How will the Utes fare in Pittsburgh?

A few pundits weight in on Saturday's game at Heinz Field.

Bud Withers of the Seattle Times doesn't think it's a great place for Utah to find its footing. Jon Wilner of the San Jsoe Mercury News is also picking Pitt to prevail. So, too, is Vince Grippi of the Spokesman-Review.

However, ESPN.com's Ted Miller picks the Utes because of their lines.

— Check out what the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Pittsburgh Tribune-Review is writing about the Utes.

— The Sporting News notes that ex-Ute Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers is starting to win over the skeptics.

Men's basketball team to hold a scrimmage on Oct. 26.

Former Runnin' Ute Carlon Brown is expected to be key player for Colorado.

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