Nothing like a little bowl talk to get through a bye week. A couple of prognosticators have Utah headed to Sam Boyd Stadium in December. has the Utes headed to the Las Vegas Bowl and a meeting with Nevada. Phil Steele has them in Vegas facing Boise State., however, isn't sure Utah will even be going bowling at this point.

— ESPN 700 catches up with Utah recruiting coordinator Morgan Scalley.

Pac-12 Confidential by Bud Withers, Seattle Times.

— The Chrony profiles Utah fullback Karl Williams.

— Ted Miller of attacks the Pac-12 stats, so to speak.