Tom Smart, Deseret News
Utah Utes quarterback Jon Hays (9) is hit while trying to throw the ball as the Univeristy of Utah and Arizona State University play PAC 12 football Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, in Tempe, Arizona.

The Los Angeles Times reports that USC and quarterback Matt Barkley hope to get their passing game back on track Thursday at Utah.

Pac-12 Rewind with ESPN.com.

Utah is left out in the cold in ESPN.com's Pac-12 bowl projections.

— KSL.com has a Q&A with Utah quarterback Jon Hays.

— Read what Alex Smith had to say after the 49ers' win over the Jets.