BYU, Utah and Utah State are all stepping up in their schedules this season, which means that there's plenty of exciting games to watch.
BYU is playing its most difficult schedule in school history with big names like Texas, Wisconsin and Notre Dame on the docket. Utah faces a brutal Pac-12 schedule that includes games against Pac-12 North powerhouses Oregon and Stanford. Utah State is making the transition to its new home in the Mountain West Conference.
We've already covered the best in-state home games.
Lafe Peavler is a Deseret News sports writing intern and a national college football featured columnist for Bleacher Report. Follow him on Twitter @MasterPeavler