Red roundup: Alex Smith now the toast of the town in San Francisco

Published: Monday, Jan. 16 2012 12:00 p.m. MST

Former Utah quarterback Alex Smith is now the toast of the town in San Francisco. The 49ers are one win away from going to the Super Bowl.

— Ex-Ute quarterbacks coach Dan Mullen celebrates Smith's success.

The Runnin' Utes are No. 11 in ESPN.com's Pac-12 power rankings.

Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News examines Pac-12 football and TV.

— Former Ute coach Urban Meyer wows the crowd at Ohio State.

Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company