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Peavler: Final preseason breakdown of BYU, Utah and Utah State's 2014 football schedules

Published: Thursday, Sept. 3 2015 5:41 p.m. MDT

Utah State fans cheer at the beginning of the game against Hawaii in NCAA football in Logan, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013.  (Ravell Call, Deseret News) Utah State fans cheer at the beginning of the game against Hawaii in NCAA football in Logan, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. (Ravell Call, Deseret News)

BYU, Utah and Utah State are coming to the end of their fall camps, so it's time to do the final preseason breakdown of the Aggies', Cougars' and Utes' 2014 football schedules before the season starts.

There's nothing way too early about this breakdown.

It's year four of independence for BYU, and the pressure is on for the Cougars to remain nationally relevent in a shifting college football landscape. They'll need to make the most of opportunites at Texas and at Central Florida to help their cause. Meanwhile, Utah has a brutally difficult Pac-12 slate to worry about this season. The Utes will face five teams ranked in the preseason AP Top 25. Finally, Utah State has a solid chance of winning its first Mountain West Conference title.

Here's the final breakdown of BYU, Utah and Utah State's schedules.

BYU's 2014 schedule breakdown

Utah's 2014 schedule breakdown

Utah State's 2014 schedule breakdown

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