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Published: Wednesday, Jan. 8 2014 5:39 p.m. MST

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Pipes
Salt Lake City, UT

Congratulations to both men! Well earned honors!

Duckhunter
Highland, UT

Congrats to both! No surprise here, I thought both would be good players and both appear to be well on their way to being just that.

NevadaCoug
Overton, NV

Very happy to see both succeeding. Glad that Lotulelei's health concerns don't seem to be affecting him at all right now.

Chris B
Salt Lake City, UT

Star just adds to the 20+ utes playing in the nfl

Utah has more nfl alum than all other Utah schools combined.

Recruits know. And you better believe they care

Go utes

EdGrady
Idaho Falls, ID

Just imagine how good Lotulelei would be if he didn't rest every other play.

Samwise
Salt Lake City, UT

Congrats to boh Star and Ziggy. I enjoy watching athletes with ties to the state of Utah succeed, regardless of where they played. I am a BYU fan so of course I follow the BYU players more, but it I enjoy Star's success as well.

Go Cougars!

Top5Alive
salt lake city, UT

could you imagine if Ansah and Star played together? wow talk about a defensive line. Glad for both. Also happy Star can prove it another week in the Playoffs.

DodgerDoug
Salem, UT

Congrats to both of them!From Cougs fan!

Chris*B
Wasatch, UT

On second thought, maybe recruits don't really care all that much. They probably only care what conference they are in, because that is all that matters.

Cougar Nation #1
Provo, UT

@Chris B- recruits also care about 5-7 and 5-7 the past two year. I'm just saying. Recruits really like winning programs and NFL caliber players like Ziggy, KVN and Cody Hoffman.

Chris B
Salt Lake City, UT

CougarNation,

According to Scout and Rivals, Utah has beaten byu in recruiting both head to head AND average stars each of the last 4 season.

In fact, utahs worst year of the last 4 is better than byu's best year of the last 4 years.

So, apparently the recruits have spoken.

Sorry, a 7-5 WAC team is even less desireable than a 5-7 team that plays against the best teams in the nation week in and week out

BeSmart
Cheyenne, WY

@ CB
And the losing has taken its toll on Utah Recruiting.
Check out every site on this years recruiting. BYU is tied or ahead in stars (the one they are tied on does not factor in the no-ranking recruits.
BYU also has a three star and a 5 star recruits coming for visits in two weeks.

Chris B
Salt Lake City, UT

Besmarter,

4 years in a row in recruiting, 4 years in a row on the field. Coincidence? Nope!

But you guys shouldn't worry, stars don't matter. Its just a coincidence Alabama has been among the highest stars every year and is one of the best teams every year.

LOL

Utah headed towards 5 in a row.

I guess when recruits can pick Pac 12 Utah or indy WAC byu they prefer Utah.

No surprise

BeSmart
Cheyenne, WY

CB
the trend appears to be changing.
You never talk about the issue I bring up.
shows a lot about in cognizant bantor

let's roll
LEHI, UT

Congrats to both of these fine young men. Best wishes for long and successful careers.

Robroy
Murray, utah

With all those great NFL players at the u you would think they would win a few more games. Must be poor coaching. I'm sure that new OC will make all the difference this year. Then next year he can co-coach the QBs with BJ, the brightest offensive mind in the nation.

BeSmart
Cheyenne, WY

CB
Scout Utah 2.68 BYU 2.69
Rivals Utah 2.65 (not counting 2 unranked recruits) BYU 2.67
ESPN Utah Utah 16-3 star 1- 2 star 5 unranked recruits.
BYU 1-4 star 14-3 star 1- star
Where is this Pac-12 advantage you boast about?

Christine B. Hedgefog
Salt Lake City, UT

"Where is this Pac-12 advantage you boast about?"

It's in the sticker in the back window of her Yugo

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