George Schroeder of says that Utah's inaugural season in the Pac-12 will be used to judge all BCS busters.

There's a lot riding on it. If the Utes struggle, naysayers will say the major conference grind was too much to handle. However, if they do well in the Pac-12, it could make a case for a non-BCS team to play for a national championship.

— The Los Angeles Wave says the Utes are recruiting gold in California.

Former Ute Eric Weddle likes what he sees about the San Diego Chargers' new defensive coordinator.'s Andrea Adelson and Ted Miller debate about Pac-12 and Conference USA quarterbacks.

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