Utah is No. 8 in ESPN.com's latest Pac-12 power rankings.

The Utes will face No. 9 California Saturday at AT&T Park in San Francisco.

— Pitt defensive tackle Chax Alecxih called John Cullen "a dirty, dirty player."

— The Walter Camp Foundation named Derrick Shelby as National Defensive Player of the Week.

— Former Ute Alex Smith quarterbacked the San Francisco 49ers past Detroit.

— Check out the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's coverage of last Saturday's game.