Utah is ranked 25th in a preseason poll by Pat Forde of Yahoo! Sports. Forde says the Utes are poised to be the Pac-12's surprise team.

— Jim Burton of the Standard-Examiner is glad to see Ron McBride and LaVell Edwards back together again

— Interviews aplenty on ESPN 700.

KSL.com's Robert Jackson has got U. covered.

The Oregonian previews Utah football.