Catch up with a couple of ex-Utes on the NFL's opening week:

* A prominent opposing quarterback sticks up for Alex Smith.

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* Eric Weddle is now a San Diego Chargers captain.

* An injury may keep Sione Pouha of the New York Jets off the field against Buffalo.

* Matt Asiata could see some action in the Minnesota Vikings' season opener Sunday against Jacksonville.

* The Miami Dolphins have Utes aplenty.

Utah defensive coordinator Kalani Sitake was among the recent guests on ESPN 700.

— Check out what the Herald Journal in Logan has to say about Friday's game.

Pac-12 News and Notes.

— contributor Trevor Amicone outlines things to watch for in Logan.

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