Tom Smart, Deseret News
Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham as the Univeristy of Utah and Arizona State University play PAC 12 football Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, in Tempe, Arizona.

Nothing like a little bowl talk to get through a bye week. A couple of prognosticators have Utah headed to Sam Boyd Stadium in December. has the Utes headed to the Las Vegas Bowl and a meeting with Nevada. Phil Steele has them in Vegas facing Boise State., however, isn't sure Utah will even be going bowling at this point.

— ESPN 700 catches up with Utah recruiting coordinator Morgan Scalley.

Pac-12 Confidential by Bud Withers, Seattle Times.

— The Chrony profiles Utah fullback Karl Williams.

— Ted Miller of attacks the Pac-12 stats, so to speak.