Elaine Thompson, AP
Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan drops back to pass against Washington State in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Seattle. Stanford won 55-17.

Utah heads into its contest with No. 5 Stanford in dire need of a win in conference play. Utah is already sitting at 0-2 in Pac-12 play and facing an upcoming stretch of four out of five league games on the road.

The Cardinal, meanwhile, have stayed unbeaten and will be looking to keep that going before the league slate gets even tougher.

Here's a look at the matchup and what is at stake in Saturday's contest.

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