There are 17 former Utes on opening-day rosters, headlined by 2014 Pro Bowl participants Alex Smith and Eric Weddle.
RB, Minnestoa Vikings
Also Snow College and Hunter HS
Will back up Adrian Peterson.
OL, Jacksonville Jaguars
Also Hillcrest HS
Signed a lucrative free-agent deal in the offseason after starting for the Denver Broncos.
OL, Oakland Raiders
Also Skyline HS
Bergstrom is headed into his third season with the Raiders.
OLB, Cleveland Browns
Also Timpanogos HS
Begins his second season with the Browns.
DL, Carolina Panthers
Also Snow College and Bingham HS
Had a big rookie season and will again anchor the Panthers defense.
CB, Pittsburgh Steelers
Joined the Steelers this year after five seasons with the Houston Texans.
DB, Oakland Raiders
Begins his rookie year after being drafted in the fourth round.
LB, Miami Dolphins
Is expected to start at middle linebacker this season.
DL, San Diego Chargers
Also Snow College and Skyline HS
Begins his rookie campaign in San Diego.
OLB, New York Jets
Begins his rookie year after being drafted in the seventh round.
DE, Miami Dolpins
Is expected to see increased time playing defensive end for the Dolphins.
DL, New England Patriots
Also Copper Hills HS
Saw plenty of playing time for the Patriots last season after being released by the Broncos.
QB, Kansas City Chiefs
Is coming off his best professional season.
CB, Kansas City Chiefs
Begins his second season with the Chiefs after a very successful 2013 season.
WR, Baltimore Ravens
Signed as a free agent after 13 very productive seasons with the Carolina Panthers.
DL, Atlanta Falcons
Expected to contribute heavily to the Falcon front after playing several seasons playing a big role for the Dolphins.
DB, San Diego Chargers
Has been starring for the Chargers since 2007 and is considered one of the league's best safeties.
TE, Houston Texans
C, Miami Dolphins
DT, New York Jets
OL, Washington Redskins
On injured reserve:
LB, Buffalo Bills