Utah Utes football: The fastest of them all

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  • RJ Fan
    Nov. 30, 2009 11:27 p.m.

    RJ Stanfrod is #1, he's the best! Excell and keep it pushing!

  • RJ Fan
    Sept. 1, 2009 6:31 p.m.

    RJ is fast and ready for an excellent season. Go RJ and GO UTES!!!

  • cardster
    Aug. 11, 2009 12:53 p.m.

    Dirk: Check your 2nd graph: since Ute football has generally played in the summer (3 games this year), fall (9 more) and winter (bowl game), let;s just say this season and not this fall lest you forget the 3 games prior to Sept. 21, the3 start of Fall.

  • Anonymous
    Aug. 9, 2009 9:15 p.m.

    yes you did beat bama by more BUT there was no Percy Harvin in that game.. but good luck trying to dominate them

    PS. im not a Florida fan im a Georgia fan i just know who is the best team in the nation is so i gotta give them props

  • Utah 13-0 2009 .
    Aug. 9, 2009 4:27 p.m.

    Florida fan, we actually beat alabama by more points than you did. and guess what, we are playing you in the national championship this year, and we are going to dominate you.

  • Re: Anonymous
    Aug. 9, 2009 10:51 a.m.

    Who cares about Florida?!?
    Go troll on an SEC site.

  • Anonymous
    Aug. 8, 2009 11:19 p.m.

    hey 4.3 thats pretty dang good! you can almost catch Chris Rainy and Jeffery Demps from Florida now... almost.. keep workin hard tho :)

  • FL UTE
    Aug. 8, 2009 8:43 p.m.

    "Whittingham said linebacker Stevenson Sylvester is playing his best football..."

    Sylvester was a monster in the Sugar Bowl, I look forward to seeing him continue to tear things up in the AWESOME UTE D!!!

    go cougs, beat OU, and

    GOOOOO UTES!!!!!!!!!

  • Accraute
    Aug. 8, 2009 8:32 p.m.

    It's true that speed isn't everything, but that's only where it starts with the Utes. Great coaching, great athletes and great attitudes. It's going to be an exciting year.

  • Utefan
    Aug. 8, 2009 5:54 p.m.

    Speed kiss Y-ners! And schudog...the operative term is that they will get invited to the NFL combine...none of the Y-ners corners will be there.

  • schudog
    Aug. 8, 2009 2:23 p.m.

    that's impressive lets just see what they clock in at a NFL combine now that's the question..

  • Yeah right!
    Aug. 8, 2009 1:45 p.m.

    Sounds to me like someone has an itchy clock finger!

  • Utes
    Aug. 8, 2009 12:07 p.m.

    It is definitely a fun time in Uteville.

    Keys to the season could end up being the play of the corners as well as the QB managing the offense well while limiting turnovers. If those two positions go well, and the team stays healthy, it could be another good year, as the Utes are loaded.

  • Re: some fans don't get it
    Aug. 8, 2009 12:06 p.m.

    Thanks for explaining it to me...I finally get it. You're such a tool! Don't assume you're everyone's life coach. People don't like people like you. Live and let live, if you don't like it--change the channel.

  • Some fans don't get it.
    Aug. 8, 2009 11:43 a.m.

    Fans (zealots) who use good articles about Utah to dump on BYU need to get a life - same true for Yiners who think Utah articles are a place to dump on the Utes. The negative cry babies, Red or Blue need to get a life. Go Utes kick some kitty cat butt this year AND the better the record at the school down south when the UTES beat the better it is for UTAH. I really am pulling for the kitty cats against Oklahoma. Could be a great upset.

  • re: Re: sweet
    Aug. 8, 2009 11:17 a.m.

    It's funny that you forgot that Smith had to slow down and change directions to avoid Max Hall on that play. You're football IQ isn't very high.

  • RE: sweet
    Aug. 8, 2009 11:06 a.m.

    I know exactly what you mean. Like when Sean Smith intercepted the ball and Collie tackled him because he wasn't fast enough.

  • Provo?
    Aug. 8, 2009 10:59 a.m.

    Why the comments about Provo? Who cares?

    I'm optimistic about Stanford and Burton. However, it would be wonderful to have Lacy on the roster in time to be an impact player (and maybe a starter).

  • Sweet
    Aug. 8, 2009 10:37 a.m.

    I love Utah guys with 4.3 speed. For whatever reason, they just can't seem to keep up with our slow white guys in Provo. McCain was my favorite.

  • where are the kewg commenters...
    Aug. 8, 2009 9:35 a.m.

    on this board? I guess it's not so easy to talk trash after reading that the Utes will have the exact same stellar defense that they had last year. Good luck Max. Let's go for 7 turnovers this year.

  • Too bad Stanford can only run
    Aug. 8, 2009 9:20 a.m.

    north and south. He can cover fly patterns well, but is pathetic at shallow routes. I hope we don't get that fact exposed by other teams. We need to win at least 7 or 8 games to keep momentum going.

  • yeah baby
    Aug. 8, 2009 8:08 a.m.

    greatstrength- conditioning coach ...thats where its at!

  • akk
    Aug. 8, 2009 8:04 a.m.

    If the corners are solid our defense will be amazing!!

  • Anonymous
    Aug. 8, 2009 5:20 a.m.

    Those practice jerseys look sick. We're now one of the premeir teams sponsored by Under Armor. Last year those guys got new cleats for the sugar bowl with the drum and feather embroidered on them. Pimpin.

  • rvalens2
    Aug. 8, 2009 2:02 a.m.

    Looks like the BCS bowl wins are finally starting to pay off.

    A winning program and coaching continuity has put the Utes on a level that most other non-BCS teams can only dream of.

    Thanks Coach Whittingham. It's never been more fun to be a Ute then it is right now.

  • More studs in the stable...
    Aug. 8, 2009 1:25 a.m.

    I personally can't wait to see BOO ANDERSON play some Defense!!!

    What an absolute MONSTER!


  • yall aint for the U...
    Aug. 8, 2009 1:21 a.m.

    Good luck boyz

  • Anonymous
    Aug. 7, 2009 11:48 p.m.

    I bet byu would kill for our 3rd and 4th string corners!!! Love our depth.

  • Reload
    Aug. 7, 2009 11:22 p.m.

    Wow! Two of our corners ready to replace the two drafted to the NFL this year have 4.3 and 4.33 speed. I'm definately feeling good about the Pass Defense this year. Keep working your butts off guys, cause we want to see you destroying out there this season.

  • McW Ute
    Aug. 7, 2009 9:13 p.m.

    Stanford is stud. Can't wait to see him play at corner. And I really can't wait for the season to start. Go Utes!