Utah football: Can Utah Utes repeat as Pac-12 champions?

Utah running back Tavion Thomas scores during the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022.

Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News

Editor’s note: Last in a series of articles examining each of the Pac-12 football teams heading into the 2022 season.

Fresh off its first Pac-12 championship and Rose Bowl appearance, Utah is looking to repeat in 2022 and finds itself ranked in the top 10 in several preseason polls. Some project the Utes as a contender for the College Football Playoff.

“We’re the champions coming back. We’re not going to sneak up on anybody,” said coach Kyle Whittingham. “There’s a lot of good teams in the (Pac-12) South. We’ve just got to go about our business like we usually do. We don’t have that under-the-radar feel to us this year.”

Related

Storylines and subplots heading into 2022 Pac-12 football season

The Utes say they …read more

Source:: Deseret News – Sports News

      

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *