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Crimson Corner 11/17: Utah football beats Stanford, Arizona game preview

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Nov 17th - 5:40pm

The Utes used an impressive defensive performance in regulation and an equally impressive offensive performance in extra time to beat Stanford 20-17 in double overtime. The Utes are now 7-3 on the season and turn their attention to another nationally ranked opponent — the Arizona Wildcats.

Crimson Corner 11/10: Nate Orchard feature, Stanford preview and Oregon game recap

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Nov 10th - 8:18pm

Nate Orchard has been a force to be reckoned with, second in the nation in total sacks with 13. But it wasn't that long ago that he was a lanky 6-foot-3 195-pound wide receiver at Highland High. Plus a preview of Utah vs. Stanford and a highlight recap of the Oregon game.

Crimson Corner 11/3: ASU recap, Oregon preview

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Nov 3rd - 11:00pm

The Utah football team lost a heartbreaker to Arizona State in which they only mustered 57 passing yards. Kyle Whittingham has opened back up the quarterback competition in preparation of the Utes upcoming matchup with the Oregon Ducks.

Crimson Corner 10/27: Utes beat USC, ASU preview and former Ute giving back

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 27th - 6:58pm

The Utah football team continued its impressive play as of late with another win, this time over the then 20th-ranked USC Trojans. We recap the game and look ahead to the Utes matchup with Arizona State, plus a great story on how a former Ute is giving back to the community.

Crimson Corner 10/6: Utah football stuns UCLA, Runnin' Utes media day

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 6th - 7:57pm

The Utah football team slayed another giant, taking down No. 8 UCLA at the Rose Bowl. The win brings up a great question - who will be Utah's starting quarterback going forward? Plus Runnin' Utes preview the upcoming season with media day interviews.

Crimson Corner 9/29: Washington State recap and UCLA preview

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:13pm

The Utah football team closed out its non-conference slate with a convincing 26-10 win over the Michigan Wolverines, earning some national recognition along the way. Next up for the Utes is a chance to snap their 0-3 Pac-12 Conference opener losing streak as they face the Washington State Cougars Saturday evening in Rice-Eccles Stadium.

Crimson Corner 9/22: Michigan recap, Washington State preview

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Sep 22nd - 5:39pm

The Utah football team closed out its non-conference slate with a convincing 26-10 win over the Michigan Wolverines, earning some national recognition along the way. Next up for the Utes is a chance to snap their 0-3 Pac-12 Conference opener losing streak as they face the Washington State Cougars Saturday evening in Rice-Eccles Stadium.

Crimson Corner 9/16: Michigan game week

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Sep 16th - 10:37am

Now for the Utes, it is Michigan game week, and despite recent road struggles, there seems to be a bit more swagger up on the hill. Plus Nate Orchard has emerged as the next in line of great defensive stars for the Utes and a trip down memory lane with some 2002 and 2008 Utah vs. Michigan highlights.

Crimson Corner 9/8: Fresno State recap

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Sep 8th - 5:18pm

Utah improved to 2-0 on the season with an impressive offensive showcase in a 59-27 win over Fresno State. But the defense was not to be outdone, accounting for seven sacks and 11 total tackles for a loss, even recovering a fumble to record Utah's first defensive turnover of the season.

Crimson Corner 9/1: Idaho State recap and Fresno State preview

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 5:15pm

The 2014 football season is in full swing as the Utes began the new year with a 56-14 win over Idaho State. What are the positives and negatives about the win? Plus Kenneth Scott is excited to be back on the field and the Utes thoughts on their upcoming game vs. Fresno State.

Crimson Corner 8/25: Idaho State preview

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 6:01pm

We're back! The 2014 football season is just hours away as the Utes prepare to face FCS foe Idaho State. What are the players saying about the game? Plus Travis Wilson's road back to the starting lineup and getting you ready for the 2014 season of Utah football.

Offense rebounds for Utes, defense loses Reggie Porter

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Aug 13th - 2:50pm

While the Utah offense bounced back from its lackluster performance in yesterday's scrimmage, the defense learned some troubling news that cornerback Reggie Porter will miss the entire 2014 season with a knee injury.

Whittingham 'disappointed' in QB play during fall scrimmage

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Aug 12th - 4:31pm

Facing a relentless pass rush for most of the day, Utah's quarterbacks took a step back from the progress they had made throughout fall camp during a two hour scrimmage Tuesday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.

Position battles heating up as Utes near fall scrimmages

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Aug 11th - 5:04pm

The Utes will look to settle some depth chart position battles as they hold two scrimmages this week, the first of the fall camp session. The scrimmages are scheduled for Tuesday and Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.

Charitable U: Zane Beadles donates $750K to football program

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 3:32pm

Former Ute and current Jacksonville Jaguar Zane Beadles donated $750,000 to the University of Utah football program, something he has wanted to do ever since he left the school.

Utah football: Defense holds upper hand in scrimmage

Utah Athletics  |  Posted  Apr 12th - 2:29pm

Other than a showcase of speed by running back Troy McCormick and receiver Dres Anderson, the defense held the upper hand in Saturday's scrimmage.

Offense starting to click for Utes in week two of Camp Kyle

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Mar 26th - 11:40am

Tuesday marked the beginning of week two of Utah's spring football practices, and while the week prior was dominated by the defense, it was the offense that made some strides — especially in the passing game.

Utah football: Travis Wilson back with Utes as spring camp begins

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Mar 19th - 3:15pm

There were plenty of new faces at the Spence Eccles Football Center as the Utes kicked off their first spring practice of 2014 Tuesday afternoon, but it was one familiar face that drew the most attention.

Pac-12 Tournament picks

Robert Jackson and Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Mar 12th - 11:54am

The Pac-12 Tournament kicks off today at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Here are our projections at how the tourney could play out.