George Schroeder of SI.com says that Utah's inaugural season in the Pac-12 will be used to judge all BCS busters.
There's a lot riding on it. If the Utes struggle, naysayers will say the major conference grind was too much to handle. However, if they do well in the Pac-12, it could make a case for a non-BCS team to play for a national championship.
— The Los Angeles Wave says the Utes are recruiting gold in California.
— Former Ute Eric Weddle likes what he sees about the San Diego Chargers' new defensive coordinator.
— ESPN.com's Andrea Adelson and Ted Miller debate about Pac-12 and Conference USA quarterbacks.
— Check out SI.com's "Inside the Private World of Urban Meyer."