Here's a look at what some key contributors are doing since helping the Utes become the original BCS busters.
Branch planning consultant, Fidelity Investments (Utah)
President and CEO of J&J Productions LLC (Salt Lake City)
Owner of “Hotel Bar & Nightclub” and “Club Elevate” in Salt Lake City
Territory manager, Align Technology (Beverly Hills, California)
Trading desk, Fidelity Investments (Farmington)
Administrative assistant, Utah
Played for the Cincinnati Bengals from 2005-11.
Cut by New England in 2012. Reportedly built a house in Samoa.
Defensive line coach, Idaho State
Running backs coach, Weber State
Owner of Ute Crossfit
Played for the Berlin Thunder in NFL Europe.
Now a correctional officer in Sacramento.
Co-owner of Pacific Elite Sports Fitness Center (Kaneohe, Hawaii)
Industrial designer, Callaway Golf (Oceanside, California)
Owner of Altergenix, a medical devices company in the Bay Area
Case Manager at "True Family Services" and defensive line coach for El Dorado High School in Las Vegas
Runs John Madsen Performance in Utah
Medical device Sales Representative
Played for the New York Jets from 2005-12.
Retired "family man" lives in West Bountiful
Counselor for at-risk youths, Metro Solutions (Washington, D.C.)
Recruiting coordinator/safeties coach, Utah
Quarterback, Kansas City Chiefs
Transferred to Florida and led the nation in interceptions with eight in 2006.
Now living in Salt Lake City.
Co-defensive coordinator/safeties coach, Idaho State
A police officer in Hawaii.
Safety, Delta Ducks (semi-pro team in Sacramento, California)
Safety, San Diego Chargers
Head coach, Ohio State
Head coach, Indiana State
Head coach, Utah
Head coach, Wisconsin
Co-offensive coordinator/WR coach, Mississippi State
Defensive coordinator/secondary coach, Marshall
Co-offensive coordinator/OL coach, Mississippi State
Head coach, Mississippi State
Director of player personnel, Hawaii