2014 Utah Utes Football
If you're in the market for some top-tier college football, well, it's pretty clear that
you're in the right spot. Year in and year out, the Utes put together a team that has plenty of the stars of both today and
tomorrow, and that definitely holds true this season as the Utes look to pile up the wins and make a big move up the Pac-12
standings. With a schedule loaded with big rivalry matchups against perennial powerhouses, the Utes are sure to give you plenty
to cheer about once again this season in a year likely to be loaded with twists, turns and bench-gripping moments –
the same as every year around the campus in Salt Lake.
It's not exactly easy in the Pac-12, one of the elite conferences
in college football, but the Utes just have one of those teams that can compete with anyone on a given Saturday. Come out
and see the Utes as they look to pile up the wins and make another run at the top of the conference standings, giving fans
plenty of thrills in the process, from ankle-breaking jukes and pinpoint throws to nail-biting moments that they'll be talking
about well after the final whistle. This is a team that has become a staple of the local sports scene around Salt Lake for
a reason, and you'll see that with some clarity if you come out to see the action for yourself this year.
Utes Football Experience
College football has plenty of great games on the schedule each and every season, from plenty
of top-tier regular season matchups and bowl games to historic rivalries that you'll have to see first-hand to believe. These
are some of the best athletes in the entire world, though that's something that you need to see for yourself to truly appreciate.
Will you be there when your favorite player hauls in the clutch, game-winning catch that is headed straight for the highlight
reels? When a moment like that happens, it's something that you might end up remembering for the rest of your life, as a sporting
event of this caliber is something to behold when it's played by two teams loaded with this much talent.
Utes Football Team
The Utes have a very rich history of great players, with many having gone on to play in the NFL,
including first overall draft pick Alex Smith and frequent Pro Bowlers Steve Smith (wideout) and Luther Elliss (defensive
tackle). The Pac-12 is never exactly lacking in big-time foes, though the Utes tend to have a roster with explosive playmakers
on both sides of the ball, which always gives them a shot to make some very serious noise in conference play. You never know
who is going to be the next star-level player to burst onto the scene in Salt Lake, giving you plenty of reasons to head out
and see the excitement for yourself this season as the Utes look to dominate their foes all season long.
Utes Football Trivia
Did you know that Ute Jamal Anderson wasn't drafted until the seventh round of the NFL draft?
dominating with the Utes, Anderson was a sleeper steal when he got snapped up by the Atlanta Falcons near the end of the draft
in 1994. It didn't take long for Falcons fans (and the rest of the NFL) to see this guy was big-time undervalued, and soon
he was giving linebackers and defensive coordinators sleepless nights as he helped get the Falcons all the way to the Super
Utah Utes Football History
Over the years, the Utes have seen plenty of great players come and go,
making it a bit of a revolving door of talented players who know how to do a little bit of everything. Playmakers like Alex
Smith, Jamal Anderson, Steve Smith, Luther Elliss, Kevin Dyson, Mike Anderson and many more have played their college ball
in Utah before heading out to star in the NFL. Overall, the Utes have put together plenty of amazing seasons, and they've
even managed a winning percentage well over.700 for bowl games at the end of the season. You never know when the next great
team is going to put it all together and make a big move up the standings, making it always a good idea to keep an eye on
Utah Utes Football Fans
Rice-Eccles Stadium, which opened in 1998, has a capacity of more than
45,000, making it the perfect place to be whether you're a die-hard fan or looking for a more family-friendly experience.
Come out and see the Utes do their thing as they look to light up the scoreboard and give their fans some big-time thrills
on the way to another winning season. With some of the most passionate fans in the Pac-12 and a team loaded with explosive
players looking to make a name for themselves, the Utes definitely aren't going to go quietly this season.