The Arizona State Sun Devils are coming off two straight Pac-12 conference wins against USC and Oregon State. Linebacker Vontaze Burfict is looking to lead the Arizona State defense against the Utah Utes offense. Quarterback Brock Osweiler is also looking to build on his already impressive start the the season, helping the Sun Devils to a 4-1 record so far.
Utah, on the other hand, is off to a rough start in the Pac-12, dropping their first two conference match ups, including last weeks 31-14 loss to Washington. Utah does sport one of the nations defenses however, allowing just 18.5 points per game. They'll look to put the Sun Devils in tough spots and force some turnovers.
Game date, time: 3:30 pm ET, Saturday, October 8th
Location: Rice-Eccles Stadium, Salt Lake City, UT
Spread: Arizona State favored by 3
Series history: Arizona State leads, 16-6
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