Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/9/13
The 2013 college football season kicks off with a bang with three straight days of action. Starting off the season is an in-state rivalry game as the Utah Utes host the Utah State Aggies. The Aggies are coming off one of the their most successful seasons in history having won the Western Athletic Conference Championship, notching an 11-2 overall record and finishing ranked 16th in the final Associated Press poll. But much will be new for the 2013 team as they move to a new conference, the Mountain West, under the direction of a new coach. The Aggies are positioned to succeed in their new home with eight offensive and seven defensive starters returning' from last year's squad. Tops among the returnees is junior quarterback, Chuckie Keeten, a two-year starter who last year threw for 3,373 yards and tossed 27 touchdowns. Additionally, the Aggies should once again be stout on defense, giving Utah a tough season-opening opponent. As for the Utes, after an uncharacteristic down year, coac...
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