Originally written on TornBySports  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Last week’s bye could not have come at a better time for everyone involved with the Utah Utes football team, including the Ute faithful. With Travis Wilson’s injured throwing hand, the team’s weakened confidence, and the fans’ weary minds, a small break was incredibly refreshing. While we’re on the subject, let’s quickly recap the Utes’ disappointing letdown after a monumental Stanford win. At some point during the first few drives in Tucson, Travis Wilson injured his index finger of his throwing hand; as if the cut on his thumb and large bruise on the same hand weren’t enough. You know the story, after an exciting Utah comeback the Wildcats would pull away to victory. That left fans completely confused as to which Utah team would show up the following week in L.A. With an injured starting quarterback, a subpar backup quarterback, and a young gun-slinger not ready for action, the Utah coaching staff tried to keep things positive heading into USC. The Wilson that lead the Utes past a...
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