Utah's secondary might be improving, but has it improved enough to stop the nation's fourth-ranked offense?
My hunch is no, which is why I am picking the Bruins tonight over the Utes. As much belief as I have in Utah's defensive coaches, I just don't think they have enough bodies to stop UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley and Co.
I also think UCLA's defense might be overlooked as well, but I was impressed with the way it shut down Nebraska in the second half of the Bruins' 41-21 win.
UCLA rallied from 18-points down thanks to its high-powered offense and a defense that allowed the Huskers to produce more than 19 yards on just two of its final 10 possessions and held Nebraska to 130 yards total in the second half.<