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Utah football: Junior Salt sets high standard for O-line

Junior Salt, an offensive lineman and Utah’s elder statesman, leads by example and with quiet words.

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It’s all part of the process. The Utes are expecting the offensive line to be something special this fall. Salt needs to help take them there however he can.

"He’s just a great kid, the kind you love to have in your program," Whittingham said. "He’s the type of guy that does everything right."

At a glance

U.’s projected offensive line starters

LT Jeremiah Poutasi, Jr., 6-6, 320 » Most experienced starter with 22 in last three seasons, eight pancakes last year

LG Junior Salt, Sr., 6-2, 315 » Started all 12 games at right guard in 2013, led with 20 knockdowns

C Saiosi Aiono, Jr., 6-2, 305 »  Started eight games at right tackle last year, playing center for the first time

RG Isaac Asiata, Soph., 6-4, 310 » Started three games at right tackle in 2013, can play tackle or guard

RT J.J. Dielman, Soph., 6-5, 295 » First-year starter, only game action against Weber State in 2013

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