Matt Guzman

Matt Guzman

Matt Guzman is a 19-year-old sports journalist and storyteller from Austin, Texas. He is currently a sophomore at the University of Missouri pursuing a degree in journalism with a sports writing and reporting emphasis, along with a sports analytics certificate. He serves as a staff writer and reporter for the SI/FanNation network covering collegiate sports, pro football and pro basketball.

'Barnes Is Our Guy!' Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Provides Update on QB Situation
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'Barnes Is Our Guy!' Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Provides Update on QB Situation

Ahead of the Utah Utes' final four games of the season, coach Kyle Whittingham took to the podium to give an update on the quarterback situation, including two potential redshirts, a named starter and more.

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CFP Rankings Released: Where Do Utah Utes, Pac-12 Schools Fall Ahead of Saturday?
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CFP Rankings Released: Where Do Utah Utes, Pac-12 Schools Fall Ahead of Saturday?

Six Pac-12 schools graced the CFP's first ranking that came out Tuesday, including coach Kyle Whittingham's Utah Utes. Here's where they all fell, and what lies ahead of Saturday's slate of games and beyond.

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Utah Utes Drop to No. 18 in AP Poll; CFP to Match?
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Utah Utes Drop to No. 18 in AP Poll; CFP to Match?

A disappointingly low AP ranking for the Utah Utes capped off their tough loss to the Oregon Ducks at home, and while Tuesday's CFP ranking could match, it doesn't change the team's mindset heading into next week.

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'That's Your Fault!' Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Offers 'Two Cents' on Sign Stealing
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'That's Your Fault!' Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Offers 'Two Cents' on Sign Stealing

Amidst a controversial sign-stealing discussion, Utah Utes coach Kyle Whittingham weighed in just enough to get his opinion across without sparking too much controversy.

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LOOK: Utah Utes Get College GameDay vs. Oregon
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LOOK: Utah Utes Get College GameDay vs. Oregon

After an exciting road win against Caleb Williams and the USC Trojans, the Utah Utes are set to welcome a new set of eyes on Saturday as they face the Oregon Ducks.

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‘Can’t Get Right!’ Utah Utes Not Pac-12 Pushovers, Says Analyst
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‘Can’t Get Right!’ Utah Utes Not Pac-12 Pushovers, Says Analyst

The Utah Utes are set to face one of their toughest opponents yet in USC Saturday, but despite being short-staffed, they still won’t be helpless against the Trojans.

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3-Peat No More? Why Utah Utes' Dream Season May Be Derailed by Injuries
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3-Peat No More? Why Utah Utes' Dream Season May Be Derailed by Injuries

The Utah Utes were dealt another pair of injury-related blows this week, adding to the issue that's told the story of their offensive struggles so far this season.

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Utah Utes QB Clock 'Ticking?' Why A Cam Rising Redshirt May Be A Foregone Conclusion
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Utah Utes QB Clock 'Ticking?' Why A Cam Rising Redshirt May Be A Foregone Conclusion

Utah Utes quarterback Cameron Rising has yet to suit up for his team this season, which has only added to coach Kyle Whittingham's squad's quarterback troubles. To make matters worse, Rising's return seems to be running out of time.

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'Open Up the Run Game!' Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Names Key to Beating Cal
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'Open Up the Run Game!' Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Names Key to Beating Cal

The Utah Utes' offense is up against the wall ahead of facing Cal Berkeley, but luckily for them, coach Kyle Whittingham has a plan to help get things going early.

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Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Has QB Situation 'Figured Out'
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Utah Utes Coach Kyle Whittingham Has QB Situation 'Figured Out'

Despite reaching a conclusion regarding the Utah Utes' quarterback room, coach Kyle Whittingham told reporters he would keep it to himself ahead of facing Cal Berkeley Saturday.

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AP Poll: Rising-less Utah Utes 'Rise' to No. 16 in Week 7 Rankings
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AP Poll: Rising-less Utah Utes 'Rise' to No. 16 in Week 7 Rankings

Ahead of their toughest stretch of the season, the Utah Utes moved up a couple of spots in the latest AP poll, with a chance to further their standing.

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Should Utah Utes Have Brought In A Transfer QB This Offseason?
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Should Utah Utes Have Brought In A Transfer QB This Offseason?

Utah starting quarterback Cameron Rising has yet to suit up for his Utes this season, leaving them in the hands of Bryson Barnes and Nate Johnson. But would Utah have been better off with another starter, perhaps from the transfer portal?

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