Its Utahs World

Former University of Utah punter, Tom Hackett, alongside Utah insider Steve Bartle join forces to deliver the most informative, entertaining and enjoyable Utah Football related podcast. From recruiting news to inside the locker room stories, Hackett and Bartle will keep you up to date with the happenings of Utah football. A serious podcast about men strapped in protection that can occasionally turn frivolous, well, only if local Salt Lake City food destinations gets brought up. We digress, if you are a fan of Utah football, or just football in general, click subscribe and let the good times roll!
A Look At Spring Ball & What We Are Watching   (36:47) February 26, 2021
Charlie Brewer and Ja’Quinden Jackson will have a lot of eyes on them, while, the pass catchers will be looking to create great chemistry.  How much will Utah’s young defense grow?  
Why Would Bryan Thompson Transfer To A Division Rival?   (20:48) February 19, 2021
It seems strange that Bryan Thompson would transfer to a division rival. Does he despise Utah that much? 
Utah’s Quarterback Evaluation   (36:12) February 12, 2021
Jack Tuttle over Zach Wilson Peter Costelli over Jaxson Dart How does Utah evaluate quarterbacks? And is it correct?
Transfer Portal Chaos, Urban Meyer Followers & EA Sports Delivers   (44:17) February 05, 2021
The transfer portal is a hot mess that Utah has benefited from over its recent history. But the loss of Bryan Thompson stings for more than one reason.  Former Utah great joins Meyer in Jacksonville.  EA Sports delivers Christmas in February. 
Lets Pump The Breaks On This Transfer Portal Hype   (44:34) January 27, 2021
The transfer portal is fun, albeit a tad chaotic, now fans must learn to lower their expectations for high profile transfers.  South end-zone update, recruiting news, and Brian Johnson has finally made the NFL!
LARRY SCOTT NO MORE! REJOICE!   (40:56) January 22, 2021
Now that we can finally count down the days of the Larry Scott era, what changes must take place once his replacement takes office?  Could former Utah AD Dr. Chris Hill be a legitimate candidate?
New Year, Transfers & Kyle Whittingham’s Coaching Philosophy   (01:04:39) January 14, 2021
Utah has picked up a number of big transfers in 2021.  Nick Saban has transformed his coaching philosophy going from defensive master to offensive juggernaut, can coach Whittingham follow in his lead?
How Much Longer Will Utah Fans Have To Wait For A Pac-12 Championship?   (39:29) January 08, 2021
Kyle Whittingham’s coaching tenure is in its later stages, will he win a Pac-12 title before he hangs up the headset? Ty Jordan will forever be missed, Tom & Steve share their thoughts on the tragic passing of Jordan.  Who will quarterback Utah in 2021? The QB room is, yet again, stacked with talent. 
The Utes Could Be A Force In 2021   (48:59) December 23, 2020
Season wrap up and final episode of 2020.  Utah found themselves some players in just five games during 2020.  But, why are so many players transferring? 
National Signing Day Recap, WSU Cougars Preview   (25:33) December 17, 2020
Steve Bartle shares his insight into the recent signees.  What to expect from a new look WSU Cougars outfit?!
The Emergence Of Ty Jordan Has Emptied An Entire Running Back Room   (38:23) December 16, 2020
The future of college football is already here as two of Utah’s top running backs have departed the program in search of greener grass.  The Colorado game was a complete team effort.  Oh, and also, Britain Covey is back to his usual dominant self. 
The Battle Of The Ground Game Will Prevail In Boulder, Colorado   (58:57) December 10, 2020
Can Utah upset the undefeated Buffaloes? A revamped Colorado team looks to go 5-0 in 2020 by pounding the rock down Utah’s throats. But.  Utah has been very good at stopping the run in 2020. 
Rejoice! Utah Won & Found The Next Big Tailback, But It Wasn’t Always Pretty   (58:00) December 08, 2020
Ty Jordan is the real deal. But can he handle 27 carries a game as just a true freshman?  Short yardage execution was poor, so who is to blame? Jake Bentley is struggling but improving every week.  How good does it feel to win?!?
Beware Of The Beavers   (43:57) December 03, 2020
How will Utah handle the best running back in the conference?  New QB for the Beavs provides more uncertainty for a young Utah defense.  Big game for Utah. Can they limit the turnovers? 
The Fear Of Turning The Ball Over Is Having A Big Effect On The Offense, Hence The Zero Second Half Points   (56:23) December 01, 2020
No points in the second half for a second consecutive week. No WR reception in the second half.  Is the fear of turning the football over starting to become a bigger issue? Well, at least things aren’t nearly as bad as what Utah State is apparently dealing with. Hope you guys enjoyed your Thanksgiving (in […]
Utah’s Chances Against Washington Are Better Than You May Think   (38:50) November 26, 2020
Hackett & Bartle discuss Washington’s offense and defense. Where and how will Utah have success against a young Husky team? Will Britain Covey play? News and notes from the Utah camp!  
Our Hearts Are Heavy   (51:04) November 23, 2020
Although it is not official, reports suggest Cam Rising’s season could be all but over.  What we liked and what we didn’t like against USC.  Plus, Bartle gives us his grades on the O, D, and Special Teams! Enjoy. 
What To Know About The Trojans…   (58:52) November 19, 2020
Utah isn’t a happy team at the minute, despite what Whittingham may want the media to think.  USC is still waiting to get clearance from local state officials… Players on USC to keep an eye on. Recruiting news and notes. Colton Swan is a machine on the trail. 
What Is Going On With Utah? Why Are There So Many Positive Cases On The Hill?   (30:10) November 13, 2020
Utah is yet to play a game in 2020, they are zero for two.  So why? What is happening within the Utah football program that is hurting them so much? 
Arizona Wildcats Preview: What To Expect This Saturday   (45:23) November 04, 2020
Hackett & Bartle break down the final Utah Football depth chart while also discussing the players from Arizona that could cause Utah problems this upcoming Saturday.  Can you believe it’s game week?!?