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The California Golden Bears will be dogs for the first time this season (yes, Cal has been favored in all five of its opening matchups), and you can get used to that feeling the rest of October. Cal opens as six point underdogs to the top-15 Utah Utes, who are starting to look like serious Pac-12 title contenders.

The Utah Utes are coming off a bye week and have started the season 4-0. Utah beat Jim Harbaugh and Michigan in their season debut, struggled a tad with a banged up Travis Wilson against Utah State and Fresno State, then came out and obliterated Oregon in Autzen 62-20. Winning in Salt Lake City is always a daunting task, and it'll be up to Cal to finally bring the A-game they've been lacking to start the season.

Utah hasn't played Cal the last two years, so this will be the first time Sonny Dykes and Jared Goff have ever played Kyle Whittingham and the Utes. Cal played Utah twice since joining the Pac-12, winning the first game 30-7 at AT&T Park and losing the second 49-27 in Salt Lake City. Cal also dropped the Poinsettia Bowl in 2009 to Utah 37-27.

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