Why ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit has been a Utes fan ‘for a long time’

By Jeff Call, Deseret News: ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit has followed Utah’s football program for decades, dating back to the Utes’ Mountain West Conference days, and will be on the call Monday (3 p.m. MST, ESPN) when No. 8 Utah faces No. 11 Penn State in the Rose Bowl.

Now that Utah has captured back-to-back Pac-12 championships and Rose Bowl berths, Herbstreit said the Utes have enhanced their national brand, particularly in the eyes of those that weren’t familiar with the program before.

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