Game Guide: X-Factors

Can the Utes stop Oregon State phenom running back Yvenson Bernard?

With the quarterback situation shaky, the Beavers will put most of their faith in senior All-PAC-10 running back Yvenson Bernard. The Utes were solid against the run last season, but often buckled when faced with a marquee running back. Will the Utah defense be able to slow down the man who has made the rest of the PAC-10 look silly the past two years? Or will Bernard run rampant?