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Instant Replay: Utah Football Releases Hype Video Ahead Of Season Opener

A Utah Utes cheerleader haves a flag during the first of an college football game against the San Jose State Spartans on September 16, 2017 at Rice Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah football on social media sent out an impressive hype video ahead of their season opener against Weber State on Thursday night.

On Thursday morning, Utah football sent out a video titled “The Wait.” It was voiced by Utah tight ends coach and recruiting coordinator Freddie Whittingham.

The video highlighted the 2020 season where it was played without fans in attendance, going through the COVID-19 pandemic and how “we remember how we got here.”

They also brought up Ty Jordan and “remembering what we have lost.”

Utah will kickoff the 2021 season on Thursday night against Weber State at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Kickoff is at 5:30 p.m. MDT and will be televised on the Pac-12 Network.

Trevor Allen is a Utah Utes Insider for, Co-Host of Faith, Family and Football podcast with Clark Phillips III and host of the Crimson Corner podcast. Follow him on Twitter: @TrevorASports.