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Utah Football Seemingly Jabs BYU After Cougars Lose Bowl Game

Dec 18, 2021, 6:04 PM | Updated: 6:09 pm
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This is a photo of Rice Eccles Stadium before the start of an college football game against the Utah Utes and Stanford Cardinal on October 7, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)
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SALT LAKE CITY – After BYU suffered a 31-28 upset loss to UAB in the Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl, rival Utah seemingly tweeted a jab at the Cougars.

Now, we don’t know for sure if the tweet was a jab at BYU or not but the timing made it apparent.

Right after the game ended in Shreveport, Louisiana, Utah football sent out “Go Utes,” along with a rose emoji on Twitter.

Many fans of BYU were hopeful to get a New Year’s Six bowl game but ended up in the Independence Bowl, which was their contract bowl. Utah is preparing for the Rose Bowl against No. 5 Ohio State after winning their first Pac-12 Championship in program history.

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

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