The Utah Utes continue to find the big bodies to ensure they won't be going anywhere in the Pac-12. Getting offensive and defensive line talent is super important to compete with the best in the conference, and the Utes don't figure to be going anywhere.
Utah Football Signs DE Leki Fotu [Alex Stark, Block U]: "Fotu has a rugby background, so he is very athletic especially for his excellent size (6-7, 275). Since he has not been playing football for a long time, Fotu is raw, but he has an incredibly high ceiling. Landing Fotu over USC is a big recruiting win for Utah. In the last few years, local recruits who got a USC offer, did not end up at Utah. In addition to Utah and USC, Fotu also had offers from BYU and Oklahoma State."
Utah Football Signs ATH Davir Hamilton [Alex Stark, Block U] "Hamilton is is great at rushing the passer. He is also dangerous with the ball in his hands. It seems likely he will start out on the defensive side of the ball. If he plays linebacker, he will need to add weight, and he has a frame that could easily add some good weight."
Utah Football Signs OL Tucker Scott [Shane Roberts, Block U]: "Scott will be joining a very deep offensive line, and is likely a redshirt candidate going into the 2016 season for many reasons. One, at 260 pounds, Scott has to put on some weight, and in Utah's strength and condition program that shouldn't be too difficult."
OL Johnny Maea will Join Utah Football after LDS Mission [Adam McKee, Block U]: "Maea was a key piece on East High's offensive line that helped the team rush for 5,509 yards enroute to a state title. Maea is mauler with a nasty streak on the field showing an ability to pull on runs and block down field, often leaving the defender on his back at the end of plays. He shows a good motor, blocking his man until the whistle is blown."