Last year he made the best of the Pac-12's most anemic passing offense, leading the Utes in receptions (42) and TD catches (five) while ranking sixth in the conference in yards per catch (15.8). Christopher, who connected with Wynn for 11 receptions and 136 yards against USC last September, should crush 2011's numbers as long as the quarterback stays healthy.
QB CHASE HANSEN FRESHMAN
The church's (temporary) loss could be the Utes' gain
Hansen postponed his LDS mission by a year in order to compete for a spot under center. The four-star recruit is an option QB who threw for 3,066 yards and 38 TDs and ran for another 1,404 and 16 as a senior at Lone Peak High in Highland, Utah.