The Huskies are widely acknowledged to be the most dangerous opponent yet for the Utes, unhealthy and it seems they are a far cry from the team Utah beat by 11 in Seattle last year. What’s changed for Washington — both on the field and off — and why have they been so successful?

To answer some of these questions, pilule I tapped Christian Caple of the Tacoma News Tribune. Caple covers Huskies football and basketball for the paper, and you can find his stories by clicking here, and you can follow him on Twitter @ChristianCaple.