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1. Northridge (2-0) Class: 5A

Was: 1. Last week: Beat Lone Peak, 17-16

Outlook: The Knights aren't dominating, but their maturity and resiliency in the fourth quarter has been tough to beat. Next up: vs. Copper Hills, Friday.

2. Hunter (2-0) Class: 5A

Was: 3. Last week: Beat Jordan, 49-0

Outlook: The Wolverines are playing the best football in the state right now thanks to their mammoth offensive and defensive lines. Next up: at Cyprus, Friday.

3. Clearfield (2-0) Class: 5A

Was: 4. Last week: Beat Riverton, 35-14

Outlook: Falcons' defense has surrendered just 14 total points in two games. Next up: vs. Brighton, Friday

4. Bountiful (2-0) Class: 4A

Was: 5. Last week: Beat Logan, 28-21

Outlook: Defending 4A champs overcame a 21-3 first-half deficit against Logan. Next up: vs. Viewmont, Friday.

5. Timpview (2-0) Class: 4A

Was: 6. Last week: Beat Orem, 26-7

Outlook: After two fairly easy opponents, the T-Birds' competition gets tougher. Next up: at Lone Peak, Friday.

6. Alta (1-0) Class: 5A

Was: 7. Last week: Beat Murray 41-7

Outlook: Didn't show any signs of opening-game rust in blowout victory over Murray. Bonneville won't be that easy though. Next up: vs. Bonneville, Friday.

7. Olympus (2-0) Class: 4A

Was: 8. Last week: Beat Skyline, 30-20

Outlook: "The Rock" is safely back in the Titans' trophy case after decade-long absence. Logan, however, is more than capable of spoiling Oly's momentum. Next up: at Logan, Friday.

8. Skyline (1-1) Class: 5A

Was: 2. Last week: Lost to Olympus, 30-20

Outlook: Losing to Olympus isn't the end of the world. Skyline's inability to run the ball against Olympus is, however, a legitimate concern. Next up: vs. Highland, Friday.

9. Box Elder (2-0) Class: 4A

Was: 9. Last week: Beat Layton, 42-19

Outlook: Senior leadership has Bees flying out of the gates. Next up: vs. Bear River, Friday

10. Viewmont (2-0) Class: 5A

Was: 12. Last week: Beat Woods Cross, 45-7

Outlook: Vikes get first real test against county rival Bountiful. Next up: at Bountiful, Friday.

11. Bonneville (2-0) Class: 4A

Was: 13. Last week: Beat Weber, 21-14

Outlook: Undefeated Lakers will need to play even better against high-flying Hawks. Next up: at Alta, Friday.

12. Highland (2-0) Class: 4A

Was: 15. Last week: Beat American Fork, 28-15

Outlook: The hype may be premature, but the Rams are looking like their old selves again. Skyline looms large on Friday. Next up: at Skyline, Friday

13. Bingham (1-1) Class: 5A

Was: 14. Last week: Beat Taylorsville, 10-0

Outlook: Where's the offense? The Miners are averaging just 10 points per game. Next up: vs. Fremont, Friday.

14. Hillcrest (2-0) Class: 5A

Was: 17. Last week: Beat Cottonwood, 36-7

Outlook: Quarterback Jon Eastman has Hillcrest's offense clicking on all cylinders. Next up: at Uintah, Friday.

15. Lone Peak (0-2) Class: 4A

Was: 11. Last week: Lost to Northridge, 17-16

Outlook: The best 0-2 team in the state, hopes it isn't 0-4 after finishing its brutal opening month schedule. Next up: vs. Timpview, Friday

16. Bear River (1-0) Class: 3A

Was: 18. Last week: Beat Sky View, 24-3

Outlook: Class 3A's best will have hands full against excellent Box Elder team. Next up: at Box Elder, Friday.

17. Pine View (1-0) Class: 3A

Was: 19. Last week: Bye

Outlook: Extra week to prepare could come in handy, because winning at Delta isn't easy. Next up: at Delta, Friday.

18. Brighton (1-1) Class: 5A

Was: 22. Last week: Beat Davis, 16-7

Outlook: Showed great character in bouncing back from Skyline blowout. Next up: at Clearfield, Friday.

19. Weber (1-1) Class: 5A

Was: 16. Last week: Lost to Bonneville, 21-14

Outlook: Narrowly missed out on 2-0 start for new coach. Next up: at Roy, Friday

20. Juan Diego (2-0) Class: 2A

Was: 20. Last week: Beat Grantsville, 21-13

Outlook: After beating a pair of 3A teams, Soaring Eagle turn attention to 2A. Next up: at S. Sevier, Friday.

21. Davis (0-2) Class: 5A

Was: 10. Last week: Lost to Brighton, 16-7

Outlook: Not quite living up to expectations after two narrow losses. Next up: at Riverton, Friday.

22. Delta (1-0) Class: 3A

Was: — . Last week: Beat Hurricane, 30-7

Outlook: Rabbits rewarded coach Dean Fowles with his 150th career victory in season opener. Next up: vs. Pine View, Friday.

23. Sn. Canyon (2-0) Class: 3A

Was: — . Last week: Beat Snow Canyon, 56-34

Outlook: Torched Payson defense for 56 points. Next up: vs. Green Valley, Nev., Friday.

24. Am. Fork (1-1) Class: 4A

Was: 24. Last week: Lost to Highland, 28-15

Outlook: Cavemen speed narrowly lost out to Rams' size. Next up: vs. Pleasant Grove, Friday.

25. Riverton (1-1) Class: 4A

Was: 23. Last week: Lost to Clearfield, 35-14

Outlook: After opening week shutout, Wolves defense slipped a bit in Week 2. Next up: vs. Davis, Friday.