No. 25 Arizona State kicks off season against Southern Utah

FILE - Arizona State head coach Herm Edwards answers questions during the Pac-12 Conference NCAA college football Media Day in Los Angeles, in this Tuesday, July 27, 2021, file photo. Herm Edwards has done a solid job in three seasons since taking over as Arizona State’s coach. This season, with a roster primarily made up of players he recruited, the 25th-ranked Sun Devils are expected to take the next step. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona State has one of the Pac-12’s best quarterbacks, loads of returning talent and a roster full of players recruited by coach Herm Edwards.