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Sonoran Hot Reads: Will Parks makes the Denver Broncos

The sixth round pick has showed enough to John Elway and Co.

NFL: Preseason-San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

At the end of the 2015 college football season, not a lot of people had Will Parks being the highest draft pick to come from the Arizona Wildcats. Well, that happened, and on Friday, he took one last big step, making the Denver Broncos opening week 53-man roster

- Austin Hill and Dan Pettinato were both cut

- The season starts later on Saturday, but the Daily Star already has Rich Rodriguez’s potential replacements ready to go

- Let’s play the season first, ok? The one where Arizona has 33/1 odds to win the Pac-12

- Arizona commit Greg Johnson is pretty good. Gabe went and saw Odua Isibor and Bryce Gilbert play each other at Higley. Gabe also chatted with Cienega QB Jamarye Joiner about his Arizona offer

- Get caught up on all of our BYU coverage right here. Friday saw our Q&A with Vanquish the Foe and Three Keys

Baseball

- A few former Wildcats will be playing in this year’s Arizona Fall League

- Bobby Dalbec was named to Baseball America’s All-Prospect team for the month of August

Other sports

- Women’s soccer topped Denver 3-0 up in Tempe

- Volleyball swept Alabama State and SMU in the Wildcat Classic. They’ll play Pepperdine on Saturday night

Tucson news

- Tucson could get hit by a tropical storm next week. Yep, that’s a real sentence I just wrote

- The Honey Bee Canyon Trail is being shutdown by the new neighborhood around it

- This plane flew over the University for a few minutes on Friday afternoon: