Cal vs. UCLA Live Blog

Follow along as the Daily Cal football beat writers give play-by-play and analysis of the Cal-UCLA game live from the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.

Bears look inward in preparation for outmanned Bruins

The Cal football team has two of the best receivers in the Pac-12; UCLA has two receivers, period. Following a brawl in their last week, the Bruins will be short-handed when they host the Bears at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. Six UCLA players,
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Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week 8

No. 1: Stanford (7-0, 5-0) Oklahoma and Wisconsin both fell from the lofty perch of the undefeated, which meant the Cardinal’s BCS Championship hopes suddenly got much, much better. Stanford has talent everywhere on the offense, which could be enough for quarterback Andrew Luck to run through the rest of
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Conference Questions

When will Rick Neuheisel get fired? If not today or tomorrow, surely it will be soon. Actually, UCLA Athletic Director Dan Guerrero will probably wait until the end of the season to fire his head football coach. That’s what he did when he fired Karl Dorrell, Neuheisel’s predecessor. After Neuheisel
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Bears appear bowl-bound, but not blue-ribbon

Get ready for a December road trip, ladies and gentlemen — Cal is going bowling again. This is not a shocking projection, as the Bears are not going to a high-level bowl. No, this team is shaping up to be a sliver above average, which is enough for the players
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Cal crushes Utah for first Pac-12 win

SAN FRANCISCO — The Cal football team understands the importance of turnovers. Nine days ago, the Bears committed five turnovers, including an interception in their own end zone at the end of the first half, en route to a blowout loss to USC. Saturday afternoon, however, Cal was the one
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Cal vs. Utah Live Blog

Follow along as the Daily Cal football beat writers give play-by-play and analysis of the Cal-Utah game live from AT&T Park in San Francisco.

Cal hosts Utah in battle for first conference win

When shoulder surgery sidelined quarterback Jordan Wynn for the season, the Utah football team was forced to turn to Jon Hays, a junior transfer out of Butte College. That school’s most famous alum? Former Cal signal-caller Aaron Rodgers. Unfortunately for the Utes (3-3, 0-3 in the Pac-12), who head to
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The price is wrong in QB duel

Hays-Maynard. Two names that could sell Daewoos but not Chryslers, shrimp poppers but not scallops, Lenovos but not Macs. It’s the Tuesday Night Atlantic City undercard, the Billy Ray Cyrus opening act, the 1:30 matinee of anything starring Tara Reid. You’ll probably see something unusual, get maybe a cheap laugh
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