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Davis Webb’s stock rising for NFL Draft

After former Bear Jared Goff was taken first overall in the 2016 NFL draft, Cal football’s representation at Thursday’s 2017 edition was bound to take a hit. That’s still the case, but the rising opinion of quarterback Davis Webb among NFL personnel is giving the Bears another shot at having
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Cal football shows fresh faces in Spring Day Game

“Where’s Chad Handsome?” “He ain’t here anymore, darling.” As the players took the field for Cal football’s spring game, this question and answer between fans in the stand summed up the strange position the Bears find themselves in. With an entirely new coaching staff in place and almost all of
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Justin Wilcox

Make Them Gold: Justin Wilcox comes to Cal with the pressure on

Justin Wilcox doesn’t want to be positioned as a hero. Even as he begins helming the football team of the nation’s most debt-ridden athletics department — the program that Cal Athletics desperately hopes can scrounge up enough money to help end the financial disaster — Wilcox wants the attention to
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Davis Webb uneven in rainy Pro Day

There had been a light misting over Memorial Stadium throughout the morning, but the heavy rain didn’t start to fall until moments before Davis Webb took the field for his position work at Cal football’s Pro Day on Friday. The message was clear: This isn’t going to be easy. “I
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Justin Wilcox

New Cal football coaches face uphill battle

For Cal football, the good news is that the 2017 season doesn’t start until Sept. 2, leaving the team with almost seven months to get ready for its opener against North Carolina. The bad news? Every other team has those seven months, and almost none of them will have to
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