Ashley Ambrose

Signed, sealed, delivered

Defensive backs coach Ashley Ambrose is taking the lessons he learned from his NFL career and imparting them onto his recruits and players.

What do you like? What would you like for me to hear? What would you like for me to say? This is what Ashley Ambrose asks high schoolers when he sits in their living room with their parents and recruits them to come play football at Cal. It’s not an
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No fear

Freshman cornerback Stefan McClure's rough performance against Oregon on national TV did not deter him. He came back the next week and helped shut down Robert Woods.

At two and a half, Stefan McClure had already learned how to ride a bicycle without training wheels. In the following few years, the future Cal cornerback became something of a daredevil. One time, he rode his bike down a hill with no hands. He crashed, of course, and scraped
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Senior wide receiver Marvin Jones opened the season two touchdown grabs. He caught three passes for 77 yards and a touchdown against Colorado last season.

Bears travel, brace for Colorado’s revenge bid

A year ago, Tyler Hansen entered Memorial Stadium and left with one of his worst statlines as a Colorado quarterback. On the first two drives, he couldn’t move past his own 12. His third fizzled with a lost fumble. And after taking six sacks from Cal’s defense in that 52-7
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Fall Camp Notebook: Day Four

In April, defensive backs coach Ashley Ambrose watched two of his former pupils pick up tickets to the pros. Colorado’s star cornerbacks, Jimmy Smith and Jalil Brown, were plucked in the first and fourth rounds. He thinks he sees something better here at Cal. “Those guys were talented, but there
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