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Jahvid Best returns to Cal as student-assistant coach

After a month of speculation and unofficial reports, the news was finally made official Thursday: Jahvid Best is back at Cal, both as a student and as a student assistant coach for the Cal football team. Best, 25, played running back for Jeff Tedford’s Bears from 2007 to 2009. Now
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Barbour is on the hot seat

CAMPUS ISSUES: Athletic Director Sandy Barbour has had some success, but her record is marred by academic and on-the-field failures.

Cal football fans finally have some good news: After a season of missed tackles, inept coaching and too many injuries to count, our nightmare is over. Cal’s miserable, one-win season is over. When Athletic Director Sandy Barbour, brought aboard in 2004, hired Sonny Dykes earlier this year  — inking him
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Cal football needs to play like it has nothing to lose

In my 16 or so years of following Cal football, I can’t ever remember feeling this apathetic about a Big Game. And I don’t think my sentiment is unique. With Cal sitting at 1-10 and set to bring its surprisingly pedestrian offense, accompanied by the worst statistical defense in school
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Shine on you Crazy Diamond

In all likelihood, the Cal football team is going to get smacked around Saturday night at Autzen. Given how explosive Oregon’s offense has looked through the first third of the season and how much Cal’s defense has looked like it spends pregame pounding massive amounts of benzos, it would be
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What on earth is going on at Kroeber Plaza?

If you have been walking up College Avenue to the campus in the past two days, you might have noticed a giant blue robot standing upright in front of Kroeber Plaza, facing toward the avenue. Some of you may have wondered: what on earth is that? Well, curious bystander, Kroeber
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