Cal football definite underdog heading into bout with No. 5 Huskies

It’s rare that the nation’s fifth-ranked team can justifiably claim to have a chip on its shoulder, but the No. 5 Washington (8-0) football team may be that rare exception. This week, the season’s first College Football Playoff rankings were released, and the Huskies — shockingly — were ranked below a one-loss Texas A&M squad.
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2016 Cal football preview: defensive line

Following a season in which its defense improved immensely and ceded nine less points per game than it did in the 2014 season, Cal will hope that a strong core of returners will continue its upward trend on defense. Although one of the Bears’ best players on the defensive line
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Up and running

Despite defeating Grambling State by almost 60 points, Cal football understands that blowing out a mediocre FBS team on its home field means next to nothing. “At the end of the day, Grambling State has got some good players — there’s no doubt about that. At the same time, you
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Takeaways from kickoff of Cal football’s training camp

Cal football recently kicked off its training camp festivities Friday, and despite the limited scope of the team’s practices so far — the first practice in full pads is Monday — there have been quite a few important takeaways from what’s been on display for fans and the media so
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