Existential Crisis in Memorial Stadium

Like Meursault in Camus’ The Stranger, Cal fans are currently asking themselves, “What’s the point?” With the embarrassingly lackluster effort against FCS opponent Southern Utah University on Saturday that saw the Thunderbirds within three heading into the fourth quarter, spirits are about as low as they’ve ever been in the
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Final score belies Bears’ penalty-riddled start

Bears rack up 101 penalty yards in first half before breaking open the lead in the final quarter.

For the second week in a row, the Cal football team spent the days leading up to Saturday saying how prepared it felt and how strong it would play out of the gates. And for the second week in a row, all that pregame rhetoric didn’t hold true. Despite giving
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Players to watch: Isi Sofele, Henna Brown

Isi Sofele, Cal running back A 1,300-yard rusher the season before and a presumed competitor for the best back in the conference, Isi Sofele failed to make a dent on last Saturday’s game against Nevada. Sofele only secured five carries all game, as the Cal offense was playing catch-up from
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Live Blog: Cal football vs. Southern Utah

Follow along as Daily Cal football beat writers Connor Byrne, Jonathan Kuperberg and Michael Rosen give play-by-play and analysis of the Cal-Southern Utah game live from Memorial Stadium. The Bears are looking to rebound from their disappointing season-opening loss to Nevada. Will the squad get its act together? Will Zach Maynard
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