UCLA’s Biggest Game


There are big games and there are BIG games. Which one  is which depends on where you are coming from. If you are a fan, UCLA has not played a bigger out of conference game in the Chip Kelly era than what is ahead on Saturday with LSU coming to the Rose Bowl. If you […] READ MORE

Season Gets Real For UCLA


UCLA came away feeling pretty good after the season opening win against Hawai’i. It was the first out of conference win in the Chip Kelly era in Westwood. It was also the first time UCLA was 1-0. But now the season gets real for UCLA. No offense to the Rainbow Warriors, but the Bruins are […] READ MORE

Chip Kelly Is 1-0


There was a lot of confident talk coming out of Fall camp for UCLA. But there is every year, and the Bruins had yet to put that on to the field in a season opener. That is until they hosted Hawai’i Saturday afternoon at the Rose Bowl. Quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson got off to a very […] READ MORE

UCLA Football Is On The Clock


The time for stories about youth and inexperience is over. There is no room for answers about learning new schemes. No more needing a magnifying glass to look for infinitesimal signs of improvement in a three-year run that has gone 10-21. Chip Kelly has the most experienced team, and the largest roster, he has ever […] READ MORE

The New College Athletics Alliance

The Pac-12, Big Ten, and ACC have responded to the latest growth by the SEC by forming an alliance among the three Power 5 conferences. There were not a lot of details when it came to the new college athletics alliance. But scheduling and the current power structure of college sports seemed to be at […] READ MORE

Bruins Should Be Wary Of Hawai’i

When your team is 10-21 over three years, you have no business taking any opponent for granted. UCLA opens the 2021 campaign against Hawai’i and is a prohibitive 17-point favorite. But the Bruins should be wary of Hawai’i. The Rainbow Warriors are coming into the Rose Bowl Saturday with an attacking style defense and a […] READ MORE

UCLA’s Covid Quandary


What had the looks of a return to normalcy for college football has taken on a new twist. The increase in Delta variant cases, the overwhelming of hospital ICUs, and the lack of control in many parts of the country has caused some areas to go on what would best be described as modified shutdowns. […] READ MORE

The Evolution of UCLA Running Backs


Deshaun Foster has seen a lot as he enters his fifth year as running backs coach at UCLA. What is familiar is that he has a room full of viable options in what is annually becoming the evolution of UCLA running backs. The Evolution of UCLA Running Backs Foster took Joshua Kelley from walk-on transfer […] READ MORE

UCLA’s Offensive Line Is The Starting Point


Five starting offensive linemen coming back intact is great for a starting quarterback. It’s a blessing for the running backs. But it’s a downright dream for an offensive line coach and offensive coordinator. UCLA’s offensive line is the starting point, with five starters returning, for everything that happens, good or bad, this season. UCLA’s Offensive […] READ MORE

Keys To The UCLA Season

It becomes too easy to say UCLA is one of the most experienced teams in the country so the Bruins should win a lot more this season. Being a year older does not guarantee being a year better. It is time, probably past time, to put the words into action on the field. Many of […] READ MORE