UCLA vs Fresno State


Admit it. If during the Summer, we told you UCLA could get out of the non-conference season at 3-0, you would think we were crazy. UCLA had not even won an out-of-conference in the Chip Kelly era prior to this year. And with an SEC blueblood on the schedule, the idea of 3-0 to start […] READ MORE

Impact Of A Vaccination Mandate On UCLA


This week the Los Angeles County Department of Health is expected to order a new vaccination mandate for what it calls, “Outdoor Mega Events.” What would be the impact of a vaccination mandate on UCLA football? New Vaccination Proposal The events in question under the new order, are ones with 10,000 or more in attendance. […] READ MORE

UCLA Gets Back To Work


UCLA gets back to work this after week after a bye, as the Fresno State Bulldogs make the 220-mile trip down the freeway to play the Bruins Saturday night at the Rose Bowl. Fresno State comes into Pasadena at 2-1 having walloped FCS Cal Poly last week 63-10. But if you are looking for a […] READ MORE

What Is Next For UCLA Football?


The UCLA Bruins are 2-0. That alone is news in the college football world. But after years in a college football desert, it is fair to ask if the recent success is a mirage. Or have the Bruins finally turned the corner after they constantly missed the turn for the last three years under Chip […] READ MORE

Bruins Roll LSU 38-27


Don’t look now but UCLA can play football with the big boys. The Bruins proved that by controlling the late stages of the game Saturday night at the Rose Bowl. The Bruins roll 16th ranked LSU 38-27 in front of an announced crowd of 68,123, and stake a claim to some national recognition. Bruins Roll […] 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

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

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

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