Goodbye To The Pac-12?

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It was a year ago this Summer that the ACC, the Big Ten, and the Pac-12 announced a three-conference alliance. The point of it was to create a unified voting block to fend off the SEC and ESPN shoving their playoff expansion plans down the throat of college football. Newly named Pac-12 commissioner George Kliavkoff […] READ MORE


UCLA’s Next Two Weeks Weigh Heavily

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Now that the 2021 Bruins football season has come to an ignominious ending, it’s time to ask what’s next for UCLA? There are so many unknowns right now from the status of the head coach to which players will return and which will take their leave. Will the Bruins be forced to overload on the […] READ MORE


UCLA’s Status

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The UCLA Bruins have one week to improve their lot in the post season. Saturday is the regular season finale against Cal at the Rose Bowl. After their win over crosstown rival USC, it is easy to forget that there is still a lot on the line with regards to UCLA’s status. BOWL STATUS The […] READ MORE


UCLA vs Colorado

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It’s come down to this, and it is very simple. UCLA vs Colorado Saturday at the Rose Bowl starts a three week stretch with way too much on the line for the Bruins. Not that you would know it from the school’s standpoint. What’s At Stake The postseason possibilities are at play. The Bruins, sitting […] READ MORE


Another Empty November For UCLA?

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The calendar turns to November this week. In Westwood that marks the annual exclusion of UCLA football in terms of national relevance. The Bruins are 5-4, have lost back-to-back games to the toughest teams on the schedule, and are now fighting to stay alive for the Jimmy Kimmel Bowl in mid-December. The irony is that […] READ MORE


When Is It Enough For UCLA Fans?

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Taken in the context in which it is intended, you know what worked about playing college football in the 2020 year of Covid? It allowed the Bruins to play in an empty Rose Bowl, so they did not have to witness scenes like the above photo, time and time again. It doesn’t happen with every […] READ MORE


UCLA Must Open The Rose Bowl

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.The 2020-2021 sports calendar year was one that tested college programs across the country. Some adapted to the new COVID world order within the confines of state regulations. Others led their respective state in what the regulations were going to be. It is a pointless debate to try to determine if one university handled it […] READ MORE



Chase Griffin Is Quarterbacking Life

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These are busy times for Chase Griffin at UCLA. It is year two as a backup quarterback for the Bruins. Now Griffin is quarterbacking life and  football in Westwood. He did not play in 2019 and declared it as his redshirt year. This season is a “freebie” for all Fall athletes, per NCAA rules. As a […] READ MORE


Chip Kelly Has Guarded Optimism

It’s good to be back. That is pretty the sentiment of every college football coach who doubted for any period of time whether they would have a season this year. So, you will excuse UCLA’s Chip Kelly if he is not expressing dismay over not having a training camp. He has had to move the […] READ MORE