UCLA Football’s Lessons Learned

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As the Big 10 gets ready to open its season this weekend, the Pac 12 is still getting through practices with two more weeks before the start of the season. That means those teams are still in the learning curve. So what are UCLA football’s lessons learned? UCLA offensive lineman Alec Anderson said earlier this […] READ MORE


Chip Kelly Has Guarded Optimism

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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


UCLA Has Holes To Fill

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Nothing is going to come easy for UCLA this year. There was the shutting down of Spring camp after just a few workouts. There was the clearing out of campus. They got outed by the LA County Director of Health for having positive COVID cases that were actually months old, at a time when there […] READ MORE


UCLA Starts To Move Forward

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It has been a long off-season for UCLA football. From the truncated Spring camp, to the shutting off off-season workouts, to the resumption of very limited workouts, as UCLA starts to move forward. Now, with a season to be had in front of them, the Bruins have commenced with official pre-season camp. There are still […] READ MORE


Pac 12; It’s Different For Everyone

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All sports have been in flux throughout 2020. That is minor compared to the tumult many have had through the COVID period. Still, some conferences have been under way for weeks now. But the Big 10 and Pac 12 are just now getting back to the work of training camp and game prep. Last week […] READ MORE


Where Does UCLA Go From Here?

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As the Pac 12 cancels all Fall sports, (yes, we know they are calling it a postponement), it leaves a lot of financial questions going forward for every conference school. Some have bigger questions than others. Pac 12 Money Woes Cal is engaged in a lawsuit with Under Armour over a contract that was never […] READ MORE


“No Student-Athletes In Isolation”

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Wednesday, LA County Director of Public Health Dr. Barbara Ferrer said, in her daily briefing that the UCLA football program has eight positive tests. The question is how did she know and why did she decide to divulge that? “No Student-Athletes In Isolation” Since UCLA shut down all athletics in April, the school formed a […] READ MORE


Pac 12 Football Tries To Schedule A Season

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The Pac 12 conference is the first to release its official attempt at a 2020 college football schedule. The conference had already announced that it would be a conference only schedule with 10 games for each team. But Friday the official schedules were released during an hour-long conference call with commissioner Larry Scott. There were […] READ MORE


UCLA Football’s Positive Tests Will Not Be Released

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We have all seen the numbers roll in like a tidal wave over the last few weeks. The Clemson football program has 23 players who have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. Kansas State on Saturday confirmed that 14 student athletes have positive tests. The report does not distinguish how many are football players. Alabama […] READ MORE


Martin Jarmond Says UCLA Is Elite

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It can’t be easy being Martin Jarmond right now. He is leaving Boston College after three years as athletic director to take the same position on the other side of the country at UCLA. But there is the time needed to transition in a new administration in Chestnut Hill, as well as the time needed […] READ MORE