So Much for Getting Their Feet Wet

One week after junior quarterback Brock Mansion made his first career start against the doormat of the conference – a 20-13 nail-biter over now 1-8 Washington State – Mansion and the California Golden Bears (5-4, 3-3) turn their attention to the top team in the country…
November 10, 2010

No. 1 Ducks Come on Heels of Elusive Road Win

But things are not as rosy as they might seem. Cal had to struggle to get a 20-13 win over a Washington State team that has not won a Pac-10 game since 2008. The Bears trailed at halftime, did not do a lot offensively against a Washington State team that ranked last in the nation in total defense entering the game, and did not put the game away until it got a first down in the final minutes.
November 8, 2010

Cal vs. Washington State: Keys to the Game

Cal (4-4, 2-3) embarks on its final road trip of the season to Washington State (1-8, 0-6). Facing a 1-8 team – with its lone win stemming from a comeback victory against Montana State – is usually a recipe for a strong performance. But given their road woes and with QB Brock Mansion making his first career start, one gets the feeling that the Bears would take anything as long as they got a W…
November 4, 2010

Time to Start Anew

That phrase carries a lot of meaning for the California Golden Bears (4-4, 2-3) this week. Another lackluster road performance – this time a 35-7 route at the hands of Oregon State – not only saw the Bears lose the game, but also their quarterback…
November 2, 2010

Video: Post Scrimmage Quotes

Coach Jeff Tedford and quarterbacks Kevin Riley and Brock Mansion talk after the Bears' first scrimmage…
August 19, 2009

Aug. 18 Scrimmage Notes

There are few major storylines to follow up on from Tuesday's scrimmage. The usual minor mistakes you expect from a first scrimmage of fall camp occurred. And many of Cal's projected starters sat out…
August 19, 2009

Now Isn't the Time for Mind Games

Named the top collegiate sports column in the greater Pacific region by the Society of Professional Journalists, "Who's the Doss" has a take on Cal's quarterback battle...
August 17, 2009

WR-DB Scuffle Overshadows Day Five

Day Five of Cal's fall camp featured the Bears' first full-contact action since their spring game, and it was evident early on, that many had some pent up aggression calling for an outlet...
August 12, 2009