Last year was a rebuilding year after an awful 2007, but this year Cal is playing for all the marbles. All the pieces are in place. Heisman Trophy candidate Jahvid Best is the most electrifying player in the country, the Bears defense could be the best in the Pac-10, and the schedule…let's just say if Cal starts 5-0, it is downhill from there…
August 7, 2009
California's first team defense as a whole believes that they should make plays on a consistent basis. On the other side of the ball, quarterback Brock Mansion, wide receiver Alex Lagemann and tight end Spencer Ladner showed on Saturday that they have the capabilities of contributing in the fall.
April 19, 2009
The Golden Bears hauled in a big target today, as 6-7/235 Pembroke Hill (Kansas City, MO) tight end Spencer Ladner committed to the Bears. Ladner's commitment represents another foray for Cal onto the national recruiting scene, building on last year's broadened recruiting base with the '07 class's record out-of-state haul.
June 4, 2007