Cal wide receiver Keenan Allen’s drug test at the NFL Scouting Combine was red-flagged, according to an ESPN report.
The report said Allen’s test showed suspicious levels of water — a sign that someone could be attempting to flush their system — and was ordered to take another drug test. Results of that test are not known, and Allen’s agent, J.T. Johnson, said he client did not fail a drug test. Read More
New Cal football coach Sonny Dykes has shown a sensitivity to his new home by trying to immerse himself and his team in campus life. Read More
Good things have been happening to the Cal football team lately, and coach Jeff Tedford would love to put a capper on that with a win over Texas in the Holiday Bowl.
While the total rebuild of Memorial Stadium is on target to be completed for the 2012 season and Tedford has finally gotten the state-of-the-art training facility he has sought since he’s been coach, the Bears played their best football of the season down the stretch. Read More
Cal offensive lineman Matt Summers-Gavin hasn’t had the easiest path to success in his three-plus seasons with the Golden Bears, but this year everything seemed to fall into place.
"To be able to play a full season is awesome," Summers-Gavin said. "Just to be in there with the guys, it’s a great feeling." Read More
With only four games remaining and two of them against ranked teams, Cal (4-4, 1-4 Pac-12 North) is facing an uphill climb to potentially become bowl eligible.
“There are no weeks off,” Cal coach Jeff Tedford said. “The emphasis is on preparation and execution.”
The Bears are coming off a 31-14 loss at UCLA where quarterback Zach Maynard threw four interceptions and failed to throw for at least 200 yards for the first time this season. Read More
Zach Maynard and Cal put together their "best performance" of the year against Utah last week and hope to carry that over to this week’s matchup against UCLA.
"We managed the game well," Cal coach Jeff Tedford said of the 34-10 win. "It’s the closest we’ve come to putting all three phases together." Read More
Coach Jeff Tedford and the Cal football team started to make themselves right at home on Tuesday as the videoboard at AT&T Park read “San Francisco is Bears Territory” during their only preseason practice at their 2011 home.
“If our teammates are here and we’re together, then we’ll be together,” Tedford said. “It doesn’t matter where we are or where we practice.” Read More