UCLA BRUINS RUMORS & GOSSIP
It's a question that UCLA head coach Jim Mora has been asked hundreds of times now: Does having a bye week during the second week of the season harm the Bruins?
Mora, for what probably seemed like the millionth time, said no.
"Having a week between Nebraska and Nevada allowed our football team to focus solely on Nevada," Mora said. "Even though it's a little...
Bad ass. Bad freaking ass. On Tuesday, the UCLA Bruins announced on its official athletics site that the team would be wearing alternate TECHFIT football uniforms made by adidas for its Nov. 15 home game against the Washington Huskies. Normally, alternate uniforms are a borderline interesting gimmick that garners a little attention, but these unis […]The post UCLA Bruins, adidas...
UCLA and adidas have unveiled a set of alternate Techfit football uniforms for the Bruins' game against Washington, termed "LA Midnight."
It was great being at the Rose Bowl again, although I do not remember it being this sticky. The weather was unbearable but the excitement of the new season was not on this Coachella-esque night. In their season opener, the UCLA Football team defeated the Nevada Wolfpack 58-20 on a hot Southern California night at the Rose Bowl.
Expectations are high for this Bruin team, especially...
UCLA starts yet another season this coming Saturday at the Rose Bowl. Their opponent: the pistol-running offense of the Nevada Wolfpack. The second year of the Jim Mora era is about to begin, so let me ask you this Bruin Nation, ARE YOU READY FOR THE REVOLUTION?
— Jim Mora (@UCLACoachMora) August 25, 2013
College Football is back, y’all! For the UCLA Football team, it cant get here soon enough. After a solid season under first-year head coach, Jim Mora, the Bruins surpassed expectations and curiosity in seeing how they can go further is leaving UCLA fans foaming at the mouth. The Bruins broke records, beat big time programs and ended a horrible losing streak to crosstown rival USC...
Johnathan Franklin is gone. There is no looking back.
There is also no heir apparent at the running back position. Instead, head coach Jim Mora and offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone have maintained that they will use a "running back by committee" approach, with Jordon James, Malcolm Jones, Stephen Manfro and Paul Perkins all getting downs. Damien Thigpen will also be...
No. 23 UCLA Bruins (9-5) Coach Jim Mora (second season, 9-5 at UCLA and overall)Returning Starters: 14, 7 offense, 6 defense, 1 special teams Recruiting Rank: 9 Strength of Schedule: 24 The UCLA Bruins surprised some by winning the Pac-12 South in Jim Mora’s first season. The Bruins return 14 starters, including seven on offense, and 36 other lettermen along with a stellar recruiting...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- Monday nights UCLA football practice at San Bernardino quickly turned from exciting to ugly.
The open practice came to an abrupt end when a fight involving Shaquelle Evans, Devin Lucien, Anthony Jefferson, Cassius Marsh and others broke out. Head coach Jim Mora made the entire team run 30 minutes of wind sprints as a result, saying the conflict was selfish...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. At the start of spring practice a few months ago, UCLA wide receiver Devin Lucien introduced himself to a group of reporters standing on the sidelines of Spaulding Field.
He shook each hand and introduced himself as a starting wide receiver.
"I'm competing for a starting spot. Period," Lucien said.
Much like a politician, Lucien began campaigning...
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UCLA's projected starting cornerback, Marcus Rios, will miss the season with a rare life threatening fungal infection.
Cordell Broadus isn't just being sought after because of his famous father. Kid's got game and the Seminoles and other major football programs have taken notice.
This is good way to excite the fan base in Los Angeles. UCLA Bruins freshman QB Brett Hundley was off to the races on his very first snap of his collegiate career. A 72-yard touchdown to introduce himself to the nation. Oh, he followed that up with a 36-yard toss and then his first touchdown [...]
The son of rapper Snoop Dogg received his first scholarship offer to play football. Snoop's son will be a sophomore in high school.
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The football scholarship the son of Sean "P. Diddy" Combs received from the UCLA has become a hot topic in California, with some arguing it should be returned.