Ruoyang Wang Died At 20: Cal Student, Like Sam Peters, Proves Life Not Promised To Us

Ruoyang Wang is not a celebrity, not someone this blogger knows, not anyone who you’ve heard of. But to his parents in China, Ruoyang Wang was their son. Their promise. … Read More

Tony Franklin And Sonny Dykes: Cal Football’s Two Ball Coaches

Tony Franklin is set to join new Cal Head Coach Daniel “Sonny” Dykes at Cal-Berkeley as Cal’s new offensive coordinator. Franklin was Dyke’s OC at Louisiana Tech, but a close … Read More

Sonny Dykes: Cal Head Football Coach Full Press Conference (Video)

Cal Football’s new Head Coach Sonny Dykes was officially introduced at this press conference held in the field club of Cal Memorial Stadium at 2 PM, Thursday. After being introduced … Read More

Cal Football Coach Sonny Dykes And Wife Kate Arrive In Bay Area

Sonny Dykes arrived in the San Francisco Bay Area, and enroute to Berkeley for his meetings with Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour and Cal Football Players; the press conference introducing … Read More

Sonny Dykes: Cal AD Selects Him Over Hue Jackson For Cal Football Coach

UPDATE: Dykes picked over former Raiders Head Coach. Ok, this Cal Alum is excited that Sonny Dykes is coming to Cal and bringing the Airraid Offense , but the news … Read More

Sonny Dykes: New Head Coach Brings Airraid Offense To Cal Football

Sonny Dykes as Cal’s next head coach may have some Cal Alumns scratching their heads, but this Old Blue is very happy with the decision to bring the architect of … Read More

Jeff Tedford, Cal Football NFL Draft First Rounders, And School Sprit

While many Cal Alumns wish to dance happy after Cal Coach Jeff Tedford’s Thanksgiving Week firing, this blogger elects to remember the feeling of how Cal Football finally hit paydirt … Read More

Cal Fires Jeff Tedford; Suggested Criteria For Selecting New Cal Football Coach

After two days of talks, University Of California Athletic Director Sandy Barbour announced that Cal fired Jeff Tedford as head coach. This brings a sad end to a once-glorious career … Read More

Jeff Tedford: Cal Football Coach’s University Of California Contract

Cal was soundly beaten by Oregon, 59 to 17, increasing calls for Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour to terminate Cal Football Head Coach Jeff Tedford. What’s interesting, and yet typical … Read More

Cal Football: Jeff Tedford’s 1st Game v. Baylor, 2002, Contrast To Washington Lost

Washington beat Cal 21 to 13 Friday night, thus giving this blogger zero bragging rights to Washington alum Hope Solo, and adding to an already frustrating-to-watch Cal Football Season. But … Read More

Chris Stevens, Killed US Ambassador To Libya, Was Cal Berkeley Alum

Chris Stevens, the US Ambassador to Libya who was killed in a protest raid two days ago, was an alumnus of Cal Berkeley, an “Old Blue.” Regarding his passing, the … Read More

Save Sandy Barbour: Cal Athletic Director Unfairly Criticized

“Save Sandy Barbour” now, before this becomes an issue in 2013. This blogger has heard on the street, from a number of Cal Alums, and originating from sources within Cal … Read More

Cal’s Mitchell Schwartz, Bryan Anger, Mychal Kendricks, Marvin Jones, NFL Draft (ed); Michael Calvin Next?

Mitchell Schwartz, Mychal Kendricks, Marvin Jones represent for Cal Football! (So far!) While The Stanford Cardinal had several players go in the top rounds of the 2012 NFL Draft, from … Read More

Cal v. ASU: Cal Wins 47 – 38, Goes 7 and 5

After watching a Cal Stanford Big Game that Cal should have won, but lost 31-28, the California Golden Bears came into the Land of the Tourist – aka Tempe, Arizona … Read More

Cal Shocks Colorado 36 – 33 In Overtime

The headline above was almost “Colorado Shocks Cal 34 – 30,” as the Colorado Buffalo’s, under a well-called final drive in regulation, use a combination of reverses, passes, and runs, … Read More

Cal Football Over Fresno St., 36 – 21, Alums, Fans Give Offense High Marks

First, it’s great to see Cal Football open with a win to start the 2011 Season, 36 to 21 over Fresno State. But, this blogger wasn’t able to see the … Read More

College Football: As Cal Prepares For Fresno St, Sports By Brooks Has Witch Hunt

Ok, let me get my bias out of the way before turning to College Football matters: I’m a Cal Alum who earned a Master of City and Regional Planning Degree … Read More