Rick Kimbrel

Rick Kimbrel

Rick Kimbrel, the former managing editor of PrepStar magazine, is nationally recognized as one of the leading authorities on college football recruiting. The veteran analyst and reporter was key in first making Blue Chip Illustrated and then PrepStar Magazine a recruiting publication standard.

Kimbrel has written for CBS Sportsline, ESPN.com, CNN-SI, The Sporting News, Athlon's, Lindy's, Football News, and numerous other publications. He has also consulted on All-America teams for Parade Magazine and Street and Smith's. Most recently, Rick was the West Coast Recruiting Editor for Rivals.com, national recruiting consultant for Rivals.com and publisher of BruinBlitz.com.

Rick has been a featured guest on many television shows around the nation including Prime Ticket, Fox Sports, Fox Sports West, CNN, CNN-SI and numerous local and regional stations. Kimbrel is also a highly sought after guest on radio broadcasts from coast-to-coast.

Friday, 27 October 2017 14:02

Challenge Awaits Josh Rosen and Bruins

UCLA junior quarterback, Josh Rosen, met with the press after a recent practice. He is well aware how big a game the Bruins have coming up against Washington. Rosen talks about the challenge and more. Enjoy!


Friday, 27 October 2017 13:55

Moses Robinson-Carr Answers the Call

UCLA true freshman tight end, Moses Robinson-Carr, was pressed into duty and out of is redshirt because his team needed him due to injuries to the tight end position. Robinson-Carr met with the Bruin beat media to talk about the process. Enjoy!


Friday, 27 October 2017 13:46

Jordon Wilson Next Man Up

There is an old football adage that when injuries occur the next man up must perform so the team doesn't skip a beat. Freshman tight end, Jordan Wilson, did just that last week against Oregon. He ended up catching four big catches that helped move the chains and did a solid job blocking, too. Wilson met with the press to field questions. Enjoy!


Friday, 27 October 2017 13:28

Alex Van Dyke About the Team

Senior receiver, Alex Van Dyke, saw the attrition at the tight end spot due to injuries and he volunteered to help create depth at the position. Van Dyke met with the Bruin beat to discuss the switch. Enjoy!


Friday, 27 October 2017 13:17

Sonny Odogwu Making It Back

UCLA graduate senior offensive lineman, Sonny Odogwu, was being counted on to help along the offensive front, but unfortunately for the Bruins and Odogwu, he was injured. Now on the mend and back on the field, the very likable Odogwu met with the Bruin beat media to talk about his journey. Enjoy!


Thursday, 26 October 2017 13:59

Jim Mora After Practice Presser

UCLA head coach, Jim Mora, met with the Bruin beat media to discuss the coming Washington game. Mora played his college football for the Huskies so he knows the fan base well. Mora talks about playing in Seattle and more. Enjoy!