Tuesday, 04 March 2014 20:36

Spring Ball Primer - Offense

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For the first time since Jim Mora took over the UCLA job two years ago, the Bruins head into spring ball with very little question marks. Of course they have…
Thursday, 20 February 2014 02:07

Mora Completes Coaching Staff

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With the departure of former defensive coordinator Lou Spanos to the NFL, UCLA head coach Jim Mora finished the 2014 recruiting process without naming defensive coordinator and one open coaching spot.{mprestriction…
Monday, 10 February 2014 21:39

UCLA 2014 Football Outlook

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Now that the head coach Jim Mora and his outstanding staff have completed their third successful recruiting cycle and finished the 2013 season with their first 10 game win season…
Friday, 24 January 2014 18:14

One More UCLA DC Option

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Over the last week BruinBru has made a few suggestions as to who might become the next defensive coordinator for head coach Jim Mora’s Bruin defense. This will be our…
Friday, 24 January 2014 01:32

BruinBruRadio Reblogcast With Special Guests

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If you missed Wednesday's (Jan. 22, 2014) show when the BruinBruRadio gang welcomed three very guests. They were, UCLA QB pledge, Aaron Sharp, RB commit, Nathan Starks and UCLA recruiting…
Tuesday, 21 January 2014 20:45

Another Candidate for Bruins New DC?

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As head Coach Jim Mora goes into the home stretch, of the ever so challenging battles of the college football recruiting wars, he is also having to sort out, who…
Tuesday, 21 January 2014 00:28

Will Jeff Ulbrich Be UCLA's Next DC?

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When head coach Jim Mora was hired in December 2011 as the new UCLA head football coach, one of the very first things on his to do list, was to…
Saturday, 18 January 2014 00:24

Will UCLA DL Be Pac 12 Best In 2014?

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When head coach Jim Mora was named the new UCLA Football coach back in December 2011, the news made many Bruin fans a bit leery and skeptical. The Bruin faithful…
Friday, 17 January 2014 16:42

Dead Period Over the Sprint Is On

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This weekend football programs all across the nation will be welcoming prospects to their prospective universities. UCLA will as well. The dead period ended on Jan. 15 and now the…
Thursday, 16 January 2014 23:06

UCLA's DBs - Question Marks Turn Strength

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Going into spring ball of 2013 the most obvious question mark was UCLA’s defensive backfield. The Bruins lost all four starters from 2012. Three due to graduation and one transfer.…
Tuesday, 14 January 2014 16:20

The Mora Effect On UCLA Recruiting

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It’s a well-known fact that the most dominate and powerful college football conference in the country over the last decade without any question has been the Southeastern Conference. The conference…
Join the BruinBruRadio gang and their two very special guests, recent running backcommit, Nathan Starks and longtime pledge, Adrarius Pickett. Some pre Arizona talk is included. Enjoy!
Friday, 10 January 2014 22:35

BruinBruRadio With Special Guest Najee Toran

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The following is a reblogcast of BruinBruRadio with special guest offensive lineman, Najee Toran. He talks about early enrollment and his friend and fellow Bruin commit, Zach Whitley., Of course…
Friday, 10 January 2014 00:36

Bruins Land Dickerson

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San Mateo (Calif.) Serra defensive end and longtime Notre Dame commit, Matt Dickerson, was forced to make a very tough decision today. It was a decision that has been in…
Wednesday, 08 January 2014 16:11

Could UCLA Get It’s Second Heisman Winner?

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UCLA ended their 2013 season with a resounding win, burying Virginia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl 42-12. Redshirt sophomore quarterback Brett Hundley, had one of his better performances of…
UCLA football will have its best shot at winning the national championship since the 1998 team and quarterback Cade McNown came within a couple of plays of winning at Miami…
Monday, 06 January 2014 23:23

Video: Jim Mora Talks Brett Hundley

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UCLA head coach Jim Mora was pleased with the decision that his sophomore quarterback, Brett Hundley will be returning for junior season after Hundley flirted with the idea of forgoing…
Monday, 06 January 2014 20:03

Free Video: Brett Hundley Returns

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Bruin fans were on pins and needles waiting on sophomore quarterback, Brett Hundley's decision to stay put or go pro. By now most of the college football world knows that…
Monday, 06 January 2014 19:45

UCLA's Future So Bright, You Better Wear Shades

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UCLA sports are looking good and it is an excellent time to be a Bruin fan. UCLA’s basketball can bask in the warmth of their trouncing of arch rival, USC…
Friday, 03 January 2014 16:44

Jordan Zumwalt Unsung Hero

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The Bruins capped off their 2013 football season with a blowout win against a very good Virginia Tech Hokie football squad that is led by one of college football’s icons,…
Thursday, 02 January 2014 17:14

Progress Made In 2013

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The Bruin football season for the year of 2013 has gone the way of the year itself. It’s for the history books now. The concluded their season on the last…
Wednesday, 01 January 2014 02:13

Bruins Win In Convincing Fashion

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The Sun Bowl started out like many bowl games. There was a ton of rust, a ton of heart and a ton of fun for those who have the privilege…
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 19:02

Exclusive Video: The Underrated Ishmael Adams

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Redshirt freshman defensive back,Ishmael Adams had an outstanding season. He led the Bruins with four interceptions during the regular season and may be the best open field tackler on the…
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 16:46

Exclusive Video: Ellis McCarthy Most Improved

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UCLA defensive lineman, Ellis McCarthy was served a huge compliment from his position coach, Angus McClure, when McClure said that McCarthy was the team's most improved defensive lineman. McCarthy talks…
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 02:49

Bruins Going For 10th In El Paso

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As Bruin head coach Jim Mora, puts on his finishing touches of preparation, for his second straight bowl appearance, in his first two years, at the helm at UCLA, he…
Monday, 30 December 2013 17:24

Exclusive Video: The Dependable Paul Perkins

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UCLA was hit hard by the injury bug at two key offensive positions. The offensive line and the running back position. The Bruins were forced to live by the adage…
Sunday, 29 December 2013 18:41

Exclusive Video: Kenny Clark Too Good To Shirt

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UCLA true freshman defensive lineman, Kenny Clark way back in San Bernardino was so impressive that he gave the coaching staff a dilemma. Should they, or should they not, redshirt…
At the the tail of the 2012 season, Bruin true senior defensive lineman Owamagbe Odighizuwa was playing as well as any defensive lineman on the team. Including soon to be…
Thursday, 26 December 2013 23:26

Bruins Need Impact Running Back

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UCLA head coach Jim Mora will take his Bruins to El Paso, Texas for his team’s final days of preparation, before they line up against the Virginia Tech Hokies, on…
Thursday, 26 December 2013 17:00

Video: Asiantii Woulard Learning While Helping Bruins

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UCLA freshman quarterback, Asiantii Woulard has done an outstanding job leading the scout team this season giving the Bruins a good look at what the opposition is going to try…
Tuesday, 24 December 2013 16:21

UCLA Gets Last Visit For Quick

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UCLA recently had their in-house with athlete prospect, Michiah Quick (6-0, 180) from Fresno (Calif.) Central East. As previously reported, the Bruins have made Quick’s final list of four and…
Tuesday, 24 December 2013 00:08

Video: Myles Jack Frosh Player of the Year

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Freshman All-American linebacker and Frosh Pac 12 Player Offensive and Defensive Player of Year, Myles Jack has come a long way since his first day of training camp back in…
Monday, 23 December 2013 20:38

Video: Craig Lee Worked On Getting Better

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Bruin true freshman running back, Craig Lee had a hard road just making it to UCLA, but the road was worth if for scout team player. Just playing on the…
Saturday, 21 December 2013 22:01

Local Practice Done, Next Stop El Paso

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The last practice, well at least in front of the media, at UCLA for the season of 2013 was held Saturday December 21st. The next time the Bruins will practice…
Saturday, 21 December 2013 15:02

Exclusive Video: The Growth of Devin Lucien

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Sophomore wide receiver, Devin Lucien finished the season very strong and is becoming the kind of player, he and his coaches want him to be. He gives credit to a…
Saturday, 21 December 2013 14:37

Jeff Ulbrich Wins National Honor

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UCLA Linebacker/Special Teams Coach Jeff Ulbrich has been named FootballScoop Special Teams Coordinator of the Year by the website ProGrass. Ulbrich is the first Bruin special teams coach to be…
Friday, 20 December 2013 22:23

Xavier Su’a-Filo Model Bruin

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Xavier Su’a-Filo embodies what every UCLA football player, both present and future, should aspire themselves to be, as representatives, of the new culture, for the program. He has matured into…
Friday, 20 December 2013 19:36

Video: Angus McClure Meets the Press

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UCLA defensive line coach, Angus McClure met the beat media as the rain came pouring down. A little water didn't stop McClure from answering every question about his players. Though…
Friday, 20 December 2013 15:32

Video: Lou Spanos Talks Virginia Tech

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UCLA defensive coordinator, Lou Spanos met with the media and of course the subject of the next opponent Virginia Tech came up and their talented quarterback, Logan Sweet. In the…
Thursday, 19 December 2013 21:33

After Thursday Practice Quick Hits

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There is an obvious difference in UCLA’s approach to Sun Bowl preparation than a year ago when the Bruins were getting ready for Holiday Bowl. From the coaches to the…
Thursday, 19 December 2013 15:26

Video: Eddie Vanderdoes Believes

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When UCLA defensive lineman was being recruited by the Bruins they told him that he would be in a package where he could end up catching and even running the…
Thursday, 19 December 2013 02:04

Video: Noel Mazzone Weekly Presser

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UCLA offensive coordinator, Noel Mazzone has had your normal assistant coach career and what that means you get around about as much as one who takes on a military career.…
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 21:15

Exclusive Video: Brandon Sermons Talks UCLA Journey

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UCLA senior defensive back, Brandon Sermons is one of the feel good stories of the year for the Bruins. At one time, his career was in doubt after suffering a…
UCLA three-time All-American, Xavier Su'a-Filo has his mind on Virginia Tech and soon after the Sun Bowl the talented and highly award Bruin offensive lineman has a huge decision to…
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 15:04

Exclusive Video: Jordan Zumwalt One More Win

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True senior, Jordan Zumwalt he was part of one of the lowest moments in the history of UCLA football only see the program rise from that depth to truly being…
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 00:56

Video: Jim Mora After Practice Presser 12-17-13

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UCLA head coach, Jim Mora met with the beat media after practice and was happy with his team's approach to their first day of Virginia Tech work. Mora talked a…
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 23:56

After Tuesday Practice Quick Hits

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It was an unseasonably hot December Day in Westwood that opened up UCLA’s prep for Virginia Tech in earnest. UCLA head coach, Jim Mora wanted his team to approach Tuesday’s…
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:50

Pac 12 Conference Has Arrived

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Before the 2013 college football season began there was a lot of banter amongst the so called college football pundits in the know as to what conference is the best…
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 15:57

Video: Shaquelle Evans Reflects On UCLA

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UCLA senior wide receiver, Shaquelle Evans' UCLA football career is winding down. He is cherishing every moment he has left wearing the Bruin uniform. Evans is part of a senior…
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 00:32

After Monday Practice Quick Hits

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The season is winding down and for the seniors, who are moving on with their lives, it is a bittersweet moment. This group of seniors have had their share of…
Monday, 16 December 2013 16:42

Video: Anthony Barr One More Game

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UCLA senior linebacker, Anthony Barr is winding down his UCLA football career. He definitely has more football ahead of him, but he will go down as one of the best…
Sunday, 15 December 2013 16:10

Video: No Decision Yet For Brett Hundley

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Bruin sophomore quarterback, Brett Hundley, didn't have the answer to the question, that is on all the minds, of all UCLA football fans. Will be UCLA's quarterback next year or…
Saturday, 14 December 2013 22:11

Video: Mora After Saturday Practice Presser

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UCLA head coach, Jim Mora met the media after practice and it was obvious he was happy to be back coaching after a whirlwind couple of weeks recruiting. The Bruins…
Thursday, 12 December 2013 20:40

Video: Myles Jack Frosh Player of the Year

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UCLA true freshman, Myles Jack was named Pac 12 Freshman of the Year for both offense and defense. The first player in conference history to do that. He speaks about…
Thursday, 12 December 2013 16:52

Mora's Recruiting Impact

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Head coach Jim Mora’s Bruins have now beaten the USC Trojans for his second consecutive year and for his second year in a row he is using the fact that…
Thursday, 12 December 2013 15:24

BruinBruRadio With Special Guest Jaleel Wadood

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The BruinBruRadio gang had a very special guest during Wednesday Evening's Show. Get to know the latest Bruin, athlete prospect, Jaleel Wadood as he joins the show. Football, Basketball and…
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 20:53

Getting to Know UCLA's Sun Bowl Opponent

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The Bruins will play the Hokies of Virginia Tech on December 31st at the Sun Bowl, in El Paso, Texas. The Hokies are coached by one of the finest coaches…
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 02:58

Bruins Have In-house With QB

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Miami Hurricane quarterback commit Brad Kaaya (6-4, 215) from West Hills (Calif.) Chaminade is seeing his stock heat up. His stock has been steadily rising since spring, when he committed…
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 23:48

Video: X-Man Cometh Or X-Man Goeth?

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Recently UCLA All-American offensive lineman, Xavier Su'a-Filo met the the Bruin beat media to talk about whether he will stay or go. He will gather the pertinent information and then…
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 15:38

Kennedy Polamalu the Right Hire

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Head coach Jim Mora assembled an outstanding coaching staff when he was hired in December 2011. Every one of them had a resume of very successful coaching careers. All had…
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 01:14

Barr Shines Again

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Last night at the beautiful, prestigious Pacific Club, in Newport Beach, California, a most deserving UCLA football player, was given one of maybe four national awards, he’s been nominated for…
Monday, 09 December 2013 20:34

Video: Brett Hundley No Decision Yet

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UCLA sophomore quarterback, Brett Hundley has a huge decision to make and it has to be made by January. The question he is asking himself is, should he stay or…
Monday, 09 December 2013 16:11

Video: Anthony Barr Meets the Press

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Before Anthony Barr accepted his Lott IMPACT Award, he met with the UCLA beat press. He was asked if he has talked to Brett Hundley about his important decision whether…
Monday, 09 December 2013 04:00

Mora Talks Sun Bowl

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UCLA head coach Jim Mora and the representatives for the Sun Bowl couldn’t be more classier during this evening’s teleconference. The Bruins will be playing the Hokies of Virginia Tech…
Sunday, 08 December 2013 23:30

UCLA Lands Defensive Line Standout

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The Bruins added a versatile and tenacious player this weekend in Lompoc (Calif.) defensive lineman, Ainuu Taua (6-1, 270). He was a standout on a Lompoc team that went 11-2…
Sunday, 08 December 2013 17:23

Video: Introducing Kennedy Pola

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New UCLA running back coach Kennedy Polamalu met the media for the first time as a member of the Bruin coaching staff. Polamalu proved to be an engaging and humble…
Sunday, 08 December 2013 00:11

Video: Jim Mora After Practice Presser

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It was good to see UCLA head coach Jim Mora meet the press today. It was a whirlwind week and for a day, Bruin fans were wondering if Mora would…