Tag Archives: UC-Berkeley

The Marriage of Football Strategy and Academic Excellence: A Complex Collision at Cal– Tedford Era Ends

by Lindsay Brauner It was with mixed emotion that Cal football players received the news a few days ago. Some guys posted pictures of their former coach on their instagram pages, thanking him for seeing in them the potential and … Continue reading

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Montgomery’s Multifaceted Mindset

by Lindsay Brauner “Try to make him laugh,” suggests my dad. I’ve been bouncing ideas off him before my interview. Both of us lifelong basketball players and enthusiasts, my dad and I have watched Mike Montgomery’s teams play for years, … Continue reading

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The Conspiring Journalists of Cal TV Sports: Apprehended at Washington Game

by Lindsay Brauner The officer’s eyes narrow as she looks at us. Security seems unusually tight tonight. When I ask her why we are being made to show our passes for the fourth time since getting onto the field, she … Continue reading

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For California, the Hills Send Back the Cry

  by Lindsay Brauner I’ve noticed that recently, absurdity seems to be seems to be characterized by two-syllable words, ending in “–ford.” Let’s start with Stanford. As a third-generation Berkeley student, the Big Game is nothing less than a family … Continue reading

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Keenan Allen: The star receiver exhibits his humility, leadership, and discipline– and has fun while he’s at it

KEENAN ALLEN is the face of Cal Football– an indisputably unparalleled talent in college athletics. My cinematographer, Lisa Rosen, and I know he’s been in interviews and meetings all morning– his day starts with practice before 6 AM– and we … Continue reading

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CAMERON JORDAN: The fiercely proud ex-Cal Bear, now a defensive standout for the New Orleans Saints, talks to Lindsay Brauner with Cal TV Sports about his alma mater, family, playing professional football, and why he bleeds blue and gold no matter what– showcasing the drive, attitude, and intellect which ensure that this Saint’s competitors don’t have a prayer.

Have you been back at Cal since the new stadium was finished? The last time I saw the stadium, it was all fully gutted out. The sad thing is, I thought I could have made the home opener, and seen this … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week

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