LBs coach connects with players through undergraduate experience

Scott White (middle) has brought a unique perspective to the UCLA linebackers coach position this year. Unlike his predecessors, White played college football within the last 10 years, allowing him to connect with the players. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)

Scott White (middle) has brought a unique perspective to the UCLA linebackers coach position this year. Unlike his predecessors, White played college football within the last 10 years, allowing him to connect with the players. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)

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The Bruins had a falling out with their linebackers coaches last season. They had an inside linebackers coach who made headlines for an in-game confrontation with coach Jim Mora on the sidelines.


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Football season preview 2015

UCLA football plays its first game on Sept. 5 against the University of Virginia. From scouting reports to in-depth infographics, Daily Bruin Sports previews the season ahead. Read more...

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Junior running back Taquan Mizzell rushed 10 times for 31 yards in last year's UCLA-Virginia game in Charlottesville. Mizzell, a shifty and elusive back, moves into the starting role for the Cavaliers this year. (Courtesy of Emily Gorham/The Cavalier Daily)
Junior running back Taquan Mizzell rushed 10 times for 31 yards in last year's UCLA-Virginia game in Charlottesville. Mizzell, a shifty and elusive back, moves into the starting role for the Cavaliers this year. (Courtesy of Emily Gorham/The Cavalier Daily)

Junior right tackle Caleb Benenoch is part of a UCLA offensive line that has logged more starts than any offensive line in college football. The Bruins’ linemen have 131 combined starts, with 22 coming from Benenoch.  (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)
Junior right tackle Caleb Benenoch is part of a UCLA offensive line that has logged more starts than any offensive line in college football. The Bruins’ linemen have 131 combined starts, with 22 coming from Benenoch.  (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

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