Wednesday, September 19

Redshirt freshman running back Johnathan Franklin rushes the football during the Sept. 19 game against Kansas State. Franklin, who became the first Bruin to rush for 100 yards since 2005, hopes to get the running game going Saturday in Palo Alto against Stanford.

Players toughen up for Cardinal

After a week off which the UCLA football team used to improve and reflect on a 3-0 start to the season, redshirt freshman running back Johnathan Franklin made a bold prediction for when the Bruins start Pac-10 play against Stanford on Saturday. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt freshman running back Johnathan Franklin rushes the football during the Sept. 19 game against Kansas State. Franklin, who became the first Bruin to rush for 100 yards since 2005, hopes to get the running game going Saturday in Palo Alto against Stanford.

Redshirt freshman running back Johnathan Franklin rushes the football during the Sept. 19 game against Kansas State. Franklin, who became the first Bruin to rush for 100 yards since 2005, hopes to get the running game going Saturday in Palo Alto against Stanford.

Redshirt senior quarterback Kevin Craft prepares to hand off the ball in a 23-9 win against Kansas State on Sept. 19.

Bruin football heads to Stanford

The UCLA Bruins are the only unbeaten football team in the Pac-10 as they enter the Stanford game week Read more...

Photo: Redshirt senior quarterback Kevin Craft prepares to hand off the ball in a 23-9 win against Kansas State on Sept. 19.

Redshirt senior quarterback Kevin Craft prepares to hand off the ball in a 23-9 win against Kansas State on Sept. 19.

Freshman defensive back Sheldon Price prepares to tackle Kansas State wide reciever Brice Vignery during Saturday's 23-9 victory at the Rose Bowl.

Bye week comes at a suitable time for football

Stuck in the middle of a bye week, Spaulding Field held yet another typical, generally uneventful midweek football practice Thursday. Read more...

Photo: Freshman defensive back Sheldon Price prepares to tackle Kansas State wide reciever Brice Vignery during Saturday's 23-9 victory at the Rose Bowl.

Freshman defensive back Sheldon Price prepares to tackle Kansas State wide reciever Brice Vignery during Saturday's 23-9 victory at the Rose Bowl.

Redshirt senior quarterback Kevin Craft, who started in Saturday's 23-9 win over Kansas State, hands off the ball during a running play. Neuheisel has not named a starter for the Oct. 3 game at Stanford.

Football lapses to loss of focus

Heading into the bye week, UCLA football coach Rick Neuheisel feared that his team would lose focus. His concerns came to fruition Wednesday afternoon at Spaulding Field. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt senior quarterback Kevin Craft, who started in Saturday's 23-9 win over Kansas State, hands off the ball during a running play. Neuheisel has not named a starter for the Oct. 3 game at Stanford.

Redshirt senior quarterback Kevin Craft, who started in Saturday's 23-9 win over Kansas State, hands off the ball during a running play. Neuheisel has not named a starter for the Oct. 3 game at Stanford.

Bruins are 3-0 with win over Kansas State

“Clash of the Titans” brings epic story back into the present Zeus. Medusa. Hades. Epic. These words come to mind when one looks at the trailer and posters for "Clash of the Titans," a new action movie that is a remake of a 1981 film based on the Greek myth of Perseus. Actor Sam Worthington and director Louis Leterrier open up about the making of the movie. "“Clash of the Titans” brings epic story back into the present"

In a game that remained tight until the middle of the fourth quarter, UCLA escaped the Rose Bowl with an ugly but encouraging 23-9 win over Kansas State. Read more...



Football optimistic despite 2-3 record

By Scott Yamaguchi Daily Bruin Senior Staff To all those UCLA football fans who were not glued to the television set Saturday afternoon watching the Bruins’ 37-10 beating at the hands of Washington, UCLA head coach Terry Donahue would probably seem a madman. Read more...