Wednesday, August 21

Football’s offensive line forms bonds with help of returning players

Redshirt junior Jake Burton played in every game for UCLA football in 2018. Burton has played a total of 17 games across his first three seasons in Westwood. (Tanmay Shankar/Assistant Photo editor)

Redshirt junior Jake Burton played in every game for UCLA football in 2018. Burton has played a total of 17 games across his first three seasons in Westwood. (Tanmay Shankar/Assistant Photo editor)

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Following a summer spent together as a unit, the Bruins’ offensive line believes it has the chemistry both on and off the field to take the next step this season.


Senior wideout Ethan Fernea will wear No. 36 in 2019 to honor former UCLA football receiver Nick Pasquale, who died following a car crash in 2013. Fernea recorded two receptions for 19 yards and four special teams tackles in 2018. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)
Senior wideout Ethan Fernea will wear No. 36 in 2019 to honor former UCLA football receiver Nick Pasquale, who died following a car crash in 2013. Fernea recorded two receptions for 19 yards and four special teams tackles in 2018. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Junior forward Milan Iloski tallied three points in UCLA men's soccer's 3-0 win over Westmont Tuesday. Iloski was the third-highest scorer on last year's squad with three goals. (MacKenzie Coffman/Daily Bruin senior staff)
Junior forward Milan Iloski tallied three points in UCLA men's soccer's 3-0 win over Westmont Tuesday. Iloski was the third-highest scorer on last year's squad with three goals. (MacKenzie Coffman/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Junior cornerback Darnay Holmes recorded three interceptions in each of his first two seasons with UCLA football. Holmes was five-star recruit coming out of high school and was named to the preseason Paul Hornung Award watch list. (Amy Dixon/Daily Bruin senior staff)
Junior cornerback Darnay Holmes recorded three interceptions in each of his first two seasons with UCLA football. Holmes was five-star recruit coming out of high school and was named to the preseason Paul Hornung Award watch list. (Amy Dixon/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Daishen Nix, a five-star recruit who has been rated as the No. 1 point guard in the country, became UCLA men’s basketball’s first verbal commit under coach Mick Cronin, according to ESPN’s Jeff Borzello. (Courtesy of Bart Young/USA Basketball)
Daishen Nix, a five-star recruit who has been rated as the No. 1 point guard in the country, became UCLA men’s basketball’s first verbal commit under coach Mick Cronin, according to ESPN’s Jeff Borzello. (Courtesy of Bart Young/USA Basketball)

Former UCLA men’s soccer coach Jorge Salcedo was the recipient of a $100,000 bribe from Rick Singer, in exchange for a prospective student from British Columbia to be admitted as a soccer recruit. Salcedo pled not guilty to racketeering charges March 25. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)
Former UCLA men’s soccer coach Jorge Salcedo was the recipient of a $100,000 bribe from Rick Singer, in exchange for a prospective student from British Columbia to be admitted as a soccer recruit. Salcedo pled not guilty to racketeering charges March 25. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Redshirt freshman defensive back Elisha Guidry said that the team has suffered fewer injuries this preseason because of the emphasis on recovery in football performance coordinator Frank Wintrich's system. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)
Redshirt freshman defensive back Elisha Guidry said that the team has suffered fewer injuries this preseason because of the emphasis on recovery in football performance coordinator Frank Wintrich's system. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)


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