Long, long time since
By Dave Newhouse, STAFF WRITER
"I'm trying to put it in as fast as I can," Mason continued. "Back in the 1930s and'40s, this program was one of the elite programs in college football, not just the Big Ten. It took a long time for that to change."
"They had a tough game against
But the Rose Bowl looks no closer for either school at the moment.
BEAR TRACKS: Responding to Tennessee assistant Trooper Taylor's comment that the Volunteers picked up Cal's defensive signals from the sideline, Tedford said, "I guess that's quite possible. We have different guys giving signals, but sometimes that's overrated." How to prevent it? "You go to wrist bands," he said. ... Not overjoyed with offensive right guards Bryan Deemer and Noris Malele, Tedford has shifted Brian De La Puente over from left guard. ... Tedford called 15 percent of the offensive plays at