Such a project would be welcomed in most any other big football town with a winning team like coach Jeff Tedford's, which won a share of the Pac-10 title this season for the first time in three decades. Though
The protesters insist they don't hate football or begrudge the training needs of the 12 other
And the public anger isn't directed just at the training complex. Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates, who played for
"People have come forth that haven't been active in years, because they see that if you stand up for things, you can make a difference," Buckwald said. "You can almost hear the wheels turning: 'Here's a way that I can make a difference.'"