Sunday Morning Uni Watch

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Gorgeous game yesterday afternoon as the Cal Bears took on the USC Trojans, with the Bears wearing “Joe Roth-era” throwbacks. Here’s a look at Joe Roth himself modeling the uniform after which yesterday’s throwbacks were based.

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Sunday Morning Uni Watch

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It was the “birthday” this week of Minnesota Golden Gophers mascot Goldy, so what better way to celebrate the occasion than to break out the golden slippers you see above. Those were on the feet of new Minnesota Coach P.J. Fleck, who brought . . . → Read More: Sunday Morning Uni Watch

Sunday Morning Uni Watch

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From an e-mail from Jason Bernard yesterday:

Well there’s a runaway winner for the top of the 5 & 1 in Happy Valley this week. In fact, I can’t imagine a better looking game all season.

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Saturday Morning Uni Watch

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Sundayaturday Morning Uni Watch returns.

As has been the tradition for the past several years, we start SMUW the week after the season starts (and this time “Week One” actually spanned a couple weekends) as I take Labor Day weekend off. So today (and tomorrow) the SMUW . . . → Read More: Saturday Morning Uni Watch