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2016 Schedule
1st in Pac 12 - South

Bruins bound for big things this season?

If Josh Rosen can continue making progress as a QB and UCLA's defense can stay healthy, the Bruins might be looking at a playoff run. Our Chris Low is very high on Rosen & Co. heading into 2016. Most pressing questions (Insider)

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For best pure passer, the Herbie goes to ...

Kirk Herbstreit names Washington State's Luke Falk, Miami's Brad Kaaya, Southern Miss' Nick Mullens, UCLA's Josh Rosen and Cal's Davis Webb as nominees for the nation's best "pure passers." 2016 Herbies

ESPN Stats & Info

Dark-horse Heisman hopefuls

Five potential Heisman sleepers are given 20-1 odds to win the Heisman Trophy, per Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

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15hKirk Herbstreit

Handing out the 2016 Herbie Awards

Kirk Herbstreit reveals the candidates and winners of his 2016 Herbie Awards and makes his playoff picks.

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16hKyle Bonagura

UCLA Bruins 2016 season preview

The Bruins have all the pieces they need to challenge for a playoff berth, but they have to exhibit the consistency that was lacking last season.

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16hSharon Katz and Mark Schlabach

Man vs. metric: Two views on each top 25 team's toughest game

What matters more: What you see on the field or what you see in the analytics? Mark Schlabach and Sharon Katz discuss each top 25 team's toughest game of the year through those two lenses.

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Can Cardinal win the Pac-12 again?

Seven of the 10 CFB writers we surveyed think so. UCLA was the only other team that received votes from our panel. Three writers picked the Bruins to win the Pac-12. 2016 CFB predictions


Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

UCLA held Day 2 of its Texas A&M prep on Tuesday, but while coach Jim Mora wasn't ready to talking A&M specifics, he made it clear the excitement is growing in anticipation of the Sept. 3 opener. "Going to SEC country in front of 100,000-plus people on a hot Saturday afternoon and show that we're capable of competing and playing in that environment and thriving," he said.

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McDermott named to All-American team

UCLA OT Conor McDermott helped the Bruins post their second-lowest sack total in school history last season (14). He also helped pave the way for a second straight 1,000-yard season for RB Paul Perkins. All-American team

Can Bruins finish what they've started?

UCLA is No. 16 in the preseason AP Top 25. It will seek to also be ranked in the final poll for the third consecutive season. In the 14 years before that, the Bruins accomplished that feat only twice. AP Top 25

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4dHeather Dinich

Four key playoff questions from the AP preseason Top 25

Can the ACC get two teams in? Will the Pac-12 get left out again? What about Jim Harbaugh? The release of the AP preseason Top 25 has us thinking College Football Playoff already.

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Soso Jamabo could step up as sophomore

The UCLA RB averaged 6.1 yards per carry as Paul Perkins' primary backup last season. Those close to the program sense that Jamabo will get the majority of carries this season for the Bruins. Breakout players (Insider)

Team Stats

Passing Yards285.825th
Rushing Yards186.846th
Points For32.5Tied-47th
Points Against25.1Tied-52nd