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Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Ronnie Lott and Tony Gonzalez are on the sideline for today's USC-Cal game.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Will Ferrrell is at today's USC-Cal game.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

Cal's 245-pound Vic Enwere busts through the scrum to score the game's first TD, giving the Bears a 10-3 lead early in the second. USC is apparently in for another slugfest this week.

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Bears' Enwere pushes through USC defense for TD (0:39)

Joel Anderson ESPN 

Cal offensive lineman Michael Saffell, a 290-pound freshman, absolutely buried USC's end on that 23-yard first down run by Vic Enwere. If no one else noticed big fella, I did.

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Cal's QB Bowers throws interception (0:34)

Joel Anderson ESPN 

USC walk-on freshman Chase McGrath, the hero of last week's double OT thriller over Texas, hits a 37-yard FG to tie the game at 3-3 with 4:39 left in the first quarter.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers announce CB Jason Verrett (knee) officially placed on IR and LB Nick Dzubnar promoted from practice squad to active roster.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

USC is missing three starters in today's game vs. Cal. RB Ronald Jones, WR Steven Mitchell Jr., and LB Porter Austin. They were all banged up last week vs Texas.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

Sam Darnold, rolling out to his right under pressure, nearly threw his 7th interception of the season but officials have ruled soph CB Josh Drayden didn't have possession of the ball going out of bounds.

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Gattis crushes 3-run homer in Astros' win (0:22)

Joel Anderson ESPN 

If you're wondering why Cal's uniforms look a little funkier today, they're a throwback to the 1970s era and a salute to former Bears quarterback Joe Roth who died of cancer in 1975.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

Cal DBs coach Gerald Alexander, former NFL player and Black Twitter legend, takes the Cal DBs through their pregame salute to No-Limit Records.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

Today, Stephen Carr becomes the first true freshman to start at USC at tailback since the legendary Dillon Baxter in 2010. Ronald Jones is sitting out this game with a leg injury.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

Can this New York Jets fan predict the future? He sure hopes so as he's already invested in a Sam Darnold jersey in the green and white. Darnold and USC ready to take on Cal here in Berkeley.

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Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

USC QB Sam Darnold, the No. 1 prospect on Todd McShay's NFL draft big board for 2018, warming up before today's game against Cal.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star big man Bol Bol (No. 4) is at UCLA for an unofficial visit today.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

Settling in for USC-Cal here in Berkeley. Nine NFL scouts on the list to attend today's game. Five of them represent the San Francisco 49ers. Other teams slated to be here: Seattle, Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Miami.

ESPN Stats & Information

USC favored at unbeaten Cal

USC is riding a 13-game winning streak against Cal, the last Golden Bears victory coming in overtime in 2003 with Aaron Rodgers at QB. This is the first time both teams are unbeaten in their matchup since 2004 (3:30 p.m. ET, ABC/ESPN App).