Golden Nuggets

GN: Jordan Big Plans, Forsett Big Picture


Ahead of Pac12 Media Day, more Cal sports alums make news for all the right reasons.

GN: Why weren't Vols fans upset to lose Martin?

Why were some Vols fans somewhat happy to lose a successful coach like Cuonzo Martin? How does the NCAA lawsuit affect Cal Athletics, Russell White, and Joe Igber?

GN: Lynch and Coprich volunteering to help youth

These two RBs are kindred spirits, helping youth in need when they're not too busy running through opposing defenses.

GN: Arioto, Henderson lead USA to World Cup title


All you need to dominate the world is a couple of Cal alumni.

GN: Roth biopic makes its Berkeley debut

The story of the legendary Cal quarterback is immortalized in film.

GN: New DC Kaufman is one of the best hires in CFB


After a bad 2013, Cal's hires for 2014 should be a big improvement.

GN: Cal has 100/1 odds to win Pac-12 title


ESPN rounds up Bovada's odds that each Pac-12 team will win the conference title or national title. Not surprisingly, the Bears are a longshot.

GN: Forsett, Hawkins host camp and Lynch speaks

Lavelle Hawkins and Justin Forsett help local youth with football and life. We finally learn the secret to getting Marshawn Lynch to open up is a chair in a barber shop.

GN: Payne talks O'Bannon case and players' lives

A former defensive lineman weighs in on his life after Cal, the O'Bannon case and the prospect of paying players, and life as a NCAA student-athlete.

Alysia Montaño On Racing While 34 Weeks Pregnant


Alysia Montaño talks to Good Day LA about preparing to run at the USA Nationals and dispelling the myth that women cannot participate in sports while pregnant.

GN: How does Barbour's departure affect Dykes?


Uncle Ted shares his wisdom about how a new athletic director affects the future of Coach Sonny Dykes.

GN: Keenan Allen should be on your fantasy team


Confirming what Cal fans already knew: Keenan Allen is basically amazing.

GN: How does Memorial rank among the Pac-12?

Football experts rank Pac-12 campuses and stadiums to decides which is the best and which is the worst. Where does Memorial Stadium and the Cal atmosphere rank?

GN: Marvin Jones is ready to have a breakout 2014

3 thinks Marvin Jones is going to have a big year in 2014, some great swimming by Nathan Adrian and Missy Franklin, and Alex Morgan becomes 10th all-time in scoring.

GN: Worst football loss since 2010 World Cup?

How can you even chose a most painful loss when there are so many candidates?

GN: Best Cal Football Win Since the '10 World Cup


Which is the best Cal football win since the last World Cup. With only sixteen wins since the last Cup, we don't have many choices...

GN: Marshawn Lynch considering retirement?


Is RB Marshawn Lynch considering retirement after his big Super Bowl win? Or is it part of his absence from minicamps as part of a negotiation technique for his new contract?

GN: Martin talks roster & hints on Ducks transfer

Coach Martin discusses his ten scholarship players and drops a line that may reveal his interest in controversial ex-Duck transfer Dominic Artis.

GN: Ranking the Bay Area's Best Broadcasters


Golden Gate Sports ranks the Bay Area's best sports broadcasters, including Cal radio fixture Joe Starkey.

GN: Justin Forsett blogs on common problem in NFL

As an expert on Blue and Gold, RB Justin Forsett knows fools' gold when he sees it.

GN: Brandon Chauca is the Bear who almost wasn't

How a point guard from South Carolina ended up committed to a school that was basically a detour for his trip to Washington State.

Cal Releases Art Kaufman's Salary Details


Cal's new defensive coordinator will earn $550,000 per year over two years, with a $340k buyout after the end of the first season.

GN: Dr. Periodic Table talks w/ Northwestern site

Northwestern fansite Lake the Posts turn to CGB's Scott Chong for some analysis in advance of our season opener.

GN: Introducing the Cal Athletics HOF Class of '14


Seven Golden Bears are recognized for their accomplishments and love for their alma mater.

GN: Missy Franklin wins 3 titles and top-ten rank


GN: Where does media see promise in Cal for 2014?

Despite a nightmarish 2013 season, the national media consider Coach Sonny Dykes and QB Jared Goff to be potential highlights for the national college football scene in 2014.

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