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Golden Nuggets: Cal Takes a Deep Breath After a Crazy Three Weeks.

The Bears wind down from the craziest three weeks of college football history.

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Men's Soccer

#13 Cal fell 6-2 on the road at Oregon State at Paul Lorenz Field in Corvallis on Sunday afternoon.

Men's Tennis

Mads Engsted won two titles and Cal won four total as the Aggie Invitational came to a close on Sunday at UC Davis.

Women's Basketball

Meet The Women's Basketball Freshmen: Penina Davidson

Men's Swimming and Diving

Senior Adam Hinshaw and the rest of coach David Durden's Cal men's swimmers will open their 2014-15 dual meet season this Wednesday versus Pacific at 12:30 p.m. at Chris Kjeldsen Pool.

Women's Golf

Redshirt freshman Alice Jeong matched the California record for lowest round under par Monday when she shot a 6-under 64 in the final round of the Schooner Fall Classic held at the par-70 Belmar Golf Club.

From the Twitters


Sixteen new student-athletes have joined the Golden Bears this fall as rugby embarks on its 133rd year as the oldest intercollegiate sport on campus at the University of California.

National Football League

Desean Jackson had a 60 yard TD reception in last nights MNF matchup against the Seattle Seahawks. He also had a 57 yard reception.

Speaking of the Seahawks, it is the fourth-year anniversary of the trade that brought Marshawn Lynch to Seattle.

Carries: 1,118. Rushing yards: 4,858. Rushing touchdowns: 44. Receptions: 116. Receiving touchdowns: 6. Broken tackles: Countless.

Those are Marshawn Lynch's statistical contributions to the Seahawks' gradual and unprecedented success since the Beast Mode running back was acquired in a trade with the Buffalo Bills - on Oct. 5, 2010.

On the anniversary of the bold move that brought Lynch to Seattle, it's worth pondering: Where would the Seahawks be without everything he has delivered?

"He's that important."

Aaron Rodgers sets the NFL record for fewest interceptions at the time of his 200th TD pass.

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- You know Aaron Rodgers doesn't throw interceptions, at least not at the rate of most other quarterbacks.

His 12-to-1 touchdown-to-interception count this season is evidence of that.

But here's an better example of how averse the Green Bay Packers quarterback is to throwing the ball to the other team: When he threw his 200th career touchdown pass in last Thursday's win over the Minnesota Vikings, Rodgers had only 53 interceptions -- which was the fewest by any quarterback in NFL history at the time he reached 200 career touchdown passes.

And it's not even close.

Shane Vereen gouges Bengals for 10 yards per carry for the Patriots.


My wife @michellekole sent me this after the game. My son got excited when he saw who was on tv. #ProudPops #PutASmileOnMyFace #Fatherhood

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BERKELEY - Junior wide receiver/returner Trevor Davis and sophomore quarterback Jared Goff and both earned National Player of the Week honors for their performances in Cal's thrilling 60-59 victory at Washington State last Saturday among several accolades announced Monday.

Davis was named the Specialist of the Week, Pac-12 Special Teams Player of the Week and California Muscle-Milk Student-Athlete of the Week. He is also a nominee for the VEGAS SEVEN Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl Pac-12 Player of the Week to be determined by fan voting and announced Wednesday.

More reaction from Saturday's craziness.

Cal-Wazzu was football with flamethrowers. Read on if you didn't think the game was the weirdest in college football history.

Cal has the craziest 3 weeks of college football history. Relive it now!