Weekly Presser with Cal Football Head Coach Justin Wilcox: Vs. Oregon Ducks
The bye week was big for the Bears
We’ll be making a simple post from the weekly press availability by Coach Wilcox, coaches, and players of their press conferences. Also, highlighting any quotes, moments, points that are of interest to the fans.
RB DeCarlos Brooks is still week-to-week
OLB Kuony Deng is still out for the foreseeable future
No other long-term injuries to report
Lots of development periods and time during the Bye week
ILB Evan Tattersall was knicked up a couple of weeks and has worked his way back to full fitness
Players are earning their chances not only in practice but what they do through the opportunities given to them in the game
Created an emergency grant fund through his Intercept Poverty foundation to help students on campus get over some financial roadblocks. It is intended to help students focus on school and alleviate some of the financial burdens that might occur during a school year.
Season hasn’t gone the way they like but looking to improve every week and get the wins soon.
Tightening up the explosive plays in the passing game was a point of emphasis this past bye week
Seeing whatever guys can give them best opportunity to win
Younger players have flashed and are improving enough to vie for playing time.
Named Bastian Swinney, Mavin Anderson, Jermaine Terry, Keleki Latu, and J.Michael Sturdivant as young players that have all improved