The Bruin Report Online Podcast (general)

We talk about the surging football team, struggles for basketball, and recruiting...

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UCLA beat Arizona behind a studly defense and a great running game...

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We recap the very encouraging loss to Oregon and what it means for UCLA...

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We talk about Oregon, Dorian Thompson-Robinson's status, and basketball starting next week...

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UCLA dominates Cal defensively and shows a fun wrinkle offensively..

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We talk about the Utah cancellation, Cal now on for Sunday, and the basketball team being picked No. 1 in the league...

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We talk about the loss to Colorado, the defensive struggles, and more...

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We talk about the upcoming season and the first game against Colorado...

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We talk about fall camp so far, the basketball team's power rankings, and more...

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We talk about the season, fall camp, and Mick Cronin's interview with BRO...

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UCLA Football and Basketball are back in November, and it's exciting times...

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The seasons could be coming back and we couldn't be more excited...

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We talk about the potential for basketball, Josh Rosen's bad luck, and more...

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We talk through the potential for a basketball season in 2020, Under Armour, and more...

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We talk about basketball recruiting strategy, the UCLA mindset, and more...

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Football cancels its season, basketball is postponed, and recruiting news...

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We talk about the 8+ positive cases, our guesses for football, and why we're optimistic for basketball...

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We talk about the changes in the UCLA football schedule and some ideas for basketball season...

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*Peyton Watson was crystal balled to UCLA by Josh Gershon -- what kind of impact would he make?

*The football season could still maybe happen, and we go through how.

*UCLA offered a second quarterback in the 2021 class.

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We talk:

*the likelihood of a fall football season

*the likelihood of a basketball season

*how UCLA recruiting is going in football

*Chris Smith's decision timeline in basketball.

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We go through UCLA's plan for returning to campus and more...

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We break down the demand letter from UCLA football players and the implications...

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We talk about recruiting, Chris Smith's decision timeline, and fall camp plans...

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We talk COVID-19, Quarterback Recruiting, and More...

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We talk through the factors necessary to have a season this year, what circumstances could pause it, and more...

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We talk about UCLA's potential next athletic director, what we think could happen with the football season, and more...

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We talk about the ramifications of Daishen Nix opting for the G League for UCLA, college basketball, and more...

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We talk about the potential wing rotation next year and the Miller Moss recruitment...

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We talk about Chip Kelly's chat with the media and Johnny Juzang committing to UCLA...

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We go in depth on the UCLA basketball season, the job Mick Cronin did, and the immediate potential of the program...

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With not much actual sporting news at the moment, we tackle one of the most pressing questions on the mind of UCLA sports fans: is it too late for Chip Kelly to turn it around at UCLA?

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We talk coronavirus, first week of spring ball, and the basketball team's end of season....

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We talk about the basketball team's continued surge and the start of spring practice...

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We go in-depth on the basketball team's improvement, why it's happened, what next year could look like, NCAA Tournament possibilities, and much more...

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We talk about two recent transfers out, the basketball team finally playing some defense, and UCLA being in the red...

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We go in-depth on the loss of Chris Murray, Chip Kelly visiting Navy, and Mick Cronin's broad strategy for this year at UCLA...

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We recap Early Signing Day and then talk about basketball...

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We talk extensively about hoops issues and football recruiting...

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We recap the football season and then talk about the much more hopeful basketball season...

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UCLA lost to California, and mercifully, the season is now over.

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UCLA lost bad to USC, getting crushed defensively by the high-powered USC passing attack...

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BROCast: Hoops Season and Rivalry Week

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UCLA lost to Utah thanks to a horrific defensive effort and some terrible execution in the red zone by the offense.

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*We go deep on UCLA's commitments this week in football.

*We talk about our impressions from the basketball opener.

*We digress about how UCLA is closing out the year in football and what we think about Chip Kelly's program so far.

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The Bruins put together a workmanlike performance in beating Colorado on Saturday...

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BROCast: Previewing Colorado and Hoops Season

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UCLA beat Arizona State, in what was probably the best overall performance of the Chip Kelly era...

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UCLA beat Stanford for the first time in a decade!

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We talk about what we've heard from UCLA basketball practice and the upcoming game against Stanford...

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Dave walks through the ramifications of losing in disastrous fashion to the worst program in the Pac-12...

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We go deep on UCLA's outlook before and after Oregon State, so deep in fact that we travel to an alternate universe where UCLA lost to Washington State, at least in Dave's brain. Then, we talk hoops, which is a nice palate-cleanser at about the 45 minute mark, before transitioning back to football to close the thing out on a great note.

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BROCast: Arizona Postgame

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BROCast: Talking Arizona

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UCLA somehow won against Washington State 67-63, and we try to talk semi-coherently about it.

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BROCast: Oklahoma Postgame

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We talk at length about everything from a macro-perspective with Chip Kelly and the UCLA program at this time...

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We take BRO questions after the debacle against San Diego State...

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We talked with Chris Osgood about what he saw against Cincinnati and what he expects to see against San Diego State...

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Dave answers some questions about the Cincinnati game and gives his own thoughts on the outcome...

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We talked with Chad Brendel about the upcoming Cincinnati game, and also get some insight from him about new UCLA basketball coach Mick Cronin toward the end of the show...

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*We go through the football injuries to talk about their impact.

*We talk at stupid length about Chip Kelly's relationship with the media.

*We discuss other takeaways from fall camp.

*We talk about Tracy's interviews with the basketball staff.

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*We talk about Joshua Kelley's injury and what it could mean for the early season.

*We talk about Colson Yankoff's eligibility, and Chris Petersen being a jerk.

*We discuss Mitchell Agude, a linebacker option in 2020.

*We recap Tracy's interview with new hoops coach Mick Cronin.

*We run through the different position battles in fall camp.

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*We discuss the loss of Killian Zierer at length and what it means for UCLA OL recruiting.

*We preview Pac-12 media day, and who we think could be good in the league this year.

*We talk briefly about our top 30 most important Bruins list, and John Evergreen's conservative picks this year.

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With an optimistic mindset, we look ahead at what the offense, defense, and special teams could do this year to make this team a good one...

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We have a long talk about the state of UCLA football recruiting, what we think is going on in terms of effort level and official visits, how we think UCLA could be successful, and talk a little about what the impact of a positive season could be...

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In this episode we talk about:


*Dave's daughter potty training.

*Hoops recruiting under Mick Cronin

*The recent UCLA football camps

*Our main concerns for the upcoming UCLA football season

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*Improving football depth chart with added transfers.

*The job Mick Cronin has done so far at UCLA.

*The unique potential of the UCLA football program.

*The dominance of UCLA softball and baseball.

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*We spend a good amount of time on the key sports at UCLA -- beach volleyball and baseball.


*We then talk about basketball and the second assistant coach hire for Mick Cronin, as well as some recruiting notes.


*We then break down a potential transfer quarterback for UCLA.

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We go in-depth on everything we saw in the UCLA football spring game and then talk about Mick Cronin's first assistant hire and how the Bruins might attack the spring evaluation period...

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We break down the process of hiring Mick Cronin and what we think he might be able to do at UCLA...

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We talk about reasons for optimism with the UCLA basketball coaching search, why Jamie Dixon is a good fit, if he ends up being hired, and the overall state of the football program...

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Dave answers all your questions about the football team and basketball, and Blair jumps in to answer your football recruiting questions...

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BROCast: Coaching Search, Football Roster

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We diagnose the failures in the 2019 recruiting cycle, talk about what changes are and need to be made for 2020, and then briefly touch on basketball...

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We talk about one potential future coach and where things stand with football recruiting...

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We talk about the Steve Alford firing, what we'll take from the Alford era, and how we'd rank the candidates for the job...

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BROCast: Football Recruiting, Basketball Thoughts

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We say what everyone is thinking about the basketball team, and talk about the final month of recruiting...

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We talk about Sean Rhyan's commitment, Jayden Daniels' recruitment, and more...

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UCLA lost to Stanford, but it was one of the most impressive games of the year...

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We break down the key points from the USC game, talk about Stanford, and then go through what we think is to come in the Chip Kelly era...

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Critical errors cost the Bruins, but there were still a lot of positives from the game against the Sun Devils...

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So many special teams mishaps! But the offense looked good, even with some shaky quarterback play, so there are positives to take away as well. The Bruins could have won, even with disaster level special teams, which is both frustrating and encouraging...

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We recap the loss to Utah, which featured some of the worst receiver and special teams play of the last few years, which is really saying something impressive...

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We break down what UCLA needs to do offensively and defensively to beat the Utes, and also touch on a couple of quick football recruiting topics...

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The Bruins beat the Wildcats despite losing their starting quarterback, but the defense looked pretty bad...

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UCLA won its first game and a few obvious trendlines are emerging -- first, the Bruins have a running game. Second, UCLA's special teams are actually good now. And third, the young quarterback is starting to look like a potential star...

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We talk about the new transfer rules coming, what UCLA is doing in recruiting, and the upcoming game against California...

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The offense looked like it had actual signs of life in the loss to Washington, and there's real reason for hope now. The Bruins still have to figure out a pass rush though...

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We recap UCLA's latest blowout loss, this one to Colorado, wherein Dorian Thompson-Robinson played probably his worst game so far this season...

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Pac-12 play is upon us! We go deep on UCLA's recruiting strategy, what's going on with Chip Kelly's program, where our skepticism lies, and what we think this Colorado game could look like...

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BROCast: Postgame Fresno State

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BROCast: Cincinnati Post-Mortem, Oklahoma Preview

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We preview the beginning of the Chip Kelly era, who we think will start at quarterback, what to expect from the offense, and more...

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Who's coming on strong in the quarterback competition? What are things looking like on the offensive line? We answer these fall camp questions and also talk about some 2020 schedule developments that could set UCLA up for a huge year...

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It's the start of fall camp! Practices aren't open for viewing, but we caught a brief glimpse of some of the freshmen, which left us free to speculate about some potentially exciting options for this coming year...

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We talk about the release of Bryan Addison, the commitment of Duke Clemens, and Player run practices...

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Wilton Speight has had a nice first month in the program, there are a bunch of newcomers we're excited to see in fall camp, and UCLA's recruiting has been...strange, thus far.

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UCLA's first elite camp had some interesting talent, quarterback recruiting is getting more interesting, and four players are leaving the program, including three reserve offensive linemen...

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