Football

UCLA Loses To Washington 31-24

WESTWOOD—UCLA Bruins Head Coach Chip Kelly’s team fell to 0-5 on Saturday, October 7 31-24 to the Washington Huskies. Both teams started off poorly, with both quarterbacks throwing interceptions in the first quarter. However, Washington would be the first to put points on the board. Quarterback Jake Browning threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Aaron Fuller. On the...

Chargers Beat Raiders 26-10

LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Chargers are above .500 for the first time in 2018. They defeated the Oakland Raiders 26-10 on Sunday, October 8.  The game started off slow. The Chargers started with the ball and drove down the field for a field goal. After both teams punted a couple of times, the Raiders tied the game with a field...

Chargers Defeat 49ers 29-27

LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Chargers are .500 (2-2) after defeating the SF 49ers on Sunday, September 30. They look to go to 3-2 next week as they face the Oakland Raiders. Although quarterback Philip Rivers had a big game, he started off slow. On the third play of the game’s first drive, Rivers’ pass was returned 32 yards by...

UCLA Loses To Colorado 38-16

BOULDER, CO—UCLA fell to 0-4 with their loss against the Colorado Buffaloes on Saturday, September 29. Chip Kelly’s team continues to struggle as the offense is still searching for a spark. The Bruins started the game off well, scoring on their second possession. After evading pressure on 3rd and 13, Thompson-Robinson ran for 17 yards to get the first...

Chargers Fall To Rams 35-23

LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Chargers were defeated by the Los Angeles Rams in the battle of Los Angeles. The game was a tightly contested one, but the Rams overpowered the Chargers in the end. The Rams started the game with the ball. On what looked to be a promising drive, the Rams turned the ball over on a fumble. Running...

UCLA Quarterback Devon Modster Transferring

WESTWOOD—Devon Modster, once a candidate for the starting quarterback job for UCLA, announced his decision to transfer universities on Saturday, September 22. Modster announced his decision via Twitter. The sophomore quarterback’s decision came after the Bruins started off 0-3 under new Head Coach Chip Kelly. Wilton Speight started the first game of the season, while Dorian Thompson-Robinson started in the...

Chargers Defeat Bills 31-20

BUFFALO, NY—Melvin Gordon had a huge game as the Los Angeles Chargers defeated  the Buffalo Bills 31-20 on Sunday, September 16. The win gives the Chargers a record of 1-1. It also prevents them from starting the season 0-2. The Chargers and Bills both went three and out on their first two drives. However, on Los Angeles’ second drive, they...

UCLA Loses To Fresno State 38-14

WESTWOOD—Chip Kelly’s offense was not able to find its rhythm in the Bruins’ 38-14 loss to Fresno State Bulldogs on Saturday, September 15. UCLA is still looking for their first win of the season. Fresno State began the game with a long, methodical drive. Quarterback Marcus McMaryion led the Bulldogs down the field. He connected with wide receivers Jamire...

Rams Dominate In Victory Over Raiders

OAKLAND—The Los Angeles Rams traveled to the Black Hole, otherwise known as the Alameda Coliseum, to defeat the Oakland Raiders, 33-13, on Monday, September 10. Relying on the Rams voracious defense and a steady dose of Running Back Todd Gurley shined brightly on Monday Night Football. Speaking of Monday Night Football, former MNF analyst, Jon Gruden made his long awaited...

Chiefs Defeat Chargers In Season Debut

CARSON—Tyreek Hill was utterly brilliant, unstoppable with the ball to the tune of 268 all purpose yards, as the Kansas City Chiefs easily knocked off the Los Angeles Chargers, 38-28, at the StubHub Center on Sunday, September 9. The Chargers (0-1), opened their 2018 season with a lackluster effort facing a divisional foe. The Chargers were missing Defensive End...