UCLA hoping to end skid against Cal

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) Brett Hundley is closing in on UCLA's record for career touchdown passes, a mark the junior quarterback will likely break within the next week or two. If Hundley can't get the Bruins to snap out of their two-week slide, it might not matter much. UCLA has lost its last two games since a 35-point blowout win over No. 17 Arizona State on Sept. 25, putting...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

It’s Time For The Oregon Ducks To Find Their Spirit

Oregon got well against UCLA last Saturday. The Ducks thought they were in trouble last week, but then they got a good long look at the Bruins and decided that they’d be just okay. 42-30 was the final score, but this game was over five minutes into the third quarter. UCLA’s only victory against Oregon was that Jim Mora didn’t finish the game face down in a pool of blood after...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

UCLA looking to shake Cal Curse and get season back on track Saturday

In the last 16 years, there has been four different football coaches in Westwood. UCLA football has gone from gimmick and trick with Bob Toledo, to West Coast with Karl Dorrell, a pistol offense under Rick Neuheisel and finally, to an up-tempo spread team under current head coach Jim Mora. Yet only one of those coaches and one of those systems has been good enough to win a game in...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Jim Mora jab at Jeff Ulbrich sparked sideline fight

A sideline fight between head coach Jim Mora and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich was a microcosm for UCLA’s disappointing performance against Oregon last weekend and the downward trend the Bruins’ season has taken. After starting off 4-0, the Bruins lost consecutive games at the Rose Bowl — first an upset loss to Utah, and then a blowout loss against the Ducks. Oregon went...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Mora and defensive coordinator have screamming match on UCLA sidelines (Video)

UCLA Bruins head football coach Jim Mora and his defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich got into a screaming match on the sideline during Saturday's game against Oregon.Mora and Ulbrich had to know coming into the game that they were going to have their hands full against that fast-paced Oregon offense. That pressure seemed to reach a boiling point in the second quarter as the argument...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

UCLA Coach Jim Mora and Defensive Coordinator Jeff Ulbrich Argue on Sidelines Against Oregon

UCLA coach Jim Mora and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich had a bit of a disagreement during the first half of Saturday’s game against Oregon...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

UCLA coaches Mora, Ulbrich have sideline exchange

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) UCLA coach Jim Mora and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich got into a heated exchange on the Rose Bowl sideline during the first half of the No. 18 Bruins' game against 12th-ranked Oregon on Saturday. Ulbrich removed his headset and handed what appeared to be his play sheet to Mora during a vehement conversation after Oregon scored its second touchdown...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Mora gets into heated argument with coordinator on Bruins sideline (VIDEO)

UCLA didn't have the start they wanted vs. No. 12 Oregon on Saturday. And en route to the Ducks 21-10 first-half lead, tempers flared on the UCLA sideline. The outburst didn't involve the players, though -- at least not directly. It happened between the coaches. In the video below, head coach Jim Mora appears to voice his displeasure for something his defensive coordinator...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Mora And DC Jeff Ulbrich Get Into Screaming Match During Oregon Game

Saturday’s UCLA-Oregon game probably will be the last one coached by UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich. Ulbrich’s Bruins defense has given up 21 points to the Ducks at half, and Jim Mora was not happy about this.  Mora and Ulbrich started going after each other with Ulbrich even handing over his headset. [The Big Lead] The post Jim Mora And DC Jeff Ulbrich Get Into Screaming...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: UCLA Defensive Coordinator Blows Up

Oregon’s offense has a way of frustrating opposing defenses. Today, it caused UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich so many problems that he got upset with head coach Jim Mora.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: UCLA Defensive Coordinator Blows Up

Oregon’s offense has a way of frustrating opposing defenses. Today, it caused UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich so many problems that he got upset with head coach Jim Mora.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Mora Gets Into Sideline Shouting Match With DC (Video)

Jim Mora got into a heated sideline argument with defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich. It can get awfully heated down on the field, but it is never good when you have coaches going at each other like this.
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UCLA DA Jeff Ulbrich Gives Away His Play Sheet After Heated Argument With Jim More

Thinks are not going very well at the Rose Bowl for the home team today. Oregon is outclassing Pac-12 South favorite UCLA on both sides of the ball, and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich is apparently fed up with how the game is going. During a heated exchange with head coach Jim Mora, Ulbrich hands away his play sheet and appears to abdicate his defensive play calling duties...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Heated Moment Between UCLA Coaches

UCLA head coach Jim Mora Jr. is considered a passionate guy on the sideline. Defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich was among the most passionate linebacker in the NFL during his playing days with the San Francisco 49ers. So it stands to reason that there would eventually be a heated exchange between the two personalities at some point. That point came Saturday with the Bruins taking...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Talented UCLA defense still searching for an identity

Before the 2014 football season started, the UCLA Bruins insisted that the transition from Lou Spanos to Jeff Ulbrich as the offensive coordinator was a seamless transition. Ulbrich came in with a solid plan of action, made his expectations clear and they were off and running. But after three games, it's hard to say what kind of identity the defense has truly developed. "...
Via Fox Sports West
27 days ago  |  Discuss

UCLA spring football: Week 3 notebook

LOS ANGELES -- UCLA football is now halfway through the spring practice period and so far, there has been a few turning heads during drills but now we're starting to see how some of the Bruins are responding to position battles, the playbook and the increasing intensity of scrimmages. Here's what we're learning about the Bruins going into the third week of spring practices...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-49ers linebacker Ulbrich named UCLA defensive coordinator

Jeff Ulbrich, who spent 10 seasons with the 49ers as an inside linebacker and special-teams contributor, was promoted to UCLA’s defensive coordinator on Saturday. “Coach ‘Brick’ is a natural fit for this position, having run an NFL defense for years as a player while honing his abilities to get the most out of his players as a coach,” UCLA coach Jim Mora said in a statement...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Ulbrich Named UCLA Defensive Coordinator

UCLA Assistant Head Coach Jeff Ulbrich has been promoted to Defensive Coordinator, it was announced by UCLA head football coach Jim Mora. Ulbrich, who served as special teams coordinator/linebackers coach on the Bruins staff the past two seasons, replaces Lou Spanos, now the linebackers coach for the Tennessee Titans. “Coach ‘Brick’ is a natural fit for this position, having...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ulbrich Named Defensive Coordinator

UCLA has promoted Jeff Ulbrich from linebackers coach to defensive coordinator, as we reported would happen here on BRO...
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

UCLA to name LB coach Jeff Ulbrich defensive coordinator

The Tennessee Titans hired UCLA defensive coordinator Lou Spanos away from the Bruins on Saturday, which leaves the team in search of a new coach to run their defense. However, it doesn’t appear that the coaching search will last very long. According to a report from, the Bruins plan on naming linebackers coach Jeff Ulbrich as their new defensive coordinator...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ulbrich Talks Myles Jack

Linebackers coach Jeff Ulbrich talks about the talented Mr. Jack, and compares him to several NFL players, including one of the best defensive players in 49ers history...
November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ulbrich Talks Oregon Matchup

Linebackers coach Jeff Ulbrich talks about UCLA's speed at linebacker as it matches up with Oregon's offense and also talks about the play of Isaac Savaiinaea last week...
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ulbrich on Special Teams, LBs

Linebackers coach Jeff Ulbrich talks about the development of Myles Jack and how Nebraska's fake punt was stopped on Saturday...
September 20, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Hofmeister on Captaincy

Ryan Hofmeister talks about being named a captain this year and how he's become a jack-of-all-trades for linebacker coach Jeff Ulbrich...
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ulbrich on Linebackers

Linebackers coach Jeff Ulbrich talks about how the younger players have fit into the scheme and, specifically, the versatility of Myles Jack...
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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