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UCLA Football 2019 Opponent Preview: UC Berkeley Golden Bears

Welcome back to Bruins Nation’s opponent preview series for the 2019 UCLA Bruins football season! We are taking a look at an upcoming opponent this year, examining their strengths and weaknesses, and making a bold prediction regarding the outcome.

It’s time to take a look at UCLA’s twelfth opponent: the UC Berkeley Golden Bears.

Honestly, I don’t do this a lot, but I do want to give a lot of sincere credit to UC Berkeley head coach Justin Wilcox. Part of this has to do with the low expectations I had for the former Steve Sarkesian defensive coordinator, but I didn’t think he had what it took to turn the Bears around and he has absolutely exceeded my expectations.