Jim Mora talks contract extension, NFL draft

After UCLA’s Saturday practice, head coach Jim Mora talked about his decision to stay, hiring Kennedy Polamalu as running backs coach, and the upcoming NFL draft.

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  • Cliff Sakata

    Can’t say it enough but proud to have this guy as our coach.

  • LTEfan

    Being 23 already, Xavier really should go to the NFL. He is ready and he probably can’t improve his draft stock that much by coming back. And as good as Xavier is, UCLA has brought in many blue chip OL recruits and they need to play. Hundley certainly could improve by playing 1 more season in college. Bruins fans have to hope the draft experts do not forecast him going in the top half of the first round. If he is looking at late first round, he might come back. Will keep fingers crossed.

    • jameskatt

      In further consideration, I think you are right. Xavier is as good as he can be at the college level. So he should graduate from UCLA Football and enter the draft. He can then make millions in the job UCLA trained him for.

    • jameskatt

      Hundley needs another year of seasoning. I do not believe he is ready for the NFL.

  • Bruin 34

    How can you not wanna play for Mora and this staff? He has shown he cares about his kids and the future of UCLA football. Agree with you Cliff! Go Bruins!

  • commentar

    Hundley should stay, X should go get his $$ in the pros.

  • LTEfan

    Even if the start date for construction is still unknown, is there an estimate on how long it will take to build the football facility once they put shovels in the ground?