While the UCLA defense is rolling into its third year under coordinator Tom Bradley, the offense is just getting out of the gates with Jedd Fisch. When a reporter asked Fisch about battling Bradley’s defense on a daily basis, the first-year offensive coordinator couldn’t help but smile a little bit.
“Every day is a battle,” Fisch said. “It really makes it fun to scrap and claw and go against really, really good corners and really, really good defensive linemen and you really know you’re going against a really good Pac-12 defense.
Through heated practice rivalries and a unique reward system, UCLA is celebrating competition as training camp carries on, hoping that the entire team is better for it come Sept. 3.
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