In today’s podcast, Daily News UCLA beat writer Jon Gold and former UCLA quarterback Ben Olson discuss the state of the Bruin football team after week 1’s loss to Kansas State.
- Ben called Kansas State “a must win”
- Jon wonders, is Coach Rick Neuheisel’s positivity good for the team? Does the coach say the same thing to the team as to the media?
- Jon asks, “Does UCLA need “wholesale changes”
- Jon says, “The pistol offense looks like 1981 … the defense is all over the place .. the offense is not creative enough”
- Ben says, “The defense is not crazy enough”
- Ben talks about how Boise State takes average players and makes them better, and how winning breeds success
- Jon and Ben discuss UCLA’s non-conference schedule. Is it too tough?
- Ben says that in Saturday’s game, Stanford will run the ball and be physical
- Will the recruting of Brett Hundley put pressure on Kevin Prince? Ben says you win the QB job in spring ball, not at fall camp.
- Who’s better at sports trivia, Jon or Ben?
- Jon interviews UCLA free safety Rahim Moore and BruinReportOnline.com’s Tracy Pierson
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The Inside UCLA Podcast is produced by Jon Gold and Steven Rosenberg.