Oct. 9, 2012
The Bruins took the field early this morning and began prep for Saturday's Pac-12 Conference clash with Utah at the Rose Bowl. It was a good start to the work week on the new turf and grass surfaces at Spaulding Field.
Some Bruin notes from the NFL's fifth weekend- Arizona - DL David Carter saw action for the Cardinals; Carolina - PK Justin Medlock kicked a 32-yard field goal for the Panthers , Cleveland - LS Christian Yount saw action; Denver - WR Matthew Willis saw action for the Broncos Rahim Moore started at free safety and had the team lead with 12 tackles; Indianapolis - LB Justin Hickman saw action for the Colts ; Jacksonville - RB Maurice Jones-Drew gained 56 yards on the ground on 12 carries, TE Marcedes Lewis caught five passes for 24 yards; San Diego - OT Mike Harris saw action for the Chargers; Tennessee - LB Akeem Ayers totaled five tackles for the Titans, CB Alterraun Verner added eight tackles, two for loss; Washington - TE Logan Paulsen saw action for the Redskins, who announced the signing of placekicker Kai Forbath on Tuesday; Minnesota - P Chris Kluwe kicked to a 46.0 yard average; New England - WR Matthew Slater made a special teams tackle for the Patriots.
Four more home contests in the Rose Bowl remain for the Bruins, including the Oct. 13 matchup against Utah which will kick off at Noon (FOX). For ticket information call 310-UCLA-WIN or visit uclabruins.com/tickets.