UCLA Rumors & News

  • Report: UCLA offensive line takes depth hit with three departures

    College Football Talk "If the offensive line wasn’t already enough of a problem for UCLA head coach Chip Kelly in his return to college football, it may be a bit more of a potential hurdle with some recent departures from the program. According to a report from Bruin Report Online, offensive..." June 08

  • Michigan graduate transfer QB Wilton Speight decides to play for UCLA in 2018

    CBS Sports "Wilton Speight will not be returning to Michigan after all, announcing on Thursday his intentions to join UCLA as a graduate transfer. Speight started for the Wolverines during each of the last two seasons but missed much of 2017 after suffering three fractured vertebrae in the Big Ten opener..." April 12

  • QB Wilton Speight attends UCLA practice

    Larry Brown Sports "Prospective graduate transfer quarterback Wilton Speight was spotted at a UCLA Bruins football practice. Speight announced late last year that he was planning to leave the Wolverines program as a graduate transfer. At the moment he is without a place to play next season, but speculation will..." April 06

  • QB KJ Carta-Samuels now transferring to Colorado State, not UCLA

    Yardbarker "KJ Carta-Samuels has had quite the interesting offseason. Carta-Samuels was announced as a grad transfer to UCLA earlier this year after spending the previous four years at Washington, where he mostly served as Jake Browning’s backup. The Bruins even welcomed Carta-Samuels as a member of the..." March 25

  • UCLA lands graduate transfer QB K.J. Carta-Samuels from Washington

    CBS Sports "New UCLA coach Chip Kelly will see the talent in his quarterback room take a massive leap forward right away in 2018. Washington graduate transfer quarterback K.J. Carta-Samuels told CBS Sports on Monday that he will enroll in UCLA in the spring and be immediately eligible to play the 2018..." January 15

  • Former UCLA coach thinks Josh Rosen could be next LeBron of Cleveland

    TMZ "UCLA QB Josh Rosen could mean to the Browns what LeBron James means to the Cavs ... if he's willing to give it 100% -- so says former UCLA football coach Rick Neuheisel. Rick -- Bruins HC from 2008-2011 -- told us it's only a matter of time before the Browns find their Bron ... so why not..." December 29

  • Redskins QB coach is UCLA’s top target for offensive coordinator

    Larry Brown Sports "Chip Kelly appears to have a familiar name in mind to be his offensive coordinator at UCLA. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Sunday that Washington Redskins quarterbacks coach Kevin O’Connell is the Bruins’ top target for their OC job. O’Connell, who is just 32 years old, is in his..." December 26

  • Josh Rosen sitting out bowl game under doctor’s orders

    Yardbarker "Chosen Rosen apparently didn’t have much of a choice about suiting up for next week’s bowl game. It was reported on Saturday that star UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen will not play in the Cactus Bowl on Dec. 26. Bruce Feldman of Sports Illustrated added a few hours later that Rosen wanted to play..." December 24

  • Josh Rosen will not play in Cactus Bowl

    Larry Brown Sports "UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen’s college career is reportedly almost certainly over. Sources told Tracy Pierson of 247 Sports that Rosen will sit out the Cactus Bowl. The junior quarterback has battled concussion symptoms and only practiced in a limited capacity during the week. With his status as..." December 23

  • Rosen named UCLA single-season passing leader after NCAA stat clarification

    NCAA "A two-handed chest pass that went about 1 yard put Josh Rosen at the top of another list in UCLA's record books. After an annual season stat review, a 39-yard play from scrimmage against Arizona State was changed from a run by receiver Eldridge Massington to a forward pass. The difference was..." December 23

  • Josh Rosen still has not been cleared yet for bowl game

    Larry Brown Sports "Josh Rosen still has not been cleared to play in UCLA’s Cactus Bowl game against Kansas State. Rosen was concussed in UCLA’s win over Cal on Nov. 24. That was his second concussion of the season, as he also suffered one on in an Oct. 28 loss to Washington. The junior quarterback told..." December 21