* Worthwhile reading: BANG’s Jeff Faraudo provides some perspective on Cal’s defensive performance to date. Suffice it to say, the Bears have hit bottom. The Hotline remains hesitant to assign responsibility for the mess that is Cal’s defense — it’s a multi-faceted meltdown. The schedule has been brutal, although that does not explain Portland State. [...] Originally posted by College Hotline Click here to view the article.