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ANALYSIS: Exploiting Flaws

ANALYSIS: Exploiting Flaws

Beyond youth and inexperience, what elements of the Cal defense did Urban Meyer exploit, and how does the Bears' performance on Saturday play into their next clash? PLUS: Video and defensive notes.

BERKELEY -- If California (1-2) was going to pull off the upset of No. 4 Ohio State (3-0), the Bears would need a near-perfect effort from their defense. What Cal got was anything but perfect. In their 52-34 loss to the Buckeyes, the Bears defense was simply overmatched. Cal looked exactly like what it is: An injury-plagued defense in the first year of a new system, going up against a... Recommended Stories

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