It's great to be number one in the country but it takes grit, determination and a little luck along the way to keep that position. Football is a game of inches and sometimes you're on the wrong side of those inches. With Vegas predicting Oregon as an easy favorite this Saturday, we hit the Panic Button in this week's Media Wednesday.
2007, Autzen Stadium. Gameday was there. Cal was up 31-24 very late in the forth quarter when Dennis Dixon and crew were staging a furious comeback. It was first and goal from the Cal 5 yard line and Duck Nation knew we were going in for the tie to force overtime. That's when that whole "inches thing" reached up and grabbed us.