September 22, 2007

No denying JTex

For months leading up to the start of the season, Cal coach Jeff Tedford fielded one question after another about the durability issues of running back Justin Forsett. Very few pundits questioned Forsett's skills, but many questioned whether the senior could handle the physical pounding as a lead back in replacement of Marshawn Lynch. Now four games into the season, with the Bears still undefeated after taking down Arizona 45-27 Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium, those questions about Forsett have emphatically been answered.

With the Bears up 31-10 and less than a half to go against the Wildcats in both programs' Pac-10 opener Saturday afternoon, Coach Tedford handed the carrying reigns over to talented redshirt-freshman running back James Montgomery.


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