Here are some fun facts to get you pumped and ready for the 114th Big Game! See #1-#7 here
8. Cal Head Coach Jeff Tedford hold’s the longest streak of Big Game victories for a Cal Head Coach at 5 seasons in a row (2002-2006)
9. In March 2007, the NFL briefly announced that it intended to trademark the phrase “The Big Game” in reference to the Super Bowl, but soon dropped the plan after being faced with opposition from Cal and Stanford.
10. There is no clear home field advantage for Big Games as the home team vs visitor record is 52-50-11
11. 1982 Big Game’s “The Play”, is considered as College Football’s greatest play of all-time by ESPN
12. Cal is an 17-20 point underdog for this Saturday’s Big Game. The last time Cal was such an underdog was 1986 (Cal was a 21 point underdog), Cal ended up defeating Stanford 17-11