Early on

Obviously, footing is a concern so far. The Bears have had two players slip and USC has had one on each team’s first possession. The umpire is doing his part, toweling off the ball after every play and not placing it on the wet field until the offense gets up to the line of scrimmage.

Jonathan Okanes

Jonathan Okanes is in his fourth year covering Cal's football team. Previously, he covered Cal's men's basketball team for four years. He can also be followed on Twitter at twitter.com/OkanesonCal.