Cal left tackle Freddie Tagaloa had several of the Bears’ running backs come at him as pass rushers in practice this week to simulate the speed he will encounter Saturday night against UCLA outside linebacker Anthony Barr.
That’s appropriate because Barr is so fast that he actually has played running back for the Bruins, starting seven games as a sophomore in 2011.
“I’m very confident,” Tagaloa said, “but I’ve got to respect his speed.”
Tagaloa, a 6-foot-8, 330-pound sophomore from Richmond, might not have a greater challenge all season than Barr.
“This is a game you get up for,” he said.
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