Hard Times for Cal Football Recruitment

Looks like a rough road lies ahead for the Bears, with word of an incomplete roster for fall, despite high optimism just a few weeks ago. As the letters of intent come in, it appears that UC Berkeley is losing all its best prospects to schools like University of Washington, whose recruiters just filched two top-rated players — safety Shaq Thompson and wideout Jordan Payton, the Mercury News reports. Evan local hope Kenny Walker, a wide receiver from Kennedy High School in Richmond, was reportedly on the fence about committing to Cal.

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