@Brehaut12 is fired up for the season opener. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
There's football today! Football that counts! YAY! Our long off-season is now over!
The best part of away games: POLICE ESCORT ON THE 405.
Ahh tis the season of police escorts. The Bruins are headed to Rice— Richard Brehaut (@Brehaut12) August 29, 2012
Those of you who have been stuck in traffic on the way to LAX completely understand. Especially before Thanksgiving. Or on a Wednesday night...
Also nice to see: The Athletic Department was out to send the Bruins off:
One of the team captains is ready:
Just got on the busses about to head to LAX to go to Houston, Texas. Season is about to start! We about to do something special this year— David Allen (@TheKid_DA1741) August 29, 2012
First game of the season gear!
About to head to the airport ....travel gear clean instagr.am/p/O6zAA9O5hW/— SIMON GOINES (@goines_simon) August 29, 2012
Our no doubts about it starting QB this year:
It's about that time again...College Football is Here.— Brett A. Hundley Jr (@Brettjr_17) August 29, 2012
Make it count, football seniors:
Last season opener as a bruin! Let's make it a good one— Dalton Hilliard (@dhills19) August 29, 2012
Former football players, both whom have moved on or retired, are rooting on their fellow Bruins:
Ucla gameday tomorrow!! Miss all my teammates cant wait to watch em ball out tomorrow— Taylor Embree (@TaylorEmbree) August 29, 2012
To my UCLA brothers,have a safe trip and Ballout in Houston.Wish I could be there with you guys contributing to the team.Love y'all— WADE (@InYaWater) August 29, 2012
On the basketball front, while they had fun in China, the basketball team is VERY happy to be back in the US:
FINALLY BACK IN AMERICA !— Jordan Adams (@jordanadams1231) August 30, 2012
Adams should be a vet at this - he's been to China already!
Back in Cali!!!!!!! It feels so good haha i missed you America!!!!!!!— Vinny Chase (@KyleAnderson5) August 30, 2012
Khalid McKaskill with simply:
🇺🇸— SlimeTruly (@Agent3Zero) August 30, 2012
Blast from the past: Lorna Patterson aka from Airplane twitpic.com/amkb6z— Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (@kaj33) August 22, 2012
Baseball play of the week. CRAW! (He really should play more, .244 batting average, pfft.)
Brandon Crawford (@bcraw35) August 29, 2012
One day, someone will create a wireless router that doesn't need to be power-cycled and they will make a million billion trillion dollars.— Chris Kluwe (@ChrisWarcraft) August 28, 2012
Finally, in regards to the billboard "scandal" Danny Rees had the best take on it:
I hope UCLA doesn't fire back to USC w something regarding non revenue sports or # of national titles. Fire back on the football field.— Danny Rees (@DannyRees39) August 28, 2012
You may argue he was "just" the field goal holder, but he understands just how to get back at your rival.
You take care of business.