Jake Curtis

Jake Curtis

Jake Curtis worked in the San Francisco Chronicle sports department for 27 years, covering virtually every sport, including numerous Final Fours, several college football national championship games, an NBA Finals, world championship boxing matches and a World Cup. He was a Cal beat writer for many of those years, and won awards for his feature stories.

New York Jets QB Aaron Rodgers during the 2023 season opener.
Football

Aaron Rodgers Predicted to Exceed Expectations and Underperform. Huh?

CBS Sports NFL experts have opposing opinions on how former Cal QB Rodgers will fare this season

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Alex Morgan
Other Sports

Alex Morgan One of 10 Athletes Who'll Be Noticeably Absent at Olympics

Former Cal star Morgan joined by Caitlin Clark, Gabby Douglas and others on CBS Sports' list of surprising absentees

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New York Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers
Football

ESPN: Aaron Rodgers One of NFL’s Most Intriguing Players for 2024

Former Cal QB Rodgers included among seven players who ‘will define the next year’

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Fardaws Aimaq
Basketball

Fardaws Aimaq Again Shows He Can Rebound in Summer Game

Former Cal center Aimaq collects five boards in just 11 minutes for the Nuggets

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Keenan Allen
Football

Keenan Allen Not Ranked Among Top 18 Wide Receivers

Numbers produced by former Cal star Allen apparently don't impress NFL folks in ESPN's survey

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Alex Morgan
Other Sports

Did Michigan Attorney General Use Alex Morgan to Make a Political Point?

Dana Nessel’s tweet about the former Cal soccer star does not seem to really be about Morgan

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Farida Osman during the 2020 Olympics, held in 2021.
Other Sports

Swimmer Farida Osman Thought She Was Going to Olympics, But She Won’t

Odd situation prevents former Cal swimmer Osman from competing in her fourth Olympics for Egypt

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Jason Kidd is now the head coach of the Dallas Mavericks
Football

Jason Kidd, Aaron Rodgers Among Top 100 Athletes of This Century

ESPN took on the task of ranking the top 100 athletes in this century (2000-2024), and two former Cal standouts -- Jason Kidd and Aaron Rodgers -- are listed in

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Cal's Fardaws Aimaq
Basketball

Fardaws Aimaq Shows Rebounding, Passing Skills in Nuggets Summer Game

Former Cal center Aimaq has played for two teams in the NBA summer league

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Christian Becerra
Other Sports

Cal Pitchers Christian Becerra, Andres Galan Taken in MLB Draft

Becerra goes to the Twins; Galan picked by the Blue Jays

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Cal's new football uniforms for 2024
Football

Cal Unveils New Football Uniforms for 2024

Move to the ACC requires a little different look for the Golden Bears

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Rodney Green Jr. Reacts to being drafted by the A's
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Other Sports

A's Take Cal's Rodney Green Jr. in Fourth Round of MLB Draft

Golden Bears center fielder Green has a lot of potential but strikes out a little too much

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