Offensive line duo getting plenty of work with first team unit during spring practices.
Redshirt freshman wide receiver among many looking to make the most of their chances.
Golden Bears make spring debut in front of a few hundred fans with high-energy, fast-paced workout.
Bears End Season with Setback in Corvallis
CAL CAREER (Career Stats): Played in 10 games with three starts, seeing all of his action all over the final two seasons and each of his three starts during his final season of his four campaigns in the program from 2009-12 ... completed 44-of-100 passes (44.0%) for 461 yards with one touchdown, three interceptions ... finished with an 80.0 passer efficiency rating ... scored his lone collegiate touchdown on the ground, while adding nine rushes for -1 yards to give him a total of 460 yards of total offense ... had six completions of 20 or more yards.
2013: Left the team during spring practice with one and possibly two seasons of eligibility remaining (dependent upon whether he is granted a sixth year due to injury) ... was the only quarterback in spring practices who had taken a snap in a collegiate game through the 2012 season.
2012 (Game-by-Game Stats): Started three of the six games he played in and finshed 31-of-68 (45.6%) for 461 yards with one touchdown and three interceptions for a 75.84 passer efficiency rating ... started each of the final two games against Oregon (9-of-21, 113 yards, TD, 2 INT) and at Oregon State (18-of-31, 132 yards, INT) after starter Zach Maynard was injured late in the 10th game of the season against Washington ... had career highs in completions, attempts and passing yardage against Oregon State ... scored his lone collegiate touchdown on a one-yard run at Oregon State that was among his career-high-tying three carries for -3 yards ... had career-high-tying one rushing yard on a career-high-tying three carries vs. Oregon, including a career-long five-yard rush ... was 2-of-7 for 26 yards in relief of an injured Maynard vs. Washington, taking over on the second play of Cal's final drive trailing 21-13 and leading the Golden Bears from their own 32-yard line to the Washington 25-yard line before being stopped on downs ... also started the season opener after Maynard was suspended for missing a tutoring appointment prior to the season, completing 2-of-9 passes for six yards over the first three drives before Maynard entered the contest ... completed 11-of-21 passes for 90 yards with one interception as the starting quarterback for the winning Gold team in the spring game ... had three completions of 20 or more yards.
2011 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in four games off the bench, completing 13-of-32 passes for 184 yards without a touchdown or interception for an 88.93 passer efficiency rating ... had three rushes for one yard ... biggest game came at Oregon when he completed 8-of-19 passes for 103 yards (all season highs) ... led the Bears on two third-quarter touchdown drives and was 4-of-10 for 76 yards vs. Presbyterian, including a career-long 33-yard completion to Marvin Jones ... also had a one-yard rush vs. Presbyterian that equaled his career high rushing yards ... was 1-of-3 for five yards with two rushes for no yards against Washington State ... had three completions of 20 or more yards.
2010: Did not play as he recovered from a shoulder injury.
2009: Redshirted ... did not play ... named the nation's No. 15 incoming freshman quarterback by Phil Steele prior to the season.
MISSION VIEJO HS: A four-star recruit by Rivals and Scout from one of the top high school football programs in the country ... rated No. 7 by Rivals on its pro-style quarterbacks list ... also rated as the nation's No. 19 quarterback and No. 79 overall player by ESPN, while Tom Lemming checked him in at No. 55 overall and CBS College Sports had him at No. 62 ... played in the prestigious U.S. Army All-American Bowl, while he was also selected for the Under Armour All-America High School Football Game and the Orange County North/South Prep All-Star Football Game following his 2008 senior campaign ... winner of the 2009 Glenn Davis Award at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, which exemplifies the Army's high standards of excellence in community service, education and athletics ... participated in the Elite 11 quarterback camp ... rated fifth among the nation's most accurate throwers by Rivals ... earned several accolades during his senior year, including 2008 South Coast League Co-Offensive MVP and Team MVP honors, as well as first-team All-SCL recognition when he led his team to the section playoffs ... completed 184-of-300 (61.3%) passes during his senior year, amassing single-season school records and nationally-leading totals of 3,058 passing yards (254.8 ypg) and 38 touchdown throws, with his 184 completions also a single-season mark ... threw for 2,508 yards and 22 scores on 177-of-288 (61.5%) passing as a junior when he was the SCL MVP and also earned Team MVP and first-team All-SCL honors ... left Mission Viejo as its all-time leader in passing yards (7,208), passes attempted (661), passes completed (430) and passing touchdowns (77) after leading his team to the playoffs in each of his three seasons as the starting signal-caller, as well as the SCL title as a sophomore in 2006 ... his 29 career 100-yard passing games were also a school record ... set several additional single-game school records, including most passing yards (453), passes attempted (44), passes completed (30) and the highest percentage of passes completed (100.0%, 11-11).
PERSONAL: Full name is Allan Linley Bridgford III ... born March 6, 1991 ... parents are Richard and Susan Bridgford ... oldest of five children ... has been involved with the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation for most of his life after a close family friend was stricken with cancer at a young age ... has volunteered at Second Harvest Food Bank ... plans to graduate from Cal in May of 2013 with a bachelor's degree in American studies before transferring to another school to resume his collegiate football career.
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