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Grading the 2019 Cal Defense

January 7, 2020
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Heading into the 2019 football season, the Cal defense was hyped as potentially being one of the best defenses in the country. Coming off a huge 2018 season where the Bears gave up an average of just 20.38 points and 317 yards a game, those near — and far — from the program expected another step forward.

After all, the Bears were returning a stout secondary comprised of players like redshirt senior safeties Ashtyn Davis and Jaylinn Hawkins, senior cornerback Traveon Beck, junior cornerbacks Cam Bynum and Elijah Hicks.

 
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