Jim McGill
Editor in Chief
Jim McGill has been with Bear Insider since 2003 when he began as a staff writer. He's covered Cal Athletics with an emphasis on football and basketball as well as recruiting for nearly two decades. Jim is a 1988 graduate of The University of California Berkeley. His wife Susan is also a Cal grad (Class of '89) and he has three kids - two in college and a high school senior. He has followed Cal football and basketball since childhood in the early 70s and has been on the NFL Network and several ESPN, Fox Sports and local radio and podcast outlets providing Cal football analysis.
Hawk Schrider Born to be a Golden Bear
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 15 hrs ago by Jim McGill
After fulfilling his childhood dream of being a Golden Bear, former Cal grad transfer linebacker Ben Hawk Schrider talks about his experience following his senior season at Cal
Johnson Talks Journey, Upcoming 6th Season With Bears
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 4 days ago by Jim McGill
Cal defensive end Zeandae Johnson primed and ready to help lead Cal's veteran 2020 squad to contend in the Pac-12 season
Drayden Ready to Make an Impact in 2020
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 7 days ago by Jim McGill
One of the most talented DBs on the squad, Cal senior cornerback Josh Drayden limited his appearances to four games last season to have a maximum impact in 2020
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4 Star 2021 Washington WR Recruit Junior Alexander Talks Recruiting
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 8 days ago by Jim McGill
One of the top players on Cal's 2021 receiver board talks recruiting, favorites
Dead period extended through 7/31
8 days ago by Jim McGill
Cal ILB Deng and Bears Primed For 2020 Season
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 10 days ago by Jim McGill
Cal senior inside linebacker Kuony Deng talks about young ILB talent on roster, defensive coaching acumen and more.
Retaining staff
13 days ago by Jim McGill
DeSean's Cal connection
13 days ago by Jim McGill
It's finally here
14 days ago by Jim McGill
It's finally here
14 days ago by Jim McGill
Another great production
15 days ago by Jim McGill
NCAA approves return to voluntary football and hoops workouts as of 6/1
15 days ago by Jim McGill
Can't miss commencement speech from Robert Paylor
15 days ago by Jim McGill
Fresno RB Jordan Hornbeak Talks Recruiting
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 15 days ago by Jim McGill
6-0/190 San Jouquin Memorial (Fresno, CA)High School RB Jordan Hornbeak mulling his options
New OL offer
16 days ago by Jim McGill
Tune in to FoxSports Eugene today at 5:15 for a Cal Football update
17 days ago by Jim McGill
Michael Flowers
17 days ago by Jim McGill
Stony Brook Grad Transfer Guard Makale Foreman Interested in Cal
Cal Bears Basketball ⋅ 17 days ago by Jim McGill
6-1/200 Stoney Brook grad transfer guard Makale Foreman looking at Bears
Nine Cal Football Student Athletes Celebrate Graduation
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 18 days ago by Jim McGill
Campus may be off limits for students but that didn't stop nine Golden Bears from celebrating graduation from the nation's number one public institution.
Ben Gregg
19 days ago by Jim McGill
 
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