Bush, David
David Bush
Staff Writer
David has been writing for Bear Insider since 2009. A Cal alum (Class of 1967) he began his professional sports-writing career as an undergrad. On weekends he covered high school sports for his hometown paper The Hayward Daily Review. He also worked for the Daily Californian, serving as sports editor as a senior as well as correspondent for the San Francisco Examiner. In 1972, he joined The San Francisco Chronicle sports department and remained there until 2006. In his tenure at the Sporting Green, he covered the gamut of Bay Area sports, the Raiders, the 49ers, the A's, the Giants and of course Cal. His work has also appeared in The Washington Post, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated and the Dallas Morning News. He and his wife Lesly live in Walnut Creek.
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Helped By Cal Errors, Stanford Wins Big Game, 24-23
1 day ago by David Bush
Bears done in by two blocked kicks, two fumbles and crushing penalty
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Bears Give Oregon State a Scare but Fall in Hoops Opener
Cal Bears Basketball ⋅ 3 days ago by David Bush
Down by 14 Cal comes with five before losing, 71-63
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Stanford Preview: Book on the Cardinal is Short
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 4 days ago by David Bush
Unlike most years. Cards are a mystery heading into Big Game
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Short-handed Bears Done In By Mistakes at OSU
7 days ago by David Bush
Blocked punt, penalties hurt Cal in 31-27 loss
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Tight Ends, Moore, A Bright Spot in UCLA Loss
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 8 days ago by David Bush
Former quarterback, mates had a good day in L.A.
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Oregon State Preview: Beavers 0-2 But Dangerous
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 9 days ago by David Bush
Jefferson is one of the top running backs in the country
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Cal Offensive Line Must Improve
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 9 days ago by David Bush
But Bears say they weren't THAT bad vs. Bruins
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Cal Football Wednesday Report
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 10 days ago by David Bush
Wilcox likes energy level. Says practices have ben best of the season
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UCLA Puts a Big Hurt on Rusty Bears
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 13 days ago by David Bush
Lack of practice time shows as Bruins prevail 34-10.
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UCLA Preview: After Preparing for ASU, Cal Must Adjust
14 days ago by David Bush
In Dorian Thompson-Robinson Bears Will Still See a Dangerous QB
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ASU Preview: How Good (or Bad) Are the Sun Devils?
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 16 days ago by David Bush
If Bears play this weekend they face a team who had SC beaten for 57 minutes, but manged to lose..
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No Update Yet on Status of ASU game
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 17 days ago by David Bush
Wilcox press conference scratched, Sirmon talks defensive line
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Wilcox Elaborates on Cancellation
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 23 days ago by David Bush
Contact tracing puts an entire position group in isolation, leaving the Bears unable to field a team, ASU game in doubt.
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Washington Preview: New Coach, New QB, Same Old Huskies
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 24 days ago by David Bush
Despite departures there is still plenty of talent at Udub
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Election Day Changes Preparation Schedule for Washington
25 days ago by David Bush
With Tuesday off Wilcox says Bears have to adjust practice routine
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Punter Jamieson Sheahan: Cal's Oldest Rookie
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 28 days ago by David Bush
Aussie kicker will be playing in his first American football game vs. Washington .
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Musgrave Talks Offense as Bears Take a Break from Practice
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 29 days ago by David Bush
OC lauds Moore, Brooks among others for their work in drills
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Ashton Stredick: A Walk-On Who Can Run
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
Running back from Texas earns praise from coaches
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Fall Camp Day 13: Young Secondary Learning to Communicate
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
High-stress elements going well. Deng says he's better in all phases
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Bears Starting to Get Serious in Practice
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
Outside linebacker Curley Young is out for the year
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