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.
Pac-12 Players Meet With Governor's Staff
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 3 days ago by David Bush
#WeAreUnited movement goes to state capitol, hopes to bargain with Scott soon
Players List of Demands Born in Berkeley
4 days ago by David Bush
Report says Curhan and Daltoso got the movement started.
Pac-12 Schedule Announced: Starts Sept. 26, Big Game Oct. 24
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 7 days ago by David Bush
Bears open at Oregon State, home opener vs. Washington Oct. 10
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Cal in a Rush to Pressure Opposing QBs
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 10 days ago by David Bush
Despite decent sack numbers Bears need to improve for Cal to take the next step to become an elite defense.
Cal's Defense Draws a Fine Line
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 16 days ago by David Bush
Bears count on down linemen
What the Conference-Only Schedule Could Look Like
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 21 days ago by David Bush
Pac-12 has several options for revised slate
Bears Well-Stocked at Safety
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 27 days ago by David Bush
Davis and Hawkins are gone, but there is a lot of talent still there
Stanford Cuts 11 Sports; Could Cal Follow Suit?
29 days ago by David Bush
School says eliminating sports is a 'last resort'. But COVID-19, football uncertainty, and loss of business partners are hurting Bears financially
New Doubts Arise About Playing Football Season
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
Commionser's optimism fading in wake of virus spreading
Tonges, Other Tight Ends Can Come From Everywhere
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
New offense features many alignments for TEs.
Tattersall Primed to Replace Weaver
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
The sophomore was the All-American's backup in 2019
Morikawa Loses Charles Schwab Challenge Playoff
1 mo ago by David Bush
Morikawa close to lead at Charles Schwab
1 mo ago by David Bush
Athletes Can Return to Campus Monday; FB Season Plans Taking Shape
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
Most favored proposal is ten-game season, strictly within the Pac-12
Wide Receiver Polk Wants to Build on Big Finish
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 1 mo ago by David Bush
After strong end to freshman year, he's eager to get started again
Morikawa Back in Action This Weekend
1 mo ago by David Bush
Pawlawski's Take on Bears' Prospects, Pac-12
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 2 mo ago by David Bush
"They are in a better position than last year," but there are concerns. USC, Oregon, Utah are conference favorites
Cameron Goode Looks to be Productive and Healthy in 2020
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 2 mo ago by David Bush
Senior linebacker says he's healthy and ready to go
Saffell is Centered on Preparing for Cal Football Season
2 mo ago by David Bush
Senior working out strenuously at home, besides leading Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday Webinar: Wilcox Says Bears Could Hold Training Camp Outside Berkeley
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 2 mo ago by David Bush
"Everything is on the table"
 
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