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Jared Goff's six touchdown passes leads Cal past Air Force, 55-36

Jared Goff's six touchdown passes leads Cal past Air Force, 55-36

Jared Goff threw for 467 yards and six touchdowns and California won in the postseason for the first time in seven years, beating Air Force, 55-36, in the Armed Forces Bowl on Tuesday at Fort Worth.

Goff had three of his scoring tosses in a span of five plays in the second quarter as the Bears (8-5) broke a 14-14 tie and cruised in a rematch of the 2007 Armed Forces Bowl.

Receiver Kenny Lawler had three touchdowns for Cal, which last made the postseason in a 21-10 loss to Texas in the Holiday Bowl in 2011. The Bears' last bowl win was 24-17 over Miami in the 2008 Emerald Bowl.

Weakened by the targeting ejection of secondary anchor Weston Steelhammer on Air Force's...

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