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UCLA's Jim Mora uses technology to keep players focused
UCLA's Jim Mora uses technology to keep players focused

Jim Mora, UCLA's football coach, has been pushing his players to reach "the next level," clean up the penalties and focus on assignments. Keeping that message fresh takes work. Mora says he sends text messages and videos to players at times instead of talking with them. Call it new-age coaching for a new age. "This generation is so easily distracted because all the access to the Internet, Facebook and Twitter," Mora said. "When we were kids, you had to, like, think about stuff. Nowadays, I don't know if kids think about things for as long as we did." His goal is to get players to focus on the task at hand. "Don't go immediately to...

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