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UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich doesn't mind taking the heat
UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich doesn't mind taking the heat

The glare of the spotlight has found UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich. Ulbrich's first year in charge of the Bruins' defense has been eventful. Three touchdowns by his unit against Virginia in the season opener saved UCLA. But in the last two games, Utah's running game gave the Bruins a pounding and the apparent ease with which Oregon was scoring touched off a sideline dust-up between Ulbrich and Coach Jim Mora. All of which has Ulbrich answering questions. "I don't relish us not playing well, but I relish the opportunity to take the brunt of it from media," Ulbrich said. "These are 18-, 19-, 21 -year old kids. They need to be protected that...

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