Jim Mora neatly encapsulated UCLA football history at recent Pac 12 media days in July.

“We are coming off a season that was, in our estimation, a little bit disappointing for us, especially the way it ended,” he said.

The way it ended was UCLA dropping the Foster Farms Bowl to a Nebraska team with a losing record.

So there you have it: “UCLA Football: Not a disaster, not a train wreck, not a total Chernobyl meltdown, but a little bit disappointing.” The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.