Key re­ceiver in­jured

San Francisco Chronicle Late Edition - - COLLEGE FOOTBALL - By Rusty Sim­mons Rusty Sim­mons is a San Fran­cisco Chron­i­cle staff writer.

Cal sopho­more re­ceiver Demetris Robert­son missed Saturday night’s game against Ole Miss with an undis­closed in­jury.

The 6-foot, 190-pound speed­ster had seven catches for 70 yards and two car­ries for 40 yards and a touch­down in the Bears’ 2-0 start, a year af­ter earn­ing Fresh­man All-Amer­ica hon­ors with 50 catches for 767 yards and seven touch­downs.

Univer­sity of­fi­cials ex­pect to up­date Robert­son’s con­di­tion Mon­day.

Shades of Johnny Foot­ball: When Cal de­fen­sive co­or­di­na­tor Tim DeRuyter flipped on the tape this week of Ole Miss quar­ter­back Shea Pat­ter­son, it in­stantly shut­tled him back to six years ago.

DeRuyter was the de­fen­sive co­or­di­na­tor at Texas A&M in

2011, when his unit prac­ticed daily against scout-team quar­ter­back Johnny Manziel.

“The first time I saw (Pat­ter­son), I thought I was look­ing at Johnny Foot­ball again,” DeRuyter said be­fore Saturday night’s game. “I was think­ing, ‘Oh, crap. Here we go again.’ ”

Cal scout-team quar­ter­back Bran­don McIl­wain did his best dur­ing the week to mimic Pat­ter­son, who is a ver­i­fied es­cape artist and en­tered the game lead­ing the na­tion in pass­ing yards per game (459.0) and tied for No. 1 with UCLA’s Josh Rosen for pass­ing touch­downs (nine).

But noth­ing could pre­pare

the Bears for the real thing. Pat­ter­son went 14-of-19 for 267 yards and two touch­downs in giv­ing Ole Miss a 16-7 half­time lead.

“If he gets out on the edge and ex­tends plays, that’s where the ex­plo­sive plays hap­pen,” DeRuyter said. “As much as pos­si­ble, we’re go­ing to try to keep him from do­ing that, re­al­iz­ing that it won’t be per­fect. No­body has been.”

Wal­dorf ex­hibit: In cel­e­bra­tion of the 70th an­niver­sary of Pappy Wal­dorf tak­ing over the Bears’ foot­ball pro­gram, Cal has un­veiled two 50-foot dis­play cases at Me­mo­rial Sta­dium. One is ded­i­cated to Wal­dorf, who went 67-32-4 and took Cal to three Rose Bowls, and the other is fo­cused on his play­ers, 12 of whom were All-Amer­i­cans.

Briefly: Cal’s cap­tains were se­nior in­side line­backer Ray­mond Dav­i­son III, ju­nior run­ning back Pa­trick Laird and se­nior wide re­ceiver Jor­dan Veasy. … The 49ers had six scouts at the game, and the Raiders, Jets, Giants and Steel­ers each had at least one.

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