Earlier today, we showed you a tweet from former UCLA defensive end Datone Jones, who proclaimed that one of his “best memories” as a Bruin was the play in 2012 in which Matt Barkley was injured by a monster hit from Anthony Barr. It was a terrible, totally classless tweet that he later deleted (you can still see it here) after facing serious backlash.
Barkley himself saw the tweet, and responded to Jones with a shot of his own, although it was much more appropriate. He pointed to the scoreboard of the 2011 USC-UCLA matchup, which the Trojans won 50-0:
— Matthew Barkley (@MattBarkley) November 30, 2013
Point goes to Barkley.
You can catch this year’s battle between the two teams at 8:00 on ABC.