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On The Clock: Broncos

On The Clock: Broncos

by Cody Roche

For much of the 2013 season, the Denver Broncos seemed destined to be champions. However, when given their Super Bowl opportunity, they were embarrassed and overwhelmed by the Seahawks... Read more

Ranking The ILB

Ranking The ILB

by David Seigerman

It was once the dominion of the game's giants. Bednarik. Nitschke. Butkus. Huff. The NFL didn't need to build a statue to honor middle linebackers; the men who played the position looked as if they themselves had been hewn from granite... Read more

Stanford Cardinal Report Card: Defense

Stanford Cardinal Report Card: Defense

by Henry McKenna

Stanford’s defense entered the season with hopes of leading the team to a BCS Championship. It fell short of that goal, but not for lack of trying — or production. The defense boasted the 10th-best points allowed total... Read more

Scouting The Rose Bowl

Scouting The Rose Bowl

by Bill Lund

The Rose Bowl pits the immovable object (Michigan State's defense) versus the irresistible force (Stanford's running attack). The Spartans unit won’t be at full strength after the suspension of middle linebacker and captain, Max Bullough... Read more

Party In The Opposing Backfield For Stanford

Party In The Opposing Backfield For Stanford

by Henry McKenna

It is rare for a college football player, positional group or team to meet expectations all of the time. While top-ranked Alabama has remained constant, the rest of the BCS math problem is filled with variables... Read more

Stanford's Well-Rounded Players

Stanford's Well-Rounded Players

by Henry McKenna

A well-kept man who reeked of palm-aid sat at the bar. “That’s the best play in football,” he said. He was commenting on a screen play to Pierre Thomas. “It works every time... Read more

Pile Of Dust And A Lot Of Blood

Pile Of Dust And A Lot Of Blood

by Henry McKenna

Stanford beat UCLA, 24-10, in a nominal upset on Saturday afternoon. Reboot Complete Stanford put on a clinic for run blocking and team defense. Last week, Utah outplayed Stanford... Read more

Special Teams Spark Stanford Against Washington

Special Teams Spark Stanford Against Washington

by Henry McKenna

Stanford held on for a 31-28 win against Washington on Saturday, bringing the Cardinal one step closer to a winner-take-all showdown against Oregon for the Pac-12 North title... Read more

A-S Who? Stanford's First Ranked Opponent

A-S Who? Stanford's First Ranked Opponent

by Henry McKenna

There was an open seat next to that girl, the gorgeous girl I saw around the library — my library crush. I took it. As she perused the New York Times, I thought about mentioning one of the headlines to her, maybe striking up a conversation... Read more