41 years of disappointment have ended, as Stanford has won the Rose Bowl for the first time since 1972, defeating a feisty Wisconsin team, 20-14. The Cardinal defense was outstanding again, as it held the Badgers scoreless for the entire second half.
Stanford finishes the year 12-2, and has now won 35 games in the past three season, tying Boise State for the most of any FBS team in that stretch.
We've graded each unit on their performance in one of the biggest wins in the storied history of Stanford football. Let's take a look.