After being manhandled by Oregon two weeks ago, Stanford responded with a big win over California in the "Big Game." With the win, Stanford moved to 10-1 on the season and rose to No. 6 in the BCS rankings.
If Stanford can take care of business at home against Notre Dame, they can basically guarantee playing in a BCS bowl game, with slim chances of playing in the BCS National Championship Game and the Rose Bowl.
This article assesses 10 potential teams which Stanford could play in BCS bowl games, along with a prediction of each possible outcome.