The Stanford Cardinal will be competing in a bowl game for the second year in a row after the 2011 college football regular season comes to an end. The question is which bowl game will they be playing in.
After a brilliant start to the season, Stanford has stumbled a bit in recent weeks. Two weeks ago, the Cardinal suffered their first loss to the Pac-12 rival Oregon Ducks.
Their next game saw Stanford hosting the California Golden Bears and stumbling a bit.
However, despite their recent poor form, the Cardinal still have an extremely outside opportunity at making the BCS title game.
The following scenarios are all possibilities. Some of them may be highly unlikely, but nonetheless they are all possibilities.