1. Stanford 'Hasn't Earned the Right to Be Overconfident,' Shaw Says

    How things change in a year. Stanford went into last year's Big Game needing a win to secure a berth in the Pac-12 title game. It won by 50 and wound up going the Rose Bowl....

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  2. Stanford Quarterback Hogan Has Options

    Quarterback Kevin Hogan would not discuss his future at Stanford last week before what might have been his last home game or this week before what might be his final Big Game.....

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  3. Stanford Football Team Not Creating Turnovers

    Ranked at or near the bottom of the Pac-12 in every major statistical category, Stanford's offense has understandably received most of the attention this season.....

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  4. Skov (Undisclosed) Doubtful vs. Cal

    Stanford FB Pat Skov is doubtful for Big Game. Shaw says he may be back for UCLA, but that doesn't sound certain at all...

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  5. Stanford Loses to Utah in Overtime 20-17

    David Shaw had just started to methodically address the litany of mistakes that led to Stanford's latest loss when a booming voice from the adjacent room nearly drowned out the Cardinal head coach...

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  6. Stanford's Henry Anderson Comes Up Big in His Final Home Game

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  7. Shaw Reflects on Not Kicking FG Late vs. Utes

    "About the easiest decision today. Not even close." Shaw on punting instead of trying 51-yd FG late in regulation .....

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  8. Smash-Mouth Football? Stanford Tries a More Uptempo Approach

    Here's a question for Pac-12 Conference football fans. Which quarterback said the following on Tuesday?: “The no-huddle, uptempo fits us.''.....

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  9. The Man Stanford Has to Stop in Saturday's Game Against Utah

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  10. Stanford Football Has Pride on Line — and a Bay Area Bowl

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  11. David Shaw Explains Why McCaffrey Not More Involved in Offense

    During a season in which Stanford's offense has malfunctioned repeatedly in key situations, the limited use of freshman Christian McCaffrey is perhaps the most perplexing issue for fans, former players and television analysts alike...

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  12. Lineman Austin Maihen Expected to End Up at Stanford

    Santa Margarita Coach Rick Curtis said Sunday that standout offensive lineman Austin Maihen, a Washington State commit, was offered by Stanford earlier this week and that's the school he's expected to attend...

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  13. Stanford's Try to Stop the Bleeding

    Two teams coming off painful defeats to Oregon square off Saturday in Palo Alto, and it'll be defining contest in many ways.....

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  14. David Shaw's Team Has Been a Huge Disappointment

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  15. Stanford's Run Game Is 3rd-Worst in Pac-12

    This is rare territory for Stanford, at least since it started hanging out in BCS bowls in the 2010 season.....

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  16. Stanford Program's Momentum Hinges on Critical Final Three Games

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  17. Stanford Cardinal routed 45-16 by Marcus Mariota and Oregon

    Stanford's quest for its third consecutive conference championship evaporated Saturday amid an all-systems failure in its most important game of the season.....

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  18. Dissecting Stanford's Problems in Loss to Oregon

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  19. Thompson: Stanford Lacks Toughness of Old

    The hosts were braced for a fight. Based on the history between these teams, Oregon was ready for Stanford to come to town with the grit and grind that usually causes problems.....

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  20. With Pac-12 Reign Over, Stanford Faces a Pivotal Juncture

    They are still alive mathematically, but for all intents and purposes, Stanford's two-year reign at the top of the Pac-12 is over...

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  21. Without Hoffpauir and Maybe Parry, Cardinal Will Try to Bag the Ducks

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  22. Wilner: Stanford Win on Saturday Could End Oregon's Playoff Hopes

    The first Saturday in November brings one of the most anticipated games of the Pac-12 season, a prime-time showdown matching teams that are fresh off big wins and packing lofty postseason goals...

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  23. 'Old Man' Pratt an Unselfish Contributor for Cardinal

    In winter ball in 2008, a young catcher from the Giants organization was about to handle a bullpen session for a veteran minor-league pitcher from the Dodgers' system.....

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  24. QB Play Has Defined Stanford-Oregon Game

    When contemplating the career arcs of Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota and Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan over the last two years, there has been a “Yeah, but…” element for each...

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  25. Shaw: DL Shittu out for Rest of Season

    David Shaw said today that DL @AzizShittu will miss the entire rest of the season including the bowl game. Should be back for spring ball. .....

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