1. Golden State Warriors Keep Losing: Loyal Fans Deserve Much Better

    The Golden State Warriors entered the second season of the Joe Lacob-Peter Guber ownership era with high hopes...

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  2. January Grades for Stanford and the Pac-12 North

    It’s been an eventful January so far for Stanford and its rivals in the Pac-12 North division, over and above the usual drama as we count down to the February 1 date for high school players to sign national letters of intent...

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  3. Darron Thomas's Departure Lifts Stanford's 2012 Pac-12 North Chances

    Oregon Ducks quarterback Darron Thomas surprised the CFB world with his decision to enter the NFL draft. The Ducks, who had already lost running back LaMichael James via early exit ...

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  4. Stanford Football: 5 Best Recruiting Classes in Recent Cardinal History

    Stanford football, fresh off a tremendous 11-2 season, has many reasons for optimism in 2012, along with a few areas needing improvement ...

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  5. LSU vs. Alabama: Crimson Tide Wins National Championship, so What Next for CFB?

    Monday night’s NCG at the Superdome was a coronation for the Alabama defense and coaching staff. A talented LSU offense team looked all slow and no geaux. Congrats to the Crimson Tide and Coach Saban on a masterful performance...

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  6. Stanford vs. Oregon State Basketball: 4-OT Win Bodes Well for Cardinal

    When we last reported on the Stanford men’s basketball team, they had exceeded everyone’s expectations at the November 2011 preseason NIT at Madison Square Garden...

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  7. Stanford Football 2012: 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic

    It’s now been a few days since 11-2 Stanford’s come-from-ahead 41-38 overtime Fiesta Bowl loss to Oklahoma State. Fear not, for there are at least five huge reasons to be optimistic for the Cardinal's 2012 season...

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  8. Fiesta Bowl 2012: Final Grades for Andrew Luck and Stanford

    Remember when you took an exam in high school or college, only to have the teacher or professor delay grading it? After you had spent all that time studying, the teacher was slow in posting the grades? That was just plain wrong...

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  9. 2012 Fiesta Bowl: 5 Things for Stanford to Improve in 2012

    Stanford ended the Andrew Luck era and the 2011 season with a 41-38 overtime loss to Oklahoma State in the Fiesta Bowl on Monday night...

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  10. Fiesta Bowl 2012: New Year's Update

    Happy 2012. It’s the day before the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Arizona, where No. 3 Oklahoma State faces No. 4 Stanford on Monday evening in what could be the best bowl game of the season...

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  11. Stanford in the Fiesta Bowl: My Favorite Cardinal Bowl Memory

    Many Stanford football fans, when asked about their favorite Cardinal bowl games, will answer one of two ways: 1...

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  12. Stanford's 5 Key Fiesta Bowl Players

    Stanford arrived in Phoenix on Monday afternoon and began practice on Tuesday in preparation for the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl...

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  13. Stanford's Top 5 Bowl Wins: A Pair of Roses, an Orange, a Sun and a Blockbuster

    Fourth-ranked Stanford faces # 3 Oklahoma State on January 2 in the highly anticipated Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, AZ...

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  14. Stanford WR Chris Owusu Likely out for Fiesta Bowl

    The Associated Press reported on Friday night that Stanford’s star senior wideout Chris Owusu will likely miss the Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma State on January 2...

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  15. Ryan Braun by the Numbers in 2011: The Obvious and the Obscure

    In 2010, Milwaukee Brewers LF Ryan Braun put up All-Star numbers which, nonetheless, were among the worst of his MLB career, with all-time lows in homers, triples, steals, slugging percentage and other hitting and baserunning categories...

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  16. Who Will Follow Andrew Luck as Stanford's Next QB?

    Stanford is headed for the Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma State on Jan. 2. Widely regarded as among the most anticipated of all of the bowl games, it will be QB Andrew Luck ’s final game as a collegian...

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  17. 5 Reasons Why Andrew Luck Didn't Win the Heisman Trophy

    Robert Griffin III is certainly a worthy Heisman Trophy winner. And for the second straight year, Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck finished second in the voting...

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  18. Stanford Cardinal Football 2011: 5 Players Who Stepped It Up This Season

    Stanford is headed to the Fiesta Bowl on January 2nd against Oklahoma State. The Cardinal finished fourth in the final BCS rankings, with an 11-1 record...

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  19. Reeves Nelson Out, Losses Mount: You Can't Spell Dysfunctional Without U-C-L-A

    Was it only just a few years ago that the UCLA Bruins made three straight trips to the NCAA Final Four? Those teams were led by future NBA stars such as Russell Westbrook, Darren Collison, Kevin Love, Jrue Holiday, Aaron Afflalo and on and on and on...

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  20. Andrew Luck Deserves the Heisman Trophy

    There are five superb college football players headed to New York for this Saturday’s 77th Heisman Trophy award ceremony: Andrew Luck , Robert Griffin III, Montee Ball, Trent Richardson and Tyrann Mathieu...

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  21. Stanford's Fiesta Bowl Faceoff Against Oklahoma State: Defenses Optional

    Sunday night’s BCS announcement was applauded in Palo Alto, as the No. 4 Stanford Cardinal (11-1) received an invite to the 41st Tostitos Fiesta Bowl against No. 3 Oklahoma State (11-1) on January 2...

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  22. Stanford and Duke Seek First NCAA Women's Soccer Title

    For the third year in a row, Stanford has advanced to Sunday’s Women’s College Cup finals, blanking Florida State 3-0 in Friday’s national semifinal hosted by Georgia State University...

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  23. Vince Young's Boulevard of Broken NFL Dreams

    On the night of Jan. 4, 2006, Texas QB Vince Young stood atop the sports world. He played one of the greatest college football games of all time, leading the undefeated Longhorns ...

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  24. MAC Attack: Why Northern Illinois vs. Ohio Will Be the Best Game of the Weekend

    This weekend is loaded with marquee CFB matchups . There’s Bedlam. There’s the SEC championship game, where an absent Alabama team will nonetheless likely be rewarded with an invite to play for the national title...

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  25. NCAA Women's College Cup Preview: 4th Time the Charm for Stanford?

    The US women's college soccer season culminates this weekend at Kennesaw, Georgia, with the College Cup. (And no, Hope Solo will not be participating, and in fact, this article has nothing at all to do with Hope Solo...

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