Bootleg Video: Will Powers

Will Powers chose Stanford over Cal in the hottest Bay Area recruiting battle of 2005 and was named by SuperPrep the FarWest Defensive Player of the Year. So it is not a complete surprise to see the Peninsula product playing a prominent role with the first team defense this spring at "Sam" outside linebacker. Powers talks with us on camera about his new experiences in his first Stanford spring football.

There is no denying the youth movement on Stanford's defense, where there are a wealth of first-year players currently in the two deep at a number of positions.  After playing on the scout team defense last fall at both linebacker and defensive end, Will Powers is now asserting himself at the "Sam" outside linebacker position for the Cardinal this spring.  He talks about the adjustments and new experiences for him this year, the role and responsibilities of his position, the transition to a new outside linebackers coach, the attitude of the players in his class, and more...

Will Powers Scout Profile

Will Powers interview (part I) -
Will Powers interview (part II) -


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Will Powers Q&A (part I)
Will Powers Q&A (part II)


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