Back from a brief relocation-related hiatus, former Cardinal offensive lineman Greg Schindler discusses the topic of trash talk on the gridiron, the verbal sparring during a football game that can range from nasty to nice...to nuts! From classic Glaspie-an quips to memorable malapropistic Mollerisms, read on for a point of view from a seasoned veteran of the verbal wars. Photo: Stanford Photo
October 2, 2008
Injuries always take some of the fun out of spring practice, but this year's list of walking and non-walking wounded is a little disturbing. But fear not, many of the missing are making progress in their respective recoveries and should be joining the team sooner than later. Read on for player-by-player details on the various missing pieces of the 2008 Cardinal's still-to-be-assembled puzzle.
February 26, 2008
Stanford battled Notre Dame on Saturday in a game that could have gone either way. The Cardinal had some highlights - including the brief return of Anthony Kimble - that The Bootleg's photographer, Mark Godi, was on the sideline to capture for your enjoyment.
November 26, 2007
For those of us obsessed with the collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data, The Bootleg's Contributing Columnist & Senior Statistician Terry Johnson examines Notre Dame's numbers for the 2007 season in comparison with Stanford's. While the Irish have set a record for losses this season, Saturday's game will not be a gimme.
November 20, 2007
For those of us obsessed with the collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data, The Bootleg's Contributing Columnist and resident statistician Terry Johnson examines the current sorry state of the Stanford passing game, which has become "LESS Than A Passing Fancy" for those of you into vintage Cardinal marketing slogans.
November 7, 2007
For those of us obsessed with the collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data, Terry Johnson sobers us up in time for TCU without raining on the Cardinal's pigskin parade following last Saturday's epic upset win over 41-point favorite USC. Read on for a deeper appreciation of the impact of turnovers and the need to light a sustainable fire under the struggling Cardinal offense.
October 9, 2007