We last saw him on December 2, 2006 in Stanford's season finale. 6'7" Chris Marinelli has been on the shelf since, but on Sunday the redshirt sophomore right tackle made his 2007 debut participating in team action. The big Bostonian is a shot in the arm for the offensive line, and his unbridled excitement to be back on the field is carried with the same brute force as his play.
August 13, 2007
The book on Stanford's secondary in 2007 was already obvious: big questions at safety. The uncertainty and unease is now elevated significantly without starting strong safety Bo McNally available. The redshirt sophomore is out for the next several weeks with a broken hand, costing him training camp and possibly the season opener. What does that leave for Stanford at their two safety positions?
August 6, 2007
After the offense handled the defense on Saturday in Stanford's live scrimmage, the Cardinal coaching staff evened the playing field by moving on Monday three wide receivers to the secondary. For an explanation of the motive and expected impact, we talk with head coach Jim Harbaugh and defensive backs coach Clayton White. Plus reaction from redshirt freshman Marcus Rance, the most prominent mover.
April 26, 2007
Much fan and media attention was turned to the star-studded gathering at the preceding Alumni Game, but we were sure to take down the play-by-play for all 13 series of Saturday's scrimmage at Stanford Stadium. Presented here is the most detailed analysis and recap on the planet of the action in the Cardinal's second live scrimmage this spring, where the offense ruled the day running and passing.
April 24, 2007
For the third time this month, photographer Mark Godi has shot an afternoon of Stanford Football. His 31 shots in this gallery are the best yet of this spring, capturing the excitement and scenes during the Cardinal's live scrimmage inside Stanford Stadium. Enjoy the runs, catches, blocks, tackles, celebrations, observers and more.
April 23, 2007
For the first day in full pads of Stanford's spring practices, photographer Mark Godi was on the sideline to capture the action. Enjoy his 27 photos of the throws, catches, runs, kicks and more - including the two-minute drill touchdown reception that closed practice. Also John Elway addressing the team to start the day, as well as Bob Whitfield in attendance.
April 8, 2007
It's only the second week of the season, and there are already loads of changes for the Cardinal. This was a different week of practices, including a brutal Tuesday and surprising Wednesday. We also bring you the latest injury updates, scout team silent heroes, and changes in store on offense, defense and special teams.
September 7, 2006
You can't have a good discussion of the movements in Stanford's depth chart if you do not first paint the initial picture for the Cardinal on offense and defense. After three days of fall camp, we can comfortably describe the two-deep at all positions and offer that to you. Also: new nomenclature at linebacker, a Richard Sherman update, keeping Alex Fletcher at guard, frosh surprises, and more.
August 10, 2006