First Quarter Blog

After one quarter, Stanford leads Virginia Tech 7-2. The Card offense has punted twice already and has been caught in its end zone for a safety, but one brilliant playcall has Stanford up after 15 minutes. Read on...
January 3, 2011

T minus-10: Harbaugh, Aug. 25

With Stanford's season opener against Sacramento State on Sept. 4 growing closer by the day, several position competitions are starting to come into focus. Following practice on Wednesday, Coach Jim Harbaugh named a leader in the right tackle competition, discussed the wide receiver hierarchy, and touched on several other topics in his post-practice media session. Read on for the details…
August 26, 2010

"On the Spot" w/ OT Derek Hall (#53)

The Bootleg's Special Partner Dave Fowkes had a chance to catch up with fifth-year senior offensive lineman Derek Hall, who is a strong candidate to fill the critical role at right tackle as the Cardinal puts together its remaining puzzle pieces for 2010. There are still a few more practices before the starting line-up gets solidified so this will be one of the key competitions to track!
August 26, 2010

Complete Spring Game Stats

After numerous diversions (magazine, May recruiting) our complete play-by-play for Stanford's Spring Game is now finished. Whether you were unable to attend at Stanford Stadium, or you need to see the drives and playmakers detailed to repaint the picture, here is the entire account of the two-plus hours that concluded Stanford spring ball. Included are offensive, defensive and special teams stats.
May 29, 2007

Spring Game Photo Gallery I

The acclaimed photo galleries we have brought you throughout Stanford's spring ball have appropriately reflected the playmaking of the offense, but on Saturday in the Cardinal's final scrimmage, it was the defense on display. Mark Godi was in Stanford Stadium and shot his most prolific afternoon yet this spring. Here are his first 28 photos showing the collisions, catches, carries and excitement.
May 2, 2007

Spring Scrimmage #2 Report

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

Spring Ball Photo Gallery - 4/21

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

Special Teams Take Center Stage

Our eyes are still adjusting to the new sights at Stanford on the practice field with the new regime. After just the second day of spring ball, we explore the extraordinary time and intensity of work given to special teams. Also comments from Jim Harbaugh on some individual surprises, connecting the long ball, the erupting crisis in the interior of the defensive line and more.
April 7, 2007