”Somewhere down there a tree is celebrating”-Brent Musberger commenting on Stanford’s win over Notre Dame Played 6 times.
Great NYT article about Stanford tailback Toby Gerhart.
The leading quote sort of implies it’s been a while since Stanford was a football powerhouse, but mostly brags about its academics:Four Stanford graduates have become Supreme Court justices since the football team produced its only Heisman Trophy winner, Jim Plunkett, in 1970.
Now that my alma mater, Brown, is in reputational free fall, I’m turning my rooting energy toward Stanford. My buddy Hector puts on these great tailgates every Saturday, and the atmosphere in Palo Alto is fantastic. I feel like I’ve been accepted as an honorary alum, with a mutual wink that I never could have cut it in class there back in my misspent youth :-)
Stanford rampaged USC! #smashmouthfootball
Went to the Stanford/Oregon game this weekend and what a game it was. Stanford put up a ton of offense (as did Oregon) and pulled off a huge upset. My buddy Andrew Phillips #71 for Stanford helped their running back rack up 200+ yards rushing.