Stanford QB Josh Nunes. Photo via ESPN.
Stanford has found the replacement for the departed starting QB Andrew Luck. Redshirt junior Josh Nunes got the nod Tuesday to lead the Cardinal's offense in 2012, beating out Brett Nottingham.
Nunes is a little philosophical about replacing arguably one of the greatest QB's in Stanford history.
"The great thing is the path has been laid for how to
be a successful quarterback here at Stanford," Nunes said, referring to
Luck's career. "So, really, it's just following that pattern and
emulating the kind of player that he was and the kind of person that he
was here. I also got to realize I'm not Andrew Luck, and by no means am I
trying to be exactly him. I'm trying to come out here and run this
high-powered offense that we got and get it to the playmakers that we
Nunes won't get too much time to reflect. After games against San Jose State and Duke, the new Cardinal QB goes from frying pan into fire as Sta...