As part of senior day celebrations held earlier this month for Stanford's final home game of the regular season, outgoing players wore T-shirts that read: ''Last Walk.''
Time to bring those mementos out of the closet.
''We're going to have to change the date of our last walk T-shirt,'' fifth-year linebacker Chase Thomas said Sunday. ''Put some tape over it or something.''
The Pac-12 Conference championship game is coming to The Farm a year later than everybody expected - and for a matchup nobody could've predicted.
While Andrew Luck is gone, the eighth-ranked Cardinal (10-2, 8-1) are surprisingly where they've wanted to be all along: hosting the league title game Friday night in a quick rematch against No. 17 UCLA (9-3, 6-3), which overtook preseason No. 1 Southern California to capture the South Division crown.
So much for that Oregon-USC showdown so many had forecast this fall.
''I remember when nobody was giving us a look down at the Pac-12 media day,'' Thomas said. ''I tol...