If one had to describe QB Josh Nunes’ playing career at Stanford in a nutshell, the operative phrase would be “hard-luck.”
The 13th-best pro-style quarterback in the 2009 recruiting class, according to Rivals.com, Nunes spent his first three years on “The Farm” on the sidelines while Andrew Luck starred for the Cardinal. (Nunes redshirted as a freshman in 2009.) He started...
Stanford QB Josh Nunes never got any Highlight Monday love, mostly because he got hurt every 4 days and eventually lost his job to Kevin Hogan, but now that he's "retiring" after a career-ending weightlifting injury we felt like we had to give him some very gentle daps. Here's Nunes leading the Cardinal over USC last year in what everybody thought was an upset:...
Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes was forced to retire from football after suffering a freak injury while doing some weightlifting.
Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes is retiring from football after he injured his throwing arm in February and missed spring practice.
Stanford also announced Monday that fullback Geoff Meinken was not going to return for a fifth year of eligibility because a knee injury.
Nunes started nine games last season before being replaced by Kevin Hogan. He completed 52.8 percent of his passes...
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April 29, 2013
Josh Nunes played his best collegiate game in Stanford's 54-48 overtime win over Arizona Saturday. His 21-34, 360-yard effort was peppered with three rushing touchdowns that garnered him Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week honors. The Bootleg puts the quarterback's performance to date in perspective.
No quarterback in the country has had to manage expectations the way Josh Nunes has had to this season succeeding the NFL's No. 1 overall pick.
In the last three weeks alone, the redshirt junior quarterback outplayed Heisman Trophy hopeful Matt Barkley to upset Southern California, shouldered the blame of a stunning loss at Washington and rallied No. 17 Stanford (4-1, 2-1 Pac...
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October 07, 2012
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - There will be no quarterback change at Stanford this week. And if David Shaw had his way, there will be no questions about the quarterback's job status either.
The second-year coach stood behind junior Josh Nunes on Tuesday, delivering an unprompted and unscripted message at the beginning of his weekly news conference that his struggling quarterback will...
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Alabama destroys Arkansas 52-0 in the worst home loss for the Razorbacks since 1919. (al.com)
John Nunes really is an Absolute Magician.
Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes' go-head touchdown pass to tight end Zach Ertz helps the Cardinal's defeat of...
Josh Nunes grew up in the shadows of Southern California's championships.
He had family and friends with UCLA roots, and no hint of football anywhere in his past.
Just a father who saw Stanford in his future.
Tim Nunes came home one day when Josh was 8 years old, sneaked up from behind and plopped a red Cardinal cap on his son's head. Josh Nunes wore the hat almost every...
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August 27, 2012
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.