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 has decided to do what no athlete ever wants to do before he’s ready—hang up the cleats.
According to The Associated Press, Nunes has no other option after completely tearing his right chest muscle in February. He is set to medically retire.
"The injury shouldn't have happened, and we're not sure why it happened," said Josh’s...
This is why no one should be doing flat bench presses. Stanford QB Josh Nunes' college career is over after ripping his pectoralis major tendon completely off the bone.
The AP’s Antonio Gonzalez...
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Josh Nunes had a tough task ahead of him when he stepped in behind center for the Stanford Cardinal--that Andrew Luck guy left a pretty lasting impression. Little did he know that it would all come to an end for him not because he got laid out by a blitzing linebacker or pancaked by two defensive linemen.
He suffered a career ending injury just lifting weights.
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...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago
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...
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.