No. 5 Oregon looks to break Stanford's streak

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Fifth-ranked Oregon hosts Stanford on Saturday afternoon, and no doubt there are several Ducks who have considered that for the past two seasons, the Cardinal have spoiled the Ducks' national championship hopes. In 2012, Oregon was ranked No. 1 when the fourteenth-ranked Cardinal came to Autzen and shocked the Ducks 17-14 on Jordan Williamson's 37-yard...
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Oregon Ducks vs. Stanford Cardinal Game Preview and Prediction

The annual meeting between Stanford and Oregon has played a key role in shaping the Pac-12 championship in recent seasons. Over the last four years...
Via Athlon Sports
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Stanford Cardinal at Oregon Ducks: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images Months ago a November match-up between Stanford and Oregon appealed to many. Now these two SEC foes face off with Oregon having the most to lose. No. 5 Oregon (7-1) and Stanford (5-3) will each be looking for the win here. Oregon knows a win is necessary if they want to make the college football playoff. Coverage of the game between Stanford and Oregon will air on FOX...
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Ducks' D unconcerned with Stanford's new look

Even though Stanford is sporting a new look on offense, that won't change Oregon's overall defensive strategy on Saturday afternoon when the two teams meet. The Ducks' defense is aiming to be on the field as little as possible, shutting down whatever style of offense Stanford presents and allowing their own high-flying offense to put up points. ''We've got...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Can Scott Frost and the Oregon coaches figure out Stanford, this time around?

Two seasons running the Ducks have played Stanford in phone booth games where loose changes like this one made the difference. This year, Oregon needs to control tempo, seize momentum and go full-Mariota on The Cardinal (Nate Barrett, Oregon Daily Emerald photo). Never approach any great task with a spirit of fear, but always strive to know your opponent. Saturday night the Ducks...
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Stanford-Oregon Preview Capsule

STANFORD (5-3, 3-2 Pac-12) at No. 5 Oregon (7-1, 4-1 Pac-12), 7:35 p.m. ET (Fox). Line: Oregon by 8. Series Record: Stanford leads 46-20-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE The Cardinal have upset the Ducks the past two seasons, thwarting Oregon's hopes for a national title. With one loss already to Arizona, Saturday's game is a must-win if the Ducks want a shot at being included in college...
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Oregon football tickets up 17% for matchup vs Stanford

The Oregon Ducks (7-1), who rank No. 5 in the most recent AP Poll, will look for their fourth straight win when they host the slugging Stanford Cardinal (5-3). Oregon’s offense, which has scored 40+ points in three straight games, put up 59 points en-route to a convincing 59-42 road victory over the California Bears. Quarterback Marcus Mariota threw for 326 yards and five touchdowns...
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Stanford looking to build on NCAA tournament run

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) The status of Johnny Dawkins' job at Stanford seemed shaky most of last season until a surprising run to the NCAA tournament's round of 16 quieted his critics. At least for a little while. Dawkins, who signed an undisclosed contract extension in September, knows the noise around him will only remain at bay as long as the Cardinal keep winning deep into...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanford trying to upend No. 5 Oregon a new way

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) Sick of losing and on the verge of irrelevance in the Pac-12 race, David Shaw did what some thought he never would. Shaw scrapped Stanford's model of offense for a spread-style approach more in line with the rest of the conference. The Cardinal crushed Oregon State 38-14 last Saturday with fly sweeps, read-options and multiple wide receiver sets, sometimes...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting The Cardinal: This isn’t the Tyler Gaffney and Shane Skov show anymore

by Adam Vinton, from reader comments Against Oregon State, Stanford did the majority of their damage in the first half. They scored 10 points in the second. On offense, Stanford threw slants and misdirection at the defense. When ASU beat Stanford, their offense was what you typically think of when you think Stanford: run straight ahead and occasionally throw deep to keep the defense...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Manic Monday

  Every hectic Monday brings three things: the end of the weekend, back to work, and the new Volleyball polls. We’ll look at NCAA women’s DI, DII, and CIS men. And, speaking of hectic, or manic, Mondays, I am reminded of the song “Manic Monday” by the Bangles and written by Prince under the pseudonym of Christopher. “It’s just another manic Monday I wish it were Sunday...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals RB Taylor Will Miss At Least A Month

Cardinals No. 2 running back Stepfan Taylor is expected to miss time due to a calf injury suffered early in the game against Philadelphia.Fantasy Spin:Andre Ellington has been carrying the workload, but Taylor has been usefull in the red zone. Marion Grice figures to inherit the backup role.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon State Beavers at Stanford Cardinal Photo Highlights

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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanford routs Oregon St. 38-14, faces Oregon next

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) Kevin Hogan threw for two touchdowns and ran for another, Ty Montgomery returned a punt for a score and Stanford's sporadic offense busted out of its slump in a 38-14 rout of Oregon State on Saturday. The Cardinal (5-3, 3-2 Pacific 12) controlled the game from start to finish, showing more diverse looks that they have all season - just like coach David...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon State Beavers at Stanford Cardinal: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday two Pac-12 schools face off against one another when the Stanford Cardinal host the Oregon State Beavers. While neither Oregon State (4-2) or Stanford (4-3) enter this one ranked, both know it is imperative to win in this one if they have aspirations of finishing inside the top 25. Coverage of the game between Stanford and Oregon State will air on ESPN2 and WatchESPN...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Shaw shoulders blame for Cardinal struggles

Kevin Hogan was 19-39 in Stanford’s loss to Arizona State, but coach David Shaw says the team’s recent struggles are not Hogan’s fault. The senior quarterback is 2-0 against the Ducks as a starter (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports photo). In a story by David Lombardi of, Stanford coach David Shaw took responsibility for his team’s recent struggles. The Cardinal fell...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Shaw shoulders blame for Stanford's slide

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) David Shaw has answered questions about Stanford's ability to remain a football powerhouse since he succeeded Jim Harbaugh as coach in January 2011, and the debate fires up any time his team begins to slide. The ''outside noise,'' as Shaw calls it, might be at the loudest level of his tenure. The Cardinal's third loss of the season ...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State 26, Stanford 10: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

 The battle in the desert turned into a one sided affair as the Arizona State Sun Devils shut down the Stanford Cardinal, 26-10.The Sun Devils had lost to the Cardinal in their previous five meetings, and not one player on the Arizona State roster had ever experienced a win over the Stanford Cardinal. Arizona State came out strong, and controlled the clock from the opening whistle...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanford Cardinal vs. Arizona State Sun Devils: TV coverage, live stream, preview

Game information for Stanford vs. Arizona State in Week 8: When: Saturday, Oct. 18, 10:30 p.m. ET Where: Tempe, Ariz. TV: ESPN Live stream: You can stream the game live here. Preview (from AP): Arizona State coach Todd Graham has repeatedly asked his players to embrace big games, not fear them. Winning when the spotlight is shining brightest is what takes teams to the elite...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanford at Arizona State: 5 Things to Know

On Saturday night, the battle between the 17th ranked Arizona State Sun Devils and the 23rd ranked Stanford Cardinal will be an old school, knock down brawl between two powerful programs out west.The game is a rematch from the 2013 PAC 12 Championship game where Stanford prevailed on the home turf of the Sun Devils 42-28, and earned their 2nd consecutive Rose Bowl bid.Not much as...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanford Cardinal at Arizona State Sun Devils: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday evening the No. 23 Stanford Cardinal will travel to take on the No. 17 Arizona State Sun Devils in a match-up of two Pac-12 schools. Stanford (4-2) and Arizona State (4-1) will each be looking to move to 3-1 in the Pac-12. Coverage of the game between these two schools will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 10:30 pm ET from Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, AZ. The Odds...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU hopes to learn from previous failings against Stanford

TEMPE, Ariz. -- When asked earlier this week about Arizona State's two losses to Stanford last season, coach Todd Graham replied playfully. "Well, I've been trying to forget about them, but you just brought it up," Graham joked. Though he made light of the moment, Graham certainly knows the Sun Devils' previous failures against Stanford provide a road map to...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 23 Stanford beginning tough road stretch

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) The road ahead for No. 23 Stanford just got a little more difficult. Cardinal coach David Shaw says wide receiver Devon Cajuste is expected to sit out against No. 17 Arizona State on Saturday night as he recovers from an apparent head injury. Tight end Austin Hooper also is questionable. Shaw says linebacker James Vaughters and wide receiver Michael Rector...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Connor Halliday Throws Absurd TD Pass vs. Stanford

The Washington State Cougars may have lost to the Stanford Cardinal last night, but Wazzu QB Connor Halliday did his best to keep them in the game. This touchdown pass was simply incredible; nothing like threading the needle. [@cjzero] The post Connor Halliday Throws Absurd TD Pass vs. Stanford appeared first on Diehardsport.
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington St. football tickets averaging just $18 for matchup with Stanford

The Stanford Cardinal (3-2), who rank No. 25 in the most recent AP Poll, will look to bounce back after a devastating, last-second defeat to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. With just 1:01 remaining in the fourth quarter, Stanford’s stout defense, which is allowing just 8.6 points per game, allowed a 24-yard touchdown pass to give the Fighting Irish the win. Stanford’s top playmakers...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss
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