| Aug 18, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Thirty years ago (1983) Stanford and Northwestern put their brainy football heads together to go a combined 3-19.
And no one blinked, cared, or was the least bit surprised, because mediocrity then was considered the price to be paid for academic...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Crimson Tide fans, book your vacation plans to sunny California.
If that line sounds familiar, it's because I wrote it Oct. 12, 2012 — in a blog post after the Southeastern Conference released its 2013 schedule.
It was weird not knowing then...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:24 PM
USC’s 20-17 victory over Stanford on Nov. 16 will resonate with Trojans players and fans for years to come.
Stanford players also have vivid memories of the game, which ended with Trojans fans storming the field at the Coliseum.
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Several NFL teams fired coaches Monday, so expect Stanford Coach David Shaw's name to once again be floated as a candidate for a pro job.
Shaw said that while it is "unbelievably flattering" and "really cool" to have his name come up, he has not been...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Stanford is thrilled to be in the Jan. 1 Rose Bowl and had another fantastic college football season under Coach David Shaw.
The Cardinal won its second straight Pac-12 Conference title, will be making its fourth consecutive Bowl Championship Series...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:05 PM
The last coach to lead UCLA to victory in the Rose Bowl game — or any significant bowl contest, for that matter — still refers to the Bruins as “we” out of habit and affection. Terry Donahue’s heart is still with UCLA, and...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:57 PM
The Pac-12 continued its (Eastern) time-honored tradition of playing host to some of the most compelling football ever played after midnight in Altoona.
Anybody can roll out great games on CBS in broad daylight, but the Pac-12 excels at impasses with...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:07 PM
This could be viewed as the next best thing to another week off for the UCLA football team, giving the Bruins more than two weeks to prepare for the Pac-12 Conference opener at Utah.
Coach Jim Mora might scoff at the thought, and there might be a...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:37 PM
The heart palpitations have stopped.
The hand-wringing is over.
The sleepless nights were put to rest.
That wraps up Dan Guerrero's week.
The UCLA athletic director's worst fear was unfolding. Washington needed a football coach and Jim Mora, the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:47 PM
UCLA running backs coach Steve Broussard has more to consider this week.
The Bruins head to Utah with an additional running back: Damien Thigpen is expected to play for the first time since suffering a knee injury against USC in November.
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Tucson has been anything but friendly to UCLA's football team.
The Bruins have lost four consecutive games at Arizona Stadium, and all came with an abnormal amount of suffering and turmoil.
Karl Dorrell and Rick Neuheisel had their fates as coaches...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Stanford is thrilled to be in the Jan. 1 Rose Bowl and had another fantastic year under David Shaw.
The school won its second straight Pac 12 title, is making its fourth straight BCS bowl appearance and is playing a top-five opponent in Michigan State....