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San Jose State Ranked No. 25 In BCS

The San Jose State Spartans have made their debut in the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) rankings at No. 25, earning their first national ranking since 1990.


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Stanford Has Shot To Derail Oregon’s Title Hopes

For the past two years, the Cardinal have been the Pac-12’s second-best team. All along they’ve been chasing the same program,
and — like everybody else in the conference — have been unable to keep pace.


Timothy Bradley and Manny Pacquiao exchange punches during their WBO welterweight title fight at MGM Grand Garden Arena on June 9, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Pacquiao-Bradley Revisited

The five judges who reviewed the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley fight for the WBO all scored Pacquiao the winner, contrary to the original split decision in favor of Bradley.


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As Luck Era Ends At Stanford, Rebuilding Begins

As one of the most promising and productive periods in the program’s history ends, the real challenge for first-year head coach David Shaw begins this offseason: Keeping the Cardinal among the nation’s elite.


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Oklahoma State Tops Stanford In Fiesta Bowl OT Duel

Quinn Sharp hit a 22-yard field goal in overtime to give No. 3 Oklahoma State a 41-38 win over Andrew Luck and No. 4 Stanford in a wildly entertaining Fiesta Bowl.


Quarterbacks Andrew Luck of Stanford and Brandon Weeden of OSU (Ezra Shaw/Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Stanford To Face #3 Oklahoma State In Fiesta Bowl

It’s been a long, difficult year for the Fiesta Bowl, first with a dud of a game, then nearly losing its BCS status after an investigation into financial improprieties.


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Luck, Stanford Make Heisman, BCS Cases

Andrew Luck cemented his status atop Stanford’s record books, made his final case for the Heisman Trophy and put the program in position for a second straight BCS bowl.


Cal Berkeley vs Stanford 2011

Shaw Says BCS ‘Flawed,’ Makes Case For Stanford

All season Stanford coach David Shaw has kept quiet about the Bowl Championship Series rankings and tried to keep the focus on his team’s upcoming opponent.


Stanford’s Andrew Luck and Oregon’s LaMichael James (Ezra Shaw/Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Stanford, Oregon Matchup Has Potential To Be A Classic

Saturday’s game between No. 3 Stanford and sixth-ranked Oregon may not generate the same kind of hype as LSU-Alabama, but it has the potential to be one of the greatest games in a conference that’s had its share over the years.


Head coach David Shaw speaks to Andrew Luck #12 of the Stanford Cardinal (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: A Conversation With Stanford Coach David Shaw

Stanford is ranked fourth in the BCS standings after a comeback triple overtime victory at USC Saturday.