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Josh Nunes

Josh Nunes #6 of the Stanford Cardinal.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stanford QB Nunes Retires From Football After ‘Freak Accident’

The former starting quarterback retired from the sport Monday after a complete tear of his right chest muscle, ending a collegiate career filled with dramatic highs and devastating injuries.

04/29/2013

Josh Nunes #6 of Stanford University drops back to pass against San Jose State University in the third quarter of an NCAA football game at Stanford Stadium on August 31, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Spring Painful For Stanford, Other Pac-12 Football Teams

A painful spring has taken a toll on football teams in the Pac-12. Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes may not be ready for the fall after suffering an undisclosed injury to his throwing arm during a workout.

04/17/2013

Josh Nunes #6 of the Stanford Cardinal.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

No Longer Starter, QB Nunes Still Helping Stanford

In the midst of eighth-ranked Stanford’s surprising run to Friday night’s Pac-12 title game against No. 17 UCLA, Josh Nunes’ new role might appear to be an awkward and unenviable one.

11/28/2012

Quarterback Kevin Hogan #8 of the Stanford Cardinal. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

No. 16 Stanford Names Hogan As New Starting QB

In one of the smoothest and least controversial midseason changes any major program will ever have, Kevin Hogan has quietly supplanted Josh Nunes under center.

11/06/2012

Wide receiver Kasen Williams #2 of the Washington Huskies makes a catch against safety Ed Reynolds #29 of the Stanford Cardinal on September 27, 2012 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

No. 8 Stanford Stunned By Washington In 17-13 Loss

Washington rallied from 10 points down to stun No. 8 Stanford 17-13 on Thursday night.

09/27/2012

Josh Nunes and Andrew Luck of the Stanford Cardinal (L) warm up with their teammates before their game against the San Jose State Spartans and at Stanford Stadium on September 3, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

No. 21 Stanford Looks To ‘Steal’ A Win Vs. No. 2 USC

With Andrew Luck no longer around to match Matt Barkley, the No. 21 Cardinal (2-0) must find a way to slow second-ranked Southern California’s passing game Saturday night in a rematch of last season’s triple-overtime thriller.

09/11/2012

Josh Nunes #6 of Stanford University drops back to pass against San Jose State University in the third quarter of an NCAA football game at Stanford Stadium on August 31, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

No. 21 Stanford Survives Late Rally From San Jose State

Jordan Williamson kicked a career-long 46-yard field goal and the go-ahead score from 20 yards, and No. 21 Stanford survived a 20-17 win over San Jose State on Friday night in its first game since Andrew Luck left.

08/31/2012

Josh Nunes and Andrew Luck of the Stanford Cardinal (L) warm up with their teammates before their game against the San Jose State Spartans and at Stanford Stadium on September 3, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

No. 21 Stanford Opens Post-Luck Era Vs SJSU

Back then, former Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh allowed defenders to sack the quarterback on select plays. Nunes ran into the huddle for his turn in the rotation, and Harbaugh threw him a curve.

08/30/2012

Josh Nunes and Andrew Luck of the Stanford Cardinal (L) warm up with their teammates before their game against the San Jose State Spartans and at Stanford Stadium on September 3, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Josh Nunes Wins Stanford QB Job, Replacing Luck

Cardinal coach David Shaw announced Tuesday that the junior won the lengthy and close competition against sophomore Brett Nottingham. He replaces the NFL’s No. 1 overall pick and two-time Heisman Trophy runner-up Andrew Luck.

08/21/2012

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