Local College Football Roundup: Stanford's Last Chance To Make Playoff ImpressionStanford and Notre Dame play what amounts to be a playoff elimination game, as both the Cardinal and Irish need a win to remain on the radar as the season comes to a close. USC and UCLA will do battle for the Pac-12 South division championship as well.
Know Your Enemy: Can Cal Slow Down Stanford Breakout RB Christian McCaffrey?A week after clinching bowl eligibility, Cal looks for a win against rival Stanford as the Cardinal look to wrap up the Pac-12 North and keep their dimming playoff hopes alive. Stanford running back Christain McCaffrey will be key to Stanford's chances.
Local College Football Roundup: Stanford Looks For Big Win In Big Game Vs. Cal To Keep Playoff Hopes AliveThe Pac-12 appears to be climbing a steep uphill battle to the College Football Playoff, but Stanford can remain in the hunt with a win against Cal.
Senior Spotlight: Cal's Trio of Senior Receivers Look To Finally Beat Stanford in The Big GameCal's senior trio of wide receivers -- Maurice Harris, Trevor Davis and Bryce Treggs -- helped lead cal to snapping a losing streak to become bowl eligible last week. Can they keep it going and snap Cal's losing streak to rival Stanford this week?
Local College Football Roundup: Is Pac-12 Already In Danger Of Missing College Football Playoff?The Pac-12 could be in a dangerous spot in the College Football Playoff if the first batch of rankings are any indication. Last year proved the first rankings mean very little, but the Pac-12 still is living on the edge.
Local College Football Roundup: Cal Among Pleasant Surprises In Pac-12's First HalfThe first half of the Pac-12 season has not been short on stories. From USC making a coaching change, to the rise of Utah and Cal and fall of Oregon, the Pac-12 has had a little bit of everything to discuss at the midpoint of the season.
Local College Football Roundup: USC's Coaching Vacancy Should Be Watched By All In Pac-12With USC parting ways with Steve Sarkisian, USC now enters a job search that could be a game changer for the Trojans and the entire Pac-12.
Local College Football Roundup: Barry Sanders Jr. Turning a Corner At StanfordDon't call him Barry Sander Jr. Instead, call Stanford's maturing running back Barry J., as he is beginning to show he is his own person on the playing field as Stanford's offense comes together.
Can Chasson Randle And The Cardinal Make Some Noise?In his final season with the Cardinal, Randle is the utensil which stirs the pot for Stanford, which headed into play this week with an overall mark of 18-10 (lost to Oregon on March 1 73-70) and 9-7 in league play.
The Grant Napear Show - September 5, 2014
Stanford Shuts Out UC Davis In Season Opener, 45-0 Ty Montgomery returned his first career punt for a touchdown and caught five passes for 77 yards and another score, and No. 11 Stanford tuned up for a date with No. 15 Southern California next week by routing UC Davis 45-0 on Saturday.
No. 11 Stanford Set To Open Season Vs. UC Davis David Shaw was an assistant on the Baltimore Ravens in the fall of 2005 when he heard about the most unlikely upset: UC Davis 20, Stanford 17.