The Stanford (Housing) Bubble

Jim Harbaugh said there were 100 to 150 players Stanford could recruit each year who will both be admitted and play at the Bowl Championship Series level. That puts a premium on staff continuity. Coaching and teaching the playe...
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In Need of Luck

Here's the gist: fans can vote for who they want to win the Heisman, and the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in the fan vote become the three slots on a real Heisman ballot. Granted, the impact of one ballot is tiny, but when...
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Take 5

Two things we love: The New York Times and college sports blogs. So, the paper’s “The Quad” college sports blog is a natural match for us here at the Daily Axe. When “The Quad” published a post pre...
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Steve Jobs

Pac-12 Network Can Change Internet Sports

Roughly a year from now, the Pac-12 will have its own functioning television network. And roughly a year from now, that network could change how people around the world watch sports.
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Harry Potter

Mid-Week Links: Big Game, Basketball, and Harry Potter

It's arguably the biggest week of the year for Stanford Athletics. Not only is it Big Game Week, but the basketball teams are finally playing games that count and several Cardinal squads are deep into their respective postseaso...
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Tree Ad Cropped

New “This is SportsCenter” feat. Tree

ESPN has just unveiled a new "This is SportsCenter" advertisement that first appeared on YouTube this past weekend and that is scheduled to air on ESPN for this first time this week. The spot features the Stanford Tree and Atla...
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