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Luck Appears on ESPN

Stanford starting quarterback Andrew Luck appeared on SportsCenter today, via ESPN's mobile studio. The sophomore star discussed watching a draft he could have highlighted, his decision to stay at Stanford, and new head coach D...
by The Daily Axe Staff


SI Young

Remember our vow to call out national sports sources that don’t give Stanford and its athletes their proper due? Well, today that vow forces us to call your attention to Sports Illustrated‘s Stewart Mandel. In his p...
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Andrew Luck’s Secret Life

ESPN's Ted Miller suggests that (the now-shaven) Andrew Luck looks like musician Josh Groban (or, in the blog post, Josh Grobin).'s Andy Staples and Dan Rubenstein of The Solid Verbal draw the connection between Luck and...
by The Daily Axe Staff

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Ader Talks “This is SportsCenter” & Tree

On the day of the television premiere of the new "This is SportsCenter" spot featuring Tree, we had a chance to talk with Seth Ader, who oversees the "This is SportsCenter" campaign and serves as Senior Director of Sports Marke...
by Willys DeVoll



Call to Arms

Herbstreit on the Set of ESPN’s “College Gameday” with co-host Lee Corso (Image via Wikipedia) Hey Stanford fans–Kirk Herbstreit, perhaps ESPN’s best and most visible college football analyst, is h...
by The Daily Axe Staff


Procrastination Destination

Today is the intersection of Hump Day and Finals Week of the first quarter of the academic year. That means that for all of you study-overloaded students desperate for Friday to come, for all you loyal readers sitting in an off...
by The Daily Axe Staff