Coercion to Comment

We've implemented two measures that hopefully will encourage more comments on DailyAxe.com content. First of all, comments now go through a Disqus-powered platform, making commenting easier and more aesthetically pleasing. Seco...
by The Daily Axe Staff

Capital One Cup Logo

Stanford Women Win Capital One Cup

The Stanford women--not one team, but the entire female side of athletics--won the Capital One Cup yesterday, beating out Texas A&M and Cal for the honor. The inaugural award honors athletic excellence across sports in much the...
by The Daily Axe Staff


Stanford Tree

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

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...
by The Daily Axe Staff


PAC-10 Plaza

On Stanford Championship 100

The Stanford men's gymnastics team won the NCAA championship on Friday night in Columbus, and took home the team's second national title in three seasons in the process. And while collegiate gymnastics lies well outside the exp...
by The Daily Axe Staff

Harbaugh v. Stevens

Stevens or Harbaugh?

Whose coaching services are/were hotter in the sporting world: Brad Stevens's in March 2011 or Jim Harbaugh's in January 2011?
by The Daily Axe Staff