Thursday Feb 27
Rule of Tree
Stanford Spring Practice: 5 questions for the defense heading into 2014
The Cardinal defense has to replace its most important players and the coordinator - so what should we pay attention to this spring? Replacing your two best players - or at least the two players that clog the stat sheet the most - will not be an easy task, but the talent is capable of stepping up the challenge.
Palo Alto Weekly
Stanford promotes Anderson to defensive coordinator
Stanford has named Lance Anderson as its new Willie Shaw Director of Defense in an announcement made Friday morning.
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Packers now have 57 players under contract for next season
The Green Bay Packers now have 57 players under contract for next season, after signing two more to reserve-futures' contracts.
Even at the top, Mason still scrapping
Stanford defensive coordinator Derek Mason played cornerback at Northern Arizona, and he'd rate as short for the position even at an FCS school.
Stanford's Murphy instilled with toughness by his dad
Trent Murphy leads the nation in sacks, is second in tackles for loss and, thanks in part to his dad, is rated by his coach as "the nastiest guy on the team."