David Shaw

Stanford head coach David Shaw says he has no plans to coach in the NFL. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

The Cardinal Rule

Wait, what are YOU doing here? Yeah, you, in the vivid red…

Stanford head coach David Shaw says he has no plans to coach in the NFL. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Stanford football head coach David Shaw speaks to reporters on Thursday during

Stanford football rebounds after tense Pac-12 season

It was a Sunday, one day after Stanford lost to Utah in…

Stanford football head coach David Shaw speaks to reporters on Thursday during
San Francisco 49ers defensive backs L.J. McCray (31), Keith Reaser (27) and Jaquiski Tartt (29) during an NFL football mini-camp in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, June 10, 2015. (Jeff Chiu/AP Photo)

The wreckage in Santa Clara

This feels like one of those post-apocalyptic movies where Colin Kaepernick, played…

San Francisco 49ers defensive backs L.J. McCray (31), Keith Reaser (27) and Jaquiski Tartt (29) during an NFL football mini-camp in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, June 10, 2015. (Jeff Chiu/AP Photo)
Rick Scuteri/AP file photoDavid Shaw and Stanford are outside the Top 25 for the first time since 2010.

Shaw shoulders blame for Stanford’s slide

STANFORD -- David Shaw has answered questions about Stanford's ability to remain…

Rick Scuteri/AP file photoDavid Shaw and Stanford are outside the Top 25 for the first time since 2010.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoEric Cotton

No. 23 Stanford beginning tough road stretch

The grueling road ahead for the No. 23 Stanford football team just…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoEric Cotton
Darron Cummings/AP file photoHenry Anderson and Stanford are looking to shake off a loss at Notre Dame as they face Washington State on Friday.

No. 25 Stanford trying to refocus for Pac-12 race

STANFORD -- For the second time in three years, Stanford is trying…

Darron Cummings/AP file photoHenry Anderson and Stanford are looking to shake off a loss at Notre Dame as they face Washington State on Friday.
Darron Cummings/AP file photoStanford junior quarterback Kevin Hogan (8) sustained a leg injury during Saturday's game against Notre Dame

Stanford's Hogan has leg injury, expected to start vs. Washington State

STANFORD -- Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan is nursing a leg injury but…

Darron Cummings/AP file photoStanford junior quarterback Kevin Hogan (8) sustained a leg injury during Saturday's game against Notre Dame
Elaine Thompson/AP file photoDynamic wide receiver Ty Montgomery and the Stanford offense are struggling in the red zone and with penalties.

No. 14 Stanford trying to jolt stagnant offense

STANFORD -- The offense has struggled enough through the first four games…

Elaine Thompson/AP file photoDynamic wide receiver Ty Montgomery and the Stanford offense are struggling in the red zone and with penalties.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoStanford football coach David Shaw will use the bye this week to give his players a little extra time off.

No. 16 Stanford using bye to rest, recruit

STANFORD -- David Shaw had to search through his practice plans from…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoStanford football coach David Shaw will use the bye this week to give his players a little extra time off.

No. 15 Stanford trying to regroup from loss to USC

Kevin Hogan is sore after most games, so the aches the Stanford…

AP PhotoTy Montgomery

Stanford preview: Restocking in pursuit of third straight Pac-12 title

After four consecutive trips to BCS bowl games and two straight Pac-12…

AP PhotoTy Montgomery
Tony Avelar/2013 AP file photoStanford All-America kick returner Ty Montgomery was medically cleared to play the Cardinal’s season opener Saturday against UC Davis.

Stanford’s Ty Montgomery will play vs. UC Davis

STANFORD -- Most of the position battles are settled, and the biggest…

Tony Avelar/2013 AP file photoStanford All-America kick returner Ty Montgomery was medically cleared to play the Cardinal’s season opener Saturday against UC Davis.
2013 AP file photoStanford senior A.J. Tarpley will need to take on a larger leadership role this season.

Expectations still high for Stanford this season

STANFORD — It’s possible no one was happier when the Pac-12 Conference’s…

2013 AP file photoStanford senior A.J. Tarpley will need to take on a larger leadership role this season.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 ap file photoJunior Kelsey Young has the early edge to be Stanford’s featured running back this season.

Stanford searching for its next great running back

STANFORD -- Stanford football coach David Shaw is beginning this season the…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 ap file photoJunior Kelsey Young has the early edge to be Stanford’s featured running back this season.
Patrick Breen/The Arizona Republic via APArizona State's Eric Jacobsen fights for a loose ball with Stanford's Chasson Randle

Stanford begins camp ready to reload, not rebuild

STANFORD — Stanford football coach David Shaw walked over to reporters following…

Patrick Breen/The Arizona Republic via APArizona State's Eric Jacobsen fights for a loose ball with Stanford's Chasson Randle
Alex Washburn/apStanford’s Ty Montgomery is hoping to play Aug. 30 against UC Davis

Stanford star Ty Montgomery rehabbing shoulder

SANTA CLARA -- Stanford wide receiver and All-America kick returner Ty Montgomery…

Alex Washburn/apStanford’s Ty Montgomery is hoping to play Aug. 30 against UC Davis
Danny Moloshok/APStanford's David Shaw said he is "confused" by the recent push for athletes to become unionized.

Stanford coach Shaw questions unionization movement

STANFORD -- Stanford coach David Shaw is questioning what's behind the union…

Danny Moloshok/APStanford's David Shaw said he is "confused" by the recent push for athletes to become unionized.
AJ Mast/APStanford needed several late-game comebacks to reach this weekend’s super regional.

Stanford’s Kodi Whitfield moving from WR to safety

Kodi Whitfield made one of the most incredible touchdown catches in college…

AJ Mast/APStanford needed several late-game comebacks to reach this weekend’s super regional.

Stanford begins spring practice with familiar task

Stanford is back on the field and ready to face a familiar…

harry How/getty images file photoDavid Shaw led Stanford to its fourth straight BCS bowl and second straight Pac-12 Conference title this year.

Shaw says Stanford had successful season, tough ending

By David Shaw’s standards, Stanford had another successful season. The Cardinal won…

harry How/getty images file photoDavid Shaw led Stanford to its fourth straight BCS bowl and second straight Pac-12 Conference title this year.