Wild Weekends: Rivalries, Big Games, and a Surprise Twist


As the season progresses and the stakes get higher week to week, there is no shortage of things out there to surprise you. This past weekend offered a platter of different kinds of games, whether they were blowouts, nail-biters, rivalry […]

Thursday Night Football Preview: Stanford at Washington

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The refs are back but the game is Cleveland Browns-Baltimore Ravens? Yuck. The real showdown on Thursday night isn’t in the city known for crab cakes but in the Pacific Northwest. So you can hold the Old Bay, I’ll have […]

Rant Sports 100 in 100 College Football Previews: No. 20 Stanford Cardinal


How do you replace one of the best players in college football, especially when that player is your long-time starting quarterback?  A daunting task for any program, and one that the Stanford Cardinal will have to try to figure out […]

Rant Sports Preseason All American Team Running Backs: Montee Ball And Joseph Randle

Montee Ball

Today we hit the second of ten days putting together our Preseason All American Team here at Rant Sports.  We started with the offense, and the leader of our offense, quarterback Matt Barkley of the USC Trojans.  Today we’ll stay in […]

Departure of Tyler Gaffney isn’t a huge setback for Stanford

Tyler Gaffney

Last Friday, Stanford running back Tyler Gaffney announced that he would be pursuing his dream of playing major league baseball after being drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates of the MLB. “Stanford has been amazing. I can’t say enough. Brotherhood on […]

Stanford RB Taylor deserves 2012 Heisman candidacy

Stepfan Taylor

When former Cardinal quarterback Andrew Luck declared himself eligible for the 2012 NFL Draft, all hope seemed lost for the Stanford football program. All appearances were that the era of Stanford ranking among college football’s elite had come to an […]

Notre Dame Football: Irish Offense Sputters, Drop Season Finale to Cardinal

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In their last game of the 2011 regular season, the Irish offense failed to perform for most of the 60 minutes of the game and Notre Dame dropped their fourth loss of the season this time at the hands of […]

Notre Dame Football: Irish Have Legit Shot Against Cardinal Tonight

Andrew Luck

With Thanksgiving and Black Friday over, Gameday for the Irish and Cardinal is finally here. Most betting experts and fans have the Cardinal as the overwhelming favorite with the game being at home in Palo Alto this evening, but make […]