After finishing second to Baker Mayfield in last season's Heisman Trophy race, Stanford running back Bryce Love is the early favorite in Las Vegas to win the award this season.
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He's a Heisman Trophy favorite, but Bryce Love can't get enough of the anonymous college life that Stanford provides.
- Stanford RB Love early Vegas Heisman favorite
- Ex-Stanford CB Alexander signs with LSU
- Ex-Stanford QB Chryst heading to Tennessee
- Stanford QB Costello to miss spring practice
Former Stanford cornerback Terrence Alexander has signed with the LSU Tigers as a graduate transfer and is eligible to play this season.
As we finish up our dream, 64-team college football bracket, which team reigns supreme? Thanks to a dominant defense and several options at QB, Dabo Swinney's squad comes out on top.
Sure, the College Football Playoff is great, but let's get greedy. Using the 2018 preseason FPI, we get down to the Sweet 16 in a true version of gridiron madness.
"He's running the team right now more than I am," David Shaw said of Jack Richardson, the son of two ex-Stanford athletes who's stepped in amid injury.
Former Stanford quarterback Keller Chryst, who started 13 games for the Cardinal in the past two seasons, is headed to Tennessee as a graduate transfer.
Which teams have the best combination of quarterback, running back and receiver? It starts with Stanford, but turning projections to reality at Oklahoma and Alabama could change things.
After his memorable appearance on "The Bachelor," Stanford performance coach Ross Jirgl attracted quite the crowd on the first day of spring practice.
Stanford quarterback K.J. Costello will miss spring practice due to injury.
Which teams are primed for success over the next three seasons at the game's most important position? A true freshman led Georgia to the title game, and the Bulldogs have the nation's top 2018 recruit on campus, but Clemson and Alabama aren't far behind.
The classes are full, and the grades are out. Alabama, Ohio State and Texas impressed and earned the only three A-plus marks.
Tanner McKee is the second ESPN 300 quarterback to sign with David Shaw and Stanford during this recruiting cycle.
Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer
ESPN 300 quarterback Tanner McKee has committed to Stanford. Joins ESPN 300 quarterback Jack West in this class for the Cardinal.
Defensive back Patrick Surtain Jr., the top available recruit in the ESPN 300 on national signing day, picked Alabama. Georgia, however, is at No. 1 in the class rankings.
Stanford running back Bryce Love won the Lombardi Award, given to the top Division I football player based on performance, leadership, character and resilience.
Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield and finalists Lamar Jackson and Bryce Love are among seven finalists for the Lombardi Award, which is given to the nation's top player based on performance as well as leadership, character and resiliency.
Stanford quarterback Keller Chryst, who lost his starting job midway through 2017, will transfer for his final year of eligibility.
Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer
Stanford junior linebacker Ryan Beecher, a walk-on from Fresno, announced he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in December. "I am receiving treatments while attending classes at Stanford," Beecher said in a statement. "I look forward to making a full and healthy recovery. With the help and support of my family, friends and teammates, I remain inspired to once again contribute to the Cardinal football team."
Bryce Love, who finished second in the Heisman Trophy voting after rushing for 2,118 yards, will return for his senior season at Stanford.
Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer
Heisman Trophy runner-up Bryce Love has decided to return to Stanford for his senior season, his father, Christopher Love, confirmed to ESPN on Tuesday morning. Love's decision to return to Stanford was first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle.
Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer
Stanford CB Quenton Meeks announced he will enter the NFL draft. Meeks is the third player off the Cardinal's defense to declare early, joining DL Harrison Phillips and S Justin Reid.
Stanford safety Justin Reid, younger brother of San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid, will skip his senior season to enter the NFL draft.
Stanford defensive lineman Harrison Phillips, who led the Cardinal with 103 tackles this season, announced he will enter the NFL draft.