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8-3, 1st in Pac 12 - North
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Miami moves up to No. 2 in latest CFP rankings

Despite rolling to a victory this week, Clemson fell to No. 3 in this week's CFP rankings, switching spots with No. 2 Miami. Oklahoma remains at No. 4, while top-ranked Alabama readies for the Iron Bowl against No. 6 Auburn.

Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer 

Re the clock-killing drive: Shaw said, "If we were going to score, it was going to be a touchdown. I wasn't going to kick a field goal. Otherwise, we back them up and make them go the length of the field."

Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer 

Hobbled Stanford star Bryce Love finished with 101 yards, thanks to a 57-yard TD in the 3rd quarter, & didn't appear on the 14-play drive in which the Card killed the last 7:25 to win. "To outrun the whole defense on 1 1/2 ankles was unbelievable," Coach David Shaw said.

Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer 

David Shaw won his 72nd game at Stanford, moving past Pop Warner into 1st alltime on the Farm. Shaw thanked his family, called the record "awesome," & let on he remembers the doubts of fans & media after his 20 losses. Shaw: "The bandwagon was completely empty & our guys fight back."

Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer 

As a freshman, Harrison Phillips watched his senior teammates parade The Axe at Cal & dreamt of getting his chance. Three years later, the Stanford captain seized his opportunity. And? "It was heavy! It was a lot heavier than I expected." Still, Phillips said, "One of my favorite memories here so far." And for the rest of his life.

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Shaw sets Cardinal record

David Shaw surpassed College Football Hall of Famer Pop Warner as Stanford's winningest coach with Saturday's 17-14 win over Cal.

Love leaves game with an injury (0:46)
Love breaks off big Stanford TD run (0:34)

Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer 

Bryce Love broke out on Stanford's 1st possession of the 2nd half, taking it 57 yards for a TD out of the Cardinal's jumbo, 22-in-the-box formation. Great blocks from fullback Daniel Marx and pulling guard Nate Herbig sprung him.

Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer 

Best RB at Stanford Stadium in 1st half has been Cal junior Patrick Laird, w/ 12 carries for 83 yards. Bryce Love (6 carries for 17 yards) has been in & out of lineup & didn't play on Stanford's last possession of half.

Costello finds Smith for Stanford's TD (0:19)
35th anniversary of college football's craziest play (0:50)
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FPI: Cardinal heavy favorites vs. Golden Bears

Stanford has won the last seven meetings against Cal, tying its longest winning streak in this series (seven straight from 1995-2001). Each of the last five Cardinal victories have come by double digits.

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Signature moment so far: Stanford

Bryce Love has been the story of the season for the Cardinal, and he came through in the biggest of moments.

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Rush leaders are neck and neck

Bryce Love and Rashaad Penny have been nothing short of outstanding for their respective teams, but when it comes to who trumps the other, Love leads in rushing by just 20 yards this season. The race is close, and don't count out Jonathan Taylor just yet either.

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Miami, OU join Bama, Clemson in CFP top four

The U is back in the national title conversation, as Miami moved up to No. 3 in the CFP rankings, checking in ahead of No. 4 Oklahoma but behind Alabama and Clemson.

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Rank 'em: Who's the top Heisman Trophy candidate?

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield earned all the first-place votes from our panel for the second week in a row. But who's your choice for the award?

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Love, pair of Cougars earn Pac-12 honors

Bryce Love was named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season after extending his FBS-leading touchdown streak to 11 games on Friday. Hercules Mata'afa matched a career high in tackles, and made career highs in tackles for loss and sacks in Washington State's win over Utah on Saturday. Erik Powell earned his third Pac-12 Special Teams Player of the Week nod this year.

Team Stats

Passing Yards184.4Tied-96th
Rushing Yards215.726th
Points For31.843rd
Points Against20.729th