Captain running back Stepfan Taylor, a strong preseason candidate for the Doak Walker Award, enters his senior year with back-to-back 1000-yard rushing seasons under his belt. Needing 1,264 yards to become the all-time Stanford rushing leader, Taylor has worked on his flexibility and ability to read defenses prior to the snap during the off-season. (DON FERIA/Stanfordphoto.com)
STANFORD, CA-OCTOBER 22, 2011- Stanford takes on the University of Washington at Stanford Stadium. The Cardinal prevailed over the Huskies 65-21.