Offensive tackle Kyle Murphy was drafted by the Green Bay Packers with the 200th overall pick in the sixth round of the 2016 NFL Draft on Saturday.
Inside linebacker Blake Martinez was selected by the Green Bay Packers with the 131st overall pick in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. He is Stanford’s first inside linebacker draftee in over a decade after David Bergeron was last taken in the sixth round of the 2005 draft.
Tight end Austin Hooper was selected by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft with the 81st overall pick, becoming the second Stanford player of the 2016 draft class to hear his name called. Hooper had been rated by NFL.com as Stanford’s second-best prospect behind Joshua Garnett, who was taken in the first round by the 49ers.
The Daily’s football writers give their projections and analysis for Stanford’s top NFL hopefuls.
For the first time since 2011, there will be no Kevin Hogan under center at the Cardinal and White Spring Game. After three Pac-12 Championships, two Rose Bowl victories and 36 career wins, Hogan departs Stanford for the NFL, leaving a gaping hole at the quarterback position. The battle to replace Hogan will be the…
Junior tight end Austin Hooper announced Monday on Twitter that he will enter the 2016 NFL Draft, forgoing his two remaining years of collegiate eligibility.
Two worlds will collide on Friday when the No. 6 Cardinal (11-2, 8-1 Pac-12) and No. 5 Hawkeyes (12-1, 8-0 Big Ten) clash in the 102nd chapter of the Rose Bowl Game, and even though Stanford will be finding itself on familiar turf, the significance of the experience will never fade.
No. 6 Stanford (11-2, 8-1 Pac-12) vs. No. 5 Iowa (12-1, 8-0 Big Ten).