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The football history of Stanford vs. Northwestern

As the Stanford football team heads to Evanston, Ill. this Saturday to begin its season against Northwestern, we take a look back at the football history between the two schools. Stanford and Northwestern have probably faced each other in more academic competitions than football ones, as there are only six recorded football match-ups between the schools. As is the…

Lakshman: Cute storylines aside, Stanford-Northwestern is a quality matchup

Ah, the first full week of college football is almost here, and the four-month vice grip on the nation’s consciousness will begin in earnest. While gargantuan matchups pepper the schedule from Labor Day weekend to New Year’s Day, there’s nothing quite like the anticipation surrounding the primetime games of week one, where the combination of football…