CBS Sports draft analyst Rob Rang noted that Stanford junior RB Christian McCaffrey is "quick to the hole and even faster through it and into the second level."
Pro Football Focus ranks Stanford junior RB Christian McCaffrey as the No. 3 draft-eligible running back.
Stanford named redshirt junior QB Ryan Burns starter.
Stanford redshirt senior S Zach Hoffpauir is back on the roster after missing last season to play pro baseball.
ESPN's Tom Luginbill noted that Stanford four-star 2017 verbal WR commit Osiris St. Brown "catches everything."
Stanford received a verbal commitment from four-star 2017 WR Osiris St. Brown.
Uncommitted four-star 2017 WR Osiris St. Brown will make his pledge public on Friday.
Uncommitted four-star 2017 WR Osiris St. Brown is considering committing "within the next week or so."
ESPN's Tom Luginbill noted that Stanford four-star 2018 verbal QB commit Jack West "has an extremely high football IQ."
NFL.com's Daniel Jeremiah compares Stanford junior RB Christian McCaffrey to the Atlanta Falcons' Devonta Freeman for "their running styles and diverse skill sets."
Stanford HC David Shaw said that his starting quarterback must be adept at "handl[ing] the running game at the line of scrimmage.
The Pac-12 media has correctly picked the winner of the conference in just two of the last nine offseasons.
Stanford HC David Shaw used former Raiders QB Rich Gannon's late-career momentum as a comparative point for junior RB Christian McCaffrey.
Stanford 2017 four-star TE commit Colby Parkinson "was unstoppable at times" during The Opening, per ESPN's Erik McKinney, and "[established] a strong connection through the air with fellow Cardinal commit, quarterback Davis Mills."
Stanford redshirt sophomore WR Isaiah Brandt-Sims runs a 6.81 second 60-meter dash.